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Always Endure 5K Saturday

Posted on April 16, 2015 at 4:53 pm

Always Endure 5K will be held in conjunction with the inaugural Slawburger Festival on Saturday, 18, the first of the 2015 series of races held as part of the Run Lincoln County Grand Prix. The race will get underway at 8 a.m. on the east side of the Fayetteville square. The course travels across the square and surrounding neighborhoods. It does contain hills, and there will be two aid stations

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  • Horseman’s Association turns 50, celebrates with Expo

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 7:52 am

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    Lincoln County Horseman’s Association is turning 50, and to celebrate, LCHA is hosting a Horse Expo on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show will be held at the LCHA show grounds, located at 8 Wilkes Road, Fayetteville. With four arenas, there will be something for all horse enthusiasts. The day begins with Colt Starting with Dr. Jason Lancaster. There will be clinicians on hand, including

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  • Trap winner

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 5:52 am

    Trap Winner --

    Lincoln County’s Tony Lee Bradley of the Giles County 4-H Trap Team won at the Academics Integrity Marksmanship regional shooting tournament in Christiana, taking an individual and team award. Tony Lee, as well as the Giles County 4-H Trap Team, took numerous individual and team awards at the April 3 regional shooting tournament held at Big Springs Clay Target range in Christiana. Tony Lee won runner-up in the Sub-Junior Division,

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  • Lady Tiger softball adds ink to record books

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:56 pm

    Fayetteville High School’s Tamyia Haston is in the record book after ripping the first Lady Tiger softball grand slam in the program’s history last week in action at home against Middle Tennessee Christian. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Even though Fayetteville High School’s Lady Tiger Softball team took a loss to Eagleville, the program had a big week, picking up wins over Middle Tennessee Christian and Community. With those victories came new ink in the record books. Riley Flemming pitched the school’s first no/no, giving up no hits and no runs against MTCS. Tamyia Haston ripped the school’s first-ever grand slam against the Lady Cougars. Haston then followed

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  • Knights’ baseball

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm

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    (Above) Riverside Christian Academy’s Eli Wright went all 7 innings of the first game in a double header against Franklin Classical School. Wright threw 15 strikeouts in the first game. The Knights won both games, 2-1 and 15-2. (Below) Riverside’s Josh Hill makes a hit for the winning RBI in the last inning of the first game of the double header. ~ Photos by Evan Buck

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  • Tiger baseball drops three decisions

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm

    Fayetteville High School’s Sean Hall finished with three hits and a walk and scored 2 runs in action last week at home against Richland. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Fayetteville High School’s Tiger baseball took three losses in last week’s action. Thursday and Friday, FHS was swept in out-of-district action by Richland, 9-7 and 8-6. Tuesday, the Tigers went down on the road to Eagleville, 11-0. Currently, Fayetteville’s record is 5-6. Friday at home against the Raiders, the Tigers were first to score in the bottom of the first, but the Raiders added 1 in the second, 1 in

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  • Plunkett signs

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm

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    Fayetteville High School’s Caitlyn Plunkett signed last week to play golf for Martin Methodist College following graduation. Caitlyn goes into the record books as the first female athlete at FHS to receive an athletic scholarship. Pictured (front, from left) are Coach Judy Toon, Eddie Plunkett, Caitlyn, Catherine Plunkett, Evan Plunkett, (standing) FHS Athletic Director Frank Stevens, Martin Methodist Golf Coach Matt Rackley and FHS Principal Eric Jones. ~ Staff photo

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  • Lady Falcons win two, prep for Border Battle

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm

    Lincoln County High School’s Lauren Reese had a pair of hits in action last week on the road in Lady Falcon softball’s win over Franklin County. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcon softball team picked up two wins last week. Thursday, the ladies won on the road over Franklin County, 4-0. Wednesday, LCHS came from behind for an 8-5 win at Hazel Green. Tuesday, the ladies were scheduled to travel to Shelbyville, but that game was rained out. The ladies are 6-3 in District 8-AAA action and 14-10 overall. This week, the Lady Falcons travel to

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  • LCHS splits with Eagles, ‘Cats

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm

    Lincoln County High School’s Cody Cantrell bring a serve in Falcon tennis action at home last week against Shelbyville. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    The Lady Falcon tennis team split in action last week, winning over Tullahoma, 6-1, then going down at Shelbyville, 3-4. The Falcons also split, winning over the Eagles, 6-1, before dropping a tough match with Tullahoma, 3-4. The ladies’ record stands at 3-3; the boys are 2-4. Against Tullahoma in girls’ singles, Lauren Gower won 8-0; Ashley Atkinson won 8-2; Hayley McGee lost 6-8; Bella Beddingfield won 8-1; Jasmine Bello

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