Man arrested in multicounty burglaries

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A man wanted by law enforcement in a string of burglaries spanning multiple counties, including Webster, has been apprehended. The Webster Sheriff’s Department had issued a press release Thursday to news media and on…

Interim superintendent gives update

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   Eupora Rotarians received an update last week on the Webster County School District from Interim Superintendent of Education Michael Adkins. “We have a great school district,” said the Rotary Club’s March 28 speaker.…

MSU women reach NCAA Final Four

For the Mississippi State women’s basketball team, the music continues to play and the Bulldogs continue to dance. Behind an NCAA Tournament school-record 41 points from Morgan William, No. 2 seed Mississippi State upset No. 1 seed Baylor 94-85 in…

Eupora sweeps division pair

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times   Eupora pulled off a pair of Region 4-2A baseball victories last week, sweeping division rival Calhoun City. The Eagles won 7-3 over the Wildcats on Tuesday in Eupora, then went to Calhoun City…

Wolverines sweep pair from Winona

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times   East Webster picked up a pair of important division baseball wins last week, knocking off Winona 8-5 on Tuesday and 11-1 on Friday. Those two district wins were sandwiched around an 18-2 trouncing…