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2 days 14 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the sixth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
2 days 14 hours ago
After running through district play recently by outscoring their opponents 56-3, the Kosy AAA All-Stars traveled to Mendenhall to play in the Dixie Youth AAA State Tournament.  The Stars defeated Lawrence County 7-6, Indianola 11-1 and McComb National 11-5 before taking their first loss to Pascagoula on July 21, 9-7.  The Stars...
2 days 14 hours ago
It lasted a matter of moments as the 18 members of the USA Baseball 12U National team were announced one name at a time on Sunday, but to 11-year-old Kemp Alderman it must have seemed like a lifetime. "They called my name last," Alderman said recently via phone in southern California. "We were all in the meeting room together...
2 days 14 hours ago
My wife and I just got back from a mini vacation.  It seems like that is all we can afford most times.  A mini break is better than no break, and we always try to plan it around our anniversary.  This year we went a little early because a couple of guys on my shift already had dates on the calendar.  My boss said I could pull...
1 week 2 days ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the fifth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
1 week 2 days ago
The Kosciusko O-Zone All-Stars hosted the Dixie Youth State Tournament with a trip to the World Series in Lexington, SC, on the line.  Tournament play was rained out Friday night and was resumed on Saturday.  The Kosy Stars played McComb in game one and lost the contest 4-1 before defeating Indianola 10-4 Saturday evening.  The...
1 week 2 days ago
More often than not we try really hard to be happy when we would just really rather be in a “nothing” mode for the moment, which is “happy” for me, the more I think about it.  In fact, women find this hard to understand, but we men can just sit and think about “nothing,” which is refreshing since that...
2 weeks 1 day ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the fourth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
2 weeks 1 day ago
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