Simmons High School football coach Timothy Johnson knew he had a special athlete in Vontrez Rush before the season started; however, even he was surprised at the immediate impact Rush made.
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Warren, Washington, Issaquena, Sharkey Community Action Agency’s (WWISCAA) main holiday and fundraising event is just around the corner.
Several bridges and two roads are currently or will soon be temporarily closed for emergency purposes at the recommendation of the Mississippi Department of Transportation’s Office of State Aid Road Construction.
The two county roads being posted as closed are Dyson and Dogleg roads.
Greenville Christian School boys basketball coach Logan Collins does not want to put any expectations on his players this season, but he is excited about the possibilities.
The Saints have a deep and talented team this season that allows Coach Collins to rotate five players into the game at a time.
Incumbents held on to each of their seats except in the District 4 supervisor vote won by Mala Brooks by a mere 13 votes over incumbent Jesse Amos. The more than 700 absentee ballots have yet to be counted in any races as of press time.
Of the 32,026 registered voters in Washington County, 11001 cast ballots in the Tuesday election.
Republicans are keeping their hold on the governorship in Mississippi, despite facing the best-funded Democrat in more than a decade.
Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday defeated Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and two candidates who ran low-budget campaigns.
Greenville police are investigating this morning’s break-in at the Sportsman that resulted in several missing handguns.
Assistant Greenville Police Chief Michael Merchant said at 4:16 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Sportsman, 1511 Highway 1 S., in reference to a business burglary alarm activation.
At Thursday’s weekly Greenville Rotary Club Meeting, District Governor for Rotary 6820 Mark Fields delivered a keynote message that encompassed the ruthless efforts toward eliminating the polio virus and expanding the Rotary’s connection to the world.
As of 9:50 pm
1,175 of 1,768 precincts - 66 percent
Tate Reeves, GOP 277,292 - 53 percent
Jim Hood, Dem 238,740 - 46 percent
David Singletary, Ind 5,127 - 1 percent
Bob Hickingbottom, CST 1,479 - 0 percent
1,153 of 1,768 precincts - 65 percent
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Kaila Charles made a buzzer-beating layup to cap a furious comeback by No. 8 Maryland, which never led until that final basket sealed a 71-69 victory over Minnesota on Thursday night.
Tennessee forward Grant Williams (2) blocks the shot of South Carolina forward Chris Silva (30) as forward Kyle Alexander (11) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP photo/Wade Payne)
MONROE, La. — The St. Joseph Catholic School football team moved its record to a perfect 7-0 with a 44-7 victory against River Oaks.
St. Joseph coach John Baker said he was especially pleased with the way his defense played in the game.
File-This Jan. 19, 2019, file photo shows Purdue guard Carsen Edwards (3) shooting over Indiana forward Juwan Morgan (13) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind.
Vanderbilt (9-17, 0-13) vs. Alabama (15-11, 6-7)
Coleman Coliseum, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
There was a time when the presence of a black person on television was cause for celebration.
An opportunity to rectify one of the several problems, failing underdrain pipes, caused by this year’s flood disaster is underway.
The ongoing project, which consists of replacing storm water under-drain pipes that failed on state route 814, also known as the Broadway Loop, began some weeks ago.
GREENVILLE — Memorial services for George “Pie” Coleman, 65, of Greenville, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joseph Frye Memorial Chapel, Bush Funeral Services, Leland. He died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at Merit Health Central, Jackson.
CNN's Chris Cillizza breaks down which GOP Senators are expected to vote against President Trump's national emergency declaration, and how many votes the Senate would need to overturn an eventual presidential veto.
SHAW — Funeral arrangements for Essie Bass, 88, of Shaw, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland. He died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Jackson.