Mississippi State women’s basketball star Teaira McCowan deserved recognition as a finalist for the Naismith Trophy for women’s hoops. The MSU Lady Bulldogs are in the Sweet 16 and will play Arizona State.
The Southern Miss, Ole Miss and Mississippi State baseball programs have proven that they will again field quality teams during the 2019 season. The Golden Eagles and Bulldogs did battle in Starkville.
North Carolina fired Larry Fedora last week after a 2-9 season. The former Southern Miss coach will be paid well. Kliff Kingsbury, Bobby Petrino and Mike Macintyre all have nice checks coming their way.
Moss Point resident Nettie Johnson woke up one day in March to find a green truck parked for days down her street. The car belonged to missing Pascagoula man Shawn Martin, who police found dead near Johnson's house.