Category: News

EES Homecoming

Eupora Elementary School celebrates Homecoming Week, which was Sept. 14-18.

East Webster Wolverines head into region play with 6-0 mark

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes The Wolverines of East Webster High School have been preparing for this coming Friday night since early summer. “We have put in a lot of hard work and the guys have come out here…

EMCC Homecoming Maid

Brittany Bell of Mathiston was among East Mississippi Community College’s 2015 homecoming maids. The sophomore, daughter of Randal and Kristy Bell, is a member of the EMCC cheerleading squad. After graduating,

‘Tacky the Penguin’

Children were laughing and giggling as they arrived at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 23. Before storytime, they checked out books, played with puzzles and visited with friends.

Lady Wolverines looking to bounce back from first loss

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Although the Lady Wolverines dropped their first game of the season on Thursday, East Webster High School slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill said their is a lot of softball yet to be played. “It…

Jail Docket – 09/30/15

Sept. 22 James T. King, DOB 02-24-45, WM; Eupora 3 and Eupora 5: hold for Lowndes. Sept. 23 Michael V. Sproles, DOB 12-04-74, WM; Mississippi Department of Corrections/Talford:

Time Capsules – 09/30/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Oct. 3, 1940 The Weather September has been an unusual month for harvesting crops. We had 23 days clear weather, 3 days of partly cloudy weather and only 4 days…

Hill Fire opens October 3

From press reports The Montgomery County Arts Council will present its 12th edition of Hill Fire beginning October 3, 2015 and continuing on October 4, 8, and 10 at the Performing Arts Center at 208 Summit Street in Winona.

Editorial Roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water. Though the AP report tends to focus on…