Holmes CC announces COVID-19 attendance protocols for 2021 basketball season

Story by Steve Diffey Home basketball games in Frank Branch Coliseum will have a different look and feel during the 2021 season due to COVID-19. The state of Mississippi currently has restrictions on indoor venues of 10 percent seating or up to 1,000. Because of these restrictions, no one will be allowed in the facility without proper credentials. Players,... Read More.

Kicks Picks Grand Prize Winner

Another exciting and competitive season of Kicks Picks Presented By Singleton Fish House of Carthage and Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia recently concluded. Mike Hatcher of Kosciusko was announced Friday as the winner of a Ashley's Rocker Recliner from Byar's Furniture. Kicks Picks is a weekly high school and college football pick’em contest available on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com. It’s FREE! It’s... Read More.

Whippets’ Harmon names his top 5 schools

Highly sought after Kosciusko Whippet football star Antonio Harmon has narrowed down his list of colleges to five. Harmon made the announcement this week on his Twitter account. The schools that made the list are Texas, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, LSU, and Georgia. Harmon has offers from over a dozen colleges around the country. He said in a tweet that he... Read More.

Several local football players earn Region 3-1A honors

Several local football players earn have earned Region 3-1A honors. The honors included Coaching Staff of the Year, 1st team and 2nd offense, 1st team and 2nd defense, and honorable mention. 2020 Honors: Coaching Staff of the Year - Ethel High School Defensive Player of the Year - #3 Anton Clark (LB), Ethel High School 1st Team Offense RB -... Read More.

Holmes Loses in Bulldogs’ Final Home Game

The Holmes Bulldogs hosted the Indians of Itawamba Community College Thursday night for the final home game of this covid-shortened season.  The Indians scored first and, after scoring on both sides, the first half ended 28-9, Itawamba. The Indians continued to dominate in the second half.  The final score was 52-9. Danny Woodard was named the Player of the... Read More.

Bulldogs Come Up Short at Homecoming

Holmes Community College celebrated their homecoming Thursday afternoon and hosted the Rangers of Northwest Community College.  Unfortunately, they couldn't get any traction on the undefeated Rangers team and lost, with a final score of 41-13.  They fall to 0-4 on the season. Justice Robinson was named the Player of the Game. Next week, the Bulldogs host the ICC Indians... Read More.

McAdams Basketballers Honored

Congratulations to Kendarrius McBeath and Cameren Fleming for being on the Pre-Season Basketball Players to Watch list for the Class of 2022 and 2023 in the State of Mississippi. #UnitedAsOne #WeAreMcadams  

Kick’s Picks week 10 winner: Tommy Malone

The final week of Kicks Picks Presented By Byars Furniture of Philadelphia has ended another competitive season. The final week produced another tight week with three players tied for the top weekly entry. This week’s winner of the Football Friday Food Prize from Singleton Fish House in Carthage is Tommy Malone, of Carthage. The other two contestants who tied but... Read More.

Ethel Baseballer Signs With ECCC

On November 5, 2020, Alex Schuster, senior at Ethel High School, signed with East Central Community College to continue his baseball career.  Alex is the son of Chris Schuster and Selena Schuster.  He is shown here with his coaches Jason McCuller, Chris Schuster, and Chance Whitten.  

Holmes Loses in Thursday Night Action

The Holmes Bulldogs traveled to Clarksdale Thursday night to play the Coahoma Tigers.  It took a while for the Bulldogs to get going.  The Tigers scored twice in the first quarter.  Holmes got on the board in the second quarter.  The half-time score was 16-7. In the second half, both teams kept struggling to score.  The final was... Read More.

Two Whippet softball players sign with Holmes

Two Kosciusko Whippet softball players have signed to play for Holmes Community College. This week, Emmagail Kelley and Kathryn Claire Schuler both signed to play for the Lady Bulldogs. The two Whippets will begin their senior season in February. The pair were joined at the signing by their families and Head Softball Coach Tony Terry.