• Tomlinson signs to play soccer for Northwest

    Tomlinson signs to play soccer for Northwest

    Staff reports, The Pony Express

    November 13, 2018

    Senior Logan Tomlinson, a midfielder for the Lady Mustangs, signed Nov. 13 to play soccer for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Photos by Jacob Brewer. Check back for Emily Merz's story.

    Logan Tomlinson, a midfielder for the Lady Mustangs, signed Nov. 13 to play soccer at Northwest Mississippi Community College.

    Photo by Jacob Brewer

  • Slideshow: Winter Sports Pep Rally, 11/9/18

    Slideshow: Winter Sports Pep Rally, 11/9/18

    Staff reports, The Pony Express

    November 9, 2018

    A winter sports pep rally was held at The Hill on Nov. 9. The basketball, bowling, powerlifting and soccer teams were recognized. Sophomore Nick Wright won the pep rally game – a 3-point contest – and was awarded a Nike backpack. The Class of 2019 won the spirit stick.

    The Class of 2019 won the spirit stick at the winter sports pep rally Nov. 9.

    Photo by Jackson Smith

  • Wilkerson signs to play soccer at ICC

    Wilkerson signs to play soccer at ICC

    Kymoria Mottley, Staff Writer

    November 7, 2018

    Jacob Wilkerson signed Nov. 7 to play soccer for Itawamba Community College. "It's a good team," Wilkerson said about the Indians, based in Fulton. "I feel like I could bring a lot to the team and get some championships." Wilkerson, a left back for the Mustangs, credits the coaching staff with...

    Joseph Wilkerson, standing at left, speaks at his son Jacob's signing ceremony on Nov. 7. A left back for the Mustangs, Jacob Wilkerson will play soccer for Itawamba Community College next year.

    Photo by Ana Le

  • New trophy cases to feature Center Hill’s increasing achievements

    New trophy cases to feature Center Hill’s increasing achievements

    Abigail Penfield, Staff Writer

    October 30, 2018

    Center Hill High School has only been open for 12 years, but it already has 32 team and individual state championship titles. Every year, Center Hill gains more and more trophies, and the school has reached the point where trophies have to be put in boxes because there is no more room in the trophy cases. Because...

    Hailey Ellis and other students in Whitney Lantrip's Gifted Art classes paint the school's new trophy cases.

    Emily Merz

  • Students encouraged to just say no to bullying

    Students encouraged to just say no to bullying

    Paige Brick, Staff Writer

    October 30, 2018

    Although National Bullying Prevention Month is October, that doesn’t mean the topic should be ignored for the rest of the year. According to the website stopbullyingnowfoundation.org, “Bullying is when a person or group repeatedly tries to harm someone who is weaker or who they think is weaker....

    As depicted in this photo illustration, bullying can affect a child's mental state and can contribute to students feeling socially isolated, worthless or depressed.

    Ana Le

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Opinion: It’s OK to take a knee, but leave Nike out of it

Opinion: It’s OK to take a knee, but leave Nike out of it

September 29, 2018

On Sept. 6, Nike launched an ad campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick. The former NFL player has been under...

Opinion: National anthem not a platform for protest

Opinion: National anthem not a platform for protest

September 29, 2018

Thanks to Nike, a 2-year-old controversy about kneeling for the national anthem is back in the news....

Opinion: And the winner is…

May 9, 2018

This year’s NBA playoffs are heating up. As we head into the conference finals, now seems more appropriate...

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Students encouraged to just say no to bullying

Students encouraged to just say no to bullying

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Slideshow: HOCO Parade, 10/12/18

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October 12, 2018

Slideshow: HOCO Spirit Day, 10/12/18

Slideshow: HOCO Spirit Day, 10/12/18

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