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Chieftains not kind to MHS after 27-year postseason hiatus

A successful season for the French Camp football team ended on a low note with a 34-7 loss to Resurrection in the opening round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Playoffs.

The McAdams Bulldogs finished the regular season with a 5-5 overall record and a 4-4 mark in Region 2-1A play after falling to Kennedy 38-12 last Friday night.  Due to key victories earlier in the season, the Bulldogs were awarded a playoff berth and will travel to Okolona for their first MHSAA

The Kosciusko Whippets (3-9) fell to Itawamba (10-2) last Friday night in Class 4A North Playoff action 17-14 and saw the season under first-year head coach Kelly Causey come to an end.

French Camp closed out the regular season with a 56-44 win over Leake County thanks to outstanding performances by junior quarterback Holman Edwards and sophomore running back Kendall Coleman.

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Whippets fall to Wildcats

By STAN BEALL,

The Kosciusko Whippets fell to 2-8 overall on Friday night and moved to 2-2 in Region 4-4A play after losing to the Louisville Wildcats 41-7.  The Wildcats throttled the Whippets rushing attack on the night, allowing just 23 net yards on 35 carries.  Kosciusko threw for 213

True colors

By STAN BEALL,

What is your favorite color?  Do you base many of your decisions, in the fandom world, on your favorite color?  Many people do and those many people are usually the ladies.  I know that not all women do that, but there are a large majority that do.  My wife tends to lean towa

Whippets fall to Noxubee

By STAN BEALL,

After trailing 28-13 at the half, the Kosciusko Whippets (2-7) got themselves right back in the contest with Noxubee (4-4) and only trailed the Tigers 28-20 to begin the fourth quarter.  The Tigers pulled away in the final quarter to push the final margin to 49-27, dropping t

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