March 26, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Gators get big region win

The Clarke Prep School Gators earned a big region win last Tuesday as they beat Monroe Academy 5-4 in 10 innings of play. Jason Gates was 3-for-5 with three runs, two RBI and two home runs. Brett Bradford was 2-for-4 with an RBI. J. J. More...

Lady Bulldogs cow patty fundraiser

The Clarke County High School Lady Bulldog athletic programs held a fundraiser Saturday to help with volleyball, basketball and softball. Bobby Keahey donated the use of two of his cows for the Cow Patty Drop. More...

Umpire meeting Sunday in Tville

There will be an umpire certification meeting on Sunday, March 29 for both baseball and softball. The baseball meeting and test will be at 2 p.m. The cost is $25. The softball meeting and test will be at 4 p.m. and the cost will be $27. More...

Men drop pair of birds

Tommy Phillips, left and Terry Stifflemire killed these two turkeys on Sunday, March 29 while hunting in "Clarke County." Both birds had over 10-inch beards, and each weighed around 20 pounds. It was the first bird for each hunter this season. More...

Sports Scene

Maybe it's time to see what fuss is about

I have a confession to make. I have never been turkey hunting. As odd as that may sound, I have never been out, trying to kill one of the most elusive birds in North America. More...

Lady Gators clip Morgan Academy

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators improved to 10-4 on the season as they beat the Lady Senators of Morgan Academy 14-1 last Friday in Selma. Jessica McKinley was 3-for-4 at the plate with two runs, a double and two RBI. More...

Lady Bulldogs sweep Monroe County

The Clarke County High School Lady Bulldogs beat Monroe County in both ends of a doubleheader this past Saturday in Grove Hill. In the second game CCHS won 6-2. Brittney Harvell had two walks and scored two runs. More...

Clarke NWTF scholarship winners

The Clarke County chapter of the NWTF presented two local youths with scholarship money at the recent banquet. At left Dent Beard got $100 from Craig Scruggs and Alton McFarland. Logan Breedlove, at right, received $500 from Scruggs and McFarland. More...

Grayson gets his turkey

Jimmie T. Grayon, of Toddtown, killed this turkey Tuesday morning while hunting near Walker Springs. The bird weighed 23 pounds, had one and a quarter-inch spurs and a beard 11 inches long. More...