By Austin Bishop
The Webster-Progress Times
The Eupora Eagles opened defense of their 2014 MHSAA Class 2A North State Baseball Championship in fine fashion on Saturday with an 11-0 win over Houlka.
Senior Trey Pittman fired a five-inning no-hitter for … Read more
Weekend of Encouragement
The Webster County Baptist Association will host a Weekend of Encouragement March 20-22.
Dr. Jeff Iorg, president of Golden Gate Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in San Francisco, will be the guest speaker for the event.
Services are … Read more
The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during February:
Speeding, seven; suspended driver’s license, four; disregard for school bus stop sign, one; disregard for traffic device, one; reckless driving, one; seatbelt violation, one; no proof of insurance, two; expired tag, … Read more
Mississippi youth in Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties will join youth from other states, and even countries all across the world, on March 18 to voice their opposition to big tobacco companies during 2015 Kick Butts Day.
Kick Butts Day … Read more
Demond Moncrief, DOB 01-23-85, BM; Webster 5: two counts of sale of marijuana.
Jabari Kilbert, DOB 06-20-73, BM; G25: possession of paraphernalia.
Norman James, DOB 01-17-63, WM; Webster 4: hold for Mississippi Department of Corrections.… Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this winter season called “EXPLORING SPRING STARS!” This presentation will be given on Friday, March 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David … Read more
From Staff Reports
A precautionary boil-water alert that the Savannah Water Association had issued was lifted Friday, according to the Mississippi State Department of Health. Water from this system is now safe to drink.
The association had issued the self-imposed … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
A young man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to assaulting a Webster County law enforcement officer.
Daniel Mitchell, 20, pleaded guilty Feb. 23 in the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court to … Read more
From school reports
STARKVILLE — Victoria Vivians added another piece of hardware to her impressive freshman season as she was named the 2015 Gillom Trophy winner Monday at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Jackson.
Vivians became … Read more
CLINTON —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out early on the Pearl River Community College Wildcats and led for 39 minutes before the Wildcats were able to tie the game at 72 with one minute left in regulation and … Read more