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Miles says less could mean more for Fournette


by The Associated Press
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU running back Leonard Fournette can live with a lessened workload, if that's the way coach Les Miles wants it. "It doesn't matter," Fournette said Monday when asked whether h...
Booneville holds on to claim Skunk Bowl
BALDWYN — Booneville jumped out to a two-touchdown lead and held on to beat Prentiss County rival Baldwyn in the Skunk Bowl. The Devils ran their mark to 2-0 in hoisting the trophy for the first ti...
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alcorn County trio falls back to 1-1
Alcorn Central, Corinth and Kossuth followed up Week 1 victories with Week 2 losses. For the second year in a row. At Larry B. Mitchell Stadium, Pontotoc led 14-10 at intermission and, after enduri...
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garrett, top SEC QB chasers back for more
Southeastern Conference quarterbacks take plenty of heat off the field, and this year will probably take even more on it. The league is loaded with star pass rushers, some of them highly rated NFL ...
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions begin Thursday slate with win
Thursday night kickoffs got off to a good start at Biggersville High School. The Lions bounced back from a season-opening loss to Alcorn Central by downing New Site 26-12 on the gridiron. BHS impro...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trio looks to continue winning ways
Alcorn Central, Corinth and Kossuth opened the season the way they wanted to last week. On the winning side. All three return to action tonight looking to continue their winning ways and buck last ...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rattlers, Soul set for Arena Bowl showdown
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Rattlers should have a big home field advantage when they play the Philadelphia Soul in the Arena Bowl on Friday night. Except they aren't really at home. The Rattler...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions begin two-week Thursday run
The smallest school in the county is going big tonight. And it will do it again next week. Biggersville High School will host varsity contests in two sports today, with the softball team taking on ...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday
It will be all about the Second Amendment this weekend in Mississippi. Well, a little more than normal. Passed in the 2014 Legislative Session, the Mississippi Second Amendment Weekend allows for t...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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FCS kingpins not shying away from FBS
FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State rolled to its fifth straight Football Championship Subdivision title last year and then watched its star quarterback walk to the stage as the No. 2 overall pick in ...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Warriors bounce back from loss
The Corinth Lady Warriors ended a two-game skid with their own big inning. Fresh off a 7-3 loss to Booneville — in which the Lady Devils scored seven runs in the seventh — on Monday, CHS scored sev...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gamecocks report 22 infractions in past year
COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina’s athletic department reported 23 violations of NCAA or Southeastern Conference rules in the past year, nine involving the football team. All but one of the infracti...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Norvell attempts to continue Memphis' resurgence
New Memphis coach Mike Norvell wants to build on the momentum established by his predecessor. Norvell begins his head coaching career this season by taking over for Justin Fuente, who turned around...
Aug 23, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Booneville rallies for softball win
The Booneville Lady Devils did the reflex at the complex. Booneville did all its damage in the seventh to hand the host Lady Warriors a 7-3 loss at the Corinth High School Softball Complex on Monda...
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tokyo preps for rising costs, new sports
RIO DE JANEIRO — Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is preparing for a strenuous workout with the next Summer Olympics headed her way. The practice started when she received the Olympic flag Sunday in the...
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nkemdiche practices for first time in camp
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Arizona Cardinals first-round draft pick Robert Nkemdiche worked out on a limited basis Monday, the first time he has practiced in training camp. The 6-foot-4, 296-pound defensive...
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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4th straight CHS coach wins debut
The Corinth Warriors got a good mix of old and young to produce a win for the new. Seniors Tameric Perry and Jay Cobbs combined for three touchdowns and freshman D.T. Sheffield accounted for three ...
Aug 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams keys Kossuth comeback on road
Jaley Adams scored all three of his touchdowns in the fourth quarter as Kossuth rallied for a 34-20 win in its season opener Friday at Independence. The Aggies outscored the Wildcats 27-0 in the fo...
Aug 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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3 new coaches make county debuts
Football season will be in full swing tonight across the Magnolia State. Among the county quartet, three will debut under new leadership tonight with Kossuth’s Brian Kelly, in his 6th season, the l...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kossuth, BHS

 claim 4th wins

 with shutouts
Kossuth and Biggersville both picked up their fourth slow-pitch softball wins in identical fashion on Thursday. Both blanked Tippah County foes. Kossuth opened with an 11-run first in beating Walnu...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bolt gets another gold; Lochte saga changes


RIO DE JANEIRO -- Usain Bolt and Ryan Lochte commanded the Olympic spotlight Thursday for drastically different reasons. Bolt completed an unprecedented third consecutive sweep of the 100- and 200-...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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