Sophomore on the Mississippi Delta Community College softball team were recently recognized during their last home game. Makenna Morgan, a Sunflower County native, was among those honored at the event. Pictured above are Coach Sabrina Green, Morgan, Coach Brad Grinstead, Brad Morgan (father) and Regina Morgan (mother).
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Former Trojans gathered at J.T. Hall Coliseum on April 21 to honor seven Mississippi Delta Community College Sports Hall of Fame inductees. Those inductees were (seated from left) Pamela Crocket Andrews, Dabney Wooten Hall, James “Squeaky” Griffin; (standing from left) Larry Williams, Joe Hall, David Kelly and Matt Miller.
The IA Colonel’s Golf team finished third in the North AAA and qualified to participate in the State AAA tournament next Tuesday at the Mississippi State University Course in Starkville.
East Delta Avenue in Moorhead is going to be hopping tomorrow night.
The friends, family and patrons that have supported Joe Holland and the Southern Comfort Blues Lounge will pay tribute to the club’s long time owner, as he prepares to pass the business to a new generation.
Ricky Donegan, who threw some of the prettiest passes these eyes ever saw, died of cancer April 17 at age 68 in his adopted hometown of Tupelo. And I know what some of you older readers are thinking: “Ricky Donegan, where have I heard that name before?”
The athletes of Gentry High were honored during a special banquet held Thursday night in the school’s gymnasium.
Cartisco Brown—this year’s basketball MVP, Robert Bell and D'Mandrick Boatwright received recognition for their excellent achievements on the hardwood.
Editor’s Note: In last week’s edition, The Enterprise-Tocsin headline read that baseball tryouts to take place May 3. This was incorrect. Baseball tryouts are on May 9.
In today’s society it seems that if things don’t go the way you want them to, then all you have to do is file a grievance, go to the news media, or even sue someone over very minor or trivial things or items.
Veronica Pritchard, pastor and operator of the Sunflower-based mission Delta Grace, spoke to the Indianola Rotary Club this week. Pritchard said the mission is taking on 10 interns this summer, and the organization is currently raising money to fund the internship program. She was the guest of Rotarian Jerry Nobile.
H.L. Mencken had it wrong when he wrote in 1920:
“As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.”