Indians rope Mustangs


The Southeastern Mustangs took on the Ohatchee Indians in the first round of the state playoffs losing 13-55. The Mustangs remained scoreless in the first half going into halftime trailing 0-20. They finally got on the board in the third quarter with Brady Leith finding brother Austin Leith open for a 27-yard touchdown pass. The Mustangs trailed 7-41 at the […]

Scores and Games

Panthers fall to Blue Devils


The Cleveland Panthers’ season came to an end Friday in the first round of the state playoffs. The Panthers took on the Sulligent Blue Devils losing 21-27. The Panthers struck first at the end of the opening quarter with Elijah Longshore finding Samuel Aycock open for a 35-yard touchdown pass. The Panthers led 6-0 at the end of the first. […]

Bulldogs top Tigers


The J.B. Pennington Tigers faced the Piedmont Bulldogs Friday night in the first round of the state playoffs losing 0-35. Offensively, Hayden Floyd went 11-for-18 for 59 yards and ran three times for eight yards. Jon Vargas ran 11 times for 30 yards. Dawson Blaxton caught three passes for 15 yards. Sawyer Heptinstall caught six passes for 41 yards. The […]

Stallions ride past Eagles


The Appalachian Eagles took on the South Lamar Stallions in the first round of the state playoffs losing 6-45. The Eagles were held scoreless for the entire first half entering halftime down 0-19. Sam Gunter was able to find the end zone on the ground in the fourth to put the Eagles on the board and bring the final score […]

COUNTY LEADERS

BCYF champions

Blount County Youth Football wrapped up its season as three teams were crowned champions. Springville claimed the sophomore and senior titles while Oneonta claimed the junior title. Springville defeated Cleveland 19-6 in the sophomore championship game. They were coached by head coach Derrick Williamson and assistants Brian Green, Ryan Griepenstroh, Trey Massey, James Miller, and Damon Towery. Players are Josiah […]

Allred, Crow, Reno receive top honors


At the November Blount County Fire & EMS Association meeting, Rex Allred, Matt Crow, and Christa Reno received top honors for their hard work and dedication in a field where “time is of the essence.” These individuals exemplify hard work and dedication and go above and beyond to help the Blount County community. Firefighter/paramedic Rex Allred was named Blount County […]

Candidates qualifying for Blount County offices

2020 Primary Election

Friday, Nov. 8, was the deadline for candidates to qualify for elected offices in the upcoming Primary Election March 3, 2020. Offices included in the election are: President, U.S. Senate (one seat), U.S. House of Representatives (seven seats), Alabama Supreme Court (two places), Alabama Court of Civil Appeals (two places), Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals (two places), Public Service Commission […]


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