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Down 27-26 in overtime, the Whippets opted to go for two-points and the win but failed to convert after Winona senior linebacker Kaleb Hicks met Whippet running back Kenwon Riley near the line of scrimmage.  The initial hit was enough to slow Riley down before several more Tigers arrived snuffin

The No. 7 ranked Holmes Community College Bulldogs continued their winning ways here Thursday night with a 29-0 win over the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans to move to 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in the North Division.  Holmes hosts Coahoma Thursday at home at 6:30 p.m.

After falling behind 20-0 at the half, the McAdams Bulldogs came marching back and took control of the contest, only to fall to Ray Brooks 26-20, falling to 1-3 on the year.  A holding penalty nullified a 52-yard touchdown run by Kristopher Brown in the fourth quarter that would have given the B

The Ethel Tigers fell to 0-4 on the year after falling 45-0 to Noxapater on the road last Friday night.  Demaret Woods got the scoring started for Noxapater on a five-yard run with 4:17 remaining in the first quarter, kick failed, to take a 6-0 lead over Ethel.  Noxapater got on the board once a

The Ethel Lady Tigers are now 12-2 on the season with district wins over Winona and French Camp.  In the French Camp win, the Lady

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Whippets, Tigers now 2-0

By STAN BEALL,

The Kosciusko Whippets opened the season with resounding wins over Winona and Yazoo County, winning both games in six innings by scores of 12-2 and 13-0.  The Ethel Tigers handled business in much the same way by sweeping Greenville St. Joe 12-2 and 10-2.

Lady Bulldogs advance

By STAN BEALL,

The McAdams Lady Bulldogs defeated West Lowndes last Friday night 61-49 and advanced to play Ashland in the Class 1A quarterfinals on Wednesday at the Mississippi Coliseum.  The Lady Bulldogs pushed their record to 23-5 with the win over West Lowndes.

Country-fried Whatnots

By DIRK THAYER,

I am thinking of hanging up the ole badge in about a year.  Notice I did nott say hanging up my gun, as I believe in the second amendment, ‘the right to keep and bare arms’ on its face value, literally.   I also believe every citizen has that right if he or she has not broken

Scoring record holder

By STAN BEALL,

JACKSON — When Lady Major basketball player Erin Clark played her final game for Millsaps College in early 1990, she had accumulated 1395 total points on the hardwood.  Clark left Millsaps as the all-time scoring leader in women’s basketball.  On February 22, McCool native an

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