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Fred Hervey (seated at left) and Dequan Street (seated at right) sign letters of intent to play NCAA Division I football on the Dec. 18 early National Signing Day. 
Tallahatchie County native Tony Vance will serve as head coach of the South Mississippi All-Stars during Saturday's 71st annual Bernard Blackwell All-Star Football Classic.
WEBB — A host of West Tallahatchie football players have received All-Region 3-1A postseason recognition. » First team defense: senior cornerback Malique McGee
Five members of the 2019 Charleston High School Tigers’ varsity football team have been named to the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State teams.
Two-and-a-half days after leading his team to the brink of a state championship berth, Charleston High School head football coach Scott Martin was informed that he might not be the coach next seas

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Choctaws blanked 28-0


ITTA BENA — After winning three games in a row, the West Tallahatchie High School Choctaws have now lost two, including a 28-0 decision Friday night during homecoming at Leflore County High School here.

West Tally fell to 3-4 and Leflore improved to 3-3.

CHS skunks O'Bannon 32-0 in region opening


GREENVILLE — The Charleston High School Tigers opened Region 3-2A play Friday night with a resounding 32-0 win over the O’Bannon Greenwaves.

CHS improved to 4-3 while O’Bannon fell to 1-5.

Tigers suffer rare homecoming loss


The Corinth High School Warriors put a damper on homecoming festivities at Tiger Stadium Friday night by defeating the Charleston High School Tigers 34-12.

Charleston dropped to 3-3 on the season while Corinth improved to 5-1.

West Tally falls 53-34 in shootout at Riverside


AVON — The West Tallahatchie High School Choctaws lost to the Riverside Bulldogs 53-34 during homecoming here Friday night.

“There was a whole lot of offense and no defense on both teams,” said WTHS head coach Lorenzo Pimpton.



CHARLESTON — Joan (JoJo) Cole Nelson, age 86, passed away Monday, Jan. 27, at Tallahatchie General... READ MORE