Rick Cleveland takes a look at the giant opportunity that Mississippi State and Ole Miss have in front of themselves this season in the Southeastern Conference in his weekly column. (September 17, 2014, Page 6)
Rick Cleveland takes a look back at the career of the late Jack Cristil, the former voice of the Mississippi State Bulldogs, in this week’s column. (September 10, 2014, Page 6)
Rick Cleveland takes a look at all the good the new four-game series between Mississippi State and Southern Mississippi will do for the state as well as highlighting some of the biggest games between the schools in his weekly column. (August 27, 2014, Page 7)
The ritual that is Mississippi high school football begins again this week. It begins in the heat and humidity of August and extends to the usually chilly, first weekend in December. It is a roller-coaster of passion and pageantry that unites communities and has produced an inordinate share of the game’s greatest players. (August 20, 2014, Page 6A)
Rick Cleveland writes about William Chism, who will be the lone Mississippian playing Ivy Leage football this fall, in his weekly column (August 13, 2014, Page 6A)
CANTON, Ohio — Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Weekend here had crooked letters — in the form of Mississippi — written all over it.
Rick Cleveland takes a look at the contributions small towns in Mississippi have made when it comes to athletics in his weekly column. (July 30, 2014, Page 6)
OXFORD TOWN – Oxford’s 18th Annual Conference for the Book begins today (Thursday, March 24) on the Ole Miss campus featuring Karen Russell (pictured) and many other renowned authors. The conference collaborates with Thacker Mountain Radio at Off Square Books tonight and lasts through Saturday, March 26. Pages 9 and 11 in this week’s issue of Oxford town has participating author photos and more information about the conference. (March 24, 2011, Page 9, 11)