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Nyquist draws No. 13 post as early 3-1 Kentucky Derby fave
by The Associated Press
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Doug O'Neill was all smiles after early 3-1 favorite Nyquist drew the No. 13 post for the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The number with an unlucky reputation didn't faze the trainer. In ...
KHS, CHS baseball clubs advance
Alcorn County is guaranteed a spot in the state semifinals. Kossuth and Corinth each came away with wins on Tuesday to advance in to the third round of the Mississippi High School Activities Associ...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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CHS girls tied for 5th in first forray
The Corinth High School girls’ golf team made the most of its first appearance in state competition. Fielding a full team for the first time, the Division 2 Class II runners-up finished tied for fi...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big 12 ponders expansion; AAC on guard
The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections. “We always...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deciding games pushed back
Alcorn Central is in the third round. Corinth and Kossuth will go at it again today to extend their seasons in the Mississippi High School Activities Association'sBaseball Playoffs. On Monday, weat...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warriors still hopeful to get Curry back

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry was expected back on the court for more light shooting Monday to test his sprained right knee, still with the hope he could be ready to return for Golden State's Gam...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Last-place Braves make 7 moves

NEW YORK — The last-place Atlanta Braves reshuffled their roster Monday night, making seven moves while trying to boost a punchless lineup. The Braves went into the series opener against the New Y...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aggies sweep 1-3A hoops honors
The Kossuth Aggies late run in the 2015-16 season gave them their first division title since 2000. It also gave them a sweep of the annual postseason awards in Division 1-3A. Senior Rick Hodum was ...
Apr 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chiefs take MSU’s Jones in 2nd round
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs spent most of the first two days of the NFL draft stockpiling picks, but still found time to fill two of their biggest needs by grabbing a defensive tackle...
Apr 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ole Miss to investigate Tunsil's comments
Laremy Tunsil said enough about Mississippi at the NFL draft for the university to launch an investigation into his time at the school. Now, the former Rebel offensive lineman only wants to talk ab...
Apr 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local trio bows from softball playoffs
Softball on the Alcorn County front came to a close Thursday. Biggersville, Corinth and Kossuth saw their respective seasons come to an end with series losses in the Mississippi High School Activit...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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AC claims third straight Region title
The Alcorn Central boys’ track team got a pleasant surprise on Saturday. Central left the Class 3A Region Track Meet at Pontotoc High School with its third straight title, and fourth overall for th...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tunsil's slide in draft ends with Dolphins' pick
MIAMI -- Tackle Laremy Tunsil's surprising slide in the NFL draft ended with the 13th pick Thursday, where he was taken by the Miami Dolphins. Tunsil was once considered a potential No. 1 overall p...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plaza Lanes Bowling Leagues
Rebel Volunteer 4-21-16 Corinthian Inc. 45-19 Family Ties 43-21 Sweeter Than Yoo Hoo 42-22 KLCS 39-25 Just Havin Fun 37-27 Russell’s Beef House 36-28 Global Automotive 35.5-28.5 Corinth Automotive ...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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NFL ready to move on from 'Deflategate'

CHICAGO — As far as NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is concerned, the league is ready to move on from "Deflategate." Speaking two days after a major victory for the NFL in its dispute with New Engl...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Carolina now on clock to respond to NCAA
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina is preparing for the next step toward a long-awaited resolution in the multi-year case centered around its academic fraud scandal. The school and individuals name...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball entries fall in Game One
The Kossuth Lady Aggies went from stealing Game One, to giving it away. North Pontotoc took advantage of five Kossuth errors in the seventh inning to rally for a 5-3 win in Game One of the second r...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tunsil ready for whatever comes his way
OXFORD — Former Mississippi left tackle Laremy Tunsil spent his final Saturday before the NFL Draft a couple miles from his college home, signing footballs, miniature blue helmets and T-shirts whil...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manziel indicted in alleged attack on ex-girlfriend
DALLAS — An attorney for former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel calls the indictment against him “incredible” and said Tuesday that the way it’s been handled so far suggests there are p...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warriors bounce back to take series
The Corinth Warriors overcame an early deficit to advance to the second round of the Class 4A Baseball Playoffs. Corinth (17-6) won two straight, including a 9-4 decision on the road Saturday, agai...
Apr 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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AC sweeps, Lions swept
Alcorn Central completed its first-round sweep of Independence with a 3-1 road win on Saturday. The Bears (17-9) had taken a 3-2 win in nine innings over the Division 2 runners-up on Friday. Centra...
Apr 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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