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The Lady Bulldogs defeated Sacred Heart 81-39 on Monday night in round one of the MHSAA Class 1A Playoffs and will travel to Region 6-1A No.

The Ethel Lady Tigers finished the year with a 13-12 overall record and were 5-3 in Region 5-1A as well.  The Lady Tigers won their first game in the Region 5-1A Tournament in Coffeeville last Tuesday night against French Camp, but dropped their next game to McAdams on Thursday night.  The Lady

Former Whippet Jacob Peeler was recently named a Top-25 Recruiter by Rivals.com after being recognized as a coach with the ability to bring in top talent.

The McAdams Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs will begin Region 5-1A Tournament play in Coffeeville on Thursday against the Ethel/French Camp winner and the Montgomery County/Ethel winner respectively.  The Lady Bulldogs defeated French Camp 78-32 last Tuesday and fell to the Holmes Central Lady Jaguar

After dropping three games each last week, both the Ethel Tigers and Lady Tigers both began Region 5-1A Tournament play this past Tuesday in Coffeeville against Montgomery County and French Camp respectively and will play again on Thursday if victorious in either contest.

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We the people

By DIRK THAYER,

It is a rainy fourth of July, a perfect day to reflect on the significance of what this day represents.  I am lucky enough to have gotten off work for the second year in a row.

Learning from a legend

By STAN BEALL,

The 2015 Ripken Experience Baseball Camp, located in Aberdeen, Md., delivered an immersive baseball experience recently for four campers, Khameron Harvey, Bernard Bridges, Jr., Richard Whigham and Reggie Carter, Jr., who were from the Kosciusko Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls

Adventures on Bear Creek

By DIRK THAYER,

I have recently spoken about the passing of my younger brother Joe.  In the old western epic movie, “Lonesome Dove,” old Gus McCray told Capt. Call, “It’s not the dying I’m talking about; it’s the living.”  I promise to keep on that theme in this story.

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