Two high schools in Coahoma County will be holding their graduations for the class of 2018 on Saturday, May 19. The first is Coahoma Early College High School set for 10 a.m. in the Pinnacle on the Coahoma Community College campus. CECHS’s valedictorian is Talayshia Tate and the salutatorian is Layesha Ba.
Markevious Holmes’ 50-yard interception return for a touchdown was the difference as Coahoma County won its first spring football jamboree game against Madison Palmer High School at Coahoma Community College on Friday night.
After coming off of a disappointing 2017 football season where expectations were not met, Clarksdale got off to the start it was looking for in its spring game with a 13-10 win against Oxford in Vaught-Hemmingway at Ole Miss on Thursday, May 10 thanks to a late goal-line stand.