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Vicksburg’s Anderson earns academic honor from Tulane

NEW ORLEANS — Tulane linebacker and former Vicksburg High standout Nick Anderson was selected as a 2020 Stephen Martin Scholar, the university announced Wednesday. The ... Read more

8 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Miss hires Will Hall as next football head coach

Southern Miss has nabbed one of college football’s rising young stars and a native Mississippian to lead its program. The university announced Wednesday that it ... Read more

8 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Girls basketball roundup: Missy Gators fall just short; PCA takes care of Tallulah

FLOWOOD — With a roster that only has two seniors and eight sophomores, one of the big challenges facing the Vicksburg Missy Gators this season ... Read more

15 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gators get back on the court, but not into win column

FLOWOOD — After nearly a month off, the Vicksburg Gators tempered some of their expectations for Tuesday’s game against Northwest Rankin. A win, especially in ... Read more

15 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy football player Dwight Blue was selected to play in the MAIS Football All-Star Game. Blue, an offensive and defensive lineman, had 41 ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

St. Al’s Williams, PCA lineman Blue, Tallulah and Briarfield crews among area’s MAIS all-stars

At the conclusion of a season that always seemed to be in danger of not finishing, a couple of Warren County football players will get ... Read more

1 day ago by Ernest Bowker.

Howland nets 500th win as Mississippi State tops Texas State

STARKVILLE (AP) — D.J. Stewart Jr. scored a career-high 23 points with five 3-pointers and coach Ben Howland secured his 500th career win as Mississippi ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

College football, NFL TV schedule for Dec. 2-8

Note: Because of COVID-19 issues, a number of games this season are being postponed or canceled each week and the TV schedule is adjusted accordingly. ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Four Down Territory: Airing it out at the Egg Bowl, MHSAA championship games set, and the Broncos had no QB

You’re in Four Down Territory. Here, we break down four notes, nuggets stats and trends from the weekend that was in Mississippi high school football, ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sports column: Some things to be unthankful for on Thanksgiving

This is the weekend where we stop, reflect, and give thanks for all of the blessings in our lives. We all have plenty of those ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Southern Miss cancels football game at UTEP

HATTIESBURG — Southern Miss did not wait until the last minute this time to postpone a football game because of COVID-19 concerns. Southern Miss announced ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Butler’s Titans take control of AFC South by beating Harris, Colts

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Derrick Henry carried the Tennessee Titans into the AFC South lead Sunday. Now the bruising back can focus on other daunting tasks, ... Read more

3 days ago by The Associated Press.

Trophy Case: Owen Flowers

Owen Flowers, 8, shot this 8-point buck while hunting with his father in Hermanville on Nov. 22. The deer weighed 200 pounds and the rack ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

St. Aloysius basketball player Isiah Thomas scored a team-high 18 points in a 50-49 win over Cathedral on Nov. 20. Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Rebels beat Bulldogs to reclaim the Golden Egg

OXFORD (AP) — Matt Corral threw for two touchdowns as Ole Miss raced to a 14-0 first quarter lead and held off a late Mississippi ... Read more

4 days ago by The Associated Press.

Vanderbilt’s Fuller becomes first female player in SEC history

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Sarah Fuller was playing around with a teammate a couple months ago when she kicked a soccer ball through the uprights ... Read more

4 days ago by The Associated Press.

Leach, Kiffin set for Egg Bowl debuts

JACKSON (AP) — Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin have brought sound bites and plenty of passing to Mississippi State and Ole Miss, if not yet ... Read more

5 days ago by The Associated Press.

MHSAA football playoff scores, championship game schedule

MHSAA Playoffs Semifinals Class 6A Oxford 31, Clinton 27 Oak Grove 43, Northwest Rankin 24 Class 5A West Point 29, Ridgeland 22 West Jones 18, ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

SEC shuffles football schedule for Dec. 5; Ole Miss and MSU games postponed

BIRMINGHAM — Alabama vs. LSU is hardly considered the Game of the Century this season, but that has not stopped the Southeastern Conference from reconfiguring ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Runners gather for a lighthearted Thanksgiving Day run in the park

Every Thanksgiving morning, before the turkey goes in the oven, the green bean casserole is prepared and the first football game is turned on, a ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Rebels’ Moore seeking Egg Bowl redemption

OXFORD (AP) — Elijah Moore isn’t letting his worst moment in college football define him. The statistics do a better job of that, anyway. Ole ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Vicksburg’s Butler earns community service award from NFLPA

All throughout his NFL career, Tennessee Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler has given back to his hometown of Vicksburg and the people who helped him along ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy basketball player Taylor Osborne had a team-high 15 points in a 43-19 junior varsity win over Mt. Salus on Nov. 16. Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

College football, NFL TV schedule for Nov. 26-30

Note: A number of games each week are being postponed or canceled because of COVID-19 issues among various teams, and TV assignments and schedules are ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Former St. Al star Ben Brown anchoring Ole Miss’ O-Line

In two full seasons and most of a third in the middle of Ole Miss’ offensive line, Ben Brown has seen a lot. He’s been ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson, a former Vicksburg High star, had 11 tackles, one tackle for loss and one-half sack in a 30-24 overtime loss to ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Lady Vikes top Picayune in holiday tournament

Alaila Bracey scored a game-high 17 points, Zykerri Segrest scored 12, and the Warren Central Lady Vikes beat Picayune 51-25 on Tuesday at the 2020 ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Miss scrubs football game against UAB

For the third time this season, Southern Miss has had to wipe a football game off the schedule because of COVID-19. On Tuesday, Southern Miss ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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