Category: News

911 Calls – 11/04/15

Oct. 26 1:35 p.m., tree and power line down, Hwy. 403; Mathiston Fire, Webster SO, MHP, 4-County EPA respond. 2:34 p.m., tree on power line, Hwy. 9; Natchez Trace EPA responds. 4:51 p.m., Fellowship Road; transferred to Choctaw County. Oct.…

Sports Schedules – 11/04/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 5 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Grenada at Neshoba Central Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Lamar School at Winston Academy Junior High School Basketball 6 p.m. — East Webster at Winona

Eupora’s Jones sparks No. 19 Ole Miss in win over Auburn

From combined reports The first touchdown of Derrick Jones’ collegiate career was a big one, as the former Eupora High School standout hauled in a 45-yard scoring pass from Chad Kelly late in the third quarter to break a 13-13…

Calendar of Events – 11/04/15

David Kirkman  Memorial Bull Ride The second David Kirkman Memorial Bull Ride will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Covered K Arena in Maben. Come see top cowboys head to head on rank bulls shoot in out. Entertainment…

Local prep basketball set to tip off Saturday

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School are set to begin the 2015-16 basketball season when they take part in the Calhoun City Classic on Saturday. EHS is set to play Coffeeville at 11…

Editorial roundup – 11/04/15

Big gifts for big business Editorial by Jack Ryan, Publisher of the Enterprise McComb Journal A new report on economic development in 14 states shows in excellent detail how states have skewed taxpayer dollars toward large corporations instead of small…

Report from Liberty United Methodist Church

From Church Reports Greetings again from Liberty United Methodist Church and our pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. The year of 2015 is nearing its end and we plan to accomplish more things before that time.

Bulldogs hope to repeat impressive 25-7 campaign

From school reports Nine members of the Region XXIII Champion and NJCAA Elite Eight finishing Holmes Community College Bulldog Basketball Team return for the 2015-16 campaign at Holmes.

HCC Lady Bulldogs have six returnees off last year’s strong team

Six members of the 2014-15 Holmes Community College Lady Bulldog Basketball team, who made an appearance in both the MACJC State Tournament and the Region XXIII Tournament, return for the 2015-16 campaign at Holmes. The Bulldogs, who finished the season…