Nikhazy throws eight scoreless, Caracci preserves 1-0 win over Texas A&M

HOOVER — Doug Nikhazy tried to prevent himself from thinking about what his counterpart was doing.  Texas A&M’s John Doxakis, one of the finest left-handed arms in college baseball and a potential first round pick in next month’s MLB Draft, was tearing through the Ole Miss lineup. Doxakis fanned 10 hitters and did not allow … Continue reading “Nikhazy throws eight scoreless, Caracci preserves 1-0 win over Texas A&M”

Provide nourishing food to hungry Mississippians.

Mississippi Food Network (MFN) has been feeding Mississippians since 1984. MFN distributes more than 1.5 million pounds of food and feeds more than 150,000 every month — or a total of 1.8 million people per year. MFN takes donations from multiple sources, and distributes food and goods through 430 member agencies. They, in turn, distribute to recipients … Continue reading “Provide nourishing food to hungry Mississippians.”

Report: Mississippi’s roads aren’t the worst (but they’re not great)

Transportation for America and Taxpayers for Common Sense released a new report called “Repair Priorities 2019“. Some of the findings: “Between 2009-2017, the percentage of roads nationwide in poor condition increased from 14 to 20 percent.” “States spent  nearly as much money expanding their road networks as they did repairing existing roads.” The report calls … Continue reading “Report: Mississippi’s roads aren’t the worst (but they’re not great)”

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Survives LSU and 17 Crazy Innings

It took 17 innings, 30 hits, and 552 pitches, but at the end of a long night and early morning at the Hoover Met, Mississippi State advanced into the winner’s bracket following a 6-5 win over LSU in 17 innings. Brian Hadad looks at how it was done and why he’s excited for tonight’s showdown … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State Survives LSU and 17 Crazy Innings”

Mississippi State Endures 17 Innings to Defeat LSU 6-5 in SEC Tournament

When Mississippi State plays LSU, you can usually rely on a script, the Bulldogs will take an early lead but miss a few chances to blow the game open, the Tigers will rally to tie it up, then take the win in the late innings. If you’re going to break that script, something out of … Continue reading “Mississippi State Endures 17 Innings to Defeat LSU 6-5 in SEC Tournament”

State Senator Michael Watson on The JT Show

State Senator Michael Watson joined the conversation by phone from the campaign trail as he is running for Secretary of State to talk about his time campaigning and to touch on an idea that’s been proposed to alleviate some of the problems with the Department of Public Safety. If you missed his conversation, you can … Continue reading “State Senator Michael Watson on The JT Show”