Holmes slugger takes national NJCAA honor

From school reports

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2015 recipients of the NJCAA Baseball Marucci Elite Hitter Award were released Thursday and on the list was Holmes sophomore shortstop Chad McNeil.

Selections ‚Äì based on the highest batting average in … Read more

EMCC Lions ranked No. 1

SCOOBA – Eyeing an unprecedented third consecutive NJCAA football championship, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College have received a No. 1 preseason ranking in the first junior college poll of the upcoming campaign produced by the Sporting News 2015 … Read more

All-Star game



Eupora High School’s Lamontae Salley (34) takes a handoff from West quarterback Jase Stroupe of Falkner High School during the third annual Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association All-Star Game. … Read more

Local athletes set to play in MAC All-Star events

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster duo of Madison Flemings and Bailie Springfield are scheduled to take part in the Mississippi Association of Coaches 2014-15 All-Star Fast-Pitch Softball Event this Saturday at Jones County Junior College in … Read more

PTC donates for championship rings

Reid (back, l.) with Principal Bill Brand and the East Webster High School girls state championship basketball team.

For the Progress-Times

Plymouth Tube Co. has made a $1,000 donation to the East Webster High School girls basketball team’s fundraising efforts for its 2015 state championship rings.

“Plymouth Tube Co. is proud to be part of the Webster County … Read more