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Public invited to ‘send off’ EA team to State

The Escambia Academy football team will be leaving the school Friday at noon, to head to Troy for the AISA Class AAA state championship game. ... Read more

Chiefs’ season ends in playoffs

The Northview High School Chiefs’ football season came to an end Friday, as they lost at Vernon 36-19 in the Region 1-1A semifinal game. The ... Read more

EA advances to State

EA advances to State

  The Escambia Academy Cougars advanced to the state championship for the first time in school history Friday night, defeating Restoration Academy 30-8 in the ... Read more

City honors ECHS volleyball team

City honors ECHS volleyball team

The city of Atmore publicly recognized the 2014 Escambia County High School volleyball team, after Monday’s city council meeting. The Lady Devils won the Class ... Read more

Northview falls late to Blountstown

The Northview Chiefs couldn’t quite muster a late rally Friday night, as visiting Blountstown won 28-27 in a non-district game to close out the Chiefs’ ... Read more

  1. EA runs past Glenwood, 54-0
  2. Baker beats Northview, 35-27, for district title
  3. Bessemer tops Cougars, 32-14
  4. ECHS finishes regular season with victory
  5. Cougars improve to 8-0 after shutout
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I’ll miss the football sideline

I’m going to miss the sideline. The atmosphere of Friday night high school football is always electric. The marching bands, the crowds and the food ... Read more

Get in shape in 2014

If you can’t tell by looking at me, I’m not much of a health nut. Sure, I ran cross-country in school and marching band helped ... Read more

Teams’ Christmas wish lists examined

Christmas is a special time of year for those of us in the Christian faith. Most importantly it’s a celebration of the birth of Jesus ... Read more

Soccer stardom on full display

One of my proudest athletic moments happened on a soccer field in Bay Minette, during my first year in Alabama, when I was 10 years ... Read more

Bitter Tide fan laments loss

I’m still disappointed by the outcome in Auburn on Saturday evening. It was a great game, but I really was shocked and admittedly saddened by ... Read more