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The Charleston Tigers baseball team finished the regular season 14-2 and will host Holly Springs Thursday in the first round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association playoffs.

The Charleston High School Tigers’ varsity football team will host a spring game Thursday, May 10, against the Lake Cormorant Gators.

Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. in Tiger Stadium on the Charleston campus.

Weather conditions have made it difficult for the Charleston High School Tigers baseball team to play, but they have managed to start the season with a perfect 6-0 record.

The Charleston High School Lady Tigers’ powerlifting team captured the Class II North State championship last week.

For a third straight year, the title was decided by tiebreaker.

On National Signing Day Feb. 7, Charleston High School linebacker Fred Hervey signed a National Letter of Intent to play football for the four-time national Lions of East Mississippi Community College.

On National Signing Day Feb. 7, Charleston High School Tigers’ defensive back Dequan Street and linebacker Laderius “Bo” Curtis signed National Letters of Intent to play football for the Coahoma Community College Tigers.

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CHS' Ty Williams scores TD to help team win national title

Charleston High School product Ty Williams (right) returns an interception 49 yards for a first-quarter pick-six to help pace his East Mississippi Community College Lions to a 31-28 victory over Arizona Western College during the Sunday, Dec.



Charleston boys start strong

By CLAY MCFERRIN,

Kendrick Mumphrey (right) goes up to shoot for the Charleston High School Tigers in their recent home basketball game against cross-county rivals, the West Tallahatchie High School Choctaws.  Charleston won the contest, 48-40, improving to 2-0 at the time (after a season-open


Charleston falls short at North Panola

By CLAY MCFERRIN,

SARDIS — The North Panola Cougars defeated the Charleston Tigers 38-18 in a second-round state playoff game here Friday night.

North Panola improved to 12-0 while Charleston finished the season at 9-4.


West Tally campaign ends in loss at Winona

By CLAY MCFERRIN,

WINONA — The West Tallahatchie Choctaws held their own for more than a quarter, but then the wheels came off and they lost a 62-22 decision to the Winona Tigers in a second-round state playoff game here Friday night.


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CHARLESTON — Charley Lee Williams, age 64, passed away at his home Tuesday, April 17.