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FEARLESS PREDICTIONS: Predicting the quarterfinal playoff games
Athens and Tanner hit the road Friday for quarterfinal playoff games. Find out who the News Courier picked to win in this week's Fearless Predictions ...
Ala officials wooing Boeing aircraft plant
State and local leaders are working to lure a Boeing Co. aircraft assembly plant to the Huntsville area.
Athens’ Schrimsher honored for big 2nd half
Athens safety Paxton Schrimsher was honored by the ASWA for his performance in Athens’ second round win over Pleasant Grove Friday.
The junior had two second half interceptions, returning one for 65 yards for a score.
Athens, Tanner join parade to quarters
Athens (9-3), the No. 4 qualifier from Class 5A, Region 8, shut out Pleasant Grove (10-2) 24-0 to set up a rematch at Region 8 winner Muscle Shoals (11-1). Class 2A defending champ Tanner (10-1) defeated North Sand Mountain 27-17 and will be on the road Friday at Montgomery Academy (11-1).
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No. 1 Tanner surges past North Sand Mountain, 27-17
Tanner (10-1), the defending 2A champion, will be traveling about 3 hours south to play at unranked Montgomery Academy (11-1) next Friday.
Athens blanks Spartans, advances to 3rd round
It was never in doubt.
The Golden Eagles defense never gave Pleasant Grove a chance to breathe in a 24-0 shutout Friday at Athens Stadium to advance to the third round of the state playoffs.
Rattlers ready for 2nd round
For some high school football teams, making it to the second round of the playoffs is an opportunity that may come around every decade. Take Tanner’s opponent tonight, North Sand Mountain.
Athens prepares to host first postseason game since 2006
The Athens celebration after upsetting No. 6 Center Point is over.
Lindsay Lane/Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road intersection closed
Athens Street Department Manager Dolph Bradford said the intersection at Lindsay Lane/Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road is closed but may open by 2 p.m. today.
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