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Alcorn sports

Alcorn State Braves football team to travel to Oxford in 2028

LORMAN – The first-ever meeting between the Alcorn State University football program and the University of Mississippi will take place in 2028 in Oxford, announced ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Friday, June 19, 2020 5:30 pm

Alcorn sports

50 years ago Jerry Sims sets record for ASU

It's been 50 years since the Alcorn State University Track & Field school record in the indoor 60-meter dash was set. Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Friday, June 12, 2020 7:30 pm

Z-Top Home

Fear of coronavirus keeping some employees away from already understaffed Parchman prison

Fears of the coronavirus are running so high at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman that some employees are staying away, renewing concerns about low ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Monday, March 23, 2020 8:26 pm

Cathedral sports

Natchez High uses speed to win over Cathedral

NATCHEZ — Natchez High speed and Cathedral errors combined for a 12-0 victory for Natchez High baseball over Cathedral on Tuesday night at Chester Wills ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, March 4, 2020 6:30 pm

Natchez High sports

Natchez High Bulldogs advance to Quarterfinal round, girls fall to Brookhaven High

BROOKHAVEN —Both the girls and boys Natchez High School basketball teams entered the second round of the MHSAA 5A playoffs Friday night against Brookhaven High ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Monday, February 24, 2020 8:50 pm

Natchez High sports

Natchez High boys Bulldogs advances, Natchez High Lady Bulldogs falls

BROOKHAVEN —Both the girls and boys Natchez High School basketball teams entered the second round of the MHSAA 5A playoffs Friday night against Brookhaven High, ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Saturday, February 22, 2020 11:41 am

ACCS sports

Crusaders crush ACCS playoff hopes

NATCHEZ — The Park Place Christian Academy Crusaders boys soccer crushed ACCS Rebels playoffs hopes with a 3-1 victory on Monday. Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 12:01 am

ACCS sports

Adams County Christian School boys soccer shuts out Cathedral, wins district

NATCHEZ — Cathedral’s grass soccer field was slick and muddy on a cold Thursday night, but nothing deterred Adams County Christian Academy Rebels from shutting ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Saturday, February 15, 2020 12:01 am

Cathedral sports

Cathedral High falls to Oak Forest Academy in sudden death penalty kicks

NATCHEZ — Playing in front of more than 100 fans against district foe Oak Forest Academy Yellow Jackets, the Green Wave lost 6-5 in sudden ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Friday, February 7, 2020 12:01 am

Sports

National Signing Day: Three Wilkinson County High football players sign

WOODVILLE — Cheered on by family, friends, coaches and teammates, three Wilkinson County High School student-athletes signed their letters of intent on Feb. 5 for ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Friday, February 7, 2020 12:01 am

ACCS sports

Kobe Bryant inspires ACCS basketball team to win

NATCHEZ — Firing on all cylinders, Adams County Christian senior Vic Lassiter made quick work of Cathedral’s defense, scoring 22 points Tuesday night at ACCS ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Friday, January 31, 2020 12:01 am

Sports

Column: Natchez Allen Brown remembered as football hero

Allen Brown was a big, strapping man with a kind, sweet, humble nature about him. He was a football hero, but you would never know ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:01 am

Cathedral sports

Cathedral fails to execute against Brookhaven

NATCHEZ — The Brookhaven Academy varsity boys’ basketball team kept the Cathedral Green Wave off-course with a 54-41 win over Cathedral on Tuesday night. Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:01 am

Cathedral sports

Cathedral boys basketball win first district game

CLINTON — A strong three quarters of play were enough to give Cathedral varsity boys’ basketball team (11-10, 1-2) their first district win of the ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:01 am

ACCS sports

ACCS sweeps Cathedral in prep basketball games

By BILL BARKSDALE Special to The Democrat NATCHEZ — In a Natchez cross-town rivalry, varsity girls’ and boys’ basketball teams competed in an intense atmosphere ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:01 am

Obituaries

Carl E. Scott

June 9, 1956 – Jan. 8, 2020 NATCHEZ — Services for Carl E. Scott, 64, of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, at his ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:01 am

Cathedral sports

Cathedral basketball falls to Oak Forest Academy

NATCHEZ — The Cathedral High School Green Wave fell to the Oak Forest Academy Yellow Jackets 60-46 Tuesday night at home in the MAIS District ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:01 am

Editorials

Have patience as city, county fix erosion issues

Recent heavy rains revealed a few problems with erosion in the area. Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:01 am

News

Lawmakers refused to increase an infamous prison’s funding. Then, chaos erupted

Understaffed, underfunded and plagued by gang violence, inmates in Mississippi’s Parchman prison have been living in deadly conditions that state lawmakers knew about for decades. ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 2:05 pm

Editorials

Past time for state to properly fund prisons

News unfolding from the Mississippi Department of Corrections is unsettling to say the least. Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:01 am

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