Chandler making most of two sport opportunity

Payton Chandler is a two-sport athlete at Calhoun City, and even though he has struggled with some injury issues during his senior year, he has bounced back time and time again.
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Pearson hired as new football coach, asst. principal at Calhoun Academy

A new era has arrived at Calhoun Academy this semester. The school is proud and excited to have a new member of The Cougar Family.
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Lady Wildcats, Lady Rams, Wildcats all win region tourney titles

Three Calhoun County basketball teams won their respective division tournaments last week: Vardaman’s girls and Calhoun City’s girls and boys.
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Sports Column – Coach Vaughn always had a good story

Two Fridays ago marked Tim Vaughan’s final regular season game as the head coach of Vardaman’s boys’ basketball team. Vaughn has been the head coach of the Rams since before I was a student at VHS, and he’s given me plenty of stories to tell.
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After missing 2020, local teams eager to get back on the diamond

A preview of the 2021 season for the county's baseball and softball teams.

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Bruce wins powerlifting region titles

Bruce Girls and Boys are Class I Region 2 Champs.

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Division tourneys tip off this week

Basketball season is winding down with three area teams competing in division tournaments this week.
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Sports Column – My experience at Wood College

Last week, there was a column published in The Journal by Jo Ann Denley that detailed some of her experiences at the now-closed Wood Junior College in Mathiston, Mississippi. I decided to share my story that centers around that small campus in Webster County this week while I compile information on some state championship basketball teams that I’ll be discussing in later weeks.
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Jones taking on leadership role on hardwood and the diamond

Makynlie Jones is a two-sport athlete at Vardaman High School and has found herself in a leadership role on both teams.
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ICC football team schedules tryouts

The Itawamba Community College football program has scheduled a tryout date at Eaton Field on the Fulton Campus on Feb. 10.
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