Williamson recounts mission trips

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Public Library Willie Ree Williamson spoke at the meeting of Friends of the Webster County Public Library on Feb. 11. She and her husband, Gene, have made a number of trips to Haiti with…

High School spring sports info sought

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times The spring sports season is officially under way and your local paper is interested in covering our local high school, junior college and college athletes. All local high school coaches, athletic directors, scorekeepers and boosters…

Mitchell’s Eagles looking for consistency in season

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Eupora High School baseball coach Brad Mitchell says his team’s formula for success this season is really a pretty simple equation: throw strikes, play solid defense, and scratch out as many runs as possible.…

Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, FEB. 28 Prep Baseball TBA — Winona Tournament (Weir entered) 7:30 p.m. — Ackerman at Grenada Prep Softball 4 p.m. — Weir at Ethel 6 p.m. — East Webster at Vardaman 6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Noxapater FRIDAY, MARCH…

Wolverines counting on new faces on mound

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times It’s not every day you have a pitching staff like Cody Silver, Conner Burton and Ty Hendrix. It’s also not every day that you have to replace them. That’s the obstacle facing veteran baseball coach…