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‘Dawg Talk’ set to begin Thursday STARKVILLE, — Mississippi State Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield Sports’ Bulldog Sports Properties, announced today that The Veranda will host MSU’s popular “Dawg Talk” coaches’ radio shows for the next five years.…

Chargers open 2016 football season on positive note

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Behind the two-headed rushing attack of Chris Townsel and Woody Vowell, the Choctaw County High School football team was able to build a three-touchdown lead then hold on for a solid 32-20 win over visiting…

Panthers drop season opener on road to WCS Stars

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer French Camp Academy’s early lead didn’t last long on Friday night, as homestanding Winona Christian School ripped off four unanswered touchdowns on the way to a convincing 39-12 win. Things don’t any easier for the…

Lady Chargers pick up two wins on the volleyball court

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School volleyball team had a successful week, earning three-set wins over Greenville and Aberdeen. Last Tuesday the Lady Chargers rolled past Greenville 25-12, 25-12 and 25-5, before sweeping Aberdeen 25-16, 25-4…

East Central hosts Meet the Warriors   

From school reports DECATUR — The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and student-athlete introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Monday at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.…

Wyatt Roberts walks on with Mississippi State

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The journey continues for Wyatt Roberts. Nine months after the former East Mississippi Community College and Louisville High School standout — who started at quarterback four years for the Wildcats and last season for the…

Sports Schedules

THURS, AUG. 25 Prep Softball TBA — Neshoba Central at Northeast Lauderdale 5 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy 6 p.m. — Noxapater at Winona 5 p.m. — French Camp at Louisville (DH) 6 p.m. — Starkville at East…

Composite Football Schedule

FRIDAY, AUG. 19 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Pelahatchie at Choctaw County 7 p.m. — French Camp at Winona Christian 7 p.m. — Heidelberg at Choctaw Central 7 p.m. — Ruleville Central at Philadelphia 7 p.m. — East Webster at…