Sports

Ackerman native seeks eighth state championship

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…

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…

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…

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…