MCCARLEY – Monday afternoon, a Greenwood Public School District bus carrying football players and coaches westbound on Highway 82 overturned in McCarley.
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The J.Z. George basketball teams ran into a tough Region 3-3A foe last week in Humphreys County.
The HCHS teams defeated the J.Z. George boys 88-35 and the Lady Jaguars 92-28.
Humphreys County led the Jaguars 36-10 at the half. They outscored J.Z. George 51-25 in the second half. Malik Branch led J.Z. George with 11 points.
The Carroll Academy Lady Rebels reeled off three wins last week, kicking things off by beating division foe Winona 41-24 and following that up with a 37-31 win over Benton and a 63-21 blowout over Central Holmes.
The Montgomery County boys basketball team improved to 11-3 last week with wins over French Camp 71-43 and Noxapater 58-40, pushing the team's winning streak to seven.
“We're playing pretty well offensively,” said coach Frank Miller. “We're playing well together. We're hitting some crucial shots. We just have to keep pressing on.”
During my earlier years, growing up and staying some of the summer with my grandmother, our telephone or communication device was feet. If they needed help from a neighbor, my granddaddy would just walk to his house and tell them. If time was allotted, then a postcard would do the trick.
WINONA – Winona Elementary School teacher Deanna Lowery was named Winona School District’s 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year at Tuesday’s meeting of the Winona School Board.
Granted, words are cheap, and too often President Donald Trump uses the wrong ones. But give him credit for using the right ones Saturday during his controversial appearance at the dedication of two new museums in Jackson.