2019 FLFR Art and Photo Contest winners

The second annual Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest culminated last Wednesday night when the winners were announced at the Blount County Fair. FLFR received 345 photographs and 27 artworks from 92 entrants ages nine to 83. The winners are pictured, along with some of the business representatives that sponsored the event, in the above photo. […]

Redskins smack Eagles

The Oneonta Redskins were looking for revenge against the 4A No. 2 ranked Hokes Bluff Eagles Friday, after falling to the Eagles 6-49 last season, and revenge they got. Hokes Bluff struck first, gliding down the field and scoring early in the first quarter, putting the Eagles up 7-0. The Redskins snapped back quickly, driving past midfield and finding the […]

Warriors route Rangers

The Lighthouse Warriors took on the Southern Prep Rangers Friday, a fierce battle that ended in a 38-35 Warriors victory. At the half, the Warriors were up 32- 27, but the Rangers came out with pistols drawn in the second half, scoring early in the third quarter to make the score 35-32 after a successful two-point conversion. Both defenses went […]

Bulldogs skin Bears

The Susan Moore Bulldogs took on the Plainview Bears Friday, winning by a score of 38-14. The Bulldogs barked first with an 8-yard rushing touchdown from Anthony Cervantes to put the Bulldogs up 7-0 at the end of the first quarter. Plainview growled back in the beginning of the second, however, with a 21-yard pass completion for a touchdown. The […]

Tigers tame Wildcats

The Hayden Wildcats hosted the No. 5 team in Class 5A, the Russellville Golden Tigers. It was the second region game for both teams. The Tigers came away with a 48-20 win over Hayden. Russellville built a 14-0 lead in the first quarter on touchdown passes of 31 and 41 yards. Hayden cut the lead to 14-7 on a 36-yard […]

Catfight ends in Fultondale victory

The J.B. Pennington Tigers faced off with the Fultondale Wildcats Friday in a catfight that ended with a 21-7 Fultondale victory. The Wildcats scratched first with a 51-yard touchdown run, making the score 7-0. This would be the only score of the first half for either team. The Wildcats scored again on their opening drive of the second half on […]

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Eagles escape Lions’ den

The undefeated Appalachian Eagles took on the Victory Christian Lions Friday, winning by a score of 34-20. The first half of the game was a shootout, with both teams scoring two touchdowns early. Noah Harris connected with Chase Payne for a 60-yard touchdown pass and the Eagles’ first points, making the score 7-0. The Lions drove back down the field […]

Indians spear Panthers

The Cleveland Panthers took on the Ohatchee Indians Friday, falling 7-50 to their region rivals. Ohatchee took a quick lead with two touchdowns early in the first quarter. The Panthers finally hit back with around a minute left in the first quarter on an 11-yard touchdown pass from Elijah Longshore to Stephen Dean, bringing the score to 14-7. This was […]

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