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Volleyball State Championships set for Saturday at Germantown HS

By Bob Bakken DeSoto Times-Tribune Saturday’s MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Volleyball State Championships will be held at Germantown High School in central Mississippi, but two schools from the volleyball hotbed of DeSoto County will try to take the gold trophies back to their familiar resting place a few miles south of Memphis When the list of Mississippi …

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Laurel coach thankful for support following house fire

By Mike Christensen Todd Breland just wants to say thank you. A very sincere, bottom-of-the-heart thank you. The Laurel High School athletic director and football coach lost almost everything he owns in a recent fire at his home, but he also found something of great value. He found that he has a lot of friends. He found that in a …

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2015 State Cross Country Meet Information

DATE:  November 7, 9, 2015                   SITE: Mississippi College Choctaw Trails – Watson Cross Country Course   Saturday, November 7, 2015 11:00    6A Girls                                    12:30    4A Boys                                                1:30      2A Boys 11:30    6A Boys                                    12:35    6A Awards Ceremony                  1:35      4A Awards Ceremony 12:00    4A Girls                                    1:00      2A Girls                                                2:15      2A Awards Ceremony Monday, November 9, 2015 11:00    5A Girls                                    12:30    …

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243 plays, 173 points in marathon Olive Branch-DeSoto Central game

Tarik Travis (28) and Brady Burse (12) of Olive Branch check the sideline for the call during Thursday’s 87-86 triple-overtime victory over DeSoto Central. The score became the highest scoring game in state history and fifth-highest in national history. By Bob Bakken Leslie Pool Field in Olive Branch has seen plenty of exciting football games in the course of its …

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Familiar programs prevail at MHSAA Slow-Pitch Championships

RIDGELAND – Neshoba Central, Newton County, Philadelphia and Smithville have become dominant softball schools in their classes. Each of the four swept slow-pitch and fast-pitch championships during the 2014-15 school year and they are halfway to another sweep after winning MHSAA C Spire Slow-pitch State Championships October 24 at Freedom Ridge Park. Class 6A/5A Senior Kayla Roberston led Neshoba Central …

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Week 3 football scores

  Date School Score School Score 8/29/2015 Gautier 21 Moss Point 20 8/29/2015 Madison Central 23 Brandon 13 8/31/2015 Sumrall Purvis 9/3/2015 Alcorn Central 8 Walnut 24 9/3/2015 Lee Academy 8 Potts Camp 13 9/3/2015 Okolona 6 Houston 52 9/4/2015 Amory 11 Aberdeen 16 9/4/2015 Bassfield 27 Purvis 0 9/4/2015 Bay Springs 26 Northeast Jones 33 9/4/2015 Ben’s Ford Christian …

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