Addison runs past Southeastern



The visiting Addison Bulldogs unleashed a powerful running game and pulled away for a 27-7 victory over Southeastern Friday night. Southeastern actually got on the board first when Austin Pearson found a seam in the Bulldog defense and raced 47 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter. Unfortunately, that would prove to be the offensive highlight of the night […]

Susan Moore comeback knocks off Hanceville



The Susan Moore Bulldogs scored 15 points in the final 1:24 of the game for a miraculous comeback and a 15-14 victory over visiting Hanceville Friday night. Susan Moore trailed 7-0 after one quarter and 14-0 through three quarters but that just set the stage for the final two minutes. Daniel Cornelius hit Keith Jackson on a 59-yard touchdown pass […]

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MILITARY ORDER OF THE PURPLE HEART Chapter 2213 meets the first Tuesday of each month at The Smokin Grill, 85 Purple Heart Blvd., Springville, at 6 p.m. for dinner and 7 p.m. meeting. Guest speakers address subjects of interest to veterans. Contact Chaplin Cmdr. Lonnie Wadsworth at 790-1141 or email lonnie.wadsworth@windstream.net for more information. STRAIGHT MOUNTAIN SENIOR CITIZENS meet on […]

Redskins win in Huntsville



The Oneonta Redskins used a balanced offense to take down Westminster Christian 33-13 in Huntsville Friday night. Oneonta got on the board first when Zach Dimmock scored on a 5-yard run. Juan Chavez’s kick gave the Redskins a 7-0 lead early in the first quarter. Westminster Christian got a 30-yard field goal from David Teitge with just 22 seconds left […]

Playoff picture still not clear



The final week of the high school football regular season is upon us and that means the season comes to an end for Appalachian, Hayden, J.B. Pennington, Southeastern, and Susan Moore. Cleveland, Locust Fork, and Oneonta are in the playoffs but, oddly enough, none of the three has an opponent yet. With the loss last week at Gaston, Cleveland is […]

Oneonta, Southeastern, and Susan Moore knocked out of regional tournament



The stay in the North Regional Tournament was a short one for the three Blount County high school volleyball teams that played in Huntsville last week. All three teams – Oneonta, Southeastern, and Susan Moore – were swept out of the tournament in straight sets in the first round. 2A: Southeastern had the misfortune of drawing powerful Addison in the […]

St. Clair wins over Hayden



It was a wild, wild night in Odenville. St. Clair County made plenty of mistakes but the Saints rallied for a 35-21 win as Hayden had a pair of touchdowns taken off the board. Hayden head coach Keith Register was ejected in the fourth quarter after a pair of unsportsmanlike-conduct penalties were called on the Wildcats. Garrett Torbert recovered a […]

Panthers fall at Gaston



The Cleveland Panthers dug an early hole, came back, and then couldn’t hang on in a 35-28 loss at Gaston Friday night. With second place in the region on the line, the Bulldogs took advantage of Cleveland turnovers and buried the Panthers with 21 straight points to start the game. Cleveland finally got on the board in the second quarter […]

Hornets hold off Tigers



The J.B. Pennington Tigers built a 22-20 halftime lead but couldn’t hold on as Locust Fork outscored the hosts 16-6 in the second half for a 22-20 win. Locust Fork took an early 7-0 lead on a 1- yard run by Chase Biles and an extra point kick by Dakota Karluk. The Tigers answered on the ensuing possession when Brandon […]

Donoho downs Appalachian



The Donoho Falcons proved their No. 4 ranking in Class 1A was well deserved in a 48-0 thrashing of visiting Appalachian last Friday night. Donoho got a 75-yard touchdown on the return of the opening kick and never looked back. With the Appalachian offense struggling to get anything going against the Falcon defense, Donoho added scores on three touchdowns on […]