JHS Five-On-Five Basketball Tourney is this Saturday

   Jackson High School will be having a Full Story

JV Aggies win second Blackbelt championship

   The Jackson Middle School junior varsity football team won its second straight Blackbelt Championship title Tuesday, when they defeated Sweet Water 16-12. Full Story

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Jackson Academy presented its Homecoming Court for 2004 during halftime at Friday’s game against Wilcox Academy. Members of the court (L-R) are Junior Maid Kalen McCully, Honor Maid Jennie Moseley, Queen Heather Taylor, Senior Maid Courtney Overstreet, Sophomore Maid Christina Jackson and Freshman Maid Paula Karr. (SA photo by Evan Carden) 015p1_xlg.jpg
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JA Homecoming Court 2004

   Jackson Academy presented its Homecoming Court for 2004 during halftime at Friday Full Story

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LHS Homecoming Court 2004

   Presented as Leroy High School Full Story

Clarke Prep’s Gators hammer Marion Military Academy 69-24

   The number four ranked Clarke Prep Gators had little trouble in hammering the Tigers of Marion Military 69-24 last Friday night as they scored on eight of their nine possessions. Full Story

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Presented as Leroy High School’s 2004 Homecoming Court during Friday night’s game against Southern Choctaw (L-R) were Freshman Maid Whitney Smith, Miss Football Jessi Griffin, Senior Maid Amy Byrd, Junior Maid Catherine Odom and Sophomore Maid Eshala Crutchfield. (SA photo by Jared H. Cartee) 014p1_xlg.jpg

WashCo Commission adopts two resolutions for economic development

   The Washington County Commission adopted two resolutions Tuesday. Full Story

UMS barely beats north Clarke rivals Thomasville

   As the final whistle blew Friday night at Anderson Field, the UMS Bulldogs had managed to slip past the Thomasville Tigers 21-20 in a hard fought high school classic. Full Story

Wildcats blank J.U. Blacksher

   Millry held J.U. Blacksher to 162 yards of total offense in a lopsided 34-0 victory. Full Story

Jackson’s youth soccer program will now be hosted by Upward Unlimited

   Upward Unlimited is a national children Full Story

Clarke Co. Bulldogs avoid getting stung by Aliceville’s Yellow Jackets

   Home field advantage in the first round of the state playoffs is one step closer as the Clarke County High School Bulldogs took the sting out of the Aliceville Yellow Jackets 22-13 last Friday night at David Robinson Stadium in Aliceville. Full Story

Clarke County Sheriff’s Report

   A man caught with drugs a year ago will likely have his bond revoked on those offenses after he was allegedly caught again last weekend with drugs in his vehicle. Full Story

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Jackson Academy’s William Goldman (No. 25) and another Eagles’ defender stop the advance of a South Choctaw runner during Friday’s game in Choctaw County.069p1_xlg.jpg
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Turnovers give Rebels win over JA’s Eagles

   The Jackson Academy Eagles were plagued with the turnover bug, leading to a 24-14 loss at the hands of the South Choctaw Rebels last Friday night. Full Story

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More than 50 people participated in the Rambling Rose Charity 5K on Saturday. Pictured are those taking home trophies in respective running classes. Finishing first was Matt Curtner-Smith of Northport and Jill Barlow of Thomasville. Top masters finishers were Doyle Utsey of Thomasville and Judith Morseth of Jackson.063p1_xlg.jpg
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Rambling Rose 5K winners

   More than 50 people participated in the Rambling Rose Charity 5K on Saturday. Pictured are those taking home trophies in respective running classes. Finishing first was Matt Curtner-Smith of Northport and Jill Barlow of Thomasville. Full Story

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Panthers whip Frisco City Whippets

   Special to The South Alabamian The Coffeeville High School Panthers stand all alone at the top of Class 1A, Region 1 after they sent the Whippets of Frisco City packing 28-14 last Friday night at Panther Stadium in Coffeeville. Full Story

JHS to host basketball tournament

   Jackson High School will be having a Full Story

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Bears quarterback Logan Keith (No. 16) throws a pass while being protected by Bryan Lankford (No. 66) and Jessie Dickinson (No. 84). WCHS’s Gabe Beech (No. 15) rushed the quarterback. (SA photo by Bruce Hansen)060p1_xlg.jpg
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Leroy's Darius Ervin tackles the Bulldogs' Tim Hicks behind the line of scrimmage during the big county rivalry matchup. 059p2_lg.jpg
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Bears outplay Bulldogs in county rivalry game

   The rain drizzled down as the Leroy Bears, (5-1, 3-0 in region play) ran to victory over the Washington County Bulldogs (4-2, 2-2) in a smashmouth 20-15 victory. Full Story

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The rain drizzled down as the Leroy Bears, (5-1, 3-0 in region play) ran to victory over the Washington County Bulldogs (4-2, 2-2) in a smashmouth 20-15 victory. "We came out and overcame some adversity to win the game," said LHSHead Coach Scott Phelps, "That really showed the character in our team to come from behind in the last few minutes." The Bears got the ball first, but a fumble gave the 059p1_xlg.jpg
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Fishing Tales or Fishing Tails?

   If you were to ask anyone that knew me what was on my brain at any given moment, they would say that sports and fishing are definitely a safe bet. (Which is true) Full Story

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The Jackson offensive line tries to hold off the Choctaw County defense while Brandon White (No. 9) tries to pick up additonal yardage. (SA photo by Bruce Hansen)052p2_xlg.jpg
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Jackson loves the taste of victory

Aggies hand Choctaw County 24-12 loss while running a successful ground attack

   The Tigers of Choctaw County came to Legion Field only to run into an Aggie rushing attack that trashed them 24-12. Full Story

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The Aggies’ Brandon White (No. 9) was all over the field last Friday night during the game against Choctaw County. Here he picks up a first down while trying to evade the ensuing defense of the opposing team. The Aggies pulled down a much needed win to improve their record over last year. 052p1_xlg.jpg

MHS Hall of Fame game Oct. 22

   The annual Millry High School Hall of Fame football game will be at the A.D. Britton Stadium on Wildcat Hill on Friday, Oct. 22 when Millry will be playing Coffeeville High School. The game will start at 7:30 p.m. Full Story

WCHS Bulldogs pin Panthers

   The Excel Panthers traveled to Chatom last Friday to receive a 27-6 whipping by the the Washington County Bulldogs. Full Story