Simpson County Board of Supervisors received a quote from Grant Blakeney for repair of State Aid Bridges in the amount of $78,000. Monday, the board approved moving ahead on the repairs based on an emergency declaration.
Simpson Academy hosted East Rankin this past Friday for their first district game. The Cougars would get on the board first with 7:55 left in the first quarter when Cook Weathersby raced 17 yards for a touchdown, Ethan Flynt ran in the 2 point conversion and Simpson led 8-0.
SCA’s softball team won the school's first State Championship Monday at the Jimmy Clyde Sportsplex. The Lady Cougars defeated Pillow Academy 8-0 on Saturday to get the tournament started. The Lady Cougars played Copiah in the semifinals on Monday and won 2-1 in 8 innings.