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4 weeks 6 days ago
Early today I found out that one of my oldest friends passed away.  I will not mention a name as I have not talked to any of the family members yet as I felt it was probably too raw.  One of my self-appointed rules in these articles is not to mention names without permission. Any of you that knew this good man will know who I am...
6 weeks 6 days ago
After spending two years as a student at Northwest Community College, Brad Gray knew that he was destined to be a football coach.  The 1997 Water Valley High School graduate left Northwest for Ole Miss, graduating in the spring of 2004.   Gray started his coaching career at Coffeeville, where in two years he coached defensive backs...
6 weeks 6 days ago
6 weeks 6 days ago
I have had quite an interesting week with wildlife, to say the least.  Not all of it has been pleasant. The meat of the story is about the two most recent encounters.  With that in mind, I thought back to the many calls that I have answered in my law enforcement career.  Some examples are a squirrel in the house, snakes in...
7 weeks 6 days ago
7 weeks 6 days ago
Watching the world go by is not something I like to do.  Usually I want to be right in there with the world as it goes by, never thinking about who may be watching me.  All in all, I feel pretty good about the example I may set, but sometimes not so much.  I used to have a tendency to get upset at an insignificant baseball game...
8 weeks 6 days ago
Many of the area churches and cemeteries will be celebrating homecoming and memorial services in the next couple of weeks.  My kinfolk’s old home church, Doty Springs Baptist, will celebrate on the third Sunday in May.  My oldest and fondest memories of church are at Doty Springs.  Many of my relatives are buried in the old...
8 weeks 6 days ago
The Whippets traveled to Houston last Tuesday night to play game three of the best-of-three series with the Hilltoppers.  The Whippets fell 3-2 in game one on April 10 in Houston but returned the favor last Monday night in Kosciusko 10-6, forcing game three back in Houston.  The Whippets dropped game three of the series 4-3 after some...
9 weeks 6 days ago
The Kosciusko Whippets were eliminated from the Class 4A playoffs Tuesday night after a game 3 loss to Houston. Kosciusko led late in the game until the Hilltoppers scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to earn the 4-3 win. Houston was up 2-0 after three innings, but Kosciusko bounced back with three runs in the fourth to take...
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