4 games on tap in 'Bright Lights'

By The Associated Press

RIDGELAND — C Spire Wireless and Fox Sports South have announced that the Oak Grove at Petal football game will be one of four Mississippi prep rivalries to be telecast in the “Bright Lights’ series.

The Region 5-6A contest at Panther Stadium in Petal has been moved to Thursday night, Sept. 27 and will be televised over FSS to a regional audience in seven Southeastern states.

The announcement was made Wednesday.

Other games in the series will be Lafayette at Oxford on Aug. 30, Jackson Prep at Pearl on Sept. 13 and Picayune at Pascagoula on Oct. 4.