Sports

Slow start costs Holmes in 40-14 North Divison loss

From School Reports

Costly mistakes early in the contest helped the Itawamba Community College Indians jump ahead of the Holmes Community College Bulldogs in the first quarter, and the Bulldogs then played from behind the remainder of the game and … Read more

Newton among MSU drum majors

MSU Drum Major Jesse Newton

For the WPT

Jesse Newton, a 2013 graduate of Eupora High School, is excited to be one of the four drum majors for the Famous Maroon Band at Mississippi State University.

Starting as a freshman at MSU, he played the … Read more

Lady Eagles pick up three solid softball victories

Haylee McCrory at catcher.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School slow-pitch softball team won three of the four games it played last week, with the only loss coming to defending MHSAA Class 3A State Champion Philadelphia High School.

EHS, 7-1 … Read more

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East Webster High School’s junior varsity softball team defeated … Read more

Big first half leads East Webster past Noxapater, 42-8

PHOTOS BY DIANA EDWARDS/EWHS
Running back Chase Keller carries the ball for East Webster in Friday night’s win at Noxapater. The Wolverines defeated the Tigers 42-8.

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

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