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Game Plan

Red Carpet Golf rescheduled The 4th annual Red Carpet Bowl Invitational Golf Tournament, originally set for this weekend, has been rescheduled for Nov. 7 and ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Dak Prescott suffers gruesome ankle injury in Cowboys’ win over Giants

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — After Dak Prescott’s season ended on a gruesome ankle injury, his running mate for all five of their seasons with the ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

Sports column: Random thoughts on football, Deltas, and cereal mascots

With Hurricane Delta wiping out most of the weekend sports calendar in Vicksburg, and also forcing us to hunker down for a couple of days, ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Photo Gallery: YMCA flag football

The Vicksburg YMCA Flag Football league recently kicked off its 2020 season with a series of scrimmage games at Sports Force Parks on the Mississippi. ... Read more

1 week ago by Courtland Wells.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central kicker Josh Griffin was selected to play in the Bernard Blackwell Mississippi football all-star game Dec. 19 at Mississippi College. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

No. 2 Alabama outlasts Ole Miss in record-setting SEC shootout

OXFORD (AP) — Najee Harris ran for 206 yards and five touchdowns and No. 2 Alabama beat Ole Miss and former Crimson Tide assistant Lane ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs fall flat again in loss to Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Terry Wilson threw a second-quarter touchdown, and Chris Rodriguez rushed for another after the first of six interceptions that helped Kentucky ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Missouri stops LSU with late goal line stand

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — In a game that was dominated by a pair of offenses that seemingly couldn’t be stopped, it was the much-maligned Missouri ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Greenville Christian shuts down, shuts out Porter’s Chapel

While Hurricane Delta approached Vicksburg from the south on Friday, a different kind of hurricane blew in off the Delta from the north and swept ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gulf Coast holds off Hinds in overtime

Hinds Community College pushed the defending national champion to the limit, but couldn’t get them over the edge. Deondre House ran for 146 yards and ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Miss postpones Saturday’s game vs. FAU

HATTIESBURG — Florida Atlantic’s football game at Southern Mississippi on Saturday has been postponed because of COVID-19 issues. The schools said they will work with ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central kicker Brandon Gilliam kicked a 21-yard field goal to help the Vikings beat Madison Central 8-0 on Thursday night. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Warren Central wins defensive slugfest with nemesis Madison Central

There will be, Warren Central hopes, bigger games and higher highs than what they experienced Thursday night. No matter what happens in the next two ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gators lose to Cleveland Central on last-second field goal

The Vicksburg Gators seemed poised to steal a victory Thursday night with a wild finish. Then Cleveland Central said, “Hold my Gatorade.” Cleveland Central returned ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

St. Al, Tallulah Academy take homecoming losses

St. Aloysius came into Friday’s game against Adams County Christian School with a chance to shore up an improbable playoff berth and possibly even claim ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Mississippi high school football scores: Oct. 8

Thursday’s Mississippi scores Aberdeen 47, Hatley 16 Adams Christian 43, St. Aloysius 23 Amite County 34, Loyd Star 22 Amory 48, Alcorn Central 0 Ben’s ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss-Alabama kickoff pushed back to 6:30 p.m.

OXFORD — Hurricane Delta has altered the plans for another Southeastern Conference football game. On Thursday, the league office announced that kickoff of the Alabama ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

YMCA football results Wildcats 18, Giants 13 – Shanderrick Qualls, Harrison Hendrix and Jaxson WIlson each scored a touchdown for the Wildcats. For the Giants, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Hurricane Delta postpones Over the River Run by one week

One of the biggest running events in the Mississippi Delta has been postponed because of the arrival of Hurricane Delta. The 32nd annual Over the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

PCA begins run through rough district

The past couple of years, Porter’s Chapel Academy has entered the month of October with a mathematical chance at the postseason, but not a realistic ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

LSU-Missouri game switches venue, time because of hurricane threat

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — No. 17 LSU will travel to Missouri’s home stadium for a late-morning kickoff on Saturday instead of hosting the game at ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Thursday night games becoming routine for VHS

Early this week, as teams scrambled to adjust their schedules and move games to Thursday to avoid the wrath of the approaching Hurricane Delta, Vicksburg ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Former Warren Central star Vantrel Reed went 3-for-4 with a double and three runs scored as Hinds Community College beat Southwest Mississippi 11-3 in a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

College football, NFL TV schedule for Oct. 8-12

COLLEGE FOOTBALL ON TV Thursday, Oct. 8 6:30 p.m. ESPN – Tulane at Houston Friday, Oct. 9 6 p.m. ESPN – Louisville at Georgia Tech ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Warren Central hosts Madison Central in big Region 2-5A game Thursday

One of the benefits of winning, Warren Central head coach Josh Morgan likes to point out, is that it leads to bigger and more important ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

St. Al suddenly in the thick of a playoff chase

A week or two ago, the St. Aloysius Flashes were talking about finding moral victories and thinking about playing out the string on a dismal ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Four Down Territory: Offensive lines push PCA, Southern Miss running games into high gear

You’re in Four Down Territory. Each week during football season we’ll highlight four notes, nuggets, stats or trends from the weekend that was in Mississippi ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Slimmed-down Over the River Run set for Saturday

For the 32nd year in a row, Vicksburg’s residents will have a chance to test their mettle in a race across the Mississippi River and ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

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