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BLUE SPRINGS — The Charleston Tigers whipped the East Union Urchins 52-27 in a second-round playoff game here Friday night.
PASCAGOULA — The West Tallahatchie High School Choctaws traveled six hours and nearly 400 miles to reach the end of their 2019 football journey.
Charleston High School senior Bryan Steen (seated third from left) signs a scholarship offer Nov. 1 to play basketball for the Itawamba Community College Indians of Fulton.
Former Charleston High School Tigers standout Fred Hervey is one of seven East Mississippi Community College Lions football players named to the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Col
WEBB — The West Tallahatchie Choctaws dropped a 22-0 decision to the Simmons Blue Devils during the regular-season home finale at Choctaw Stadium Friday night, Nov. 1.

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CHS players named first-team All-Region


Named first team All-Region 3-3A (from left) at the conclusion of the 2018-19 season are Charleston High School basketball players DeAntre Prince, Kristian Gammage, Terrence Davis and Tycarious Collins.

CHS boys basketball enjoys success


The Charleston High School boys basketball team enjoyed a stellar 2018-19 season and had six players chosen for postseason honors.

The Tigers finished the season 16-7 overall, including an 8-2 record in Region 3-3A play, where they finished in second place.

Local sisters run marathon

Sisters Maegan (left) and Anna Fennell of Philipp are all smiles after completing the Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon on Feb. 10. The event consisted of a 26.2 mile run.



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