The Marshall Christian Stallions opened their 2019 volleyball season with a runner-up finish in the silver bracket of the Tiger Jam tournament in Eastaboga. The team is coached by veteran Marshall County coach Alan Thacker.
Jorgenson “Jay” Joseph thought about going out for cheerleader at some point during his sophomore year at Brindlee Mountain High School. He was friends with several of the girls who were cheerleading, and they encouraged him to try out.
The heat index climbed to well over 100 degrees on both Monday and Tuesday afternoons this week, with the worst of it right about the time high school football practice was slated to take place.
The first 2nd Saturday Fundraiser Doubles Round at the new Kudzu Cove Disc Golf Course was a great success, according to Jeff and Jessica Cowen of the course. The fundraiser for the Guntersville High School Crimson Guard Band netted $165 for their trip to Philadelphia to participate in the T…
Team Alabama won 21 of 24 points on the three-ball match play session in Alexander City. This was their fourth consecutive Southern Junior Cup title at Willow Point Golf & Country Club.
Registration is continuing for the Dan Robinson Memorial 5K run/walk and Kids’ Color Run to benefit maintenance of the Kidtopia playground at Grant Town park.
Former Guntersville football great Lee Menefee has been named the new linebackers coach for Birmingham-Southern College. He graduated in the spring from Sewanee College, where he played 4 years. Sewanee and Birmingham-Southern are conference rivals.
For the last 3 months, Jeff and Jessica Cowen have been installing an 18-hole disc golf course on the Kudzu Cove Cabins property at 1576 Buck Island Road.
In one of the most confusing Seafair races in recent memory, fans were surprised that the celebrated win by Jimmy Shane of Maple Valley, Washington was stripped after the race.
U6 CARDINAL. Guntersville Rec’s under 6 teams were their biggest league this year, so much so that they could field 2 All-Star teams. The U6 Cardinals competed in Dizzy Dean District in Arab and Area in Guntersville. They are, from left, Hayden Ramsey, Jessie Sims, Hudson Thomas, Mack McCorm…
3RD IN STATE! The Guntersville Aquacats brought home the 3rd Place trophy for Medium Size teams at the Alabama Rec & Parks Assn. State Swim Championship Meet last weekend in Opelika. The team placed 13th overall in the state. More photos and details are on Sports on page 9.
Jimmy Shane won the first H1 Unlimited race at Guntersville, then took the 2nd race in Madison, Indiana, as well. But there was a new face in the winner's circle this week in the Columbia Cup on the Columbia River in Washington state.
It has been a good year for willowflies on Guntersville Lake. Boaters and anglers have reported seeing good numbers of the aquatic insects in lots of different parts of the lake.
The Marshall County School Board has hired a new football coach for Douglas High School. Jamison Wadley will be the new head football coach for the 2019-20 school year.
The Guntersville football team lost its first 2 games in a 7-on-7 passing camp at Albertville High School Tuesday. But the ‘Cats rallied and won their remaining 2 games in pool play.
H1 Unlimited — which opened its 5-race season in Guntersville in June — will hold its 3rd race of the season this weekend, the 54th Annual HAPO Columbia Cup in Tri-City, Washington.
In a rare mid-season change of drivers, Unlimited Racing Group, owner of the U-11 “J&D’s presented by Reliable Diamond Tool,” announced Friday that they have replaced their driver Tom Thompson after eight years with the team.
Marshall Medical’s Goldcare 55+ program offers special “lunch & learn” programs every month offering a nice lunch and an educational program about a specific medical topic.