From Press Reports
As part of its Private Lands Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks has prepared a dove field in Webster County and is offering a limited number of hunting permits for purchase.
The … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
Head coach Doug Wilson entered last Friday’s game with Noxapater hoping his East Webster Wolverines would be tested a little more than they were in their-season opening win over Vardaman.
Although the result — … Read more
Fun at the beach with Pete the cat was the theme at Webster County Public Library on Aug. 26. After the children sang and danced to “Five Little Monkeys” … Read more
From school reports
STARKVILLE – For the first time in program history, Mississippi State football has eclipsed the 50,000-mark in season ticket sales, the MSU Athletic Ticket Office announced last week.
As of Tuesday afternoon, 50,311 2015 season tickets have … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Supervisors have approved Webster County’s budget for the new fiscal year that begins Oct. 1.
They did so Friday following a public hearing during which board attorney Buchanan Meek Jr. gave an overview of … Read more
Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and polish sausages. But a lot of hungry fans could be headed for … Read more
By Bro. J.B .Rowe
Why did Jesus die? We can answer this question in a nutshell with a few words of scripture and leave it there, such as, “Behold, a virgin shall conceive and bring forth a son,” — “And … Read more
By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi State University leaders realized the importance of instituting a standardized response system to assist with all types of catastrophes that might strike the state.
Six months after … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Sept. 5, 1940
1st Cotton Sold Tuesday
The first bale of cotton to be ginned here for the 1940 season was sold to the highest bidder on the streets of … Read more
Wade Henson of Kilmichael has received his bachelor of science in nursing from Western Governors University.
The university held its 29th semiannual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on Aug.15 and celebrated the graduation of more than 8,500 graduates. In … Read more