Paris Cornelius

PARIS CORNELIUS, a senior at Hayden High School, has been awarded the 2010 grant-in-aid given by the Beta Delta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Daughter of Scott and Stacy Cornelius, Paris plans to major in early childhood education at UAB. She has been a member of the Pride of Hayden band, playing flute two years and performing with […]


LILLIAN KYAH NELSON was born April 13, 2010, at St. Vincent’s East, weighing 7 lbs. 2 ozs. and measuring 19 in. She is the daughter of Amber Ertley and Levi Nelson of Oneonta and the granddaughter of Sheila and Harry Nelson of Oneonta, Sheila McCay of Locust Fork, and David Ertley of Jacksonville, Fla. She is the greatgranddaughter of Maurice […]

Oneonta 8th-grade basketball wins championship

Using the fundamentals taught by long-time Oneonta High School coach Jim Williams, head coach Monroe Butler guided the Oneonta Blue 8th-grade boys team to the championship of the end-of-season tournament. In the process, the team avenged its only loss of the year by knocking off Springville in the title game. Pictured are: (front row, left to right) Dustin Doty, Christian […]


Blount County Spring Jamboree this week

Appalachian High School will host the annual Blount County Spring Football Jamboree this week. All six teams in the county system will be joined this year by Oneonta. The schedule has all seven teams playing over two nights with Appalachian, Cleveland, and Oneonta playing Thursday night and Hayden, Locust Fork, J.B. Pennington, and Susan Moore playing Friday night. Each “game” […]


ELITE SKILLS YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP for boys in grades 2-6 will be June 2-4 at the Oneonta Rec Center. Only the first 50 to register will be accepted and the camp will need a minimum of 25. Instructors will be Oneonta High School coaches Neal Wester and David Elrod and you must pre-register to attend. Cost of the camp is […]

2010-05-19 E-Edition