Board awards bid for EHS renovation

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has awarded a bid for renovation of the fire-damaged Eupora High School.

Board members did so during a special meeting Jan. 20, when they considered six bids for the project. Bids were … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/11/2015

Feb. 3
Ortegus Coffee, DOB 08-29-84, BM; MDOC Modelewski: simple assault, possession of marijuana, resisting arrest, disturbing family peace and probation violation.

Feb. 5
Bryan D. James, DOB 01-12-82, WM; MDOC: contempt of court-failure to pay.
Khristopher Alejandro, DOB 06-25-90, … Read more

HCC men improve to 8-1 in MACJC North

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs continued their push to a North Division title here Thursday night with a 72-55 win over the Itawamba Community College Indians.

With the win, the Bulldogs went to 15-5 overall and 8-1 … Read more

Stephen Edwards named Eupora head football coach

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Eupora has a new head football coach, but it’s far from a new face.

Stephen Edwards, a 1989 graduate of EHS, was officially selected as head coach of the Eagles during a Monday night … Read more

Put together a Valentine’s Day garden basket

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

All of you gardeners out there might be looking for something different to bestow on your special Valentine other than the traditional red roses. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/11/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central
6/8 p.m. — EMCC … Read more

Eupora sweeps pair from Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

To say the Eupora boys basketball team has closed out the regular season strong would be an understatement.

The Eagles head into their regular season final against West Oktibbeha on Friday riding a five-game … Read more

HCC baseball team gets off to 3-1 start

From school reports

SELMA, Ala. — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs started the 2015 campaign off by going 3-1 here Friday and Saturday. Holmes went 2-1 versus Wallace and 1-0 versus Marion Military Institute.

Holmes returns to action on Friday … Read more