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Lady Wolverines roll to easy sweep in playoff series

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

East Webster’s march toward another MSHAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch State Championship picked up a lot of steam over the past two weeks, as the Lady Wolverines won three impressive regular season games last week, … Read more

WCSD Student of the Month

Hayes Fason was awarded Webster County School District’s Student of the Month at the April 6 School Board meeting. He is the son of Darrell and Angel Fason, and the grandson of Max and Glenda Fason and Charley and Pam … Read more

Eupora cruises to first-round win over H.W. Byers

PHOTOS BY JUDY PITTMAN
Eupora swept the H.W. Byers Lions 9-0-and 12-0 at home Thursday to advance to the second round of the Class 2A state playoffs. On the mound for the Eagles in the opening-round doubleheader are Trey Pittman in Game 1

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

First year Eupora High School head baseball coach Michael Knight said his team’s philosophy is pretty straight forward as the Eagles move into the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Playoffs.

“The … Read more

At the beach

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It was time for the beach at Webster County Library on April 22. Even though it was a little chilly, the children came dressed in their beach clothes. They sang “My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean” and … Read more

Church has special day, speaker

TERRY HARPOLE
The Revs. Shepperd and Haggard after services

By Terry Harpole

Maben United Methodist Church had a lunch April 12 to honor a pastor who will be retiring after this year’s Mississippi United Methodist Conference.

That pastor was the Rev. Larry Haggard, who has, since 2005, been pastor … Read more

Dance Review

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PHOTOS BY GWEN SISSON
Joyce Yates School of Dance presented its 2015 Spring Dance Review on April 17 at Latham Auditorium. … Read more

Wolverines seek return to state championships

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East Webster faces Madison St. Joseph in the 2A North Half tennis championship at 2 p.m. today at the Ridgeland Tennis Center. East Webster players include JonHayden Hancock (front) and Mary Mae Turner.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster High School tennis team went into this week just one win away from having the opportunity to defend its MHSAA Class 2A State Championship.

After 7-0 wins over Pisgah and Union in … Read more

Fulgham advances in SkillsUSA competition

Clayton Fulgham

From Press Reports

Nine East Mississippi Community College students will trek to Louisville, Ky., in June for the chance to become SkillsUSA national champions.

In total, 18 EMCC Golden Triangle campus students from six different EMCC programs placed in the … Read more