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Prep Football

Monroe City, Palmyra communities come together after tragedy

Both communities that had ties to the late Jamar White showed their support throughout the week and at Friday night's Monroe City-Palmyra football game.

'It meant everything:' Monroe City's Battle honors uncle with three touchdowns
Prep Football

'It meant everything:' Monroe City's Battle honors uncle with three touchdowns

Antwuan Battle usually wears No. 14, but wore No. 21 to honor his late uncle Jamar White in a victory over Palmyra.

Goldinger's baserunning the spark Palmyra needs
Prep Softball

Goldinger's baserunning the spark Palmyra needs

Goldinger made a risky play, but the reward was high for the Palmyra softball team.

Prep Football

Game preview: Hannibal at Battle

Game info for Hannibal at Battle.

Prep Football

Pirates looking for redemption in finale

Hannibal is 0-3 outside of conference play. The Pirates want to change that against Columbia Battle this Friday.

White made everyone his family, and he wanted the best for them
Prep Football

White made everyone his family, and he wanted the best for them

Monroe City assistant football and girls basketball coach Jamar White will be remembered as a coach that made his players believe they were always the best athletes on the floor or the field.

Deien's serving wakes up Pirates
Prep Volleyball

Deien's serving wakes up Pirates

The Hannibal volleyball team was sluggish until Emma Deien's serving set the tone in a two-set win.

Palmyra exacts revenge, wins district title
Prep Softball

Palmyra exacts revenge, wins district title

Palmyra held Highland to just one hit on the way to winning the Class 2 District 6 title.

Prep Football

Morgan's big night helps Pirates capture NCMC title

The Hannibal senior linebacker was responsible for three total touchdowns as the Pirates thumped Marshall 63-15.

Unexpected spark lifts Palmyra
Prep Softball

Unexpected spark lifts Palmyra

Emma Wittler had three hits and drove in three runs as the Palmyra softball team advanced to the district championship.