A former Leake Academy Rebel will play this week for a community college national championship. Cole Arthur will travel with East Mississippi Community College to Little Rock, AR to face Iowa Western CC in the 2023 NJCAA Division I Football Championship.
Legendary running back Marcus Dupree will be inducted into the inaugural class of the National High School Football Hall of Fame.The former Philadelphia Tornado posted the announcement to his Twitter page Tuesday afternoon.After finishing his high school career with 7,355 rushing... Read More.
Melissa Boswell Townsend, General Manager of Boswell Media and the radio stations WCKK (Kicks 96.7), WLIN (Breezy 101.1), and WKOZ (Cruisin 98.3) has been featured in Radio Ink, a national magazine, "The 30 Best Radio Managers".In the article Melissa says, "Being able to... Read More.
The Nation Day of Prayer is not far away. This year's event will be hosted at the Mississippi Coliseum.Commissioner Andy Gipson said "With a sense of urgency, people seem to ask me every day, “What can we do for America?” I believe the best... Read More.
Fired-Up Team Roping is this morning. And will be taking place in the Kirk Fordice Equine Center on the Mississippi Fairgrounds. For more information and additional events including tickets see here -
Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Jackson have confirmed that a tornado touched down in Attala County during the Easter Sunday storms.The tornado touched down west of Sallis, near the Attala/Holmes County line at 2:06 pm.It was classified as an EF-1 storm with... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. – Today, Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson recognized hard working farmers and ranchers in celebration of National Ag Day. To coincide with National Ag Day, he kicked-off the 2020 Spring Commissioner’s Wild Hog Challenge to help protect Mississippi agriculture from... Read More.
The drawing was held. Catfish Hunter gave away four pair of Dixie National Rodeo tickets this afternoon. Winners get to see Jordan Davis Monday night. Congratulations to Tim McCown of Sallis, Jaye Blanton of... Read More.
The East Central Community College Lady Warrior softball team will open the 2020 season next Tuesday February 11 with a No. 15 national ranking in the first National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Softball Poll of the year.All home games can be heard... Read More.
For the first time in program history, both the East Central Community College men’s and women’s tennis teams will open the spring season with a national ranking.The Lady Warriors are No. 20 in the first Oracle/ITA JUCO Women’s Top 25 Poll of the season... Read More.
The Dixie National Rodeo starts Feburary 1st. This year features, Hardy,Tracy Byrd, Confederate Railroad, Jordan Davis, Gene Watson, Russell Dickerson, and Craig Morgan. KICKS96 will have your Free Tickets so listen to find out how you can be a winner!
STARKVILLE – Mike Leach, a two-time national coach of the year, three-time conference coach of the year and the mastermind behind the NCAA record-setting “Air Raid” offense, has been tabbed as Mississippi State’s 34th head football coach, Director of Athletics John Cohen announced Thursday.“Mike... Read More.