Popular former Pontotoc weightlifting coach collapses, dies

By Pontotoc Progress

Former Pontotoc High School weighliting coach collapsed and died at his home Monday morning. He was transported to the Pontotoc Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Robert Ken Nowicki, Coach Kno, as he was called amongst his students, died within minutes after collapsing at his home.

More information on Nowicki and full story about his life will be in Wednesday’s Progress.