JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports the first confirmed pediatric influenza death in Mississippi for the 2023-2024 flu season. Pediatric deaths are defined as deaths of individuals under 18 years of age.Including this reported death, there have... Read More.
The number nine seed Leake Academy Rebels traveled to Starkville tonight to play the number 1 seed Starkville Academy Volunteers in the second round of the MAIS 5A playoffs but despite giving Starkville Academy a fourth quarter scare would lose the game to the... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors Finished the 2023 football season tonight with a 42-14 victory over the Wildcats of Pearl River Community College. The Warriors finish the season 4-5 overall and 2-4 in the South Division. After both teams scored in the opening... Read More.
The 5A Leake Academy Rebels varsity football team began their 2023 football season tonight at home in Madden playing 6A Jackson Academy Raiders in a non district game. It was Jackson Academy dominating the first half of the game taking a 40-3 lead in... Read More.
Boswell Media Sports’ weekly football pick’em “Kicks Picks” is back for its 20th season on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com.Make your picks each week for the best high school and college football games in the state. If you get the most right, then you’re a winner.The... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rnning - Last night during a performance at the Ryman Theatre in Nashville, Marty Stuart announced the upcoming 2nd season of entertainment line up for the Ellis Theatre. A fund raiser for the... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors played doubleheader baseball in Decatur today hosting the Lions of East Mississippi Community College from Meridian. The Warriors won game one 10-3 and with that win claimed the Conference State Championship and advance to regional play in Eunice... Read More.
The Leake Academy Rebels returned to their home field in Madden today to continue the best two out of three series with the Mustangs of Pillow Academy from Greenwood. After falling short to the Mustangs at Greenwood in game one the Rebels came back... Read More.
Mississippi’s flu season is winding down. The latest update puts flu activity in the state at the CDC’s lowest level. And the State Health Department says overall, for the week ending April 1st, only two per cent of Mississippi patients seeing their doctors had... Read More.
Mississippi's flu rate has nudged downward after holding steady for three weeks in a row. The State Health Department says, for the week ending Feb. 18, 3.2 per cent of patients in doctors' offices had flu-like symptoms, compared to 3.5 per cent the week... Read More.
The Leake Academy Lady Rebels completed their basketball season this afternoon at the MAIS State Overall Semifinal losing their battle to the 6A number 1 seed MRA (Madison Ridgeland Academy) Lady Patriots by the final score of 58-43. The Rebelettes finish the season at... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors played their final regular season game tonight at Brackeen-Wood in Decatur and won the game over the Tigers of Northeast Community College from Booneville 89-82. The Warriors pulled ahead of the Tigers and held on the lead to... Read More.