Callum Wishart Named To Division III Preseason All-American List

Monday, July 21, 2014

Four Sewanee football student-athletes have been named to the USA Football Network Preseason All-American list for the upcoming 2014 season.

300000190734863px; ">Two-time Southern Athletic Association offensive lineman senior Brandon Miller and junior kicker Callum Wishart (Ooltewah High School) were both named to the Division III Offensive Third-Team while senior defensive back De'Nard Ford and junior rover Alex Kops were named to the Division III Defensive Third-Team.

Sewanee will begin its 120th season of football at the University of the South with a 1:00 p.m. kickoff at long-time rival DePauw on Saturday, September 6.


Fire Destroys Commercial Building On Dodson Avenue

Chattanooga firefighters responded to a commercial fire shortly after 1 a.m. Monday.   Captain Wadie Suttles with Engine 4 said heavy smoke and flames were visible when the first of four fire companies arrived on the scene at 3019 Dodson Ave. As firefighters forced their way inside to began an interior attack, Captain Suttles called for a second alarm response to bring ... (click for more)

Bradley Detectives Investigating Death Of 18-Month-Old Child; Foul Play Not Suspected At This Time

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What We Owe Our Veterans

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Roy Exum: Memorial Day In Just Six Seconds

John Kelly, who is now our Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, was among the greatest of all generals in United States history as a leader in the Marine Corps. In 2010 he was speaking to the Marine Corps’ Semper Fi Society in St. Louis when – towards the end of his talk – he offered what I believe is the most brilliant explanation of what Memorial Day is that I have ... (click for more)