Tag Archives | Hamilton

IAHS looks sharp in spring football game

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor HAMILTON, ALA. – The Itawamba AHS Indians hit the road last Friday night for their spring football game against the Hamilton Aggies, and picked up a convincing 43-15 victory in the three-quarter scrimmage. The Indians got rolling quickly, as their first offensive drive was capped off with a nice 16-yard […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Eagles, Lady Eagles get wins to advance to 1A state playoffs

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor HOULKA – The Tremont basketball teams headed into the division 4-1A tournament at Houlka last week hungry to advance to the state playoffs, and each satisfied their appetite. Each team won their first-round matchups, which secured a berth in the playoffs but couldn’t finish better than a fourth-seed after falling […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Tremont Eagles come up winless at Hamilton

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor HAMILTON, MS – Tremont hit the road last Tuesday night toward the extreme southern region of Monroe county for a basketball date with the Hamilton Lions. The girls dropped a 2-point heartbreaker, while the boys couldn’t recover from a first quarter onslaught. (G) Hamilton 40, Tremont 38 After a game […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

IAHS has nice showing in spring games

FULTON – The 2014 IAHS football team didn’t start off the season ideally, starting 1-4 in their non-division schedule, but rallied to go a perfect 5-0 in division 1-4A and reach the second round of the playoffs. With a solid defensive core returning for 2015 and 10 of 11 returning starters on offense, IAHS could […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

IAHS sweeps Hamilton, splits with Nettleton

FULTON – The Itawamba AHS Indian basketball teams finished off their first date with a boys’ and girls’ contest with a bang, as the two units swept the visiting Hamilton, AL Aggies last Tuesday night in Fulton. Lady Indians look like champions in win The Lady Indians are the defending 4A state champions, and very […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Lions maul Lady Indians

  FULTON – There are often fights in MMA or boxing where one fighter lands a solid blow early and disorients the other, making it difficult for the recipient to ever really have a chance. The softball equivalent of that happened last Thursday night at Fulton City Park. The Hamilton Lady Lions visited the IAHS […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Lions jump out to undefeated start

HAMILTON – For Hamilton’s five seniors, all the hard work of the past four years is finally paying off for the Lady Lions. Hamilton has jumped out to a 6-0 start to the season, including wins over county and division rival Hatley on Friday and a 57-22 trouncing of Caledonia on Thursday. “It’s finally coming […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
BancorpSouth

Hamilton bank branch closing

The BancorpSouth branch in Hamilton closed its doors Friday after 36 years of operation, a casualty of difficult economic times. Customers will now be served by Aberdeen Main, which is nine miles away. As well, a major new branch for the bank is currently being constructed in Columbus. Although a sad occasion, the mood among […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }