Tampa Bay signs M.D. Jennings

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The Tampa Bay Bucs on Monday announced the signing of three players to futures contracts for 2015, including former Packers’ safety M.D. Jennings.

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Calhoun wins Cal-Chick Challenge with Lady Trojans, Lady Rams, both ‘City teams all winning

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Calhoun County won the Cal-Chick Challenge in Houlka Saturday winning four of six games.

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Houlka hosts Cal-Chick Challenge Saturday

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Houlka will host the annual Cal-Chick Challenge this Saturday with Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman teams all in action.

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Clock is ticking on Saints to make good decisions

Rick Cleveland

The New Orleans Saints limped, not marched, home with a 7-9 record, disappointing for a team that entered 2014 with Super Bowl hopes and a future Hall of Fame quarterback.

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2014 Sports year in review

Deshawn Tillman and Wiley Maddox

A look back at some of those making news in Calhoun County sports over the past year.
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Former Trojan Bobo signs to play football at Faulkner University

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Northeast Mississippi Community College sophomore Jonathan Bobo, of Bruce, signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) to join the Faulkner (Ala.) University football program on Wednesday, Dec. 17 during the opening day of the midyear transfer signing period.

Joining Bobo at a signing ceremony inside Ramsey Hall on the Booneville campus was his father, John Wayne Glaspie (left). Photo by Michael H. Miller/NEMCC Public Information.

ICC to host softball clinic in January

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The 2015 ICC Softball Winter Clinics will be a one-day event, held on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the ICC Spring Sports Indoor Facility on the Fulton Campus, located at 107 West Staub Street, Fulton, MS 38843.

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Patterson, Elrod remember 1941 Orange Bowl

Rick Cleveland

Robert “Tut” Patterson, who turned 93 recently, remembers vividly “finally” getting off the train in Miami. He remembers the palm trees swaying in the late December breeze. He remembers the orange trees “with ripe, plump oranges.”

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South rolls over North in Bernard Blackwell Classic

Bruce Trojan Jay Johnson hauls in a pass. Photo courtesy the Sun-Herald

Although there was a bitter wind blowing from the north, it was the South that did the majority of the damage in the 66th annual Bernard Blackwell Classic Saturday afternoon.

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Calhoun City earns win over South Panola in Loggins Classic

Calhoun City's Austin Burl

Calhoun City was the only local team to earn a win Saturday in a full day of games in the Loggins Classic.

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