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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.  … Read more

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 … Read more

Panthers drop season opener on road to WCS Stars

8-19-16 (39 ev)

QB Colin Perry looks to pass as RB Bradley Edwards protects.

8-19-16 (10 ev)

Kendall Coleman gets some running room on a block by Bradley Edwards.

8-19-16 (30 ev)

(Photos by Jeff Parks) QB Colin Perry is swarmed by WCS defenders.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer… Read more

Lady Chargers pick up two wins on the volleyball court

_MG_9559 _MG_9610 _MG_9665 _MG_9668 _MG_9673By 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 … Read more

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.… Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more