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Gators get running game in gear as South Pike comes to town

For two difficult weeks, the Vicksburg Gators were trying to grab on to any piece of success they could find. Once they found it, they’re ... Read more

23 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Eagles regroup ahead of trip to Centreville Academy

Porter’s Chapel Academy was riding high, with good vibes and its first three-game winning streak in seven years under its belt. The offense was clicking, ... Read more

1 day ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Vicksburg High wingback Laurence Sullivan ran for 118 yards and two touchdowns on only 12 carries in a 34-32 loss to Natchez on Friday. Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Hinds CC Esports ready to score big in second season

RAYMOND – The second season of e-sports at Hinds Community College starts 2020-21 riding a wave of momentum after producing a national champion last year ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

College football, NFL TV schedule for Sept. 24-28

COLLEGE FOOTBALL ON TV Thursday, Sept. 24 6:30 p.m. ESPN – UAB at South Alabama Friday, Sept. 25 7 p.m. CBSSN – Middle Tennessee at ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Warren Central nudges ahead to No. 4 in Class 6A poll

Warren Central worked overtime to beat Pearl last week, and it paid off with a bump in the Mississippi Associated Press Class 6A poll. The ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

St. Al soccer falls out of playoff picture

St. Aloysius’ bid for a berth in the MAIS Division II girls’ soccer playoffs ended Monday, with a 2-1 loss to Washington School. Bree Butler ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Clement, St. Al win big at Benton cross country meet

St. Aloysius took home a bunch of trophies from the Benton Academy Invitational cross country meet. Nancy Clement, a freshman, beat 64 other runners to ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Deion Sanders introduced as Jackson State’s head football coach

Just after breakfast on Monday morning, it was Prime Time at Jackson State. Deion Sanders, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame whose ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sports column: Postgame ceremonies have gotten rather awkward

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken some things from us and changed a lot of others. The 2020 spring sports season was obliterated in an instant. ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

Over the River Run Registration is now open for the 32nd annual Over the River Run, a 5-mile run and race walk across the Old ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Vicksburg native James Lewis has been named the athletics director at Jim Hill High School. Lewis is also Jim Hill’s boys’ basketball head coach, and ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Louisiana Tech stuns Southern Miss with comeback, last-second TD

HATTIESBURG (AP) — Down to its last chance to complete a spectacular comeback, Louisiana Tech did it with just inches and seconds to spare. Griffin ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Natchez knocks off Gators in final minutes

By Patrick Murphy The Natchez Democrat NATCHEZ — Vicksburg High broke out of its offensive slump in a big way Friday night, but it still ... Read more

5 days ago by Natchez Democrat Staff.

St. Al finds the end zone, but falls to Riverfield

The ball sailed high and deep toward the front corner of the end zone. Carter Magee jumped high to reach it and somehow got a ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Vikings remain undefeated with overtime win vs. Pearl

As Friday night wore on, Warren Central found itself in the familiar position of being locked in an early-season dogfight against Pearl. When it was ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Porter’s Chapel, Tallulah Academy take lopsided losses

Porter’s Chapel Academy’s winning ways came to an abrupt end Friday night. Hillcrest Christian jumped on the Eagles for two early touchdowns, and then scored ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mississippi high school football scores: Sept. 18

Friday’s Mississippi scores Adams Christian 43, Copiah Aca. 27 Alcorn Central 36, Potts Camp 8 Amory 21, Ripley 14 Bartlett, Tenn. 27, Southaven 0 Benton ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Flashes still seeking first TD as Riverfield comes to town

There’s an old proverb that the journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step. For St. Aloysius, it might have started with a little ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Warren Central linebacker Jashun Simon had 10 tackles, including three for loss and one sack, in a 23-3 win over Brandon on Sept. 11. Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vikings go for three in a row vs. Pearl

Warren Central is starting to build an impressive resumé worthy of a top-five team in Class 6A. The Vikings have not allowed a touchdown in ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gators try to get on the scoreboard against Natchez

The first two weeks of the season, to put it mildly, have not gone the way the Vicksburg Gators had hoped. In two losses to ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

VWAA fall baseball Registration for the Vicksburg Warren Athletic Association’s fall youth baseball league is open until Sept. 30. The league is for children ages ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn State receives 2019 SWAC football championship rings

By Alcorn Sports Information LORMAN — A joyous occasion took place Tuesday evening at Jack Spinks-Marino Casem Stadium when Alcorn State football program was honored ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

After years of struggling, PCA’s offense breaking out in a big way

Porter’s Chapel Academy and the words “potent offense” have not exactly gone together in recent years. The Eagles have been shutout nearly twice as many ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Softball roundup: St. Al and PCA take tough losses; Tallulah Academy rolls

St. Aloysius overcame an early three-run deficit to take the lead Tuesday against Park Place Christian Academy, but could not hold on and wound up ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Photo Gallery: Cornhole at the Convention Center

The Vicksburg Convention Center was the site of the Top Gun Regional Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 12. Nearly 200 players of all ages competed ... Read more

1 week ago by Courtland Wells.

Who’s Hot

Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson, a former Vicksburg High star, had a team-high eight tackles and one sack in a 27-24 win over South Alabama on ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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