The most intriguing question of the prep football season will be answered Friday night.
Jason Trufant was a man in motion Monday night.
STARKVILLE John Cohen has embraced the new age of social media. In an era where coaches tweet out invitations for potential recruits to visit their campuses, administrators like John Cohen have taken an active role in promoting their schools. As Mississippi State's Director of Athletics, Cohen is a visible presence at the school's sporting events. He takes time to talk to fans and to cheer on the Bulldogs while keeping his eyes and ears tuned into ways to enhance the atmosphere at events.
The signs of a healthy program are everywhere.
STARKVILLE Tom Anagnost hopes 2018 is the year the West solidifies its standing in the Southeastern Conference. If that's the case, the Mississippi State women's soccer team will make history Monday when the NCAA tournament selection committee announces the 64-team field for the annual showcase.
The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) is set for their big party this weekend.
Reigning state champion Noxubee County won't be the favorite Friday when the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 4A playoffs begin.
If the Heritage Academy football team has anything to say about it, disco just might make a comeback in the Golden Triangle.
CALEDONIA Michael Kelly isn't a "what-if" guy.
Columbus High School picked up a minor victory off the field Tuesday morning.
Mississippi State fans hoped Oct. 6 was a watershed moment for Joe Moorhead.
While it doesn't seem possible, the end of the regular season is here for some of the classifications in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS).
Kissing babies and taking pictures with children of all ages usually are reserved for politicians.
For two weeks, Mississippi State football coach Joe Moorhead can be spared the swarm of criticism around his program.
A team with lowered expectations can be even more deadly. There is no such thing as the West Point High School football team flying under the radar. A state championship pedigree has made that impossible.
As we approach the final four weeks (for some regions) and five weeks (for other regions) of the prep football regular season, the playoff picture is coming into clear focus.
Over the years, the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) has featured epic showdowns between nationally ranked teams full of star power that have generated a lot of points.
STARKVILLE It was about halfway through his post-game press conference Saturday night when Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead faced a question that seemed to stop him in his tracks.
CALEDONIA The sticker "Beat New Hope" that rests on Michael Kelly's desk in the Caledonia High School field house serves as a reminder. In June, one of the first issues Kelly faced after being hired as Caledonia High's new football coach was the school's rivalry with New Hope.
STARKVILLE Mississippi State first-year volleyball head coach Julie Darty didn't have a timetable.