Category: News

Field position, tough defense leads East Webster to 21-0 win in Maroon Bowl

Wolverine ball carrier moves down field as a host of Eagles go for the tackle.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

While the real estate business might be all about location, location, location, the Maroon Bowl played between homestanding East Webster and arch-rival Eupora on Friday night came down to field position, field position, field … Read more

‘Incredible Owls’ at Maben storytime

Will Harper, Winters Norman, Madelynn Avent, Ms. Mary and Brayden Avent

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

“Who, who… likes owls? Our story Oct. 16 was “Incredible Owls.”… Read more

Wedding: Mohan-McRee


Carley Susann Mohan and Mark Majure McRee were united in marriage on August 1, 2015 at half past six in the evening at Fondren Church in Jackson, with Reverend Robert Green officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Ms. Patricia … Read more

EW’s Patterson ready to play for EMCC Lady Lions

Members of the EMCC women's basketball team are: Front Row (L-R): Tianna Germain, Cam Campbell, Jessica Wilbourn, Ki-Ki Patterson, Bre Jernigan, T.J. Harper, Anissia May. Back Row (L-R): Gabrielle Cole, Kimmie Jackson, Coco Hobson, Head Coach Sharon Thompson, Assistant Coach Michael Morgan, Quantesha Patterson, Chenya Sealey, Camry Jones.

From school reports

SCOOBA – Unlike a year ago when they began the campaign with a roster full of newcomers, the East Mississippi Community College Lady Lions will open the much-anticipated basketball season with a handful of familiar faces under … Read more

MAGC conference


Webster County gifted education teachers attend the Mississippi … Read more

Church guest with area connections speaks

Cynthia Jackson Williams

By Terry Harpole

Maben United Methodist Church men and women were treated to an interesting program Oct 25 by a young woman from Starkville who actually has many connections and happy memories of the people in the area.… Read more

Wolverines set to open MHSAA 2A playoffs at home on Friday

Quarterback Jack Wilson (6) heads downfield against Eupora.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Wolverines of East Webster High School will begin taking care of a little unfinished business when they play host to Walnut at 7 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the MHSAA … Read more

Whitlock joins Starkville Properties as Realtor


From Press Reports

Starkville Properties is pleased to welcome Joshua G. Whitlock as the newest member of its real estate team.

“Josh has a great background in customer service,” said Melanie Mitchell, principal broker and co-owner of Starkville Properties. “He … Read more

Eupora set to hit road to face top-seeded Baldwyn in playoffs

Victor Goldman gains some yardage.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

First-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards knows very well the reputation of Baldwyn High School when it comes to football.

He also understands that the Bearcats are currently 9-2 and won … Read more