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West Point High School football history book released  WTVA

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West Point soccer player remembered  WTVA

A West Point High School soccer player died in a Clay County wreck.



West Point High School honors seniors  Daily Times Leader

Valedictorian Synthia Mathews, third from right, and Salutatorian Alvin Carter III, third from left, are joined by fellow honor graduates Chamiya Brownlee, Arresta ...



Harris does it all in West Point's victory against West Jones  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School football players celebrate the team’s 27-12 victory against West Jones on Saturday night in the Mississippi High School Activities ...



West Point's Cunningham makes Memphis his choice  Daily Times Leader

West Point native Everitt Cunningham, left, stands with Green Wave head coach Chris Chambless after Cunningham announced his signing with Memphis on ...



Melton's punt block, score provide spark for West Point's three-peat  The Commercial Dispatch

Members of the West Point High School football team hold up the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 5A State Championship trophy ...



West Point defense delivers dominating effort  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School defenders Quantaze Powell and Brandon Lairy tackle Olive Branch running back Gary Banks for no gain in their game Friday night in ...



Don't underestimate Chambless, WPHS is 2018  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School running back Kameron Martin (6) gets running room as teammate Je’qwan Young (13) center blocks Lafayette’s Quentin James ...



Offensive line paves way for Green Wave to reach Hattiesburg  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- With his uniform clinging to his intimidating frame as a result of the rain Friday night, Kearis Smith wanted one more memory to savor from his ...



'Underdog' West Point completes season on top  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School football coach Chris Chambless hugs his son, Jake, after the Green Wave defeated West Jones 27-12 in the Mississippi High School ...



Pickens pleased with new position at WPHS  Daily Times Leader

There have been many changes at West Point High School this year. The eighth grade classes, formerly at Fifth Street Junior High, are having classes at the ...



Soccer team to play in honor of teen  Daily Times Leader

A 16-year-old West Point High School student on his way home from soccer practice was killed Tuesday evening when his car skidded out of control and was ...



Harris, West Point seek another trip to Class 5A finals  WTVA

WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) - West Point High School's football team will play for another Class 5A North Half championship on Friday as it faces another ...



EMCC's Cunningham puts on Memphis cap  Starkville Daily News

Everitt Cunningham was down to two choices. Two caps remained on the table when he sat down to make the final decision on where he would spend the next ...



Matchmaker: West Point toddler needs bone marrow transplant  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

WEST POINT • One-year-old Mason Murphy is full of smiles, quick with a game of peek-a-boo and ready to drive toy cars across the coffee table.



West Point's Gibson to play hoops for MUW  Daily Times Leader

Michael Gibson, a graduate of West Point High School, has signed to play basketball with the newly formed Mississippi University for Women Owls Basketball ...



West Point's Cungious set for memorable senior year  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- West Point High School defensive lineman Jaylen Cungious has been thinking about his final season for a long time. Coming off back-to-back ...



From tradition to tradition, West Point players expect to keep winning at EMCC  Daily Times Leader

Everitt Cunningham, from left, Jason Brownlee, Terence Cherry, Tray Brownlee and De'Marrio Edwards are the West Point High School players that are on the ...



West Point's winning streak will be on line vs. Starkville  The Commercial Dispatch

Typically, players and coaches don't get caught up in winning streaks. Coaches hammer the "one-game-at-a-time approach" and players are ready to echo their ...



New faces, same result for West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School football coach Chris Chambless doesn't have experience as an air traffic controller. However, he might have felt like one Thursday night.



West Point High student charged for school shooting threat  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A West Point High School student has been charged after allegedly making a threat against his school on social media.



West Point football book goes to print  Daily Times Leader

A teaser of what will be in store for WPHS football fans when the coffee table book "History of West Point High School Football: 1906 - 2018" comes out. By:.



West Point beats Canton in shootout  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- The West Point High School football team has become accustomed to receiving its opponent's best shot. In the opening round of the Mississippi ...



Mark your calendars for West Point-Starkville game  The Commercial Dispatch

Members of the West Point High School football team pose for a picture following the team’s 41-15 victory against Hattiesburg in the Mississippi High School ...



High school students stage walkout to support teacher fired for refusing to call female student ‘he’  Lifesite

WEST POINT, Virginia, December 10, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – A large group of students walked out of their classes Friday to protest the firing of a teacher who ...



West Point rides dominating defense past Louisville  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School junior athlete Brandon Harris turns upfield for a big gain in the third quarter of a 26-10 victory against Louisville on Friday night. Photo ...



