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Hornets stung by Falcons


The Locust Fork Hornets had a tough time against the St. John Paul II Falcons on Friday. The Hornets were down 26-7 at halftime, and ultimately lost 46-28. The Hornets never gave up, scoring 21 unanswered points later in the second half after finally finding their rhythm; however, it was too late. The Hornets lost two fumbles in the beginning […]

Tigers too much for Wildcats


The Hayden Wildcats opened the season on the road at Springville Thursday night. The Tigers defeated the Wildcats 28-6. Springville took the opening kickoff and drove 64 yards for the score. Koybe Payton scored his first of two on the night on a 2-yard run. Hunter Ambrose’s point after gave the Tigers a 7-0 lead with 7:47 on the first […]

Tigers defeated by Golden Eagles


The J.B. Pennington Tigers could not quite find a rhythm against the 4A seventh ranked Jacksonville Golden Eagles Friday, giving up four touchdowns and 26 points in the first quarter alone. The second quarter was no different with Jacksonville scoring 10 more points making the score 36-0 at the half. The Tigers finally found the endzone in the third quarter […]

Lighthouse Warriors march past New Life Eagles


The Lighthouse Warriors took on the New Life Eagles Friday, Aug. 16, winning by a score of 40-24. The Warriors were only able to put up 194 yards of total offense, but they made up for it with amazing defensive play. Offensively, the Warriors had a hard time finding their rhythm against the New Life defense. Warriors’ quarterback, Preston Graham, […]

Warriors trample Tuscaloosa Christian


After not winning a game last season, the Lighthouse Warriors came out of the gate strong with a 48-14 victory over Tuscaloosa Christian this past Friday, Aug. 9. The Warriors’ quarterback, Preston Graham, threw for 359 yards and five touchdowns in the first half alone, not throwing a single pass in the second half of the ball game. Josiah Mitchell […]

Sports Brief

CULLMAN REGIONAL FOUNDATION announces the 28th Annual Million Dollar Hole-In-One Golf Extravaganza scheduled for Monday, Sept. 9, at TP Country Club. There will be morning and afternoon four-person scramble tournaments, putting contest, helicopter ball drop, and the Million Dollar Hole-In- One shoot out. For more information or to register, phone 256-737-2565 or email crmcfoundation@cullmanregional.com.

Coach Hawkins turns 90


Celebrating Coach Bill Hawkins 90th birthday, 64 former football players, 13 former cheerleaders, and a host of baseball players from Oneonta High School’s graduating classes of 1957 to 1967, gathered at Oneonta First Baptist Church June 19, in his honor. With special guests, and other attendees, a total of 105 joined in the celebration. During the event, Oneonta’s mayor, Ross […]

Wallace makes SEC Academic Honor Roll

Macey Wallace, a 2018 graduate of Oneonta High School, made the 2018-2019 First-Year Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll as a track and field athlete for Mississippi State University. In addition, Wallace made the President’s List in both fall 2018 and spring 2019. The civil engineering major is the daughter of Butch and Katie Wallace.

Cleveland High School one of 99 AHSAA Sportsmanship Schools

Cleveland High School was recently recognized by the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) as one of its Sportsmanship Schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A total of 99 AHSAA member schools have been recognized for being ejection free and receiving no more than one non-sportsmanship school fine for the just completed school year. Representatives from Cleveland will be on […]


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