Rodeo April 8 at Barton

The Deep South Champion­ship Rodeo will be held Saturday, April 8, at 7 p.m. at the Robert Rainey Jr. Memorial Arena, 928 Quinn Road, in Barton.
The event is produced by J Bar B Rodeo Company.
Ticket prices are $8 adults, $6 children, and ages 3 and under free.
For more information on the championship rodeo, call Jerry Bolden at 662-551-0475.


Spring football jamboree May 12

H.W. Byers will host a spring football jamboree on Friday, May 12, just six weeks away. Admission will be $5.
High school teams will run 15 consecutive plays on offense and then switch to defense to run 15 consecutive plays. Junior high teams will run 10 consecutive plays.
Competition will begin at 4 p.m. on each end of the field, with varsity on the gym end and junior high on the scoreboard end.
High school games include Holly Springs-West Tallahatchie, Byers-Potts Camp, Byhalia-Coffeeville, Vardaman-Holly Springs, Byers-Coffeeville, Byhalia-Potts Camp, West Tallahatchie-Vardaman, Coffeeville-Holly Springs, Byers-Byhalia, West Tallahatchie-Potts Camp, Vardaman-Byers, Coffeeville-West Tallahatchie, Holly Springs-Byhalia, Vardaman-Potts Camp, Byers-Holly Springs, West Tallahatchie-Byhalia, Vardaman-Coffeeville, Potts Camp-Holly Springs, West Tallahatchie-Byers, Vardaman-Byhalia and Potts Camp-Coffeeville.


Photos by Barry Burleson
Marshall Academy’s Zane Looney delivers a pitch to a Tupelo Christian batter.

Tommy Rodgers (left) and Terry Rodgers throw out the first pitches of the tournament.

Photo by Theresa Bolden-Devore
Family members gather for a photo at the start of the Tracy Rodgers Memorial Tournament. Pictured are Thomas Rodgers, Steve Rodgers, Susan Rodgers, Whitt Rodgers, Ava Rodgers, John Rodgers, Sharon Blackard, Ashley Blackard-Justice, Ciera Justice, Nicole Wehling, Terry Rodgers, Vickie Rodgers, Tommy Rodgers, Rebecca Rodgers and baby Hayes Rodgers.

Tracy Rodgers Memorial Tournament

• MA beats North Delta, falls to TCPS

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