From school reports
SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts … Read more
For the WPT
Mann Conrad of Starkville completed the Pinhoti 100-mile endurance race last month.
He is the son of Phillip and Paulette Lewis of Walthall and Terry Conrad of Ripley, Tennessee. He is the son-in-law of Tommy and Donna … Read more
By Jonnie Miles Hood
The 21st Springhill School Reunion was held in the Springhill School building on Sept. 5.
A large number of former students came and brought a bountiful supply of good food. There was much laughter and fellowship … Read more
Second- and third-grade SHAPE students from … Read more
75 Years Ago: Dec. 5, 1940
Taylor Brothers in Selling Event
Taylor Brothers, large Eupora department store, this week is announcing by way of a double-page advertisement in this issue of The Progress a great price-smashing sale of Christmas and … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
Ricky Woods, who has won seven state football championships during his head coaching career including titles at Ackerman High School in 1997 and 2001, says that winning state championships wasn’t his first priority when … Read more
WED, DEC. 2
7 p.m. — Texas Southern at MSU
THUR, DEC. 3
5:30/7 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville
Junior High Basketball… Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 6.7 percent in October, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The revised jobless rate for September was also 6.7 percent, while unemployment was at 8.2 … Read more
Michael Owens, DOB 04-19-83, BM; Webster 5: possession of controlled substance with intent.
Christopher Halsdorf, DOB 01-09-81, WM; Eupora 7: public drunk and disorderly conduct.… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
I am reading a book titled “Hamlet: A User’s Guide” by Michael Pennington, who has performed in “Hamlet, Prince of Denmark” numerous times throughout three decades.… Read more