Prep Football Scores: Playoffs - Second Round

Friday, November 15, 2013
FINALS:
Marion County 28 Boyd-Buchanan 7
Notre Dame 24 Polk County 14
Cleveland 31 Rhea County 7
Silverdale 28 Hampton 21 (OT)
Hixson 15 Sequoyah 12
Knox Catholic 38 Signal Mountain 37
East Hamilton 26 Ooltewah 19 (OT)
Upperman 70 Tyner 49
MUS 23 McCallie 10
MBA 24 Baylor 3
South Pittsburg 40 Moore County 21

Five-Area Players Voted TSWA All-State In Baseball

Five Chattanooga-area players have been voted to the 2017 Tennessee Sports Writers Association all-state baseball teams. Making the team in Class AAA was Rhea County's Westin Ray. The Class AA all-state players were Chattanooga Christian's John Rhodes and Grundy's County's Blane Harris. Boyd-Buchanan's Cade Evans made the Class A team and McCallie's Corbin Brooksbank made ... (click for more)

Georgia Northwestern Bobcats Sign Howard Hoops Standout

The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats volleyball team and basketball team have picked up recruits from the Chattanooga area this season and the men’s basketball team recently decided to follow suit. Head coach David Stephenson crossed into the Volunteer State in late June to sign guard Justin Smith. Smith prepped at Howard High School, which has always been a hotbed for ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Drug Dealer Blakemore Facing 23 Years In Federal Prison In Heroin Death Case

Darius Jermaine "Tank" Blakemore, 28, has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute heroin resulting in death, distribution of heroin resulting in death, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute crack, and possession with intent to distribute heroin.    He entered the guilty plea during the second day of his trial ... (click for more)

Young Woman Suffers Serious Injuries In 30-Foot Fall At Quarry At Greenway Farms

A young woman was seriously injured on Wednesday night  when she fell approximately 30 feet from a bluff at the the Greenway Farms quarry in Hixson.   Some kayakers were paddling in the quarry shortly after  8 p.m. when they saw the woman fall to the ground below. They immediately went over to the victim and called 911. The Chattanooga Fire Department ... (click for more)

CPS Should Have A Manned 24/7 Presence In Every County

This week something became abundantly clear to me. The Department of Child Protective Services in the state of Tennessee, or at least in Hamilton County, are asleep at the wheel.   Early yesterday afternoon local news stations broke the news: "Animals Removed from Soddy Daisy Home."  What the news station either didn't know, or didn't report, was that the children of ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Schizophrenia Calls Again

On Tuesday morning of this week a six-foot-tall, 6,000-pound monument of the “Ten Commandments” was installed on the Capitol Grounds in Little Rock, Ark. It was privately financed and quite beautiful. Less than 24 hours later, a vehicle crashed into the monument, knocking it off its base (plinth) in the early-morning darkness yesterday. The Arkansas Capitol Police arrested a ... (click for more)