Press Release Mississippi Miracles


Contact: Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman
             South Delta Sports & Entertainment Group (SDSEG)
             662-247-1471    662-247-3364
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             John Matthews, Jr., General Manager
             Mississippi Miracles
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Mississippi Miracles Host Special Halftime Tribute to Mrs. Coretta Scott King

ABA Basketball Returns to the Washington Convention Center

(Greenville, Mississippi) - ABA basketball returns to Mississippi as the Mississippi Miracles host the Atlanta Vision this week. The renowned Sharkey-Issaquena Mass Choir is scheduled to perform what promises to be a moving halftime memorial tribute to the late Mrs. Coretta Scott King. "Their will be a special halftime tribute to Mrs. Coretta Scott King during halftime on Wednesday," states Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman of the South Delta Sports & Entertainment Group, Inc. (SDSEG), owners of the Mississippi Miracles. "Since we are hosting an ABA team from Atlanta, we feel that this would be an appropriate time for ABA teams to honor Mrs. King."

The Mississippi Miracles play host to the Atlanta Vision next week on Wednesday, February 8th, at the Washington Convention Center in Greenville, Mississippi. Cost of tickets are $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for children, with an increase to $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for children at the door.

For information on Mississippi's ABA basketball team, the Mississippi Miracles and the upcoming February 7th & 8th, 2006 home opener with the Atlanta Vision, please visit our team web site at (or, e-mail General Manager John Matthews, Jr. at or call 662-347-1499. Head Coach Sam Lacey can be reached at 662-207-1912 and Coach James Smith at 662-332-6081. Advertising and sponsorships are available.


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