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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]