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Eagles take flight in big home-opening win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Sometimes it just pays to listen. First-year Eupora head football coach Stephen Edwards took a little advice from assistant coach Danya Turner, leading to an easy 56-0 win over visiting French Camp Academy on…

Local youth places in bass tournament

For the WPT Dalton Smith, 13, of Tomnolen won the Mississippi Bass Federation Youth State Championship for ages 11-15 at Aliceville Lake on June 20. He has won the championship for the last two years. Dalton advanced to The Bass…

Two generations of Houseparents at FCA

Submitted French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, September 8, 12:00 noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church. We have an extra special opportunity this month to hear from Carolyn Akers, Houseparent  at FCA for 26 years and one of her former…

Pay Justice Court fines to avoid jail stay

From Webster County Justice Court The Webster County Justice Court is offering a place to stay and a meal to anyone that has unpaid fines. Contempt of court-failure to pay warrants have been issued. When you are arrested the only…

Lady Eagles pick up three solid softball victories

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team won three of the four games it played last week, with the only loss coming to defending MHSAA Class 3A State Champion Philadelphia High School. EHS, 7-1…

Lady Wolverines remain undefeated headed into third week

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times East Webster High School won three games by double-digits last week to improve to 7-0 on the slow-pitch softball season. The Lady Wolverines opened the week with a doubleheader sweep of Grenada on Monday,…

Traffic stop leads to crystal meth arrest

From Press & Staff Reports Webster County deputies made a traffic stop on Highway 9 in Eupora on Saturday that led to the finding of a small amount of crystal meth, a pipe and used syringe. Amanda Hill, 35, was…