Gators come up short in bid for fifth title

2008 Sports Scenes

Getting a fourth title ring

The Lady Gators of Clarke Prep School picked up their fourth straight state championship volleyball ring in a ceremony in front of the entire school in mid-February. Seniors Corrie Allen and Tess Ackerman have been on all four title teams. CPS got their first championship in 2004.

Bulldogs get their own ball field

CCHS hoops team comes up short in 3A tourney in Birmingham

At right, Justin Burroughs goes up against 7-foot tall Bawa Muniru (34) in the Bulldogs’ 48-42 loss to Madison Academy. Kenneth Kimbrough and Ronnie Osborne throttle a Winfield player in the 63-50 semi-final win.

Ezell hits first HR in GH Dixie softball league

Grove Hill sends two teams to Dixie State Softball Tournament

The Grove Hill 7 & 8-year-old and 9 & 10-year-old softball all-star teams from Grove Hill each advanced to the state Dixie Youth tournament in July. It was just the second time a team from Grove Hill made it to state. The 7 & 8-year-olds finished second in the tournament and had the first win ever for a Grove Hill […]

CHS competes in state archery tournament

Jackson Aggies get school’s first baseball title

Bears get second championship

Firemen, lawmen are real busy over Christmas holidays

It may have been the Christmas holidays, but that didn’t keep area lawmen and firemen from staying busy with calls. Tuesday night, Dec. 23, Fulton firemen were called to a house fire on the Old Alameda Road, at the home of Shelia Bender. The house is the rental property of Carl Smith. Fire severely damaged the house and Bender and […]