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Ingomar and Coldwater Split in Hoops

Ingomar girls won the opener in basketball action against Coldwater 32-29, but Ingomar’s boys fell 76-62 in the second game of the evening. Reid Little had a game-high 14 points to lead the Lady Falcons and Heather Dillard chipped in 11 points as the Ingomar improved their record to 10-8. Leading scorers for the Falcons […]

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Myrtle and West Union Split in Basketball Action

Myrtle and West Union squared off in county and division basketball action Tuesday at West Union. West Union girls took a 40-30 win over Myrtle and Myrtle boys came back to win the nightcap 60-32. West Union’s Lady Eagles made the most of a 20-7 run in the first quarter to best their in-county rivals. […]

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January is a Very Busy Month

              Since we find ourselves in the midst of the school year’s Christmas and New Year’s holiday break, it is hard to imagine how busy things will be when school starts back. We have a very busy month of high school sports ahead. Basketball and soccer will plunge into division play during the month. […]

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New Albany Takes Two Wins in Division Against North Pontotoc

New Albany picked up two division wins in soccer play versus North Pontotoc on Tuesday. In girls’ action, the Lady Bulldogs won 5-0 as they improved their season record to 10-4-2. Kristen Olson had two first half goals to help the Lady Bulldogs to a 2-0 halftime lead. Sanders Goode added two goals in the […]

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East Union Defeats Hatley

East Union Defeated Hatley in basketball action at East Union on Tuesday. East Union girls won 58-49 and East Union boys won 87-26. Jade Anderson led all scorers in the girls game with 23 points as the Lady Urchins built an early lead in the first quarter and held on to take the win. In […]

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Union County Jr. High Basketball Tournament

Union County Jr. High Basketball Tournament January 14th, 19th & 24th At West Union School Monday, January 14 4:30pm – West Union vs Myrtle (G) 6:00pm – Myrtle vs East Union (B) 7:30pm – New Albany vs East Union (G) Saturday, January 19 9:00am – Ingomar vs West Union (B) 10:30am – Ingomar vs West […]

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Hotbed Classic coming January 26

The annual New Albany Kiwanis Club Hotbed Classic will tip off Jan. 26 at 10:00 a.m. at the New Albany Gymnasium. This year’s Classic features eight games with all five area high school teams playing. One game of local interest will be at 3:30 when the Ingomar Falcons face the Amory Panthers. Amory is coached […]

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Dennis Clayton: Here’s to a better year in 2013

Now that the year 2012 in practically gone, I guess it’s time to set some goals for 2013. Not that 2012 was a bad year, I just see room for improvement for myself and my attempts to work for a local newspaper. So here are the areas where I hope to see improvement. First of […]

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New Albany’s Price and Newsom receive honors

New Albany’s Ron Price is the Daily Journal’s 2012 Coach of the Year and Boston Newsome, senior running back, is a member of First Team All-Area Football Team chosen by the Daily Journal. Price and Newsom led New Albany to an 8-5 record and a perfect 5-0 division record. Newsom rushed for 2,038 yards and […]

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New Albany picks up division wins in soccer

By Dennis Clayton New Albany News-Exchange New Albany took a pair of division wins from Tishomingo County on Friday night with the Lady Bulldogs taking a 7-0 win and the Bulldogs followed with an 8-1 victory. New Albany’s #3 Hannah Anderson fights for possession of the ball in the Lady Bulldogs’ win over Tishomingo County […]

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