Photos by Dillon Day
Lady Cardinal Destinee Hannah (left) is pressured by Lady Patriots Bryanna Miller (back) and Hailey McMinn (right) Friday at Potts Camp.

Photo by Sue Watson
Carole Jean Taylor

Photos by Ronnie Day
Lady Hawks Kayla Criss (31) and Jayla Stevenson (14) try to halt a drive to the basket by Lady Indian Xzadria Holpe (31).

Photo by Dillon Day
Jazmine Anderson (12) is fouled as she goes to the goal versus the Lady Eagles.

News

Barton, Potts Camp and Potts Camp/Bethlehem fire departments have improved their ratings to a grade 7, joining Cayce which had earlier achieved the designation, according to chan­ce

 

Photo by Megan Wolfe

A 21-year-old man was found shot to death in Marshall County last week, according to sheriff Kenny Dickerson.

The City of Holly Springs has alerted the Marshall County Board of Supervisors of its interest in expanding natural gas across its service boundary.

The Chulahoma community has been restored to wholeness from the loss of a cannery building at the Northeast Mississippi Com­munity Service Center on Highway 4 West.

The Byhalia Police Department responded to 26 calls during the past week.

Holly Springs police officers made an arrest for grand larceny and burglary of an auto and another for credit card fraud, according to chief Dwight Harris.

A Marshall County man was killed in a three-vehicle accident Monday.

Lela Smith Hale

Lela Smith Hale was elected Marshall County superintendent of education in a runoff race Tuesday.

Employees with the Holly Springs Street Department put together a wild game meal November 17 for city workers to celebrate Thanksgiving.

Software supplier Brian Smith pitched a proposal to the Holly Springs mayor and board of aldermen recently via webinar.

Christmas holiday activities are just around the corner in Marshall County.

Opinion

• Youngest granddaughter Remy is auditioning a new young man to be “her” young man. Her mom decided, sight unseen, that Grem could marry him.

It’s interesting to visit Texas and compare that state to Mississippi.

Signage needs to be improved in industrial park area

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Sports

Photos by Dillon Day
Lady Cardinal Destinee Hannah (left) is pressured by Lady Patriots Bryanna Miller (back) and Hailey McMinn (right) Friday at Potts Camp.

Each school picked up a win when Potts Camp hosted Marshall Academy Friday night in an intracounty rivalry on the basketball court.

A 13-0 run late in the second quarter ignited the Byhalia Indians Saturday night on their way to an 80-48 win over Marshall County rival Potts Camp.

Holly Springs and Ashland turned up the heat again in rubber match-ups Friday night.

Marshall Academy made the long trip to Columbus Christian on Monday of last week and returned home with one win and one loss.

H.W. Byers dropped a pair of basketball games Friday night at home to Coffeeville.

The girls fell 55-10, and the boys lost 56-50.

Photos by Ronnie Day
Lady Hawks Kayla Criss (31) and Jayla Stevenson (14) try to halt a drive to the basket by Lady Indian Xzadria Holpe (31).

Long-time rivals Holly Springs and Byhalia battled in heated contests on the Indians’ home court Friday night, Nov. 18.

Photo by Dillon Day
Jazmine Anderson (12) is fouled as she goes to the goal versus the Lady Eagles.

Potts Camp basketball teams wrapped up the pre-Thanksgiving portion of their schedule with a split versus West Union.

For you college football fans, there’s nothing like the last weekend in November.

The Holly Springs Hawks made the short ride to De­Soto County Saturday, Nov. 19, for the Horn Lake Shootout and knocked off the host school.

DeAnthony Tipler turned in a 30-point performance Saturday in the Lighthouse Thanksgiving Classic but it wasn’t enough for Ashland.

Potts Camp and H.W. Byers are dropping to Class 1A for the next two school years, 2017-18 and 2018-19 .

Byhalia teams each won one and lost one in the MLK Tournament held just prior to Thanksgiving.

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