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Friday 09/12/2014
Editor's Column: Falcons get big win over rival Saints; Weekend picks
Posted: September 12, 2014

Positives, negatives from Falcons’ win over Saints

Wednesday 09/10/2014
Professional Soccer: Nasco makes MLS debut, record books
Posted: September 10, 2014

Former Gordon County Sheriff's deputy Joe Nasco got his first action in Major League Soccer recently for the Colorado Rapids. Nasco signed with the Rapids in February.

Tuesday 09/09/2014
NFL: Rogers, Durham both inactive in Week 1
Posted: September 09, 2014

While both former Calhoun High standout receivers made the opening-day roster for NFL teams, the pair will have to wait a little longer before they make any plays on the field in a game.

Saturday 09/06/2014
College Football: Griffith's big day leads to recognition
Posted: September 06, 2014

Several former local football stars have moved on to the next level where they are making an impact in college football. Close to 20 former players from Calhoun, Gordon Central and Sonoraville appear on college rosters, and many of them saw action this past weekend their teams’ games.

Friday 09/05/2014
Editor's Column: Griffith's success in Bama opener; Weekend picks
Posted: September 05, 2014

Griffith bounces back in Bama opener

Baseball Update: Culberson gets start at shortstop
Posted: September 05, 2014

Four former local stars are playing professional baseball at different levels. Here is an update on how each of them are doing currently:

Wednesday 09/03/2014
College Football: Griffith earns SEC award after stellar performance in opener
Posted: September 03, 2014

ATLANTA — He was one of 15 University of Alabama players looking to make a mark in front of his home-state fans Saturday night, and Adam Griffith didn’t disappoint.

Tuesday 09/02/2014
NFL: Rogers makes Colts; Durham now a Titan
Posted: September 02, 2014

Former Calhoun High standouts Da'Rick Rogers and Kris Durham will both be on NFL Opening-Day rosters after the final round of preseason cuts this past weekend.

Saturday 08/30/2014
Baseball Update: Hyde still staying steady at Tri-City
Posted: August 30, 2014

Four former local stars are playing professional baseball at different levels. Here is an update on how each of them are doing currently:

Friday 08/29/2014
Editor's Column: Impact of Chicago LLWS team; College picks for Week 1
Posted: August 29, 2014

Little League World Series run shows progress

Tuesday 08/26/2014
NFL: Rogers makes catch in Colts preseason game vs. Saints
Posted: August 26, 2014

Former Calhoun High standout and current Indianapolis Colts receiver Da'Rick Rogers showed up in the box score after the team's preseason contest at home against the New Orleans Saints on Saturday.

Saturday 08/23/2014
Baseball Update: Culberson heats up as playing time increases for Rockies
Posted: August 23, 2014

Four former local stars are playing professional baseball at different levels.

Editor's Column: Manziel's demeanor needs work; Braves get hot again
Posted: August 23, 2014

Manziel a big kid in a man’s world

Friday 08/22/2014
Local Highlights: Calhoun Moose Lodge hosts annual golf tournament
Posted: August 22, 2014

The Calhoun Moose Lodge hosted its annual golf tournament recently at the Calhoun Elks Club. A total of 13 teams competed in the tournament and there were 88 hole sponsors. All the money raised through sponsors, $4400, will go to help kids in the community at Christmas.

NFL: Calhoun alum Durham among depth at reciever for Lions
Posted: August 22, 2014

DETROIT — The Detroit Lions have spent the better part of a decade looking for receivers, drafting them early and taking fliers on them late, signing them as free agents and even acquiring one in a trade.

Wednesday 08/20/2014
Prep Sports: Sonoraville honors athletic trainer Perine on service
Posted: August 20, 2014

Sonoraville High athletic trainer Danykia Perine was honored during Friday's preseason football scrimmage between the Phoenix and Union County as she will be moving on to another opportunity after serving Phoenix Athletics for the past few years.

College Football: Griffith delivers another strong performance in Bama scrimmage
Posted: August 20, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — An injury-riddled defense struggled to slow down Alabama’s offense at last week’s scrimmage. An ineffective, out-of-rhythm offense labored at times against a sharper tackling defense Saturday.

Tuesday 08/19/2014
NFL: Durham, Rogers each get touchdown catch in preseason game
Posted: August 19, 2014

The two former Calhoun High receivers that are currently on NFL rosters had something in common over the weekend — they both got in the end zone.

Monday 08/18/2014
MLB: Culberson channels Tulowitzki to help Rockies to 7-3 win over Reds
Posted: August 18, 2014

DENVER — For one night, Charlie Culberson looked a little bit like the shortstop he’s trying to replace.

Saturday 08/16/2014
Baseball Update: McAdams suffers hand injury
Posted: August 16, 2014

Four former local stars are playing professional baseball at different levels. Here is an update on how each of them are doing currently: