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


UTC Leads Central Michigan, 16-7 at Half

Highlighted by two touchdown passes by Jacob Huesman, Chattanooga leads host Central Michigan, 16-7 at halftime. First Score: UTC put points on the scoreboard first on a career long 47 yard field goal by Henrique Rubeiro for a 3-0 lead at 10:21 of the first quarter. The Mocs pushed the lead to 16-0 on a pair of Huesman to Tommy Hudson scoring tosses before the ... (click for more)

Thursday Night College Football - SoCon Coaches' Philosophy

For some college football coaches, an opening season Thursday night game is a good way to get the students out on a week night, for others it disrupts the usual game week routine. Fewer games on the national docket (compared to a Saturday schedule) and an upset win can bring good national coverage. During Tuesday’s Conference Call, a few of the coaches ... (click for more)

School Board Unanimously Makes Cuts To Teacher Insurance; Spouses Can Only Stay On If They Have No Other Insurance

The Hamilton County School Board on Thursday night voted to Increase the premium for spouses by $100 - a move officials said would save the schools from $2,040,000 to $3,040,000. Spouses will not continue to be covered if they have insurance available to them on their jobs. School officials said the 1,700 spouses on county school insurance last year had $10 million in claims. ... (click for more)

City Audit Hits Travel Abuses By Top Chattanooga Library Personnel; Report Forwarded To State On Possible Fraud

A report by Internal City Auditor Stan Sewell found travel abuses by top personnel of the Chattanooga Library. The auditor said he found possible instances of fraud and forwarded information to state officials in regard to "reported potential fraudulent activity" by Margaret Backus, Systems Administrator and Nathaniel Hill, Assistant Library Director. The report says, ... (click for more)

Thanks For Making The Southern Brewers Festival A Success

Now that the dust has settled I'd like to thank Chattanooga for supporting the Southern Brewers Festival and making it yet another very successful event.    For those who do not know - the SBF benefits the Chattanooga chapter of Kids on the Block and the Chattanooga Community Kitchen.  As a partner helping the SBF with volunteers, sponsorships and the overall production ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Al Sharpton’s Wise Remarks

I’ll admit I paid little more than scant attention to the Monday funeral of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old who was shot and killed by police bullets in Ferguson, Mo., after he allegedly was involved in strong-armed robbery. There are too many tawdry details and, in my way of thinking, there is nothing under God’s sun, absolutely nothing, that gives others the right to riot, burn ... (click for more)