As old sayings go, not many have stood the test of time better than ‘mother knows best.’ But when faced with two of the most
MIAMI (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula has died at his home in South Florida. The Miami Dolphins say Shula died
Michael Jordan was offered $100 million to appear at an event for two hours. He said no, his agent says
NBA superstar Michael Jordan may have retired years ago, but his off-court appeal remains as strong as ever. The former Chicago Bulls star has largely
The Olympics could be canceled if the Covid-19 pandemic continues into next year, according to the Tokyo 2020 president. The Games are scheduled to start
The NCAA is moving forward with a plan to allow college athletes to earn money for endorsements and a host of other activities involving personal
Jace Prescott, the older brother of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, died Thursday, the team said in a statement. “We are so saddened that Dak
BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) — A little north of downtown Booneville is the small school of Thrasher. When I pulled up, I immediately noticed their softball field.
FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) — This group of men and women often take all of the blame and none of the glory, but without them, the game
BATESVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) — When the NCAA canceled spring sports, they had a decision to make: do they provide seniors with an extra year of eligibility?
JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) — The Mississippi High School Activities Association decided Wednesday to cancel all spring sports at the state’s public high schools. The decision was
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — For many seniors, this spring was the last opportunity to not only represent their hometowns and schools, but their last chance to
The Tour de France has been pushed back until August, according to cycling’s governing body, after the French government extended its ban on mass public
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Dimencio Vaughn, a graduate transfer from Rider, has signed to play his final season with Mississippi. Ole Miss coach Kermit Davis
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Middle Tennessee has added guard Elias King, who spent his freshman season at Mississippi State. The Blue Raiders announced that King
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — The MHSAA made it official. 2020 spring sports are canceled. This decision has an extensive impact on all levels of sports. Over
Christian McCaffrey signs record contract to become highest paid running back in the NFL, reports say
Christian McCaffrey reportedly is set to become the highest paid running back in NFL history after signing a four-year, $64 million extension with the Carolina
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) – Former Tennessee Volunteer and WNBA player Nikki McCray-Penson will replace Vic Schaefer as the next head women’s basketball coach at Mississippi State.
Steph Curry raised the spirits of a group of coronavirus nurses in Oakland, California, when he surprised them with a FaceTime call Tuesday. Shelby Delaney,
Billie Jean King ‘thrilled’ tennis center being used as emergency hospital in fight against coronavirus
The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center has been pressed into service in the fight against Covid-19 and the tennis great herself has said she
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – Trent Hammond resigned from the head coaching position of Tupelo. Shortly after, New Albany named him their new defensive coordinator. Hammond
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) – Mississippi University for Women has named its new head men’s soccer coach. Louis Alexander will oversee The W’s men’s soccer program.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft says the task of flying more than a million protective masks from China was the most “challenging” operation in
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — Timmy Bowers graduated from Mississippi State in 2004. After his time in Starkville, he spent one year in the D-League, the NBA’s
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson set for charity rematch involving NFL stars Tom Brady and Peyton Manning
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are set to be joined by NFL legends Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in a possible televised charity match. Negotiations
This year’s Wimbledon tennis championships have been canceled by organizers because of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — The MLB season is on hold indefinitely. That means players are back home, waiting for the call. For Tupelo native and Detroit
Chaunté Lowe is accustomed to having her world turned upside down. A four-time Olympic high jumper and the bronze medalist from the Games in Beijing
Superstar gymnast Simone Biles says she was in the gym training when she heard the 2020 Tokyo Olympics had been postponed because of the ongoing
The NCAA will permit Division I spring-sport athletes — such as baseball, softball and lacrosse players — who had their seasons shortened by the coronavirus
SHANNON, Miss. (WTVA) — Ele8 Fitnees in Tupelo is own by Adam Holt. He relies on personal workouts and group classes to make a living
Amory, Miss. (WTVA) – Aubrey Gillentines sophomore season at Southern Mississippi was cut short due to the corona virus. When the NCAA announced that all
DENVER (AP) — U.S. Olympic leaders are facing a growing rebellion inside their ranks about holding the Tokyo Games. A board member of the U.S.
(CNN) — Tom Brady, widely regarded as the greatest quarterback in history, has said he will not be re-signing with the New England Patriots, ending
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — When there’s no organized sports to be played, no games, no practices, where are athletes likely to turn? A gym. Here
ASSOCIATED PRESS – By a close vote, and with some 500 union members not participating, NFL players have approved a new labor agreement with the league.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are keeping the quarterback that led them within a victory of the Super Bowl. They agreed to a