August 6, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Bowyer choked in the Coke

Clint Bowyer finished 29th in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. He can't afford another misstep in the eight races leading up to NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup. More...

GH 11 & 12-year-old all-stars fall at state

The Grove Hill 11 & 12- year-old Dixie Youth baseball all-stars saw their bid for a state crown come up just short as they lost 7-5 to East Montgomery Red last Wednesday morning. Justin Smith had two hits and two RBI. More...

Coach thanks town for supporting team

One of the coaches of the Grove Hill/Alabama Dixie Pre- Majors Team was at the Grove Hill Town Council meeting Monday to thank the council for the support of the team in the recent World Series in Ozark. More...

Football is made by the rivalries

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What is it? It is a prolate spheroid, an elongated sphere -- that is, an elongated sphere in which the outer leather casing is drawn tightly over a somewhat smaller rubber tubing. More...

Lady Bulldogs take to volleyball court

The Clarke County High School Lady Bulldogs, fresh off of a trip to the state volleyball tournament last season, took to the volleyball court Tuesday morning as they prepare for the upcoming season. They will again be under Coach Lynn Compton. More...

All sports? Crazy talk!

Right out of the gate, people said ESPN wouldn't, couldn't possibly work. "An all-sports network? Why, that's just crazy talk!" some opined at the time (this was 1977). More...