Prep Football Scores: Week Eight

Friday, October 18, 2013

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THURSDAY NIGHT FINAL
Whitwell 53 Sale Creek 8

FRIDAY NIGHT FINALS
Signal Mountain 67 CCS 13
Polk County 41 Sweetwater 13
Boyd-Buchanan 14 Copper Basin 7
McMinn Central 20 Loudon 17
Hixson 23 Red Bank 0
Silverdale 42 Grace 7
Midway 15 Meigs County 14
Cleveland 48 Walker Valley 14
McMinn County 28 Bradley Central 8
Tyner 48 Brainerd 12
Midway 14 Meigs County 14
South Pittsburg 76 Lookout Valley 0
Central 44 Howard 16
East Hamilton 38 Soddy-Daisy 7
Grundy County 56 Bledsoe County 26
Rhea County 41 Warren County 7
Notre Dame 34 Sequatchie County 0
Brentwood Academy 36 Baylor 10


Lady Flames Fall To West Alabama 78-71

  West Alabama used clutch free throws down the stretch to hold off the Lee Lady Flames and claim a 78-71 victory on Thursday evening from Walker Arena. Erin Walsh led the comeback attempt for the Lady Flames and finished with a game-high 28 points on 8 of 20 shooting from the field. The sophomore guard canned three treys and was a perfect 9 of 9 from the charity stripe. ... (click for more)

NFL Veteran Joe Ehrmann To Speak In Chattanooga

The National Center for Development of Boys in partnership with McCallie School will host renowned speaker and 10-year NFL veteran Joe Ehrmann to speak on the difficulties faced by today’s boys and how teachers, coaches and mentors can help their students and players make good decisions in what can be a confusing time of life. His presentation — titled “Masculinity 2.0: Confronting ... (click for more)

County School Board Considers "Best Practices Audit" On Compliance With Board Policies

The County School Board is considering carrying out a "Best Practices Audit" to determine if board policies are filtering down to the school level. Board member Greg Martin said members of the Superintendent's Student Leadership Council told him that only a fraction of students are familiar with board policies on bullying and other topics. Steve Highlander, another board member, ... (click for more)

Several Central City Schools Overcrowded, School Board Is Told

All the county school overcrowding is not out in the fast-growing East Brainerd and Ooltewah sections, school board members were told Thursday. Several central city schools are far above capacity. East Lake Elementary - with 655 students and a capacity of 493 students - is at 133 percent occupancy. Calvin Donaldson, Orchard Knob Elementary and East Side Elementary also are ... (click for more)

Innocent Until Proven Guilty, Even Athletes

From reading Randy Smith's column on the lawsuit against UT it is pretty evident that he never took a legal course in his life. I was under the impression that in this country one was innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. It appears this no longer applies to athletes(particularly black athletes) in the U.S. in 2016. I have always said that if I am picked for jury duty ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Warmth For Cold Days

I come across all sorts of warm things every day and as we burrow out of sub-freezing temperatures for a day or two, shaking off ice and snow, allow me to share a few things for a change that may take the bite out of the winter wind. This is what helps me. * * * Judy Bellenfant, who has been a soul mate ever since we shared jokes in high school classrooms, sends along this ... (click for more)