Dillon Easley of Houlka caught this 12-pound, 15-ounce bass Feb. 24 while fishing with his friend, Craig Peden, at Davis Lake.
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The Lady Wolverines wrapped up a highly successful season, falling just short of their goal of a trip to State playoffs during North Half Tournament Feb. 27. The Lady Wolverines sailed through district play, falling only to a tough Calhoun City team in tournament to go into North Half as the second-place seed. They edged […]
Vardaman High School senior basketball players, along with their family members, were recognized after the VHS/Coldwater game Feb. 24. Senior team members include, from left, Carolyn Marion, Tae Buchanan, Daniqua Stephens, Niesha Willis and Daja Jennings.
All things come to an end and the 2013-14 basketball season is no exception to the rule. Although none of the teams from the readership area got to the Big Dance this year, local coaches shared their thoughts on the close of the season even while already beginning to prepare for next year. Vicki Homan […]
Jacob Shempert was named MACJC Player of the Week for Feb. 17-21. Shempert went 7-12 on the week with two homeruns, three doubles, six RBI, four runs, three HBP and two walks. He is a native of Houston, a graduate of Oak Hill Academy and the son of Scott and Peggy Shempert.Jacob Shempert was named […]
The blue and gold of Hebron Christian School was highly visible throughout the 2013-14 basketball season as both the boy’s and girl’s team made the State playoffs and the Lady Eagles took their game one step further. The Hebron girls placed third in their division at State, earning them a berth in the Overall Tournament. […]
The Vardaman Lady Rams hit the diamond Saturday in Houston for two games and while the final outcome wasn’t exactly what they wanted, their coach sees a lot of potential for the coming season. “We played two really good teams and our young girls got some good experience,” said Billy Dill. The Lady Rams took […]
The Toppers may have struggled a bit in the first jamboree in Pontotoc, but they more than made up for it by taking two wins in their Classic tournament March 1. The Houston boys posted an early win over Booneville Saturday, capitalizing on a productive second inning. After sending the Blue Devils back to the […]
Houston coach Jeffery Mann had some spots to fill on the fast pitch field this spring, but Saturday’s wins saw them covered pretty well. “I lost both pitchers and my catcher off last year’s team, so we are young in that department as far as experience,” Mann said. “Madeline Burdine and Taylor Lancaster have stepped […]
The Houlka football team, along with other school teams, will reap the benefits of a local farmer’s interest in sports thanks to a grant from the Monsanto Fund. Calhoun and Chickasaw County farmer, Wade Burt, applied for the annual America’s Farmers Grow Communities grant to be donated to the Wildcat football program to purchase equipment […]
Oops! We made an error. This Sunday morning at 2 am., set your clocks FORWARD one hour. Spring forward! Sorry for the confusion.
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The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has finalized the 2014 Youth Fishing Rodeo schedule. Fishing rodeos are open to youth ages 15 and under. The schedule will be published in the March-April edition of Mississippi Outdoors magazine and can be found online at www.mdwfp.com under the Education and Outreach tab of the […]
Houston High School FFA member, Sandy Garner, was selected as the State Champion Dairy Handler at the first annual Mississippi FFA State Dairy Handlers event held at the Dixie National Livestock Show Feb. 1 in Jackson. Garner will represent Houston FFA at the 87th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ken., in October. During the National […]
- DAR honors Marsh with history award March 2, 2014
- EDITORIAL: School Consolidation March 6, 2014
- Claude Johnson March 6, 2014
- Lady Eagles wrap in Overall March 6, 2014
- Dale Weeks March 6, 2014
- Big Bass! March 8, 2014
- Spring forward! March 8, 2014
- WINTER JAM: Christian music festival sells out at BancorpSouth Arena March 7, 2014
- Reading is learning March 7, 2014
- All runs come to an end March 7, 2014
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