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FHS aids nursing home residents

Posted on November 20, 2014 at 2:23 pm

Fayetteville City Lady Tigers’ basketball Team is collecting sweat suits, sweat shirts or pants to give to nursing home residents. Collection will take place on Saturday, Nov. 29, from 8 a.m. until 12 noon. Drop-off locations include McDonalds and Advanced Financial. McDonalds will be handing out coupons for every new item donated. The Lady Tigers’ motto is “giving our all on and off the court!”

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  • Lady Falcon soccer awards

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 10:24 am

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    The LCHS Lady Falcon Soccer team celebrated its 2014 season last week. Those honored are (from left) Darian Norman, Leadership Award; Sydney Fee, Senior Award, Leadership Award, Midfielder of the Year and Most Valuable Player; Lauren Bradley, Defensive Player of the Year; Hayley McGee, Senior Award; Caragan Treola, Forward of the Year; and Lily Fisk, Rookie of the Year. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

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  • Lady Tigers open with two wins

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    Fayetteville High School's Nesya Buchanan (23) led for the Lady Tigers in action last week at home against Richland's Lady Raiders. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Fayetteville High School’s Lady Tigers opened their first week of action with wins over Mt. Pleasant and Richland. At home Monday in their season opener, the ladies matched up with Mt. Pleasant in a girls-only game and finished on top, 42-36. Thursday, the Lady Tigers finished with the win over the Lady Raiders, 53-26. In action with Richland, the ladies led at the end of one, 9-6; they would not

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  • Lady Falcons split in opening week

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    Lincoln County's Morgan Higgins (15) led the scoring for the Lady Falcons in their season-opening win last week at home over Summit. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons got their season off to a good start in their season opener Tuesday, defeating Summit, 54-36. But, Saturday the ladies went down to Bob Jones, 38-36. Putting the ball in the hole was a tough task against the Lady Patriots. In the two-point decision, the ladies were 8 of 23 from the line, 13 of 45 from the paint and 2 of 11 from

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  • Tigers win season opener over Raiders

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    Fayetteville High School's Nick Hopkins (14) led the scoring in the Tigers’ season opener last week at home against Richland's Raiders. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Fayetteville High School’s Tigers won their season opener last week, defeating Richland at home, 72-63. FHS opened strong, up 10-4 early in the first quarter, but a three-minute drought put the Raiders back in the game. Richland led at the end on one, 13-10. In the second frame, Andrew Kelley poured in eight points for FHS, and Nick Hopkins scored seven, going four for four from the line. The Tigers

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  • Falcons drop first two games

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    Lincoln County's Zakyus Tate (14) led the scoring for the Falcons in action Saturday at home against Bob Jones. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Falcons took two losses in their first week of basketball action. LCHS went down in their season opener at home against Summit, 75-59. Saturday, the Falcons dropped one to Bob Jones, 78-61. First-game jitters played a part in the opener against the Spartans. Saturday, the Falcons brought a good game competing with Bob Jones. The Patriots had four starters returning from last season’s final eight finishers

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  • New realignment keeps Tigers closer to home

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:25 pm

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    Fayetteville High School’s Tiger football program breathed a sigh of relief Thursday when the Tennessee Secondary School  Athletic Association (TSSAA) board of controls announced the new region alignments for the 2015-15 seasons. In preliminary discussions, the Tigers would have traveled heavily to the east, going all the way to Copper Basin with road trips reaching 170 miles, one way. But, the announcement Thursday keeps the Tigers within reasonable traveling radius

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  • Falcon football sees realignment

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:25 pm

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    The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) board of controls members confirmed the new alignment for 2015-16 Division 1 football seasons in their meeting Thursday. The move sets up Class 6A made up of the 32 largest high schools in the state, but it also establishes a more clearly defined qualification for the playoffs. The top four in each region will qualify for playoff action. Lincoln County High School’s Falcons

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  • Wright signs

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 2:25 pm

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    Lincoln County High School’s Grady Wright signed last week to play baseball for Lincoln Memorial University following graduation. Pictured (seated, from left) are Patty Wright, Grady, Grad Wright, (standing) Eli Wright, Falcon Baseball Coach Matt Allen and Libby Wright. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

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