Leake Academy's Friday night game against Park Place Christian has been cancelled. That's according to a post from the Leake Academy Facebook page. No reason was given for the cancellation, but a source tells Kicks 96 news that Park Place cancelled the game due to concerns with coronavirus. The undefeated Rebels were scheduled to travel to Pearl for the game. Leake Academy's next scheduled games will be Friday, Oct. 2 against Washington School.
Local area high school football games for September 25: Attala County: Kosciusko at Holly Springs Ethel at West Tallahatchie Choctaw County: Clarksdale at Choctaw County Holmes County: Benton Academy at Central Holmes Leake County: Leake Academy at Park Place Christian Forest at Leake Central JZ George at Leake County Neshoba County: Holmes County Central at Neshoba Central East Webster at Union Choctaw Central at Richland Scott County: Lumberton at Sebastopol Florence at Forest McLaurin at Morton Winston County: Louisville at Yazoo... Read More.
The entire month of October, Boswell Media and the Make A Wish Foundation will be "Cruisin for a Wish." Throughout the month, the official "Cruisin for a Wish" truck will travel to local businesses in Attala, Leake, Neshoba, and Winston counties to raise money to help grant wishes for kids in each county. Anyone that makes a donation to the "Cruisin' for a Wish" campaign will be allowed to sign a giant... Read More.
The Week 3 of Kicks Picks Presented By Byars Furniture of Philadelphia had three games cancelled, therefore everyone started with three wins. In a very competitive week, the entry with the most correct belonged to Bryan Thomas of Carthage. Congratulations Bryan, you’ve won the weekly Football Friday Food Prize Presented By Singleton Fish House of Carthage. Keep playing Kicks Picks each week as the grand prize to the person who selects the most correct for the season receives an Ashley rocker... Read More.