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PLAYOFFS: Seven Tippah County teams qualify in baseball, fastpitch

Seven Tippah County teams have qualified for the 2016 MHSAA baseball and fastpitch playoffs, which begin this weekend. For the first time in at least eight years, Falkner, Pine Grove, Walnut and Ripley all qualified for the baseball playoffs. Pine Grove (2-1A) and Ripley (2-4A) enter as division champs and No. 1 seeds. Falkner (1-1A) […]

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Dejun Jackson had 18 points and five rebounds in Ripley

HIGHWAY 15 RIVALRY: Tigers, Bulldogs set to tangle for Division 2-4A title

RIPLEY–The “Highway 15” Rivalry takes on a whole new meaning when the Ripley Tigers host the New Albany Bulldogs in the finals of the Division 2-4A tournament tonight at the RHS Event Cent Ripley and New Albany girls have met for a division title twice. The Lady Bulldogs won in 2000, while the Lady Tigers […]

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Ripley guard Dayzsha Rogan.

Division basketball tournaments begin today

RIPLEY—The second season of MHSAA high school basketball begins today as division tournaments tip-off across the state. The top four girls’ and boys’ teams in each region will advance to the first round of the MHSAA State Basketball Tournament set for next week. The RHS Event Center will host the Division 2-4A Tournament, which starts […]

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HS BASKETBALL: Lady Tigers rounding into form

RIPLEY—After a slow start to the 2015-16 high school basketball season, the Ripley Lady Tigers look to be rounding into form. An up and down first half of the year has gave way to a 16-7 mark as they prepare to be a No. 3 seed in next week’s Division 2-4A tournament. First-year coach Steve […]

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Tippah County 2015-16 high school basketball schedules

The 2015-16 MHSAA basketball season gets underway this week. Below are schedules for Blue Mountain, Falkner, Ripley, Pine Grove and Walnut high schools. Unless otherwise noted, regular season games will begin with girls at 6 p.m. This season’s Tippah County Tournament will be played at the RHS Event Center. Falkner High School will serve as […]

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Huddle House honored at franchise’s national convention

By Joyce Brock RIPLEY — A local restaurant was recently honored during its franchise’s national convention. At the 2015 convention, Huddle House recognized top performing franchise partners, including managers, restaurants and more. During the convention, over 400 individuals gathered at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort in Stone Mountain, Georgia. During the convention, three Huddle […]

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FRIDAY NIGHT PREVIEW: Falkner at East Union, IAHS at Ripley, Booneville at Walnut

It’s the first Friday of the 2015 MHSAA football season and all three Tippah County teams are in action tonight. Falkner travels to East Union to face an Urchins team that will be riding high on emotion as they play for the first time without junior T.J. Hamblin, who drowned last month. Ripley plays host […]

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Ripley’s Edgeston helps 49ers win state legion baseball title

HATTIESBURG—Ripley senior shortstop Marquellus Edgeston helped the Tupelo 49ers win their third straight Senior Legion baseball state title late last month. Playing at Hattiesburg’s Oak Grove High School, Edgeston contributed in a pair of title-clinching wins over Pontotoc. He pitched an inning and was used as a pinch-hitter in their decisive 18-15 victory to claim […]

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Ripley QB Tucker Childers threw for 2,348 yards and a school-record 29 TD in 2014.

2015 MHSAA football season underway

RIPLEY—The 2015 Mississippi high school football season officially got underway on Monday as teams across the state hit practice fields in helmets and shorts. Falkner, Ripley and Walnut began Monday afternoon. The teams can strap on shoulder pads on Thursday. The first Friday of the 2015 season is Aug. 21. Falkner travels to East Union. […]

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2015 HS football schedules for Falkner, Ripley and Walnut

The first kickoff for the 2015 high school football season is just six weeks away. Below are the schedules for Falkner, Ripley and Walnut high schools. Please note that Ripley will participate in a scrimmage with Horn Lake at Ole Miss’ Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 15 at 8 p.m. Falkner Eagles Aug. 21  @East […]

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