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MSU women’s basketball coach Vic Schaefer leaving for Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — One move shook up the women’s college basketball landscape on a sleepy Sunday afternoon. Texas moved quickly to hire a new ... Read more

9 hours ago by The Associated Press.

Rory Johnson’s final season in Germany on hold because of pandemic

This was supposed to be the week that Rory Johnson kicked off his farewell tour. For 10 years, the former Vicksburg High and Ole Miss ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Hinds Community College baseball player Josh Cofield ranked second in the MACJC this season with a .515 batting average. Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mississippi State coach Leach apologizes for tweet

STARKVILLE (AP) — Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach has apologized on social media for posting a tweet that drew criticism from Bulldogs players and ... Read more

2 days ago by The Associated Press.

SEC extends restrictions on athletic activities

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Southeastern Conference announced Friday that all in-person athletics activities, including team and individual practices, meetings and other organized gatherings, whether voluntary ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

MHSAA director hopeful sports will resume

Public schools in Mississippi have not been closed for the year because of the COVID-19 pandemic — at least not yet — and until they ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Larry Myricks, a Clinton native and former Mississippi College track star, was elected to the Gulf South Conference Hall of Fame on Thursday. Myricks was ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Lockhart hired as East Central CC basketball coach

DECATUR — Former Ole Miss basketball standout and assistant coach Rahim Lockhart has been hired as the men’s head basketball coach at East Central Community ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg’s Butler elected to GSC Hall of Fame

All throughout his remarkable football career, Malcolm Butler has gained something at each of his many stops. A strong foundation at Vicksburg High School. A ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sports column: VWSD Hall of Fame accepting nominations

Since it was started in 2016, the Vicksburg Warren School District Athletic Hall of Fame has honored some of the greatest high school coaches and ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Jackson State baseball player Chris Prentiss, a former Vicksburg High star, was named a second-team HBCU All-American by the web site Black College Nines. Prentiss, ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Golf courses see uptick in business during outbreak

While most sports and sports venues have closed for the duration of the coronavirus outbreak, Warren County’s golf courses have remained an open refuge for ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Alcorn State’s Cole named HBCU National Player of Year

LORMAN — Alcorn State’s Travaris Cole turned a pretty good start to the season into a national player of the year award. Cole, a senior ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

NCAA gives spring athletes an extra year of eligibility, but uncertainty remains

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA will permit Division I spring-sport athletes — such as baseball, softball and lacrosse players — who had their seasons shortened ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

VWSD Hall of Fame nominations open

The Vicksburg Warren School District will accept nominations for its athletic Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020 beginning Wednesday. The nomination period will continue until ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

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Vicksburg High baseball player Kentrez Bershell is hitting .643 (9-for-14) with six RBIs in six games this season. Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

SEC cancels its spring meetings

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has canceled its spring meetings because of the coronavirus pandemic. Commissioner Greg Sankey announced the move Tuesday and ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Clear Creek changes policies for golfers

Clear Creek Golf Course is closing its pro shop, but will remain open for play as it continues to adjust to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

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Warren Central power forward Jabari Bowman led Warren County in scoring this season, averaging 18.2 points per game. Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mississippi State star Perry enters NBA draft

STARKVILLE — After a great freshman season, Reggie Perry tested the NBA draft waters but ultimately stayed in the college pool. After an even better ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Former PCA coach J.J. Plummer out of hospital, recovering at home with coronavirus

Like most Americans, J.J. Plummer was at home watching the news and its abundance of stories about the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Not long ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sophomore Sims led Vicksburg in scoring, to Class 5A semifinals

Whenever he watches Destini Sims play, Vicksburg High girls’ basketball coach Troy Stewart can’t help but be impressed. Her scoring touch, her defensive tenacity and ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

2020 Vicksburg Post All-County basketball

The 2020 Vicksburg Post All-County basketball team Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Stewart guided Missy Gators to best season in 23 years

Troy Stewart has a problem. After spending a lot of time looking over his roster, and this season’s stats, hard decisions must be made. Some ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Hard work pays off big for Gators’ Butler

Two years ago, Cameron Butler’s trajectory looked like a lot of good young high school basketball players. He had gotten plenty of playing time and ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Warren Central soccer player Jayda Griffin has verbally committed to play at Hinds Community College. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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Warren Central soccer player DeQuarian Buck has signed with East Central Community College. Buck led the Vikings with 24 goals this season. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Personal trainer Tolliver helps people exercise during coronavirus crisis

In the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, facilities that offer individuals an outlet for keeping fit have shuttered. No more treadmills, bar bells or elliptical ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

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