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… Read more

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 … Read more

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.… Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more