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Tony Terry just wanted a couple minutes to step back and take it all in.

Moments after his Lady Whippets had closed out a sweep of Lawrence County to win the MHSAA Class 4A State Fast-Pitch Softball Championship, the veteran

Two comebacks – one could be considered incredible – enabled Kosciusko to win its first state championship in fast-pitch softball.

Rocky Higginbotham

Kosciusko’s scintillating run through the MHSAA Class 4A state playoffs came to an end last week in the North State championship series.

The 2018 softball season came to a heartbreaking end for Ethel last week, as the Lady Tigers dropped two one-run decisions to Vardaman in the third round of the MHSAA Class 1A state playoffs.

Ethel finished tied for 10th at the MHSAA 1A girls track meet with 18 points. The boys tied for 21st with six points.





Lessi Mallett, 87, of Kosciusko, MS, passed away May 12, 2018 at her residence.

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