Area Sports

Lady Chargers close regular season with win

A win is a win. That was the approach that Grenada High School slow pitch softball coach Leslie Lancaster took following a 6-3 home win over Cleveland Central Tuesday. The veteran coach knows that her team will need to score more runs to advance in the postseason. “We have been in a five-game slump at…

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Turnovers difference in GHS loss

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor After opening Region 1-5A play with a win over Center Hill, the Grenada Chargers took to the road for an important contest with the Lake Cormorant Gators. Grenada needed a win to get closer to the magic number of four league wins to make the postseason. Lake Cormorant took advantage…

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Chargers open region play with wins

By CHUCK HATHCOCK       Sports Editor     Last week was one of the toughest weeks for the Grenada High School football team. Late last Sunday night, they found out about an accident that claimed the life of 2017 graduate Quen Thompson and injured 2017 graduate Isaiah Townes along with two current GHS students. With…

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Local club sponsors benefit tournament

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Mississippi Delta’s Grenada Unit will hold its annual Scramble for Youth Thursday, Sept. 27, at 1 p.m., at the Grenada Golf and Racquet Club. The tournament is played in honor of the late Lee Tarrt and the late John Wayne Haddock. Part of the money raised will go…

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Wildcats push way past Chargers

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor Grenada High School head football coach Ashley Kuhn doesn’t make any bones about how he feels about homecoming. He said there are two many distractions for the players particularly with nighttime activities. The Chargers played like a team that had been too involved with those acitivites. Grenada couldn’t afford to…

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Chargers face 4A power Louisville

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor No one can accuse the Grenada Chargers of backing down from any opponent, not even for homecoming. Tonight, GHS will host Class 4A power Louisville, and yes it is homecoming. “That’s the way the schedule fell for us,” Coach Ashley Kuhn said when explaining his decision to make the Wildcats…

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Sports Complex — How do You feel?

On Tuesday, Oct. 2, Grenada City voters will vote on authorizing the purchase of millions of dollars worth of bonds to construct a sports complex. This is not an easy decision. It will obligate taxpayers for the next 30 years, including our children and grandchildren. We invite your opinion. Please write: Letters to the Editor,…

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Economic Impact Sports Study

Economic Impact Sports Complex Feasibility Study for Grenada County, MS August 31, 2018 Prepared by The University of Southern Mississippi Click Link below EI Study – Grenada Sports Complex

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Sports Complex Feasibility Study

Sports Complex Feasibility Study for Grenada County, MS August 31, 2018 Prepared by The University of Southern Mississippi Click Link below Sports Complex Feasibility Study

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Second quarter TD propels Marshall past Kirk

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor With less than a minute left in the first half against Marshall Academy, the Kirk Raiders found themselves trailing 14-6. Ken Chandler’s team had put together a drive that was eventually stopped on downs deep in Marshall territory. Then, the Kirk defense forced a turnover giving the offense the ball…

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