Teacher fired for refusing to use trans student's pronouns  WDAM

A Virginia high school teacher who refused to use a transgender student's new pronouns has been fired.



West Point High School Band earns honors during 2017 season  Daily Times Leader

The West Point High School Marching Band began its preparation for the 2017 season back during the dog days of summer, as West Point Band Director Ricky ...



History of West Point football to be published  Daily Times Leader

Beverly Luttrell, Nita Wyman and Caroline Harrell, hold posters that will become pages in a soon-to-be published History of West Point Football, during the ...



Patience part of tradition at West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School running back Dantariyus Cannon had six carries for for 118 yards last week in a season-opening 55-6 victory against Columbus.



Melton sets tone for Green Wave defense  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School football coach Chris Chambless and senior Ryan Melton hold the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 5A ...



Man pleads to child sex exploitation  Daily Times Leader

Antwaine Johnson listens to Judge Jim Kitchens during his plea hearing in Clay County Circuit Court Wednesday as his attorney, Public Defender Kristen Wood ...



Virginia high school teacher fired for refusing to use transgender student's new pronouns  Richmond.com

WEST POINT — A Virginia high school teacher was fired Thursday for refusing to use a transgender student's new pronouns, a case believed to be the first of its ...



Cunningham fueled Lions' defense in title game  The Commercial Dispatch

PITTSBURG, Kansas -- Two years ago on National Signing Day, West Point High School football coach Chris Chambless called Everitt Cunningham the best ...



3-year-old MS girl beats odds, will have life-changing surgery  WMC Action News 5

Beating the odds. It's the inspiring story of a 3-year-old Mississippi girl who doctors thought would never survive an awful diagnosis.



West Point's Webb dominates with smile  The Commercial Dispatch

Editor's Note: This is the latest installment in a series that will feature some of the area's top prep football players. These players are expected to receive the most ...



Murphy, West Point too much for Hattiesburg  WDAM-TV

For a second consecutive year, West Point High School let its opponent hang around for a while in the Class 5A state championship football game.



Slideshow: District names teachers of the year  Daily Times Leader

Nine veteran West Point Consolidated School District educators have been named Teachers of the Year at their respective schools. One of them will be named ...



West Point High School mourns loss of fallen classmate  Daily Times Leader

Jashun Johnson was mature. That's what his friends, family, coaches and principals want you to know about him. They want you to know that, over the course of ...



Pick your word for your prep football team  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior quarterback Jake Chambless will lead his team’s offense at 7 p.m. Thursday against new Columbus High coach Eric Rice ...



West Point, Caledonia, New Hope wins baseball series  The Commercial Dispatch

Caledonia High School pitcher Cade Stacy delivers a pitch Friday night in a 10-0 victory against Cleveland Central in Game 1 of their best-of-three Mississippi ...



WPCSD kicks off 2017-2018 school year  Daily Times Leader

New West Point Consolidated School District teachers got to know each other before the first day of school during Monday night's New Teacher Orientation. By:.



West Point sweeps 2018 Cullman Co. Scholars' Bowl Tournament; 3 schools qualify for state middle school competition  CullmanSense

West Point High School posted this photo of its team to the school's Twitter page, with a note that the team has won the county tournament for six years and is ...



West Point mourns loss of teen with vigil and memories  Starkville Daily News

Two balloons swayed tangled around a floodlight overlooking a special basketball court at Zuber Park in West Point on Sunday. A cool breeze had previously ...



State champion West Point sends 12 to colleges  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Mississippi State freshman Marcus Murphy stopped by his old school to see how some friends were doing Wednesday morning. Murphy wanted ...



Calm center: Chambless keeps West Point at the top  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

WEST POINT – Sitting in his spacious office in West Point High School's shiny, year-old football facility, Chris Chambless is one of the quietest people in the ...



Gearing up for exciting 2018 season  The Commercial Dispatch

Dust off the clipboards. Print out the stat sheets. Sharpen the pencils and prepare the rain gear. The 2018 football season is almost here. For many college ...



No. 2 West Point makes its case for No. 1, smashing Olive Branch 51-7  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Olive Branch came into the game undefeated, but West Point routed the visitor.



West Jones tops Picayune, 21-13, for historic win  WDAM

West Jones advances to Class 5A state championship game with win over Picayune.



Hattiesburg, Petal set to renew Leaf River Rivalry  WDAM-TV

Petal and Hattiesburg high schools square off in the Leaf River Rivalry for a sixth consecutive season, and both teams come into D.I. Patrick Stadium at 7 p.m. ...



Welch, Morgan team up to lead West Point offense  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Casey Welch doesn't have a taste for Mexican food. But you never know who you're going to bump into at dinner when you have a hankering for ...



