Sports briefs

LHS-Noxubee football game moved to Oct. 13 The football showdown between Louisville High school and Noxubee County has been moved up one day to Thursday, Oct. 13. Kick-off is still set for 7 p.m. at R.E. Hinze Stadium in Louisville.…

Lady Wolverines open season with 2-0 mark

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster slow-pitch softball team got its 2016 regular season off to a good start with a pair of wins in the Eupora Classic on Saturday. The Lady Wolverines beat Grenada 7-4 and…

Sports briefs

Holmes Community College cheer squad fairs well GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Cheerleaders performed well at the UCA College Spirit Camp at the University of Alabama earlier this month. The squad was the top Mississippi Community/Junior college squad in…

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, AUG. 18 Prep Volleyball 6 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County Prep Softball TBA — Neshoba Central at Philadelphia 5:30 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Leake County 5:45 pm. — Canton…

Dove hunting opportunity offered in county

From Press Reports Through its Private Land Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks has partnered with private landowners to provide dove fields in Webster and two other counties, and is offering a limited number of…