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Smither earns big win in near-record fashion
by Blake D. Long
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BOONEVILLE -- Ricky Smither carved his name into Northeast Mississippi Community College’s record book as one of the greatest coaches in its nearly six decades of football competition on Saturday. ...
Lady Warriors eliminated
The Corinth Lady Warriors went from seeking a fourth straight appearance in the Class 4A North Half Championship series, to playing out the string. And it was courtesy another late-game collapse. T...
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kossuth, BHS fall in league; Corinth, AC volley for wins
The Kossuth Lady Aggies will go into the postseason as the No. 2 seed from Division 1-3A after Booneville took a 20-14 win in a slugfest. Booneville improved to 18-2 overall and 4-0 in league play....
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 11 Mississippi prepares for Alabama offense
OXFORD -- Lane Kiffin has opened up the once-vanilla Alabama offense and the first-year offensive coordinator has the Crimson Tide piling up passing yards and points. Slowing down Alabama has becom...
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Pigskin Picks
For the second week in a row, a blind draw was needed to determine the weekly winner in the annual Pigskin Picks. Once again, a previous winner was left in the hat ... or table in this instance aft...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 11 Rebels lean on strong defense
OXFORD -- Mississippi's offense is a little inconsistent and the special teams suddenly have some problems. But through four games, one thing has been clear: These 11th-ranked Rebels are capable of...
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Wild, wild SEC West set for historic day
Three teams from the Southeastern Conference's powerful Western Division are finally going down. That much is assured on Saturday, when six teams ranked in the top 15 clash in an unprecedented day ...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aggies roll in Homecoming matchup
KOSSUTH -- The Kossuth Aggies and fans came to crown a queen and take care of business Friday night and they did just that -- rolling over the Cherokee Indians 42-3 on Friday. It was Kossuth's fift...
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs bark, bite way to blowout win
The Corinth Warriors knew they’d have their hands full with Aberdeen on Friday. They also inflicted injury upon themselves, committing four turnovers in a 42-7 loss at Warrior Stadium II in the fin...
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alcorn County Roundup
New Site 38, Alcorn Central 14 At Glen, it was the Royals who wore the crown on Homecoming. New Site surpassed its combined win total from its first six seasons and spoiled the yearly festivities f...
Sep 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Aggies lock down playoff spot
BELMONT -- Kossuth doubled its win total over a span of three days and locked down a playoff spot in the process. Carleigh Mills blasted her 12th home run of the season and platted three runs as Ko...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tonight’s Ticket: Alcorn County Football Capsules
Cherokee, Ala. (0-5) @ Kossuth (4-1) When: Tonight, 7 Where: Larry B. Mitchell Stadium, Kossuth High School Coaches: Kossuth, Brian Kelly (4th year, 23-17) Last Meeting: Cherokee won 19-8 in 1987. ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeter wins it for Yanks in home farewell
NEW YORK -- The perfect script. Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest — and perhaps last — storybook moment in his ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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AC boys remain on unbeaten course
The Alcorn Central boys maintained their unbeaten mark and set another standard by winning their division at the Saltillo Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. The Bears, who have prevailed in al...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Warriors move to 7-0 in league play
The Corinth Lady Warriors continued to roll through district play, taking a straight set win over New Albany in volleyball action on Tuesday. Corinth improved to 15-7 overall and 7-0 in league play...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plaza Lanes Bowling Leagues
Results from recent league action at Plaza Bowling Lanes. Monday Major 9-29 Hughes Outdoor 13-3 Almost a Harem 12-4 Pin Pounders 8-8 Shot Who??? 8-8 Crow Hop Krew 7.5-8.5 All in the Family 7-9 Last...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS downs Belmont, evens league mark
KOSSUTH -- The Lady Aggies turned four times as many double plays as errors and evened their mark in Division 1-3A with a 7-2 win over Belmont on Tuesday. Kossuth improved to 3-15 overall, but more...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs confident after win at LSU
JACKSON -- Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen was a man in a good mood earlier this week, bouncing up the stairs on his way to a speaking engagement in the state's capital city. He didn't hesitate ...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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SEC suspends MSU center for one game
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State offensive lineman Dillon Day has been suspended one game by the Southeastern Conference for "multiple flagrant and unsportsmanlike acts" during Saturday's 34-29 win ...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pigskin Picks
A week after a clean sheet was entered, three losses ruled the day. Out-of-stater Bailey Wolfe garnered honors this week, as 10 of the 42 total entries turned in 10-3 marks. Wolfe won out over Loga...
Sep 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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