Sports

Local prep basketball teams return to hardwood

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By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Both the Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy basketball teams were set to return to action this week after taking some time off for the Thanksgiving holiday.… Read more

Ackerman native seeks eighth state championship

Woods with the Starkville 6A North State trophy.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ricky Woods, who has won seven state football championships during his head coaching career including titles at Ackerman High School in 1997 and 2001, says that winning state championships wasn’t his first priority when he … Read more

HCC Bulldogs improve record to 7-0 on season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 7-0 on the season with an 88-74 non-division win over the Southern University-Shreveport Jaguars today in Goodman.

Holmes will take time off for the Thanksgiving break. The Bulldogs will return to action on … Read more

EMCC’s Appeal of MACJC football ruling denied

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

SCOOBA — While East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Thomas Huebner says he believes according to the NJCAA’s own regulations his school’s football team should have been allowed to participate in the MACJC State Football … Read more

Choctaw County sweeps two from Louisville

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw County Plaindealer

The Chargers of Choctaw County High School outscored Louisville 22-10 in the second half to take a 58-34 win over the Wildcats on Thursday night.

Danny Woodard and Akeem Kirkwood scored 13 points each … Read more

Sports schedules- 11/25/2015

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25
College Basketball
4 p.m. — Georgia State at Ole Miss
FRIDAY NOV. 27
Prep Football
7 p.m. — 6A/5A/4A/3A/2A/1A North State Championships
7 p.m. — 6A/5A/4A/3A/2A/1A South State Championships… Read more