Scores and games

This week in high school sports

Coaches are invited to email scores and upcoming events to sports@blountcountian.com or call 625-3231. AppalachianVarsity Football8/31 @ Coosa Christian L 45-229/7 @ Talladega County Central, 7 p.m.Junior High Volleyball8/28 v Locust Fork, W 2-1; J.B. Pennington, W 2-08/30 v Cleveland, L 0-2; Locust Fork, W 2-09/10 v Southeastern, 4 p.m.9/11 Tri-Match @ Cleveland w/Southeastern/Appalachian, 3 p.m.JV Volleyball8/28 v Locust Fork, […]

COUNTY LEADERS

Mustangs gallop over Brindlee Mountain


Southeastern demolished Brindlee Mountain 60-0 behind a dominant rushing performance and smothering defense. The Mustangs racked up 327 yards rushing on 38 attempts, more than 8.6 yards every time they ran the ball. Mason Golden had 103 yards on only seven carries and found the end zone twice. Jordan Graham also ran the ball seven times for 89 yards. Kevin […]

Redskins conquer Wildcats


Oneonta quickly took a 28-0 lead. Hayden fought back, but the deficit ultimately proved too much to overcome and the Redskins held on for a 35-21 victory. Leading rusher, Collin Moon, had 68 yards on 11 carries. David Hall had 54 yards on 12 carries. Taveris Hill and Brody Pinyan both played quarterback. Hill ended the game four for five […]

One proud momma

In last week’s edition, The Blount Countian printed a list of annual winners of the Carey Lee Johns 110% Award. The name shown for the 1998 winner was incorrect. The winner of the 1998 Carey Lee Johns 110% Award was Gavin Eller, now deceased. The correct list is reprinted below.

A comforting constant in a changing world

2019 Old Farmer’s Almanac

The 227th edition of North America’s best Almanac invites readers to eat flowers, adopt a dog, wear seat belts, make sausage, and consider the (amusing) challenges of raising livestock. As sure as the sun rises and sets, The Old Farmer’s Almanac is back. Get ready: The 2019 Old Farmer’s Almanac is available everywhere—digitally and in print—on Sept. 10! A comforting […]

Church Briefs

EVENTS CENTER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will have a yard sale on Saturday, Sept. 8, beginning at 7 a.m., on the grounds of the church located on County Road 36. ONEONTA FIRST INDEPENDENT CHURCH will celebrate Homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 9, with services at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., followed by lunch and the Possum Pickers playing around 1:30 p.m. The […]

2018-09-05 E-Edition


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