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Three-time Class 4A State Powerlifting Champion Lyntez Merritt was presented his championship ring, encompassing his 2015, 2016 and 2017 state championships, this past Friday by Kosciusko High School athletic director Macy Wilbanks.

Ethel Tigers**
8/18 – McAdams
8/25 – at Winona Christian
9/8 – Sebastapol*
9/15 – at Noxapater* 
9/22 – Leake County*
9/29 – at Hamilton*
10/6 – Vardaman*
10/13 – at French Camp*
10/20 – Nanih Waiya*
10/27 – at West Lowndes*

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the seventh in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing ability for their teams in 2017.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in The Star-Herald coverage area an

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 ability for their teams in 2017.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in The Star-Herald coverage area and

The Kosciusko AA All-Stars, who recently won the Dixie Youth AA State Championship, represented the State of Mississippi in the Dixie Youth World Series this past weekend and on Monday night.
 

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Show up and show out

By STAN BEALL,

In this job I get to meet and greet tons of interesting, likeminded people and I just never know what I am going to get.  The coaches are an interesting bunch no doubt, but the young athletes are by far the most fun part of the job.  When I first began this profession, I had

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