The August meeting of the Amite Chamber at Mike’s Catfish was “all about football”. Coach Drew Misita of Oak Forest and Coach Zephaniah Powell of Amite High were the key speakers.
In 1986, the famed Michael Jackson versus Michael Carr “Quarterback Showdown” took place Under the Tank in historic Kentwood.
One of America’s most sought after high school football recruits made it official last week as Kentwood Star Trey Palmer let the world know what’s to come in his football career.
It has become a tradition at Oak Forest Academy in Amite. Each August, fans of the Black and Gold come out to get a sneak peak at their football team.
The lights are ready to be turned on Friday nights, the grass is as green as it has ever been, and the white stripes and end zones are ready to be trounced upon by several high school players.
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