West Point stays motivated on road to title  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School’s Marcus Murphy (2) celebrates with a coach Friday during a victory against Callaway. Photo by: Deanna Robinson/Dispatch Staff.



Bulldog Bio: Aeris Williams  Starkville Daily News

Aeris Williams has been a fixture of football in the Golden Triangle area for years. The Mississippi State running back was a three-year starter at West Point High ...



#MSPreps Coach of the Year: Chris Chambless, West Point  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Chambless led West Point to a dominating season, 5A state championship.



West Point's Murphy ready for Mississippi State  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior football player Marcus Murphy signs his national letter of intent paperwork to play at Mississippi State University. Photo by: ...



MSU plans to use Murphy's talents this season  Starkville Daily News

Marcus Murphy will more than likely figure into the plans of the Mississippi State Bulldogs as a freshman. He will almost certainly be in the rotation at safety for ...



Mississippi Forestry Commission at CTC with South Side students  Daily Times Leader

The Mississippi Forestry Commission gave the students an oak bubble pipe and Brody Glusenkamp and Jaida Rambus blow bubbles. By: DONNA ...



Virginia Teacher Fired After Refusing to Call a Trans Student 'Him'  Jezebel

Virginia's West Point School Board has reached a unanimous decision to terminate a Virginia educator who refused to call a transgender student “he” or “him” ...



Calvert making big impact at Northwest Mississippi C.C.  The Commercial Dispatch

Northwest Mississippi Community College freshman running back Chris Calvert, a former standout at West Point High School, had a career-high four ...



Here's who was named player of the year for every sport in Mississippi  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Every year the Clarion Ledger honors the best in Mississippi high school sports at the annual Sports Awards. As part of that awards show, we named the player ...



Players of the Pine Belt - Hattiesburg senior Jarod Conner  WDAM-TV

For the first third of the 2017 football season, Jarod Conner was a running back still learning how to play quarterback. Once the junior settled in and grew more ...



Brad Cox to be principal at West Clay Elementary  Daily Times Leader

Central School assistant principal and West Point High School head basketball coach Brad Cox will begin his new job as principal of West Clay Elementary ...



Proof That Joe Moorhead Knows Recruiting Better Than Dan Mullen  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Moorhead has proven he can recruit much better than Mullen.



Childress, Webb named Homecoming Queens  Daily Times Leader

Jada Webb was named West Point High School Homecoming Queen and Anna Kathryn Childress was named Oak Hill Academy Homecoming Queen on Friday ...



LIVE UPDATES: Commits, flips and more: What to expect on Early Signing Day in Mississippi  WLBT

With the day finally here, the dreams of playing college football are about to become a reality for many high school athletes.



Area law enforcement still fielding concerns after online threats  Starkville Daily News

The Starkville Police Department released its second statement in as many days Thursday night following a misinterpreted threat many thought to be geared ...



Hattiesburg's Jarod Conner commits to Memphis  WDAM-TV

Jarod Conner figures he will be a running back when it comes to continuing his football career at the collegiate level. And the Hattiesburg High School senior ...



No change necessary: Lions take winning formula into another national title game  Starkville Daily News

There is no need to change anything now. East Mississippi Community College has been the No. 1 junior college football team in the country from the very ...



West Point begins quest for another ring  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Antrayvious Brownlee dreamed of the feeling ever since seventh grade. Brownlee imagined the cold feeling on the ring finger of his left hand.



Laurel falls in Class 5A title game to West Point  WDAM-TV

West Point High School played a game of keep-away with Laurel High School Saturday night at Davis Wade Stadium.



It's all in attitude for West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

The West Point High School football team celebrates its 29-8 victory against Laurel on Saturday in the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) ...



Defense comes up big for West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School football players one after another said the same thing in the preseason interviews in August. The buzz words were "pride" and "tradition.



Cox enjoyed his time as coach at West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

Brad Cox looks on during one of the West Point High School boys basketball team’s games this past season. Cox has stepped down after seven season as ...



Mize introduces VR technology in the classroom  Daily Times Leader

Equipped with VR goggles and a cell phone, the Social Studies Class visits Paris, France, without leaving the classroom. By: DONNA SUMMERALL. Staff Writer.



West Point hosts promotional ceremony for Major Calvin Townsend  Daily Times Leader

Major Calvin Townsend poses for a photo with his family at his promotional ceremony Friday. (Collin Brister, DTL). By: COLLIN BRISTER. Staff Writer.



