Elvis' former high school football coach shares his memories

April 26, 2015 5:00 AM

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Malcolm Phillips, 88, from Newton has long been associated with football and coaching around East Mississippi ever since he played football at East Central Community College in Decatur in the early 1940s.

Upon graduation from ECCC, Phillips went on to play for the University of Memphis in Tennessee. After deciding to make Memphis his home, Phillips took a job as assistant football coach at Humes High School. Phillips has a connection with another Mississippi native who attended Humes by the name of E...

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