Blount Countian

Scholar Athletes of the Week

Locust Fork High School Bay Etheredge Parents: Kirk andRobyn EtheredgeGrade Point Average:4.38Sports played/howlong: Varsity basketball – 2 years; B-teambasketball – 1 year; JV basketball – 3yearsAcademic achievements: Top ten in9th, 10th, 11th, ranked in top 5 for 12thgrade; Mu Alpha Theta, Beta Club; AHonor Roll; A-average in dual enrollment Wallace State Community CollegeclassesAthletic achievements: All County basketball teams, 10th, 11th […]

Rotary Club scholarships awarded



The Oneonta Rotary Club presented two Kurt K. Larsen ‘Service Above Self’ scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each to Jessica Chacon, of Cleveland High School, and Carrie Nicole Colston, of J.B. Pennington High School. Funding for the scholarships was raised by various events, including the Annual Rotary Dodgeball tournament held in April. The Rotary Club meets each Monday at […]

BCYS Fury wins



The Blount County Youth Soccer U12 Fury co-ed team (pictured above) was named champions of the 2016 fall Pappy Dunn Soccer Tournament held recently. Their performance qualified the team to participate in the Alabama State League in the spring 2017 season. The BCYS U14 team (pictured below) were awarded finalist medals at the Oxford Choccolocco Invitational Soccer Tournament held recently. […]

2016-11-30 E-Edition