Category: News

Eupora wins softball North state title with sweep of EW

Haylee McCrory is safe at 2nd.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Before the Lady Eagles could take a shot at winning a state slow-pitch softball title, they had to get past nemesis East Webster last week.

Eupora took care of that chore with a 6-3, … Read more

Lady Wolverines come to an end in North State finals

Kerrigan Clark at pitcher.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School only lost four games during the 2015 slow-pitch fastball season, but two of them came in the MHSAA Class 2A North State Championship series, as Eupora … Read more

Memorial honors Mathiston veterans

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By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is the first of a two-part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are listed on the new war memorial monument in Mathiston.

The Mathiston Veterans Memorial, located between the town’s … Read more

Autobiographical

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Students in Lyn Blaylock’s creative writing class at Eupora High School have published autobiographical magazines. … Read more

Plenty on the line as East Webster, Eupora meet on Friday

A host of Eagles bring down the Calhoun City ball carrier and must be prepared for this Friday night.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

It’s that time of year again, and while East Webster head coach Doug Wilson says the Eupora-East Webster showdown is not intentionally scheduled for the last regular-season game of the year, it has certainly … Read more

Wolverines pick up ninth football win of 2015 season

DIANA EDWARDS
East Webster running back Chase Keller (8) rushed for three touchdowns in Friday night’s 45-6 home win over Bruce.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Winning big football games is similar to boxing — when a team throws a punch, it’s important to counter. That’s just what the Wolverines of East Webster High School did on Friday night on … Read more

Maben Garden Club tours nursery

DOTTIE DEWBERRY
Maben Garden Club members tour the Osborn Nursery with Cody Bennett narrating.

By Dottie Dewberry

“This is the day that the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it (Psalms 118:24).”

It was a beautiful fall day Oct. 20 when the lovely ladies of the Maben Home and Garden … Read more

Morton among Hinds CC summer graduates in 2015

Hinds Community College graduated 304 in two summer ceremonies on July 30 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus.

Of the total number of graduates, 23 graduated summa cum laude, which is a perfect 4.0 grade point average; 42 … Read more

City leaders hear audit presentation

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen, during a special-called meeting Sept. 28, heard an audit presentation on fiscal year 2014 by CPA Chris Turnipseed with Watkins, Ward and Stafford.

He presented and discussed the city … Read more