Katie Capua

Brenda Kay Smith, 77, South Fulton

  Funeral services for Ms. Brenda Kay Smith, age 77, of South Fulton will be held at 2:00 Wednesday at Hornbeak Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery.   Friends can call the funeral home from noon until 2:00.  Read More

Local Sports: Monday, August 29

  High school football moves into week three. On Saturday’s Coaches Corner, Gleason Coach Noah Lampkins told us about their first loss this season against West Carroll… West Carroll won 33-24 over the Bulldogs and evens their record to 1-1. Meanwhile, Gleason prepares for a Thursday night game against Bruceton. Coach Lampkins says the Bulldogs […]Read More

Local Sports: Thursday, August 25

  After a first week full of unexpected wins and outcomes, high school football moves into its second week tomorrow night. In one of the biggest upsets, Dresden defeated defending State Champion Westview last week, 28-13, for the first time in four years. Dresden Coach Keith Hodge tells us what’s changed from last year… Coach […]Read More

Local Sports: Wednesday, August 24

  High school football season moves into week two this Friday night. Among those, Gleason will play West Carroll at home. Gleason Coach Noah Lampkins talks about where his team needs improvement… Gleason defeated Fulton County, 60-34, in week one. Kickoff for West Carroll at Gleason game is 7:00 this Friday.   Tuesday’s Scores:   […]Read More

Local Sports: Tuesday, August 23

  The South Fulton Red Devils and Greenfield Yellow Jackets were unable to complete their opening football game last Friday night due to the game being stopped for a medical event. The game was declared a no contest. Both teams were emotionally involved because Blake Rodehaver, who went down on the sidelines, played for South […]Read More

Local Sports: Monday, August 22

  The Dresden Lions stopped Westview’s winning streak of 13 Saturday night by defeating the defending state champs, 28-13. The Chargers went up 7 to nothing but the Lions tied the game by half time. Dresden outscored Westview 3 to 1 in the second half in a game that took 3 hours and 2 minutes […]Read More

Greenfield Football Player Airlifted During Game

  Greenfield football player Blake Rodehaver was airlifted to Vanderbilt Hospital during last night’s game against South Fulton after a “medical event” took place on the football field. In a Facebook post, the family said Rodehaver will continue to undergo tests and thanked all who prayed for their son last night and ask for continued […]Read More

Local Sports: Thursday, August 18

  One of the biggest rivalries in high school football is on for tonight in Milan with cross-county neighbor Trenton Peabody traveling to face the Bulldogs. The two teams have never failed to bring their energy to the game. Trenton defeated Milan last year, 35-25 and was the only team to defeat State Champion Westview, […]Read More

Local Sports: Wednesday, August 17

High school football season opens in just a few days with several games in the area. South Fulton will travel south to Greenfield Friday. Greenfield Coach Russ Brown, who was just hired a month ago, talked about the hardest part of getting started so late…   South Fulton has fallen to Greenfield in the last […]Read More

Local Sports: Tuesday, August 16

  With the opening of high school football season, coaches gathered at Blue Oak in downtown Martin to talk about their team’s openers this weekend. Defending state champion Westview Chargers will open Saturday night against the Dresden Lions. Both teams made the playoffs with Westview winning the state championship. Westview Coach Jarod Neal said there […]Read More