Sports

CCHS, FCA remain in familiar football districts

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

When redistricting and reclassification was announced by the Mississippi High School Activities Association on Friday, both Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy found themselves in familiar regions, although an opponent or two … Read more

MACJC All-Star Football Classic set for Thursday

From special reports

The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) All-Star Football Classic will feature a slight alteration for the second straight year. The 41st edition of the event returns to the Northeast Mississippi Community College campus in … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/3/14

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 3
Prep Basketball
ECCC Tournament (5:30 p.m. — Lake/NE Lauderdale boys loser vs. Newton/SE Lauderdale loser; 8:30 p.m. — Louisville/Scott Central loser vs. Newton County/Choctaw Central loser;
Men’s College Basketball
7:30 p.m. — North Dakota State at USM… Read more

MHSAA State Football Championships set for Starkville

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

There are several changes in line for the MHSAA State Football Championships that will be played this Friday and Saturday.

First and foremost is the location, as all six games will be played at … Read more

‘Catfish’ Smith recalls Egg Bowl glory

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By Charles M. Dunagin
Emmerich Newspapers

McCOMB — Ralph “Catfish” Smith jokes that he lettered at both Ole Miss and Mississippi State when he played intercollegiate football.

“I was the fifth man in the Mississippi State backfield,” said the former … Read more

Quarterbacks ready to lead their teams

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By BILL BURRUS
Emmerich Newspapers

Bo Wallace or Dak Prescott? Dak Prescott or Bo Wallace? Who’s the best?

That’s been the debate out of both the Ole Miss and Mississippi State camps all season.

And it will be debated all … Read more

Rebels ready to better banner year

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Ole Miss looks for standout win

By Josh Troy
Emmerich Newspapers

The Ole Miss Rebels are enjoying a banner season, thanks to a strong passing game by senior quarterback Bo Wallace and a defense that has allowed fewer points than … Read more