Archive - Aug 31, 2013
Mississippi State University reported a shooting at the Sprint Mart on Blackjack Road just west of campus early Saturday morning.
The university issued a Maroon Alert text message warning at 12:53 a.m. Saturday, warning students and alert subscribers that a shooting had been reported at the convenience store.
NOXAPATER â€“ The East Webster Wolverines fought hard Friday night to claim a close 20-19 victory on the road at Noxapater.
â€śIt was a battle,â€ť Wolverine coach Doug Wilson said. â€śWe knew coming in that Noxapater had a great ball team and they didnâ€™t let us down. It was a hard fought game and they are a fine team. We got behind, but the guys just kept fighting and weathered the storm.â€ť
EUPORA â€“ The Eupora Eagles improved to 2-0 this season as the Eagles knocked off French Camp 51-21.
Ask Eagles coach Junior Graham what is leading to his teamâ€™s success and he attributes it all to â€śexperienceâ€ť and hard work.
After losing 35-3 in their first game last week on the road against Lamar School, the Starkville Academy Volunteers bounced back in a major way at home defeating East Rankin Academy 28-7.
The Golden Egg Trophy currently held by the Ole Miss Rebels, now have the miniature version also headed to Oxford.
Starkville and Oxford met in the inaugural â€śLittle Egg Bowlâ€ť in Starkville on Friday night, and it was the visiting Chargers who picked up the 35-24 win, in a second half full of struggles for the Yellowjackets.