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South Panola lose nailbitters to Tupelo

South Panola lose nailbitters to Tupelo By Brad Greer If Tupelo had nine lives they used them all up in Tuesday’s District 2-6A boys battle against homestanding South Panola. With the Tigers leading 50-46 in the closing minute, the Golden Wave converted two costly turnovers into points before freshman Keodra Hampton converted a game-winning layup…

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NDJH boys win in 2OT over Bayou

NDJH boys win in  2OT over Bayou By Myra Bean Even though the North Delta varsity girls claimed a big district win over Bayou Academy Tuesday, it was the junior high games which created the most excitement for the night. The varsity Lady Wave continues making a winning swatch through opponents with a 53-39 win…

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Cougars lose at buzzer beater; Lady Cougars win by 40

Cougars lose at buzzer beater;  Lady Cougars win by 40 By Ike House Buzzer beaters can be good and sometimes they can be devastating and in this case for North Panola it was a heartbreaker. Last season the Cougars experienced a buzzer beater at home in the district tournament to Independence. This time around it…

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North Panola sweeps Water Valley in season series

North Panola sweeps Water Valley in season series By Ike House The North Panola Cougars swept the Water Valley Blue Devils in their season series. The Lady Cougars pulled out a double digit win. All of the Lady Cougars scored and one of the star players did not have to put many points on the…

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North Panola Jr. High get two big wins against Independence

North Panola Jr. High get two  big wins against Independence By Ike House The North Panola Jr. High basketball team had two big wins against Independence. In the first game the Lady Cougars added a win to the column, with a 31-2 victory. The first quarter the Lady Cougars put nine points on the board…

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Batesville goes 2-0 against Pope

Batesville goes 2-0 against Pope By Brad Greer When Pope Junior High and Batesville meet on the basketball court more likely than not there will be some excitement. The latest installment of the cross county showdown took place Thursday at Pope as a De’Marion Hoskins basket with 28 seconds remaining gave the Batesville boys an…

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Lady Tigers win in thriller to Falcons while boys fall

Lady Tigers win in thriller to Falcons while boys fall By Brad Greer Overall records can be pretty much thrown out the window when district play starts. Heading into Friday’s district opener at Columbus, the South Panola Lady Tigers sported a 4-8 record but left with an exciting 48-47 win over the Lady Falcons. With…

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ND sweeps Marvell in first games of new year

ND sweeps Marvell in first games of new year By Brad Greer The North Delta Green Wave basketball teams got the new year off to a rousing start by sweeping four games from Marvell Ark. Tuesday. NDJH girls 39, Marvell 10 Ally Alford led the Lady Green Wave with 11 first quarter points. Shelby Boone…

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Scouts rehab Enid’s nature trail

Scouts rehab Enid’s nature trail By Enid Lake Park Rangers Beech Hollow Nature Trail Rehabilitation Project Boy Scout Troop 429 out of Southaven recently took on the task of rehabilitating Beech Hollow Nature Trail, which is a popular nature trail among visitors at Enid Lake. Ben Johnson with the Boy Scouts led the project by…

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NPJH goes 2-0 against Coffeeville in Monday night matchup

NPJH goes 2-0 against Coffeeville in Monday night matchup By Ike House North Panola Jr. High got two wins last week over Coffeeville and the Lady Cougars had a 29 point win over the Lady Pirates. In the first quarter the Lady Cougars put up 18 and never looked back while holding Coffeeville scoreless. The…

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