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FOOTBALL SCORES: Friday, Sept. 6, 2013

Area scores Aberdeen 39, Amory 13 Baldwyn 54, Mooreville 16 Belmont 41, Tishomingo County 38 Biggersville 22, Benton County 18 Bruce 26, Coffeeville 19 (OT) Caledonia 35, Smithville 21 Calhoun Academy 24, North Sunflower 18 Corinth 27, Lewisburg 7 East Union 29, Potts Camp 14 East Webster 34, Nettleton 27 Hamilton 42, Hatley 0 Houlka […]

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TONIGHT’S GAMES: At A Glance

Key games Aberdeen (1-1)  at Amory (2-0) THE BUZZ: This is the 77th meeting of the A-Game between the Monroe County rivals. … The winner receives the A-Trophy. … In Amory’s first game without QB Jon David Poss (ACL), Fred Garth scored three TDs in a 31-30 win at Senatobia. NEXT WEEK: Noxubee County at […]

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Houlka vs. Coahoma Co. game moved to Friday

Houlka’s home game against Coahoma County, scheduled for tonight, has switched its date and venue. The game will be played at 7 p.m. Friday at Coahoma County. There was a scheduling conflict at Okolona High School’s field, which is also Houlka’s home venue.

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Okolona tops Houlka

OKOLONA 31, HOULKA 0: Two players – Curtis Green and J.C. Buchanan – returned fumbles for touchdowns to lead the Chieftains (1-0) to a season-opening victory for first-year coach Jack Clark. Houlka (0-2) was playing its first game after this week’s resignation of coach Rob Allen. Green returned his fumble 78 yard to give Okolona […]

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FOOTBALL SCORES: Friday, Aug. 30, 2013

  Aberdeen 28, New Hope 25. Amory 31 Senatobia 30 Bassfield 42, Forrest Co. AHS 29 Benton Academy 47, Chamberlain-Hunt Aca. 6 Biloxi 35, Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. 21 Brandon 10, Pearl 2 Brookhaven 33, Lawrence County 0 Bruce 39, Potts Camp 8 Caledonia 41 Hamilton 3 Calhoun City 30, Houston 13 Callaway 27, Warren […]

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Houlka football coach resigns after opener

By GENE PHELPS Daily Journal HOULKA — Houlka High School football coach Rob Allen, who was beginning his sixth season, has resigned. The Wildcats, 2-9 last year, lost Friday night in the their season opener to East Union, 40-6. “I wish I could discuss it, but I really can’t,” said Allen, who has been the […]

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UPCOMING: Next week’s football game schedule

See the Wednesday, Aug. 28 Chickasaw Journal for complete game stories and photos of Friday’s area high school football games.   UPCOMING  Thursday, Aug. 29 Baldwyn at Booneville Walnut at Falkner West Point at South Panola Friday, Aug. 30 Aberdeen at New Hope Alcorn Central at Tishomingo Co. Amory at Senatobia Biggersville at New Site […]

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FOOTBALL SCORES: Friday, Aug. 23, 2013

Games stories and photos of Chickasaw County and surrounding area schools will be published in the Wednesday, Aug. 28 Chickasaw Journal.   Adams Christian 40, Wilkinson County Christian Academy 10 Alcorn Central 45, Biggersville 28 Amite County 42, Lanier 8 Amory 34, Independence 14 Bassfield 23, Seminary 0 Bay Springs 27, South Jones 15 Bayou […]

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Midnight madness: Houston Toppers hit hard for late-night crowd

BY BRANDON SPECK DAILY JOURNAL HOUSTON – Football is far from an afterthought in Houston. Approximately 300 fans gave up sleep at midnight Friday to watch the Hilltoppers’ first full-pad practice of 2013 into the wee hours of Saturday morning. “You get to actually see who’s going to bring it and who’s not,” said junior […]

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MSU’s Chris Jones draws raves

By Brad Locke Daily Journal STARKVILLE – In the short time Chris Jones has been on campus, he’s already made a strong impression on his coaches and teammates. Not just on the field, but off it, too. The biggest prospect to sign with Mississippi State in years, Jones comes in as a freshman weighted with […]

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Bob Lunceford

BILOXI – Robert “Bob” Lunceford, 62, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013. He was born June 26, 1951, to Rupert and Jane Lunceford in Calhoun City. He graduated from Calhoun City High School in 1969 and received a B.S. degree in nurse anesthesiology from the University of Mississippi in 1979. He had a passion […]

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Houston’s Jones enrolls at MSU

by Brandon Speck NEMS Daily Journal  HOUSTON — Former Houston defensive end Chris Jones has enrolled at Mississippi State. Jones, the Bulldogs’ prized recruit, and Oxford, Ala., defensive lineman Trent Simpson began their academic careers as second summer term classes began Wednesday. Jones, a 5-star recruit who transferred from Nettleton for his last two prep […]

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Highway Patrol identifies Chickasaw County accident victim

EGYPT— The Mississippi Highway Patrol has identified the victim of a fatal auto accident near Okolona in Chickasaw County as a Columbus native and member of the Ole Miss football team. The Highway Patrol said in a statement released yesterday that 20-year-old Park Stevens of Columbus was killed when his pickup collided with the rear […]

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Okolona’s Pierce signs with Hinds

Chieftain lineman will be a force for Eagles OKOLONA – Zach Pierce signed a full scholarship with Hinds Community College Thursday, but also had an offer from Northwest on the table. Pierce, a 6-foot-3, 330-pound, four-year starter for the Chieftains was a driving force for Okolona’s high powered offense and is expected to contribute quickly […]

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