Sports

6 weeks 8 hours ago
The other night about midnight, while I was on patrol, my wife texted me the title of this story.  She will usually text me good night before she goes to bed, but this was a little strange.  So I texted back, "OK, I never said he was."  I hope before I get through with this article, readers will be able to make sense of...
6 weeks 8 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the final player selected in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area. These players encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players were taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and were...
8 weeks 9 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the seventh in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
8 weeks 10 hours ago
       Anyone who reads these articles on a regular basis knows that I am big on traditions.  My boys are passing them on down to the next generation, my grandchildren.  That makes ole Pappy proud.      We went to the wildlife extravaganza at the Mississippi Trademart in Jackson last Saturday....
9 weeks 7 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the sixth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
9 weeks 8 hours ago
After running through district play recently by outscoring their opponents 56-3, the Kosy AAA All-Stars traveled to Mendenhall to play in the Dixie Youth AAA State Tournament.  The Stars defeated Lawrence County 7-6, Indianola 11-1 and McComb National 11-5 before taking their first loss to Pascagoula on July 21, 9-7.  The Stars...
9 weeks 8 hours ago
It lasted a matter of moments as the 18 members of the USA Baseball 12U National team were announced one name at a time on Sunday, but to 11-year-old Kemp Alderman it must have seemed like a lifetime. "They called my name last," Alderman said recently via phone in southern California. "We were all in the meeting room together...
9 weeks 8 hours ago
My wife and I just got back from a mini vacation.  It seems like that is all we can afford most times.  A mini break is better than no break, and we always try to plan it around our anniversary.  This year we went a little early because a couple of guys on my shift already had dates on the calendar.  My boss said I could pull...
10 weeks 4 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the fifth in an 8-part series highlighting the elite football players in the area who encompass leadership, athleticism and game-changing abilities for their teams in 2014.  The players are taken from the rosters of high school teams in Attala, Choctaw and Holmes counties and are nominated by their coaches....
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