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THURSDAY, FEB. 28 Prep Baseball TBA — Winona Tournament (Weir entered) 7:30 p.m. — Ackerman at Grenada Prep Softball 4 p.m. — Weir at Ethel 6 p.m. — East Webster at Vardaman 6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater FRIDAY, MARCH…

Wolverines counting on new faces on mound

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times It’s not every day you have a pitching staff like Cody Silver, Conner Burton and Ty Hendrix. It’s also not every day that you have to replace them. That’s the obstacle facing veteran baseball coach…

Rosters, Schedules sought for spring sports

From staff reports With the spring sports seasons upon us, the Webster Progress-Times is asking all area high school coaches and athletic directors to please submit their rosters and schedules. They cam be e-mailed to Austin Bishop at BrotherA4him@hotmail.com or…

Lady Wolverines head to South State

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times The only thing standing between East Webster and a trip to the MHSAA Class 2A South State Girls Tournament at Scott Central this weekend were the Lady Rebels of Richton. They didn’t stand there long.…

Things looking up for Eupora basketball

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times While both the Eagles and Lady Eagles saw their seasons come to an end earlier this year, there has been plenty of optimism stored up for the future. “Both programs are going in the right…

Webster county players selected for honors

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times With the end of the Mississippi High School Activities Association 2012 football season, several Webster county players were selected as Region 2-2A honorees. Eupora The Eupora Eagles stacked up postseason awards commemorating a historical…

Banks looks to Gator Bowl, back

From University Relations STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State’s Johnthan Banks is looking forward to the New Year, the Gator Bowl and the spring’s NFL draft. However, the nation’s top defensive back is also reminiscing this holiday season about his successful journey to…

Basketball teams in the county play tough

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times East Webster The East Webster Wolverine squads have been plowing through their basketball schedule. The Wolverines traveled to Houston last Friday night and came home with a split. The Lady Wolverines defeated the Lady…

Patriots Sweet Potato Bowl champions

From Press Reports The Eupora Patriots 11- and 12-year-old team won the first-place trophy in the Sweet Potato Bowl in Vardaman on Nov. 3. The team played three playoff games, winning against Calhoun City, Lafayette and in the final round…

MSHAA division 2A to see changes in 2013

By Ruthie Robison The Webster-Progress Times The Eupora Eagles and East Webster Wolverines will see new division opponents in the upcoming 2013 season. The Mississippi High School Activities Association released the new regions for 2013-15 on Friday, Nov. 30. Although…