Category: News

Top Stories: 2015

Looking Back: Top l0 stories of 2015 From Staff Reports Here is a look at Webster County’s Top 10 news stories of 2015 as selected by the Progress-Times: 1) Courthouse developments: After prolonged litigation, the Webster County Board of Supervisors…

Club hosting Houston Solar Race Team

By Terry Harpole This might sound a little like Mississippi State University’s EcoCAR program, which began when people were in search of a cheaper means of travel, but a similar group in Houston is run by students and the Houston…

Eupora boys, girls ready to begin 2016

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eagles and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School hope to get the 2016 portion of their basketball seasons off to a good start this week with a pair of road games. EHS was…

Calendar of Events – 01/06/2016

Weight Watchers Start the new year off right by joining Weight Watchers at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora and learn all about the new Weight Watchers Beyond the Scale program. Must have 15 participants for class to make. Call Terasa Sanders…

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6 College Basketball 7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU THURSDAY, JAN. 7 Prep Basketball East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:15 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs.

Local team assists in toddler search in Chickasaw

From Press & Staff Reports A 2-year-old who went missing Thursday morning in Chickasaw County was found crying and clinging to a power line pole. Eli Ray, who disappeared from a County Road 24 residence around 10 a.m., was found at…

Maben Home, Garden Club enjoys Christmas party

From Club Reports Over the river and through the woods the Maben Home and Garden Club ladies did go Dec. 8 to the forest-enclosed home, which was suitably decorated in traditional Christmas colors for the season, of Dottie Dewberry`s for…

MSU pounds N.C. State to take Belk Bowl title

From School Reports CHARLOTTE, N.C. — To close out the 2015 season, Mississippi State (9-4) took down North Carolina State (7-6) 51-28 to win the Belk Bowl Wednesday. The Bulldogs started the game quickly on a 21-0 run, earning a…