Sports

Hunting/Fishing Day promotes outdoor sports, conservation

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

Wildlife enthusiasts will celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday.

In 1970, Pennsylvania Governor Raymond Shafter created “Outdoor Sportsman’s Day” in that state. In early 1972, Congress unanimously passed bills declaring … Read more

Lady Chargers drop region volleyball match to Caledonia

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

After dropping a three-set loss to region leader Caledonia last week, the Choctaw County volleyball team entered this week’s play hoping to clinch a spot in the MHSAA State Volleyball Playoffs.

The Lady Chargers … Read more

HCC Bulldogs fall to 1-3 with loss to East Central

From school reports

After nearly an hour lightning delay here Thursday, the Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out in front of the East Central Community College Warriors 6-0 in the first quarter, but the Warriors outscored the Bulldogs going down … Read more

Lady Panthers begin region softball play this week

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team spent a little extra time working on its hitting on Saturday as the Lady Panthers prepared to begin region play this week.

FCA was set to host … Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/24/2014

THUR, SEPT. 25
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
6:15 p.m. — Nettleton at Louisville
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College
6:30 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at … Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/17/2014

THURS, SEPT. 18
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper at Winston Academy
5:30 p.m. — Louisville at French Camp
6 p.m. — Philadelphia at East Webster
6:30 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater
6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Calhoun City… Read more

Injury cuts CCHS volleyball match against Amory short

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Things took on a serious tone at Ty Cobb Gymnasium on the campus of Choctaw County High School last Monday night as an Amory High School athlete was injured during a volleyball match against … Read more