Local EMCC student named to Academic Team

From Press Reports   On March 22, members of the Mississippi Legislature, along with Gov. Phil Bryant, hosted a recognition for members of the 2017 All-Mississippi Community College Academic Team. The highest scoring nominee from each of the state’s 15…

EMCC’s Patterson repeats as All-Region 23 honoree

From school reports   SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College’s Quantesha Patterson, a former East Webster High School standout,  has repeated as an All-Region 23 women’s basketball selection, as voted on by the head women’s basketball coaches of the Mississippi…

Lady Wolverines win two of three

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress-Times   East Webster won two of its three fast-pitch softball contests last week, capturing both division games to run its record to 9-5 on the season. The Lady Wolverines opened the week with a 14-1…

Lady Eagles drop pair of contests

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress-Times   Eupora’s fast-pitch softball team dropped a pair of contests last week, losing a heartbreaker to South Pontotoc on Tuesday before getting shut out at Choctaw County Friday night. The Lady Eagles, who also had…

Eagles split with EW, whip J.Z. George

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times   Eupora won two of its three baseball contests last week, with each of them featuring a shutout. The Eagles split with rival East Webster in a pair of division matchups – winning 5-0…

FBC Eupora presenting Easter cantata

By Gwen Sisson   It is Rev. John Herring’s hope that “everyone who comes will worship the Lord and recognize in a fresh way the sacrifice that Jesus made at Calvary.” “Music is such a powerful tool to share the…