• Warriors win Area 6 championship

    Warriors win Area 6 championship

    There are two words you can use this year to describe the Russell County Warriors basketball team and those two words are area champions. After qualifying first in regular season play for Class 6A Area 6, the Warriors got the privilege of advancing to the championship game and playing it at home. The Opelika Bulldogs

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  • Warrior wrestlers qualify for state

    Warrior wrestlers qualify for state

    While it is an honor and a major accomplishment to qualify for the state tournament in any sport, it’s extra special for wrestlers. Wrestling is one of the only high school sports in which the results of your match depend mainly on you.  Of course a wrestler has teammates on a wrestling team and they

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  • Panthers pick their future schools

    Panthers pick their future schools

    Smiths Station held its National Signing Day ceremony last week which showcased seven student-athletes that signed letters of intent to play at the collegiate level. The sports that were represented were football, soccer (boys and girls), and volleyball. After the early signing period late last year, which had nine student-athletes and last Wednesday’s signees, Smiths

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  • Number of Central signees grows

    Number of Central signees grows

    The number of Central High Red Devils to sign letters of intent to play football at the next level grew by eight last week as more athletes announced their next locations on National signing day, Feb. 5. With the eight new signees, the Red Devils have now seen 15 total players commit. Central had seven

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  • Glenwood soccer: Goals are titles

    Glenwood soccer: Goals are titles

    Both Glenwood boys and girls soccer teams crank up the 2020 season on the road as they will battle Mount Paran in Georgia for each team’s first game on Feb. 8. The next contest for both squads will be an area game Feb. 18. versus Springwood. This season will be an important journey as both

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  • Mark Clark: Southern League Hall of Fame to induct Bat Boy

    Mark Clark: Southern League Hall of Fame to induct Bat Boy

    Sometimes while perusing the internet, you can come across an amazing story. I know I did this weekend when I saw a story about Wade Vadakin. I have never met Vadakin, but I have been lucky enough to see him perform his job several times over the years, When I decided I would write this

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