By NEMS Daily Journal
Friday night’s New Site and Thrasher football game has been postponed after a Prentiss County School District employee was killed on Wednesday in four-vehicle wreck in North Booneville.
Three other Prentiss County School District employees were also injured in the accident.
A notice was sent to parents on Wednesday that Prentiss County schools are closed today and Friday.
No date has been set for the the game but the Royals have open dates on Aug. 31, Sept. 14, Sept. 18 and Oct. 12 in only their second season of playing foootball. Thrasher has an open date on Aug. 31 as well.
Neither team played last week. Last year, Thrasher beat New Site 57-16 and went on to finish with a 6-4 record. New Site finished 0-6.