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Archive - 2011

December 30th

Lady Raiders earn fourth straight victory, 61-26 over Benton

December 30, 2011

CARROLLTON - Oak Hill Academy continued their impressive mid-season run Thursday with a 61-26 victory over Class A Benton in the Carroll Academy Christmas tournament.

The Lady Raiders, 15-4, had three players finish in double digits, led by Tori Ellis who bounced back with 18-points for the game including 16 in the first half alone.

“We played a whole lot better than we did the day before,” head coach Stan Hughey said. “We were really intense on our defense and we shot the ball well.”

Foster, Gable Engagement

December 30, 2011

Foster, Gable Engagement

Mr. and Mrs. James Aubrey Foster of Port Allen, La., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Calleen Marie Foster, to Robert Bradly Gable, son of Mr. and Mrs. Russ Walker and Mr. and Mrs. Danny Gable, all of West Point.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles S. Brand of West Point, and the late Mr. and Mrs. James C. Foster.
She attended West Point High School.
She is currently employed with Baton Rouge Clinic, of Baton Rouge, La.

Young, Crawford Engagement

December 30, 2011

Young, Crawford Engagement

Carol Joyce and Paul Young Jr., of West Point, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alison Elise Young, to Justin Tyler Crawford, son of Debbie and Douglas Crawford, of Kentwood, La.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Willie and Emogene Turnage, and Paul and Addie Rae Young, of West Point.
She is a 2006 graduate of Hebron Christian School, a 2010 graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a double major in Insurance and Finance.

White Randle

December 30, 2011

White Randle

White Randle, age 84, passed away Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at North Mississippi Medical Center of Tupelo.
Funeral services are Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at 11 a.m. from New Hebron M.B. Church of Aberdeen, the Rev. Carl Perry is officiating. Burial will follow in New Hebron M.B. Church Cemetery.
Visitation is from 9 a.m. until service time at the church.
Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Eddie Wayne Hester

December 30, 2011

Eddie Wayne Hester

Eddie Wayne Hester of Mathiston, age 79, passed away Dec. 27, 2011 at his residence.
Eddie Wayne Hester was born Dec. 12, 1932, in Mathiston, to the late Herman and Lela Bollis Hester. He was a retired truck driver and a member of Mathiston First Baptist Church.
Mr. Hester is survived by a son, Tim Hester of Mathiston; a daughter, Deborah Enriquez of Montgomery, Ala.; a sister, Mildred Gary of Eupora; and two grandchildren: Lorenzo and Ariel Enriquez.

Jylan Kendrez Gibson

December 30, 2011

Jylan Kendrez Gibson

Jylan Kendrez Gibson, age 16, passed away Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Methodist Le Bonheur Hospital of Memphis, Tenn.
Funeral services are Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at 10 a.m. from Pilgrim Grove M.B. Church, with the Rev. Robert Shamblin-Traylor officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is today, from 3 – 6 p.m. at Carter's Mortuary Services Chapel.
Carter's Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements.

December 29th

Second half surge nets six straight win for Oak Hill

December 29, 2011

CARROLLTON - A second half onslaught Thursday night helped the Oak Hill Raiders to a 70-37 win over Benton Academy in the Carroll Academy Christmas tournament.

Leading 26-24 at the half, the Raiders 11-6, outscored Benton 44-13 in the second half to lead them to victory.

"We looked a little sloppy in the first half," head coach Brian Middleton said. "We went on a run midway throughout the third quarter and played a lot better defensively."

Lady Eagles win three straight, Eagles fall

December 29, 2011

STEENS - Six minute quarters could have hurt or helped the Hebron Lady Eagles Wednesday afternoon.
Either way, it didn’t matter as the girls notched their third win in a row with a 36-21 win over Vardaman in the Immanuel Center for Christian Education Holiday tournament.
Due to time constraints, the games were played within an hour time limit.

Dora Ann Pernell

December 29, 2011

Dora Ann Pernell

Dora Ann Pernell, age 60, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Darlington Oaks Community Hospice.
Funeral Services are Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at 2 p.m. from Northside Christian Church, with the Rev. Orlando Richmond officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is today, from 3 – 6 p.m. at Carter's Mortuary Services Chapel.
Carter's Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements.

December 28th

Raiders, Lady Raiders earn victories at holiday tourney

December 28, 2011

CARROLLTON - The Oak Hill Academy boys and girls basketball teams continued their winning streaks Wednesday afternoon, pulling out a pair of wins over Desoto in the Carroll Academy Christmas Tournament.
Anna Ready and Shay Atkins led the girls with 14-points apiece in a 50-24 victory, extending their winning streak to three games.
“We came out really sluggish today, we didn’t defend too well at all,” head coach Stan Hughey said. “You could tell we’ve been out for while.”

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