Varnado, Armstrong, Turner, McBride help junior college teams to wins

Varnado

Thursday night’s slate of junior college football games proved successful for several Calhoun County athletes.

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Most beloved Mississippi voice was Jack Cristil

Rick Cleveland

Sixty years or so ago, somebody snapped a photograph of two Mississippi icons. The moment is preserved for the ages: Jack Cristil interviewing Elvis Presley.

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Lady Cougars’ softball season ends with loss to Hebron

lady cougars

Calhoun Academy’s softball team needed a big win Tuesday night to keep their season alive. They came up short suffering a 9-6 loss to Hebron.

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Calhoun City sweeps Bruce in softball double header

lady trojans

Calhoun City softball swept a double header from Bruce last Saturday.

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Boudreaux sparks Calhoun Academy to win at North Sunflower

ca melton

Joseph Boudreaux delivered the best game of his career that sparked the Calhoun Academy Cougars to a 42-12 win at North Sunflower last Friday night.

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Vardaman aims to start fresh with region opener this week

Coach Larry Gann

The 47-7 loss at Noxapater wasn’t the worst part of last Friday night for Vardaman Coach Larry Gann. He saw his team regress from the previous weeks.

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Calhoun City remains perfect with easy win over Water Valley

Kemon Hall

When Brieton Sykes woke up Friday morning he had a feeling that a big performance was coming later that night. Sykes couldn’t have scripted Calhoun City’s 28-7 victory against Water Valley any better for himself or the Wildcats. He had a hand in all four Calhoun City (3-0) touchdowns, and even threw his first touchdown pass of the season on a halfback reverse.

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Coffeeville runs around, through Bruce Trojans in 36-13 win

Zack Cruthirds

Bruce struggled with the Coffeeville ground game and the Pirates made some big defensive plays to earn a 36-13 win over the visiting Trojans last Friday night.

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Wildcats, Cougars earn big wins; Trojans, Rams suffer lopsided losses

Kemon Hall

Calhoun City and Calhoun Academy rolled to big wins while Bruce and Vardaman suffered lopsided losses in another .500 Friday for Calhoun County teams.

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Saints fans don’t take winning for granted

Rick Cleveland

The New Orleans Saints — Mississippi’s NFL team by just about any measure — open the season Sunday at Atlanta.

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