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Dangerfield wins Gatorade Player of the Year honor

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 3:09 pm

Star player of Blackman High School’s the Lady Blaze, in Murfreesboro, Crystal Dangerfield, was named the Tennessee Gatorade Player of the Year on March 13. Crystal, at 5’5”, led the Lady Blaze to the school’s first state title in any TSSAA-sanctioned sport. For this season, she averaged 14.5 points a game with 3.6 assists and 2.9 steals. In Blackman’s 65-44 rout of Memphis Ridgeway in the championship game, Crystal scored

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  • Horseman’s Association awards

    Posted on March 24, 2014 at 2:54 pm

    Horseman's Awards --

    Lincoln County Horseman’s Association members “ride” away with the top honors at the American Ranch Horse Competition banquet held in Bowling Green, Ky. Pictured are (from left) Penny Cash, Vols ARHA Sportsman of the Year; Jeanne Pearson, Amateur High Point Champion and High Point Open Reserve; Abby Tucker, High Point Open Champion and Youth High Point Champion; Erin Bledsoe, Youth High Point Reserve Champion. Not pictured is Terry Kirby, Amateur

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  • Hunters provide 1 million pounds of venison

    Posted on March 21, 2014 at 6:32 am

    Hunters for the Hungry

    The Tennessee Wildlife Federation’s Hunters for the Hungry program crossed an eye-opening milestone this deer season — more than a million pounds of venison have been collected and distributed to soup kitchens and food banks across the state. “Protein is a precious resource for hunger relief agencies as they struggle to find reliable suppliers. Thanks to generous hunters, donors, processors and other supporters, we’re able to help address that ever-growing

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  • Run Lincoln County begins points series

    Posted on March 19, 2014 at 7:33 am

    Run Lincoln County

    Run Lincoln County will present the first annual RLC Grand Prix Points Series. Anyone can be part of the series, no matter where you are from or at what pace you like to run. At the end of the year, awards will be given in eight categories based on points awarded in the events. Awards will also be given to participants who complete (or volunteer) in five of the six

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  • Brooks Signs

    Posted on March 17, 2014 at 2:38 pm

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    Riverside Christian Academy’s Joshua Brooks signed to play football following graduation for Faulkner University. At quarterback, Brooks led the Knights to their second consecutive MTAC Championship last season. Pictured (from left) are Caleb Rush, Faulkner Admission Counselor; Alan Brooks; Joshua; Elisha Brooks; and RCA Coach Travis Creasy. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

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  • Diamond Dolls

    Posted on March 17, 2014 at 2:37 pm

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    The Diamond Dolls, a dance team made up of students from Lincoln County High School and Ninth Grade Academy, will be taking the field with Falcon baseball this spring. Pictured (front, from left) are Captain Katie Rae Long, Savannah Price, Macey Corder, Ashlyn Jean, Taylor Howell, (second row) Emma Koonce, Treva Britton, Ivy Davis, Calley Raby, Ashleigh Martinez, Kayla Short, Sadie Hughes and Mandy Chandlee. Not pictured are Josey Smith,

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  • Adult softball gearing up

    Posted on March 13, 2014 at 5:17 am


    There will be a meeting for anyone interested in playing, umpiring or keeping score with adult softball for the church, women, or men’s leagues this summer. The meeting will take place at the Fayetteville Recreation Center on Sunday, March 23, beginning at 3 p.m. The center is located on the Winchester Highway. League information packets will need to be picked up that day by team representatives. For information, contact Jackie

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