Thompson at Spain Park

Frank Couch

The Jags were defeated by Thompson on Oct. 13, losing 40-17. more

Oct 14, 2017 4:10 AM Sports

Spain Park Football

Photo by Ted Melton

The Spain Park High School football team scored a hard-fought 31-19 victory over Gadsden City to kick off its 2017 season. more

Aug 26, 2017 5:12 AM Sports

Chelsea vs Bessemer City AHSAA Playoff 2016

Sarah Finnegan

Zalon Reynolds fought through pain of leg injury to rush for 227 yards but it wasn't enough to extend the Hornets season at least one more week. more

Nov 5, 2016 4:39 AM Sports

Chelsea Football

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Zalon Reynolds, Matthew Marquet and the Hornets' defense all shine in a victory that clinches the No. 2 playoff spot from Class 6A, Region 3. more

Oct 22, 2016 4:22 AM Sports

Chelsea Football

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Chilton County scored three times on their first four plays but Zalon Reynolds led the Hornets to the dominating win. more

Oct 15, 2016 5:14 AM Sports

Spain Park Football

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix

Quarterback Hunter Howell triggered a 300-yard passing effort by the Jags, and Spain Park's defense pitched in with a strong effort. more

Oct 1, 2016 3:40 AM Sports

Spain Park Football

Photo by Ted Melton

The Jaguars have success in the running game and passing game during victory over visiting Muscle Shoals. more

Aug 27, 2016 3:48 AM Sports

Chelsea-Oak Mountain Football

Photo by Todd Lester

Zalon Reynolds and Matthew Marquet helped Chelsea overcome a slow start in season-opening win. more

Aug 20, 2016 4:02 AM Sports

Jack Jasinski

Photo courtesy of Ohio State University Athletics

As local interest in lacrosse grows, supporters lay the foundation for its success in the area. more

Apr 26, 2016 9:54 PM Sports

sampsell triplets

Photo courtesy of Mercedes Sampsell

Hockey is one of many competitive arenas for the Sampsell triplets. more

Feb 22, 2016 6:53 PM Sports

Oak Mountain Wrestling

Frank Couch

Oak Mountain wrestling coach Steve Burrough confronts challenging battles both on and off the mat. more

Feb 1, 2016 4:02 PM Sports

Spain Park Lacrosse

Photo courtesy of UAH Men’s Lacrosse.

For the next few months, winning lacrosse games is the priority for a trio of local products playing for the University of Alabama at Huntsville. Along the way, they also get a chance to be part of a special team. more

Jan 25, 2016 8:04 PM Sports

Hoover Christmas tree lighting

Photo by Katie Turpen

The event includes an elementary school choir, a high school band, a visit and photos with Santa, hot chocolate and cider --- and a little snow. more

Nov 25, 2015 8:55 PM News


Photo courtesy of University of Georgia Athletics.

As a senior linebacker at the University of Georgia, the 6-foot-2, 233-pound senior has football games to prepare for during the week. He’s also working his way toward a degree in business management and preparing for a wedding ceremony. more

Oct 26, 2015 7:13 PM Sports

Wade Streeter

Photo by Ted Melton.

Dodging, darting and running away is what Spain Park High School running back Wade Streeter attempts to do while on the field. Doing the same thing, at least when facing his past mistakes, is not part of his off-the-field plan. more

Sep 24, 2015 3:55 PM Sports

Dunnavant Square

Photo by Erica Techo.

Safety for neighborhood children is at the forefront of a group of Dunnavant Square homeowners’ request to amend a proposed plan for a gas station, attached convenience store and grocery store located on Shelby County Road 41. more

Aug 28, 2015 6:06 PM News


Erica Techo

The site plan for a grocery store and gas station at Dunnavant Square will be discussed at Monday's Shelby County Planning Commission meeting. more

Jul 31, 2015 7:32 PM News

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