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Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
•The Mississippi Baseball Record Book is once again for sale at $10 a copy. Send checks to Diamonds By Smillie, 3159 Kendrick Road, Corinth, MS, 38834. The book is loaded with records of public hig...
Johnson retires from 42-year career
Larry Johnson isn’t the type of coach who keeps up with his record. He spent 42 years in the coaching business to put players in the position to succeed. The New Site native will be looking for som...
Jun 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plaza Lanes Bowling Leagues
6-2-16 Irish Rollers 11-1 Mississippi Care 9-3 Transplanted Retirees 8-4 Plaza Lanes 8-4 Young Guns 8-4 MJJ 7-5 Split Happens 7-5 Two Nuts and a Bolt 7-5 Betty’s Slaves 5-7 Plaza Punks 5-7 Lake Hil...
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Arizona advances with sweep of MSU

STARKVILLE -- Cesar Salazar's first attempt at sending Arizona to a dramatic comeback win and a spot in the College World Series ended with a harmless groundout. Faced with the same situation two i...
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Nelms to coach Blue Mountain College bowling


BLUE MOUNTAIN -- Blue Mountain College Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Lavon Driskell recently announced the hiring of Creighton Nelms to lead the BMC Bowling teams. A Kossuth native, Nelms ...
Jun 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS product among EMCC rodeo trio
SCOOBA -- For the second straight year, East Mississippi Community College will be represented by three student-athletes at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming. With national colle...
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Jones happy with time at CHS
Corinth High School hadn’t had to hire a head football coach in 14 years when Doug Jones was introduced at a press conference in 2012. It was on Feb. 21 of that year that the 2001 Amory High School...
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mississippi State blanked in Game 1
No. 3 national seed Miami and Arizona each moved within a victory of the College World Series after winning their super-regional openers Friday night. Johnny Ruiz hit two home runs, including a gra...
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Gordie Howe, 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88
DETROIT -- Gordie Howe worked all his remarkable life to earn the respect and awe that came with being "Mr. Hockey." The Canadian farm boy who developed his brute strength and incredible stamina on...
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Corinth hires head football coach
Corinth High School filled its football coaching vacancy with the approval of Todd Lowery on Thursday. Lowery spent the last four seasons at Perry Central High School. Lowery replaces Doug Jones, w...
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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NE broadening camp offerings
BOONEVILLE -- The Northeast Mississippi Community College women’s basketball program is increasing its slate of activities this summer in an effort to teach youngsters the basics of the sport. The ...
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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No love: Sharapova suspended 2 years

PARIS -- Maria Sharapova was suspended Wednesday for two years for failing a drug test, labeled "the sole author of her own misfortune" because she hid regular pre-match use of a newly banned subst...
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Exaggerator 9-5 favorite in Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK -- The post position worked out well for Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux, leaving him hopeful for a clear path to sweep to victory aboard Exaggerator in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday....
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Tubbs tops girls’ All-County team
Jada Tubbs ended her five-year varsity career in Jackson. Now she can add an individual award to her resume. Tubbs was recently named Player of the Year in Alcorn County following the annual postse...
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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SEC sends 5 teams to super regionals
With help from South Carolina and LSU, the Southeastern Conference grabbed the spotlight after being overshadowed by the ACC heading into the NCAA baseball tournament. The SEC had five teams advanc...
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Teams aware The Finals can turn quickly
CLEVELAND — Golden State has won the first two games of the NBA Finals, both of those wins coming by double figures and with a few dominant stretches of basketball in there. Strange as this sounds,...
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Rivals team together for All-Star win
Keith Greene and Cedric Brim face off at least twice a season with Corinth and Shannon in the same division. Saturday at Northeast Mississippi Basketball Coaches Association (NEMBCA) All-Star Games...
Jun 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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5 of top 6 national seeds advance
Five of the top six national seeds won regional titles in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday and advanced to next weekend’s best-of-three super regionals. Florida, Louisville, Miami and Texas A&M — the ...
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Extra rest day seems timely for Cavs
CLEVELAND -- Under the long-used former NBA Finals format, Game 3 of this Golden State-Cleveland matchup would have been played Tuesday night. Not this year, thanks to an extra rest day. And the Ca...
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Woodruff promoted to Biloxi Shuckers
Wheeler native Brandon Woodruff’s major league dream has now brought him a little closer to home. Woodruff, who was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in 2014 after a stellar career at Mississippi St...
Jun 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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SEC/ACC dealt huge setbacks
Vanderbilt was routed by a team it dominated in the regular season. Mississippi and Duke were both eliminated as the powerhouse Southeastern Conference and Atlantic Coast Conference each were dealt...
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