Sports

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.… Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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