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Four days after his father died, Daric Campbell Jr. sat in the office at O’Bannon High School and waited to meet his new football coach. Football has always been important to Daric, 16, and these days it is more important than ever.
Sports leagues tend to be competitive and charged with a heavy dose of athleticism that may intimidate those just trying to enjoy the social aspects and health benefits.
Reports of shots fired, resulted in an investigation that determined a a 30 year-old black male was struck by a vehicle and is now in critical condition.
If one of the children participating in Saturday’s United States’ Tennis Association Mississippi Chapter National Junior Tennis League Rally goes on to win Wimbledon one day, it would indeed be a significant accomplishment.
AVON — Johnny Bley has spent his career teaching young athletes how to play sports.

Aim for Change gains new agents

Alexis H. Hamilton and Marven Cantave joined the MSU Extension Service as agents with the Aim for Change program. Aim for Change is a five-year, $5.5 million grant program targeting the reduction of obesity and related diseases through policy, systems and environmental interventions.











Leland receives grant for new fire truck

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

 

The City of Leland will soon boast a brand new fire truck thanks to a recent federal grant they obtained.

Just last week, Mississippi Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith announced 11 cities across the state were awarded money for community projects through a United States Department of Agriculture totaling $409,700.



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Weddings & Engagements

Friends and relatives of Lakwanya Denise Titus and Timothy Lee Davis are invited to their wedding... READ MORE