Sports

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Basketball underway for local teams

Eupora Eagles

On Friday, Dec. 7, the Eupora Eagle boys and girls basketball squads travel to Kosciusko to play the Whippets. The Eagles spit the matches with the girls claiming a 44-33 win over the Lady Whippets while the boys … Read more

W. Oktibbeha honored with football recognition

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

Although the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves’s season did not turn out as anticipated, several Timberwolves earned postseason honors to commemorate their outstanding 2012 MHSAA football season.

With the end of the Mississippi High School Activities … Read more

Eupora Eagles journey ends after great season

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

Although their third trip in school history to Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson did not go as hoped for, the Eupora Eagles can be proud of their remarkable 2012 high school football season.… Read more

Eupora Eagles are Jackson bound

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Eagles are ready to give everything they have one last time on the gridiron this Friday at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson.

“I’m proud for these kids,” said Eupora head coach … Read more

State championship pep rally today

The Eupora High School cheerleaders invite all fans to a state championship pep rally for the Eupora Eagles on the eve of their game against Bassfield.

The pep rally starts at 6 p.m. today, Nov. 29, on Main Street.

The … Read more