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MSU falls just short against SEC rival LSU, 21-19

From school reports

STARKVILLE — No. 14 LSU (1-0, 1-0 SEC) beat No. 25 Mississippi State (1-1, 0-1) 21-19 on Saturday night in Starkville to open the 2015 Southeastern Conference season.

MSU’s senior quarterback Dak Prescott completed 34-of-52 passes for … Read more

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