Category: News

Wolverines improve to 2-1 in region play with win over Okolona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times All week long the East Webster Wolverines approached their road game at Okolona last Friday night as a business trip. Consider the deal done. “We were talking about taking care of business and staying…

Lady Eagles advance to North State finals against EW

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School took care of business last week by sweeping both of their playoff series to earn a spot in the MHSAA Class 2A North State Finals against visiting…

A haunting storytime

Dressed in cute Halloween outfits, the children arrived at Webster County Library for storytime on Oct. 14. Before Ms. Pat read “It Was a Dark, Dark Night,”

Cancer survivor speaks

Friends of Webster County Library welcomed Darlene Arnold Gore of Grenada as guest speaker for the October meeting.

Author offers ‘accessible portrait’ of Clegg

Mathiston native subject of bio By Allen D. Boyer Hugh Clegg saw hard service in troubled times — at the FBI under J. Edgar Hoover and at Ole Miss under Ross Barnett. In his engaging biography “Troutmouth: The Two Careers of…

No children injured in Head Start bus accident

From Staff Reports No children were injured last week in a two-vehicle accident that involved a Head Start bus. The accident occurred about 8:20 a.m. Oct. 14 on Martin Luther King Drive Jr. Drive in front of West Eupora Church…

A job for everyone

There was job for everyone as “Friends of the Hospital” volunteered to help the

Enterprise hosts SBDC workshop

From Press Reports The Enterprise, the regional economic development organization for Webster, Montgomery and Choctaw counties, hosted a workshop for small business owners on Oct. 13 at the Depot in the Eupora.

Cowboy Yell

MEGAN BEAN/MSU Mississippi State University fans set a Guinness World Record on Sept. 10 for ringing cowbells at the Cowbell Yell in Davis Wade Stadium.

Twin sisters celebrate 77th birthdays

By Jennifer J. Whittier Bluffs & Bayous The Sept. 19 tailgate at Mississippi State University was special for several reasons. We had great food and fellowship; our Bulldogs won, and we celebrated Birthday #77 with identical twin sisters Jetty Paxton…