WDAM Coach of the Year: West Jones head coach Scott Pierson  WDAM

SOSO, MS (WDAM) - Scott Pierson spent 18 years wandering in the wilderness that can be Mississippi High School football, trying to guide the West Jones High ...



Duke Pecans embraces holiday season  Daily Times Leader

It's a non-descript building on Brame Avenue about halfway between Highway 45 Alternate and West Point High School. It's only a little more than a stone's ...



MDE releases school report cards  Starkville Daily News

The Mississippi Department of Education released report cards for districts and individual schools in the state Tuesday. The report cards contain data on the ...



Rousing rout for West Point in opener  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior quarterback Marcus Murphy escapes the grasp of Columbus’ Jaylen Hickman in their game Thursday night in West Point.



QB rotation helps keep West Point on track  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Jake Chambless has a new sense of appreciation of how much the little things matter of Marcus Murphy. Executing those "details" -- like ...



Hattiesburg seeking state championship Saturday  WDAM-TV

Every week of the 2017 football season, Hattiesburg High School successfully has met every challenge. The Tigers will face their biggest of the challenge of the ...



Clark talks classroom success with WPCSD  Daily Times Leader

Ron Clark was named the 2000 Disney American Teacher of the Year, he is a two-time New York Times best-selling author, the subject of a television movie, ...



Neshoba Central pulls away to beat West Point  The Commercial Dispatch

JACKSON -- West Point High School girls basketball coach Dashmond Daniel coaches in an intense manner. Never one to sit down, Daniel coaches every ...



West Point shows it's ready to go  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior quarterback Marcus Murphy scored on an 80-yard touchdown on the first play of his team’s scrimmage against Tupelo on ...



ASU alumni parade marches through Tupelo | Local News  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – Hundreds of parade watchers braved high winds to gather along Main Street Saturday afternoon to watch three high school marching bands and the ...



West Point flying high at 3-0  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior quarterback Marcus Murphy breaks away from the Starkville High School defense en route to one of his three touchdowns last ...



West Point has six to send to college  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Chris Humphries said he knew immediately. Humphries, a 6-foot-1, 290-pound offensive lineman from West Point High School, took an official ...



West Point's Edwards, Knight will go to EMCC  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School senior quarterback Clayton Knight poses for a picture Monday to announce he will play football at East Mississippi Community College ...



The word 'can't' doesn't exist for Abbeville resident Janice Carr  Oxford Eagle

Janice Carr not only listened to her mother's advice growing up, she lives it. “She would say, 'Don't ever say you can't. How do you know you can't if you don't try ...



Meet the 2017 Clarion Ledger All-State football team  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The 2017 All-State football team as chosen by the Clarion Ledger rewards the best in Mississippi.



Murphy fuels West Point's run to eighth title  The Commercial Dispatch

West Point High School’s Marcus Murphy stiff-arms a Laurel player on one of his 33 carries in a 29-8 victory in the Mississippi High School Activities ...



Caledonia overall winner at EMCC 2016 Scholars' Olympiad  Meridian Star

MAYHEW – For the second year in a row, Caledonia High School took top honors in East Mississippi Community College's Scholars' Olympiad.



Brownlee, West Point focused on another title  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- While the coaches have many accolades for West Point High School senior Jason Brownlee, he likes one label above all others. "Two-way ...



Chambless has fun with experienced squad  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- West Point High School football coach Chris Chambless has several pre-game speeches ready to for the 2018 season. He also has some ...



Those we lost in 2017  The Commercial Dispatch

From an 8-year-old child whose optimism never dimmed in the face of a rare, often painful, disease to an 102-year-old World War II veteran and beloved ...



Best of the Class  WCBI

A popular WCBI community *service* project that salutes graduating high school students in North Mississippi and West Alabama for academic excellence.



West Point has had success through years running ball  The Commercial Dispatch

Ground Taylor (Davis), Ground Chuck, Ground Allen, Ground Chambless. If you were going to build a timeline to trace the development of West Point High ...



West Point primed to get back on title road  The Commercial Dispatch

When asked about his team's offensive game plan for this season, West Point High School junior Marcus Murphy thought about the question, smiled broadly, ...



No. 1 EMCC scores in different ways in rout of Mississippi Delta C.C.  The Commercial Dispatch

East Mississippi Community College quarterback Vijay Miller (12) looks down field for a receiver Thursday night against Mississippi Delta C.C. Photo by: Jason ...



Second-half surge pushes West Point past Lake Cormorant  The Commercial Dispatch

WEST POINT -- Two hours, 16 minutes is an eternity in a high school football game. But even a presumed march to inevitability can turn into a slog that creates ...



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