Key region games ahead for Lady Eagles

Savannah Kilpatrick slides in safe at home.

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times After winning three of four games last week to move to 10-7 on the season, the Eupora High School fast-pitch softball team enters this week with three important region games to play over an…

Maben 1st Baptist erects new steeple

The new steeple at Maben First Baptist Church

“An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars” and to God.” Samuel Taylor Coleridge By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — On March…

MDOC escapee remains on loose


By Joel McNeece Calhoun County Journal BRUCE — A man who escaped from an MDOC work detail last November remains on the loose after leading authorities on a chase through the New Liberty area last week. Khristopher Box, 32, originally escaped

Eupora rallied for key region win over Bruce

Rusty Johnson

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times The Eagles of Eupora High School scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to take a crucial 8-7 win over Bruce in Region 4-2A baseball action on Tuesday night. Eupora held…

Junior Beta Club attends convention

The EHS Junior Beta Club at the annual convention in Tupelo

From press reports The Eupora High School Junior Beta Club attended the annual convention on March 24 and 25 in Tupelo. Thirty- nine students from the club attended. Students participated in

Crowley attends DDAA Conference

Crowley and Land

From Staff Reports Webster County Supervisor Paul Crowley attended the 2014 Development District Association of Appalachia Conference in Arlington, Va. The theme of the March 23-35 conference was