Mississippian was the first to knock down “The Greatest”


The black and white video, from Madison Square Garden in 1962, is beyond grainy, but you can easily make out that the graceful man in white trunks is future heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali.
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Tucker, Flemons earn honors at NEMBCA All Star Game

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Calhoun County nearly filled an entire team in the first girls’ NEMBCA All Star Game at Booneville last Saturday. [Read more...]

Calhoun City summer basketball league basketball schedule


The schedule for Calhoun City’s summer basketball league games has been released. The games will be played Tuesday, June 7 and Tuesday, June 14 at Calhoun City High School.

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Clarke finishes second at Mississippi State Amatuer


Cameron Clarke, of Pittsboro, earned the Mike Magee Memorial Trophy for shooting the lowest opening round and went on to finish second overall in the 2016 Mississippi State Amateur Golf Championship.

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Casey inducted into NEMBCA Hall of Fame


James Casey, of Vardaman, was inducted into the Northeast Mississippi Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame Saturday in Booneville during their annual all star game. [Read more...]

Clarke is early leader at Mississippi Golf Association’s State Am in Madison

Cameron Clarke

Cameron Clarke, of Pittsboro, is the early leader at the 2016 State Amateur Golf Championship being played at Reunion Golf Club in Madison.

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Bruce, Calhoun City, Vardaman players to participate in all star game at Northeast Saturday


Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman all have players particpating in the 12th annual Northeast Mississippi Basketball Coaches Association (NEMBCA) All-Star Games on Saturday, June 4.
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We owe those who sacrificed all, our everything

Rick Cleveland

This is written on Memorial Day morning, the morning after it was announced that both Ole Miss and Mississippi State baseball teams will host NCAA Regionals at once for the first time ever.
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Harrell plays in MAIS All Star Game

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Calhoun Academy’s Todd Harrell played in the MAIS All Star Game last weekend in Jackson.

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Tutors win Calhoun City Glow Run

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Paul Tutor earned first in the 2016 5K Glow Run in Calhoun City last Friday sponsored by the New Century Club. [Read more...]