Sports

Lady Wolverines moved to 5-1 with win over Houston

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   Sometimes things just click. That’s what happened for the Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School on Tuesday night as they began to figure out Houston High School’s full-court press in the fourth…

Eagles drop basketball opener to Calhoun City

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   After weeks of waiting, the Eupora High School boys basketball team finally hit the court on Tuesday night. While the final result may not have been what first-year head coach Danya Turner and…

Obituaries

Herbert Doyle Atkinson Sr. Nov. 29, 2013 Graveside services for Herbert Doyle Atkinson Sr., 58, of Ackerman were Dec. 4, 2013, at Enon Cemetery with the Rev. James Little officiating. He was born June 21, 1955, in Georgia. Mr. Atkinson…

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, DEC. 6 Prep Football 11 a.m. — MHSAA Class 1A State Championship: French Camp vs. Stringer 3 p.m. — MHSAA Class 2A State Championship: Calhoun City vs. Bassfield 4 p.m. — MAIS All-Star Football Game at Mississippi College 7:30…

MHSAA State title games set for this weekend

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times   Mississippi High School Activities Association state football champions will be crowned in all six classes over the weekend, with at least three of those games having some interest locally. In Class 2A…

San Diego Padres trade for Eupora’s Jones

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   Former Eupora High School and Mississippi State University pitching standout Devin Jones has been acquired by the San Diego Padres from the Baltimore Orioles. Jones was 4-7 with a 5.84 ERA in 24…

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 29 Prep Football 7 p.m. — French Camp at Stringer 7 p.m. — Louisville at Charleston Men’s College Basketball TBA — Ole Miss vs. Georgia Tech in Brooklyn 6 p.m. — USM at Louisville Women’s College Basketball TBA…

Holmes men move to 5-2 with big win

From school reports   The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up their fifth win of the season Thursday night to improve to 5-2 overall with an 82-67 win over the Hinds Community College Bulldogs. Holmes had four players in double…

Eupora ends solid season with 9-3 record

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times   Junior Graham may have the title football coach in front of his name, but he knows a little bit about science as well. “I learned in the eighth grade that it was…