A rash of murders took place in the fourth quarter of this year accompanied by four other murders earlier in the year. Other highlights from this quarter include: new hotel plans, C Spire competitions and much more. (December 31, 2013, Page 1)
The Lafayette Commodores gave the crowd something to cheer about on homecoming as they dominated the New Albany Bulldogs 44-7 Friday night at William L. Buford Stadium. (more…) (October 19, 2013)
Outside of a few bumps and bruises that will keep a couple of players out of action, the Lafayette Commodores are ready to bump heads on their new football field. LHS hosts Amory tonight in a jamboree that will include live special teams work, according to coach Eric Robertson.
In the distance, the sky grows darker by the minute with the wind picking up in stride. Players arrive one by one, dressed mostly in workout clothes decorated by their high school’s logo or that of their previous college football commitment. (more…) (August 13, 2013, Page 6)
The former Lafayette High trio took a rather circuitous route to get back, but nonetheless the three ‘Dores are back on the gridiron as members of the Northeast Mississippi Community College football team. (more…) (August 9, 2013)
Lafayette continued to progress towards its season opener at Tupelo Aug. 23 with drills geared towards getting the team in even better condition. The Commodores will wrap up the first week of football practice with its annual morning scrimmage Saturday at 8. (August 9, 2013, Page 6A)
The excitement of the 2013 football season has only grown bigger at Lafayette thanks to the installation of its new turf field at William L. Buford Stadium. Work on the multi-purpose surface wrapped up last week and Lafayette Athletics Director Anthony Hart said the band had already practiced on it. (July 25, 2013, Page 6)
Some of the best high school football players from Mississippi, the nation and one from Canada will converge on Oxford Wednesday for a full day of drills and competition. (more…) (July 8, 2013, Page 7)