Sports

Bobcats Have Big Homecoming Win

September 20, 2014

Trevor Holder threw three touchdown passes to Lucas Harrison and Jordan Tucker ran for two more scores as Giles County erased an eight-point second half deficit with 22 unanswered points in a 38-24 victory over Cascade on Homecoming at Sam Davis Park Friday night.   After taking an early lead, the Bobcats (3-2, 1-1 12-AA) fell Read the full article…

Raiders Fall to Bulldogs

September 20, 2014

The Columbia Academy Bulldogs showed why they’re a favorite to take home the District 11-A title with a 52-13 win over Richland, Friday, in Columbia.   In the two teams’ first game at Columbia Academy’s new stadium in 2012, the Raiders defeated the Bulldogs 49-21, but the return visit went in favor of the home team. Read the full article…

McBurg Trail Ride Set for Sunday

September 20, 2014

A trail ride benefiting the McBurg Community Center will be held Sunday.     The ride will begin at 1:30 p.m. and cost is $10 per person, including a Cajun chicken dinner. A 12-Negative Coggins is required for horses. Following the ride, an auction will be held to benefit Bobby (Bob) Joe Stevenson. In case Read the full article…

High School Football Set for Tonight

September 19, 2014

It’s finally Friday and that means a big night of high school football in Giles County.   After two weeks of losses, the GCHS Bobcats are looking for a win tonight as they celebrate homecoming with a game against Cascade. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. and WKSR AM 1420 will have all the coverage beginning Read the full article…

E.O. Coffman Defeats Bridgeforth

September 19, 2014

The Bridgeforth Bobcats suffered a difficult 32-0 loss to E.O. Coffman Thursday night at Sam Davis Stadium to fall to 2-2 on the season with two games remaining on the team’s schedule.     E.O. Coffman recovered an opening onside kick attempt by the Bobcats and drove 52 yards on a 12-play drive that ate up seven Read the full article…

Minor Hill Country Boy Horse Show Is Tomorrow

September 19, 2014

The City of Minor Hill’s Country Boy Horse Show is tomorrow     This year’s show is dedicated to the memory of the late Tyson Townsend, one of the founding members of the Minor Hill Saddle Club. The show will begin at 5 p.m. at the Saddle Club Arena/City Park located on Wray Branch Road.   Read the full article…

Sparkman Farm Charity Ride Is Tomorrow

September 19, 2014

The annual Sparkman Farm Cancer Charity Ride is set for tomorrow.   The ride begins at 10 a.m. from 395 Hurd Road in Prospect. Everyone is invited to bring their horses to ride -and if you don’t have a horse you can come as you are. There will be wagon rides for everyone, as well Read the full article…

Tomorrow’s Scramble Benefits GCHS Softball

September 19, 2014

Tomorrow’s golf scramble will  benefit the GCHS softball team.   The scramble will begin with a shotgun start at Hillcrest Country Club at 8 a.m. There is a $240 entry fee and prizes will be awarded for longest/straightest drive and for closest to the pin. A $10 mulligan package is available.   All proceeds from Read the full article…