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Friday, September 30, 2022

    ARCHERY: 3 local squads take home top honors at Guntersville Classic

    Vinemont Elementary placed first in the elementary division at the Guntersville Classic on Friday with a score of 3,056. (Photo courtesy of Vinemont Elementary) GUNTERSVILLE – Several local archery squads competed at this year’s Guntersville Classic on Friday, and three of them brought home first...

    Southern Prep Sports Academy opening in Hanceville

    HANCEVILLE - The opening of Southern Prep Sports Academy, based in Hanceville, has been announced by its athletic director, James Tolbert, who says the academy will encourage and develop the skills needed to bridge the gap between academics and athletics. According to Tolbert, the north-central...

    Promising future for area AHSAA cross country following outstanding 2016 season

    Johnny Thornton
    CULLMAN COUNTY - Cross country was very good in the area in 2016 and has a very bright future in the years to come. With the St. Bernard Saints winning a state title for the first time while the Cold Springs Eagles and Cullman Bearcats...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Aggies aiming to continue success in 5A

    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – After putting together an impressive postseason run a season ago and capturing a region title, the Fairview Aggies are ready to hit the field again this fall to build on that success going into Class 5A. The Aggies are moving up from 4A and into...

    Cold Springs boys, girls roll to easy wins in season and home openers against Vinemont

    BREMEN - Triston Chambers and Josh Freeman will be deeply missed by the Cold Springs faithful as they accounted for more than half of the Eagles’ offense the four years they were there. Now, it is time for some familiar veterans on this team...

    Jump for Troy! Trojans first team in Sun Belt history to crack AP Top 25

    Troy University Athletics
    TROY - It is a great time to be a college football fan in the state of Alabama. The Alabama Crimson Tide are the no. 1 team in the country and are the favorite to win their 17th national championship. The Auburn Tigers are...

    Fairview Lady Aggies survive late comeback to defeat Arab 63-60; Aggies fall 72-48

    Johnny Thornton
    FAIRVIEW - A rematch between the Fairview and Arab varsity girls one week after the two opened the season against each other was a different story from the previous assignment in which the Lady Aggies won by a final score of 64-42. This time, on...

    Wallace State Lady Lions pick up two wins over weekend; WSCC men fall to Florida-based powers

    HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team notched a pair of wins over the weekend in Americus, Ga., defeating Denmark (South Carolina) Technical College and Cape Fear (North Carolina) Community College. Sophomore guard Kelsey Houston poured in 17 points off the bench, and Ahziala Wright...

    Broncos roll, Lady Broncos fall

    Josh McBrayer
    HOLLY POND -  It was a tale of two games for Holly Pond Tuesday night as the Broncos took care of business against the West Point Warriors, while the Lady Broncos faltered against the Lady Warriors. Holly Pond 85, West Point 64 (Boys) Holly Pond head...

    Cullman Christian looks for success in first softball season

    Courtesy of Cullman Christian School
    CULLMAN - Any team starting their first season in a new sport will have some challenges and some hurdles to jump over, but they cannot wait to prove themselves. That is the case for Cullman Christian School, whose 2017 softball season is the first...