Category: News

Holmes-Grenada recognizes student achievements

From Press Reports The Holmes Community College Grenada Center recognized its students’ achievements and honors during the 2015 Honors Day Program in the Corey Forum on April 14. The afternoon began with a welcome from Dr. Myra Harville, academic dean…

Geologic resources

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Darrel Schmitz presents a program about geologic resources of Webster County to the Eupora Rotary Club.

Holmes inducts locals into honor society

From Press Reports The Kappa Alpha Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Holmes Community College in Goodman inducted two Webster County students as new members into the honor society on Feb. 9 in the McDaniel auditorium. Those inducted from Webster…

East Webster claims seventh fast-pitch state championship

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines were flashing more than just a little leather in the field on Saturday, as they used consistent pitching, excellent defense, and clutch hitting to sweep two games from Lloyd Star and…

Signing time

BETH HENDRIX/EWHS Derek Jones, who graduated Sunday from East Webster High School, signs his baseball scholarship with Holmes Community College. Joining him at last Thursday’s signing ceremony are

MUMC Razmus Circle recognizes firefighters

From Church Reports Mathiston’s United Methodist Church Razmus Circle celebrated International Firefighters’ Day with recognition of the church’s local firefighters. Jessie Frye, president of the Razmus group, gave a personal testimony of her rescue by the group. Lee Gilliland, chief…

‘Magic Tricks!’ Friday at BLY

From Staff Reports Eupora High School Band will present “Magic Tricks! (and Other Matters of Importance)” at 8 p.m. Friday, May 22, at the BLY Fine Arts Center.

Yard of the Month

DOTTIE DEWBERRY Phillip Reed and Polly Miller are shown at Jamie’s Body Shop

Purple Heart bill

Gov. Phil Bryant signs into law House Bill 841, which exempts Purple Heart recipients from being required to have a hunting license while hunting nuisance animals.

Mississippi Mustangs

The Mississippi Mustangs 11u team won first place in the 82 Challenge Bulldog Bash