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Junior high and high school students recently participated in

Local student assists at the state Capitol

From Press Reports Mari-Todd Brown of Mathiston, and Ethan Hester and Trey Jackson of Starkville recently served as pages for the Mississippi Senate.

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Desoto County residents Glen Barlow, Dakota Barlow and Hayley

Lady Wolverines pick up narrow win over Houston

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes The East Webster Lady Wolverines ran their record to 6-0 on the season with a 3-2 win over Houston last Tuesday. Rain washed out the rest of EWHS’ games last week, including the two-day…

Garden Club sponsors Litter Poster Contest

For the WPT The Maben Home and Garden Club sponsored (a soon-to-be) annual Litter Poster Contest at East Webster Elementary School from Feb. 15-18. The contest was open to the 73 second-grade students. Students were allowed to use a medium…

Enjoying storytime

A beautiful springlike day brought children and parents to Webster County Library on March 9 for storytime. After visiting and playing, everyone gathered

East Webster boys take big step forward during 2015-16 season

From school reports The 2015-2016 season at East Webster was one that was filled with new faces. The boys team only had two players returning with significant playing experience and would have to transition to a new style of play…

Floral design class

Residents at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora enjoy their “floral design class” afternoon activity. Thanks to Sara’s Flower Shop & Nursery, which donated flowers for

Eupora Eagles split pair of baseball games

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times The Eagles of Eupora High School split a pair of games last week, edging Hebron Christian on Monday before falling to French Camp Academy on Tuesday. This week has Eupora traveling to Calhoun City on…