November 27, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

Taylor White inks with USA

According to a recent news release in the Mobile Press Register, Leroy High School graduate Taylor White has signed to play baseball at the University of South Alabama (USA) in Mobile. The announcement was made Nov. More...

Semi-final pairings

Class 1A Linden (13-0) at Sweet Water (12-1) Gaston (11-2) at Speake (11-2) Class 2A Leroy (13-0) at Reeltown (12-1) Sulligent (11-2) at Clay County (13-0), Ashland Class 3A Cordova (10-3) at T.R. More...

James gets cowhorn

Dyson James, 7 years old, killed his first deer with a .223 rifle Nov. 16 in Packers Bend. James is the son of Suzette and Derek James of Jackson. More...

Spike killed

Wesley Kelly, 7, of Fairhope killed this spike, Saturday, Nov. 22, while hunting with his grandpa, Fred Green of Jackson. He is the son of Amanda and Dale Kelly. (Photo submitted) More...

Second-year bean cook-off winners

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CHS alumni can view yearbooks on CD at new library

A Coffeeville High School alumnus has scanned 14 of the school's yearbooks and compiled on a CD for the town's new library. Jimmy Deas presented Mayor Faye Cotton with a copy of the CD at the Coffeeville Old Timers Reunion on Oct. 18. More...

Bears advance, beat Millry 34-16

The Leroy Bears improved to 13-0 on the season with a 34-16 win over the Millry Wildcats Friday night in the quarterfinals of the AHSAA playoffs. Leroy advances to the semifinals for the fifth straight time. More...

Alabama, Auburn fans pick the Iron Bowl!

The most important day in the state of Alabama is finally here. And you know what I am talking about, the Iron Bowl! Alabama (11-0) will welcome in the Auburn Tigers (5- 6) Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Bryant Denny Stadium. More...

Taylor bags 10-point

Nathan Taylor killed a 150-pound, 10-point buck Nov. 16 during the weekend of the youth hunt on his papa's land in McIntosh. He is the son of Kristi and Ronnie Taylor of McIntosh More...

Jones snags 7-point

Scotty Jones, 7 years old, killed his first deer in Chatom Nov. 15 while hunting with his dad. Jones is the son of Nancy and Binion Jones of Chatom. More...

JPD sponsors hunter education class

The Jackson Police Department recently sponsored a hunter education class for first time hunters born after 1977. Of note, father and son, Blake and Harrison Hudson (front, right) traveled from their home in Huntsville to participate in the class. More...

Jackson Mayor attends USM Homecoming

Jackson Mayor and University of Southern Mississippi (USM) alumnus Richard Long (third from left) recently attended the USM Homecoming festivities and visited with local residents who are students at the university. More...