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Golf outing aids 10U Velocity

Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:59 pm

The Velocity 10U baseball team’s first annual Golf Outing, a four man scramble, will be held Saturday, March 21, at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Fayetteville. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with tee-off at 9 a.m. The cost is $55 per single or $220 a team. This includes 18 holes of golf, a cart and lunch. Events include a putting challenge, longest drive, closest to the pin and chip challenge.

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  • Sign-ups continue

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:59 pm

    The City of Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department is still accepting baseball and softball sign-ups daily. Saturday, Feb. 28, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. will be the last sign-up date.

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  • NGA sets cheer info meeting

    Posted on February 16, 2015 at 2:55 pm


    An informational meeting for incoming freshman girls interested in participating in cheerleading at Ninth Grade Academy will be held Thursday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. in the NGA library. Interested freshman girls and their parents are invited to attend. For more information, contact the school office at 433-6156.

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  • Local twins train for Polocrosse World Cup

    Posted on February 4, 2015 at 10:44 am

    Twins Braxton and Garret Hamlin (wearing green) from Kelso train diligently in preparation for the Polocrosse World Cup 2015 in South Africa this June.  The brothers will represent the USA at the event to be held at Mooi River in South Africa. In this shot, Braxton drives while Garrett comes up the back to take a member of the red team from Maryland’s Bay area polocrosse team during the Carolina Classic Polocrosse Tournament held in Pinehurst, N.C., in which the Hamlin boys’ team won their division.

    Twin brothers Braxton and Garret Hamlin of Kelso have grown up playing polocrosse and are currently preparing to represent Lincoln County and the USA this summer as they compete in the Polocrosse World Cup 2015 in South Africa. Champion teams from the UK, USA, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Zambia and Zimbabwe will be competing in the June 27 to July 13 event. Eight teams will be divided into two pools,

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  • Unity hosts Duck, Dive Dodgeball Tourney

    Posted on January 23, 2015 at 5:02 am


    Registrations are now being accepted for Unity School’s Lions Pride Duck and Dive Dodgeball Tournament, a event that will be held Saturday, March 7. The fundraiser will benefit two school projects, according to organizers, noting that it will raise money to help the school relocate its playground on the hill away from the busy road to a safer location on campus, and two, to raise money to build a field

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  • County hoops tourney slated

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 4:33 pm

    Basketball hoop

    Lincoln County Middle School Basketball Tournament to be played at Ninth Grade Academy gets underway Tuesday with two games played starting at 6 p.m., then continuing Thursday with four games played starting at 4:30 p.m. The championship game will be played Saturday starting at 6 p.m. Admission is $4 per night for everyone school age and above. Girls’ seeding is as follows: 1-Highland Rim; 2-South Lincoln; 3-Unity; 4-Blanche; 5-Flintville. Boys’

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  • City Rec sign-ups slated

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 4:03 pm

    Fayetteville Parks & Recreation youth baseball and softball sign-ups will be held Jan. 17 and Jan. 24 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Fayetteville Recreation Center. All players must sign up, regardless of whether they played last year. If players are involved in school ball, they can sign up since their season will be over before this one starts. Baseball leagues and ages are Tiny Sluggers, ages three

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