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December 1st

OH returns from break tonight, looking to start winning streak

December 1, 2010

By Bryan Davis
Sports Editor
Tonight, the Oak Hill Academy Raiders will be back on the court, taking the show on the road to Calhoun Academy to play for the first time since Tuesday of last week.
On that Monday, the Raiders lost a heartbreaker to Starkville, in overtime. It marked their second consecutive overtime loss.
Tonight, they Raiders are looking to start a winning streak in the brief period before the Christmas Holidays.
The Raiders will begin play after the varsity girls game.

Yarborough Wins First Raffle Drawing

December 1, 2010

John Yarborough was the lucky winner in the first drawing for the West Point Touchdown Club’s ‘Raffle a Day.’ The first drawing took place at Cadance Bank. Pictured from left are Tennille Portera, drawing the name, Coey Fowler and Ken Fowler.

Charles B. "Charlie" Cliett

December 1, 2010

Charles B. "Charlie" Cliett

Charles B. "Charlie" Cliett Sr., age 86, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point.

November 30th

Panthers seek second trophy as West Point tries to build on dynasty

November 30, 2010

By Bryan Davis
Sports Editor
When anyone talks about football dynasties in Mississippi, three teams usually come up in conversation. South Panola (8), Louisville (7) and West Point (6) combined boast 21 state championships since 1981.
Last December, the 5A state championship between the Green Wave and Wayne County featured nine titles between the two teams. Wayne County won its third ring in 2006.

Championship game tickets on sale now at West Point High

November 30, 2010

By Bryan Davis
Sports Editor
Get em’ while they’re hot.
Tickets for the West Point Green Wave and Brookhaven Panthers 5A state championship game are now on sale right here in West Point. Tickets are on sale for $12, which is $1 cheaper than purchasing the tickets at the gate.
Purchasing the tickets from West Point High, at the discounted rate, will help the school, as revenue from the sales goes back to West Point High.

Hebron sweeps Starkville Christian

November 30, 2010

By Danny P. Smith
sdnsports@bellsouth.net
Carlton Clay came to play for the Hebron Christian School Eagles Monday night against the
Starkville Christian School Eagles.
Clay followed a nine-point first quarter with a 13-point third and finished with a game-high 26
points as the Eagles from Clay County dominated the Cougars 59-32 at the Starkville Christian gymnasium.
“Carlton is pretty tough,” Hebron coach Greg Watkins said. “We can move him inside or out. He can hit the three and he’s a hard matchup inside.”

Thomas, Nevins honored with engagement party

November 30, 2010

Thomas, Nevins honored with engagement party

Kate Thomas and Reid Nevins were honored with an engagement party Oct. 30, at the “Dock of the Pond” at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Millard. Friends and family enjoyed a casual buffet dinner and visiting along the dock and around several campfires. Special guests included Mr. and Mrs. Ben Thomas, parents of the bride-elect and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Nevins, parents of the prospective groom. Hosting the party were Nina and Ray Millard, Nancy and Larry Pitre, Judy and Billy Buck Staggers and Stacy and Belk Weems.

Mr. and Mrs. John Taylor Robertson

November 30, 2010

Mr. and Mrs. John Taylor Robertson

Lindsey Moore Parker and John Taylor Robertson were united in marriage Mar. 27, 2010, at 6 p.m. at Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus, Miss. Bro. Mickey Dalrymple officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Smith of West Point, Miss., and the late Floyd Parker Jr. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Robertson of West Point, Miss.

James Wilburn Pate

November 30, 2010

James Wilburn Pate

November 29th

West Point and Brookhaven to end storied seasons

November 29, 2010

By Bryan Davis
Sports Editor
It has all come down to Brookhaven and West Point. The Green Wave (13-1) trounced over the Ridgeland Titans last Friday night to secure their spot in the 5A state championship game this Saturday.
The Panthers (9-4) likewise rolled over then undefeated West Jones on Friday, and they will represent the South in the game.

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