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It’s been a rough week for the Generals as head coach Rob Roberts has been out with his mother in the hospital.

The Newton County Lady Cougars began defense of their state championship last week by splitting a pair of games in the Newton County Classic.

Second-year Lake coach Tate Hanna had plenty to say after his team lost 7-0 to Newton County.

After returning 15 starters and going 8-3 last year, many people considered Lake a favorite in Class 2A.

The Newton County Academy fast-pitch softball team improved to 6-3 on the season with a pair of wins this week on the diamond.

The East Central Community College men’s soccer team will be looking to defend its 2017 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division Title when the 2018 season officially gets underway Aug.

On Saturday, another native of Newton County will be taking command of the 168th Engineer Brigade.

NCA fights to stay alive


The Newton County Academy Lady Generals are fighting for their tournament life after falling into the loser’s bracket on Saturday in the South AA Tournament at Brookhaven.

The Lady Generals opened the tournament with a 4-0 win over Centreville but then dropped a 7-4 decision to Glenbrook to fall into the loser’s bracket.