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Southern Miss has been chosen to finish second in Conference USA’s West Division in a preseason vote conducted by a panel of media members that cover C-USA schools and released today by the league office.

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The Ellisville All-Stars recently won the 2019 8-under Dixie Softball Darlings state championship. The team will travel to Eufaula, Ala., on Saturday, July 27 to play in the 8-under Dixie Softball World Series. Front row, from left, are Anna Eavenson, Adisen Dearman, Natalie Prunera, Skylar …

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Forrest General’s Spirit of Women and the University of Southern Mississippi will host their 11th annual “Football 201: Taking it on the Road” event at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 24. 

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Participants at the 2019 South Jones soccer camp got to train with the South Jones Lady Braves and South Jones Braves soccer teams on Thursday and Friday to learn fundamentals of the game. Each participant received a t-shirt and refreshments throughout the training period.

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Photos, clockwise from top, Akeem Davis, a former Laurel High star quarterback who went on to the NFL and now serves as an assistant coach at Southern Miss, dances to the popular song “Old Town Road” during a break in the action of the fifth annual AD 47 camp “Between the Bricks” at Laurel H…

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The week of the Fourth of July is supposed to be a happy one, filled with fireworks, grilled food, pies of all sorts and the fellowship of family and friends coming together to celebrate the independence of our great nation.

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Few things in life compare to the heartache of losing a loved one. C.S. Lewis once described it as an “amputation” that forces a man to learn how to live the rest of his life with a part of himself missing. Neither the pain nor the longing to see them again ever really goes away. 

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Jones County 11-under All-Stars show off their rings for winning the USSSA state championship in Brandon. Front row, from left, Walker Johnson, Cooper Davis, John Dement, Brooks McCardle and Eyan Butler; middle row, Tyler Wooten, Asher McBride, Lane Adams, Logan Langley, Collin Flowers and M…

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Budding football players descended on Jones College Thursday for the eighth annual Jason Campbell Fellowship of Christian Athletes football camp.

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At least for me, with Vanderbilt’s win in the College World Series finale on Wednesday, the 2018-19 sports season is over.

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The College World Series and Omaha won’t forget Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum any time soon. Days after he left — and before the Michigan-Vanderbilt championship series, people were still talking about him and applauding his exit.

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New basketball coach is the son of ex-Tiger coach Keith Robinson

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Former WJ, Miss. State soccer standout playing professionally in Finland

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Decorated West Jones swimmer defies odds, sets sights on Olympic trials

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Marcus Dupree, one of the greatest high school running backs Mississippi has ever produced, was on hand Thursday morning at Sawmill Square Mall as part of the Mississippi Community Transportation Day and free resource fair. Dupree starred at Philadelphia High School in the 1970s before signi…

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Laurel hosted Wayne County in a 7-on-7 scrimmage on Tuesday, the first of several to be played over the summer. Laurel will begin the regular season on Aug. 23 at Class 4A powerhouse Poplarville. West Jones will play at Petal in its season opener on Aug. 23, while South Jones will play at Su…

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The Laurel Tornadoes added a familiar face to their coaching staff ahead of the season. Coach Ryan Earnest, a Laurel graduate and former Tornadoes’ football player, has been hired as the team’s new offensive coordinator. 

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Over the past two seasons, Taylorsville Tartars’ quarterback Ty Keyes has taken the world of football in the Pine Belt by storm. Through his freshman and sophomore seasons, Keyes accumulated a 30-1 record as a starting quarterback, with one state championship, two South State titles and nume…

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As I was driving home from Baton Rouge the other night, cruising down Interstate 12 alongside a couple thousand Southern Miss fans who joined me at LSU to watch the Golden Eagles compete in an NCAA Regional Tournament, I tried my best to wrap my mind around all the incredible things I’ve exp…

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BATON ROUGE -- Southern Miss shortstop Storme Cooper drove in a season-high three runs in one inning as the Golden Eagles went on to an eye-opening 15-3 victory over Arizona State Friday to open the Baton Rouge Regional.

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STARKVILLE – Postseason baseball is full of heart-pounding, nail-biting and deep-breath moments, and the No. 5 Mississippi State baseball program packed all of those into an 11-6 opening-round victory over Southern in the NCAA Starkville Regional.

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For those of you who have read this column over the last seven years, you know that I love to make predictions. And this column will be full of predictions for the Road to Omaha that started Friday.

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West Jones coach Trey Sutton and pitcher/shortstop Dustin Dickerson helped lead the Mustangs to the Class 5A state championship, so it’s little wonder that they were picked by coaches as the top individual award winners in their classification.

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Laurel Christian School senior Wilton Moorer shot a 2-over-par 74 in the MAIS AAA state golf tournament at Cleveland Country Club on May 6 to earn third place among individual medalists.

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The 10th annual Northeast Jones Youth Football Camp will be 8:30-11:30 a.m., Monday, June 3 through Wednesday, June 5, at the NEJ football field. Registration will start at 8 a.m. the first day of camp. The cost is $65.