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CLARKSDALE — In a defensive slugfest, the Charleston High School Tigers fell 14-6 to the North Side High School Gators in Friday night’s (Nov. 29) Class 2A North championship game.
On the strength of a gutsy 6-3 win over Calhoun City in the Nov.
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.

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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.

Crawford signs with Northeast


Charleston High School Tigers senior running back LeQuyton “Quynn” Crawford (seated) signs a National Letter of Intent to play football for the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers of Booneville. Pictured with Crawford on National Signing Day, Feb.



OAKLAND —  Mrs. Linda Rose Nichols Jackson, 64, of Oakland, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 at... READ MORE