Wildcats won for many who have come before

Coach Perry Liles

It was in Monroe County on a brown grass field striped with chalked lines where this Wildcat’s dream of winning a state championship ended.

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We can only imagine what Akers will do next

Rick Cleveland

Don’t know how many times I’ve been asked this lately but it’s a lot: Where does Clinton’s Cam Akers rank among the high school football players you’ve seen play in Mississippi?
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Bruce and Vardaman split; ‘City teams win while Cougars fall


Bruce and Vardaman split their first matchup of the basketball season last Friday.
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Calhoun City captures 2A State Championship with 22-8 win over Bay Springs

The Calhoun City Wildcats capped off a dominant season with a state championship last Friday defeating Bay Springs 22-8 at Davis Wade Stadium in Starkville.

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Calhoun City will face explosive offense from Bay Springs Friday

Perry Liles

Calhoun City was anticipating playing Bassfield for the third time in the state title game, but the defending champs were knocked off by Bay Springs in the South Half Championship 18-13.
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Pruitt, Bailey lead football honorees for 2016 Cougars

Preston Bailey

Calhoun Academy QB Cody Pruitt and LB Preston Bailey were honored with top awards in the conference at the conclusion of the football season.
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Ferriss turned down Major Leagues for Delta State

Rick Cleveland

The late, immeasurably great Boo Ferriss could have become a Major League manager had he chosen that path. With his people skills and his baseball acumen, he surely would have been a splendid one.
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Armstrong nominated for DII Player of Year honor

Donta Armstrong

West Alabama wide receiver Donta Armstrong is one of 42 NCAA Division II players on the nomination list for the Harlon Hill Trophy as the Division II College Football Player of the Year.
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Calhoun City bullies Baldwyn 47-20; advances to 2A State Championship next Friday


Calhoun City continued its dominance of Class 2A opponents Friday night as they thrashed Baldwyn 47-20 to advance to the state championship game next Friday in Starkville.
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Cougars fall at home to Grace Christian


The Calhoun Academy Cougars dropped to 0-2 on the season with a 49-29 loss to Grace Christian last Thursday in the home opener for the Cougars.
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