October 9, 2012 9:11:46 PM
New Hope High School opened the North State Class 5A slow-pitch softball playoffs with a 21-0, 18-0 sweep of Canton at Lady Trojan Field Tuesday night. New Hopes advances to play at Ridgeland Saturday.
Hamilton High School advanced in the North State Class 2A playoffs with a 15-0, 16-0 sweep of Simmons. The Lady Lions travel to East Union Saturday.
East Webster High School knocked off Bay Springs in a South State Class 2A playoff matchup, winning by scores of 12-5 and 13-8. The Lady Wolverines face Clarkdale Saturday.
Columbus High School drew a first-round bye. The Lady Falcons play host to either Clinton or Tupelo Saturday.
2. Local vampire film to debut in Columbus ENTERTAINMENT
3. Art Walk Downtown returns to Columbus Thursday ENTERTAINMENT
4. Final prep underway for free open-air play at MSU ENTERTAINMENT