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Sports Schedules Choctaw 120419

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THURSDAY, DEC. 5

Prep Basketball

Winona Tournament (4 p.m. — Choctaw County girls vs. Senatobia; 5:30 p.m. Choctaw County boys vs. Senatobia 6 p.m. — Eupora girls vs. Winona; Eupora boys vs. Winona)

TBA — Sebastopol Tournament (Sebastopol, Ethel, Newton County, Union, Madison St. Joe Noxapater entered)



Sports Schedules Winston 120419

THURSDAY, DEC. 5

Prep Basketball

Winona Tournament (4 p.m. — Choctaw County girls vs. Senatobia; 5:30 p.m. Choctaw County boys vs. Senatobia 6 p.m. — Eupora girls vs. Winona; Eupora boys vs. Winona)

TBA — Sebastopol Tournament (Sebastopol, Ethel, Newton County, Union, Madison St. Joe Noxapater entered)





Nanih Waiya, Lumberton prep for 1A state title clash

By BY LAURENCE HILLIARD WINSTON COUNTY JOURNAL,

Form has held up in Mississippi 1A football. Nanih Waiya entered the playoffs as the clear favorite in North State, Lumberton as the favorite in South State, and the Warriors and Panthers will meet in the championship game at 3 p.m. Friday at the University of Southern Mississippi's M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg.



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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

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JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”




MISSISSIPPI HIGHWAY SAFETY PATROL ACTIVATES NEW CRASH REPORTING SYSTEM

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JACKSON, MS – in efforts to continue providing up-to-date crash reporting and compliance with national reporting standards, the Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol recently launched a new crash reporting system called eCrash, which is an electronic crash form and transmission system developed in conjunction with the Center for Advanced Public Saf



MSU to build innovative $3 million Northern Gulf Aquatic Food Research Center on Mississippi Coast

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State is announcing plans to build the Northern Gulf Aquatic Food Research Center—a $3 million facility funded through the state’s RESTORE Act and the first of its kind on the coast providing seafood industry safety testing and quality assurance.



Chevron, Mississippi State University team up to support diversity initiatives in STEM education

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Chevron and Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering have partnered in a new educational program designed to help increase the number of minority and female students who pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S.T.E.M.) educational opportunities.




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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

By SUBMITTED,

JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”


Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District





Rotary Program

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The Louisville Rotary Club speaker for July 17 was Officer Sean Holdiness, the newly appointed Chief of Police in Louisville. He gave a very interesting program on service. Holdiness spoke on military service, law enforcement service, service in the church and ways each person can use their talents to serve a community and others.





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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

By SUBMITTED,

JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”


Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

By SUBMITTED,

OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District










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