July 28, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

State working to get wood ducks banded

For most waterfowlers, these dog days of summer dripping with humidity are for daydreaming about the season to come. That doesn’t apply to Seth Maddox, however. More...

Sports QUIZ

1. Cincinnati pitcher Aroldis Chapman set a major-league record in 2015 for fastest to reach 500 career strikeouts (292 innings). Who had held the mark? 2. The 1954 World Series featured the batting-average champions for each league. Name them. More...

Wood finishes fourth at Youth World

The National Barrel Horse Association sponsored their yearly event, Youth World in Perry, Ga. this past week. There were over 2000 riders representing the United States as well as France, Italy, Brazil and other countries. More...

Final day for sign-ups Sat.

The final day to sign up for the Grove Hill Pee Wee football league will be Saturday July 30. It will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Hudson Park. Cheerleaders will have a $90 registration fee that is due at sign-ups. More...

A beach trip used to be so simple

Sports Scene

We all love the summer. Or rather we all used to love the summer. It was that short period that allowed everyone to relax for a minute, recharge the batteries, catch our breath and get ready for the start of school. More...