On Monday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors voted 4 to 1 to work with the Greenville Historic Preservation committee in the relocation of the Confederate statue on the Washington County Courthouse grounds to another county site at the expense of the county.
The Simmons High Devilettes secured their first playoff victory Monday night at home in a 40-28 win over the Richton Rebels.
Reeling positively from a gut wrenching 56-52 loss in overtime to the Shaw Lady Hawks in Rosedale for the District 1A championship, the Devilettes (23-4) shook off the defeat and focused on the road ahead.
The Simmons Blue Devils (4-14, 1-7) fell short to a North Side Gator (8-9, 1-2) team out of Bolivar County on Wednesday night, 49-44.
Simmons Junior High School Football’s secret weapon, Eddie George, has just been added to the arsenal of one of the Under Armour Next All-America teams.
HOLLANDALE - The Simmons Blue Devils were on fire Friday night as they hosted the Ray Brooks Tigers, overwhelming them in a 40-14 win.
After the victory, Simmons head coach Timothy Johnson talked about the team’s preparation leading up to the game.
LELAND — Leland High School fans might’ve been saying to themselves, “My how the tables have turned,” while they looked on as their Cubs defeated the Riverside Bulldogs 20-14.
Riverside topped Leland last season 26-20 in a thrilling meeting in Avon but this time the Bulldogs wouldn’t be so lucky.
For the first time in four years, the Simmons Blue Devils are not going to have an undefeated regular season.
It was a low scoring defensive battle between the two teams resulting in a final score of 8-6 in favor of the Amanda Elzy Panthers.
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HOLLANDALE — The high school football season has officially commenced as Simmons High School hosted a 5-team jamboree on Friday at Simmons High School.