August 14, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

11-year-old All-Stars finish second in state

The Jackson 11-year-old Little League All-Stars finished second in the state after falling to West Side of Mobile in the championship game in Sylacauga July 25. "I am extremely proud of the boys," Head Coach Bud Powell said. More...

12-year-old All-Stars fall in state tournament

The Jackson 12-year-old All-Stars won one game in the state tournament in Huntsville but fell to Andalusia and Phoenix City. Andalusia 8, Jackson 3 In the first game Andalusia topped Jackson 8-3. More...

Argentina hunting trip another success

Several local residents recently took part in a four-day dove hunt in Cordoba, Argentina. The group killed 17, 508 doves on the trip. More...

Complete preseason football poll results

Class 6A Class 5A Class 4A 2. Thomasville (1) 7. Clarke Co. Class 3A Class 2A 1. Leroy (27) Southern Choctaw 1; Excel 1. Class 1A 1. Sweet Water (28) (14-0) Linden 12; Cedar Bluff 7; R.A. More...

WCBOE implements 'Child Find'

The Washington County Board of Education serves all children with disabilities as required by law. More...

Oklahoma Drill means football is here

High School teams across the state broke out the full gear Thursday, Aug. 14, and some teams broke in the players with the Oklahoma Drill right out of the gate. Gauntlets are set up and then the action begins. More...

Abstons catch some big bass!

Larry Abston (left), Christopher Abston (middle) and Jerry Abston (right) of Jackson caught 14 striped and hybrid bass in an hour in Coffeeville Aug. 9. The fish had a total weight of more than 100 pounds. More...

AHSAA preseason football poll released

Both Sweet Water and Cordova ended the 2007 football season with perfect seasons and state championships. They begin the 2008 season where they left off - alone at the top. More...

WashCo Civil Jury week begins Aug. 18

Civil jury week begins Monday, Aug. 18, in the circuit court of Washington County. By custom a grand jury is convened to hear evidence in criminal cases. More...

Pine City Ambassadors attend Opening Retreat

The Pine City Ambassadors were recently treated to an Opening Retreat at Camp Beckwith in Fairhope. The objective of the retreat was for the ambassadors to become better acquainted and to value their differences as the ambassador "team". More...