Holmes drops tough loss to homestanding Hinds

From school reports

RAYMOND — After getting in a hole here Thursday night against the Hinds Eagles, the Holmes Community College Bulldogs battled back and took a lead in the fourth quarter but couldn’t hang on as Hinds scored late … Read more

Two-time NJCAA defending champs handily win season opener

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

SCOOBA ‚Äî East Mississippi Community College’s ohn Franklin could hardly believe his eyes.
The sophomore transfer quarterback from Florida State just looked up at the scoreboard and shook his head in disbelief. “Sixty-nine points … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy
5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater
5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Bruce… Read more

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

Aug. 25
Rhonda McClain, DOB 10-19-63, WF; SO9 for Maben PD: hold for questioning/felony possession of cocaine (released Aug. 26 on $5,000 bond).
Joey McClain, DOB 10-15-70, WM; SO3 for Maben PD: hold for questioning/probation violation — Mississippi Department of … Read more

Lady Eagles take two road wins to improve to 4-0

Emily Littlejohn at bat for the Lady Eagles.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Courtney Hatcher had a huge offensive day to lead the Lady Eagles of Eupora to an 11-0 win over homestanding New Hope last Monday, while Delta Newman delivered a clutch bases-loaded double to push … Read more

Lady Wolverines cruise to 4-0 start with two big wins

Jennah Pate safe at 3rd.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster easily improved their slow-pitch softball record to 4-0 on the season with a pair of victories last week.

EWHS downed visiting South Pontotoc 13-2 on Tuesday, before rolling … Read more

College sports look

Holmes to open season at Hinds

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

The Bulldogs of Holmes Community College were set to open the 2015 football season in Raymond on Thursday as they traveled to take on Hinds Community College.

Holmes finished … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/26/2015

Prep Softball
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Philadelphia… Read more

MSU football focuses on two-a-day practices


Mississippi State football completed its second two-a-day practices of preseason camp on Monday at “The Farm” off campus.

A heat index soaring near and at times above 100 degrees greeted the squad at both practices, but head coach Dan … Read more