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Basketball practice has already started for some at North Sunflower Academy. Pictured from last week’s first round of warmups are (front) Gracie Barrett, Baylee Hewitt, Penelope Patterson, Hollie Clem and Makayla Turner. In the second row are Carson Scallion, Jenny Hewett, Meredythe Scallion and Callie Sumner.
Coaches prep for gridiron return: Gentry, Thomas E. Edwards look to safely hit the practice field soonBy PAUL PUTNAM SPORTS WRITER,
These Coronavirus times may be uncertain but plans for the 2020 high school football season have begun to be put into place.
Most recently, the Mississippi High School Athletic Association announced that June 1 will be the date which its member schools may begin their summer workout schedule.
NSA will be experiencing a leadership change in the fall. Mrs. Allyson Land, Elemetary Principal, is retiring. Hilari Tackett, formerly second grade teacher, has accepted the reins of leadership from Mrs. Land.
If you’re like most people, you don’t recognize the name Gina Raimondo. George Will, a conservative columnist for The Washington Post, thinks that Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden should recognize her most of all.
The Mississippi State Department of Health may soon be releasing the names of nursing homes related to some COVID-19 deaths and cases, that is unless they appeal a Hinds County judge’s Tuesday ruling in favor of Hattiesburg newspaper The PineBelt NEWS.
When people are desperate, they are more inclined to do dumb things. To Mississippi’s credit, it avoided that trap when it went shopping for personal protective equipment in the early days of the COVID-19 outbreak.
I am writing because a voice awaken me saying write and tell what happened here at our house on that Sunday afternoon in September, 2018 to my son, Johnel White. People have said what they think happen but it wasn’t anyone else here but the three of us.
Good Mornin’! Good Mornin’!
I remember the first COVID-19 day, kind of. It was surreal and governors across America shut down their states. Some sooner than others, some with far reaching power that gets folks’ attention. And not always for the good. I work at home so being sequestered didn’t seem to be that big of deal to me.