Registration form for Haleyville 9-1-1 Festival Cornhole Tournament

The winners of the Haleyville 9-1-1 Festival Cornhole Tournament will be awarded $1,000. There is a 64-team limit so make sure to pre-register. Registration will be held Saturday, June 2, from 8 a.m. until 8:30 a.m., in the front parking lot of City Hall. The tournament will begin at 9 a.m. It is an Alabama Cornhole Association sanctioned event.

9-1-1 Festival Cornhole Tournament prize $1,000

Pictured above are the designer and builder of these beautiful cornhole boards that will be given away during the Haleyville 9-1-1 Cornhole Tournament. Alicia Ward, of iShine Design, designed the wrap for the boards and Ronnie Harris, of Haleyville, constructed them from premium wood, which resulted in a quality product.

HALEYVILLE  - You can have fun competing in the Haleyville 9-1-1 Festival cornhole tournament and maybe win $1,000!

WCSHoF inductees announced; Humphrey speaker

Bobby Humphrey

HALEYVILLE - The Winston County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet for 2018 will be held Saturday, July 21, at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $20 per person, which includes a steak dinner. Tickets are on sale at Traders & Farmer Bank or at the door.
Inductees have been announced for the event. They include:
Addison - Dusty Hayes; Abe Rooks; Kim Rooks; David Powell (Special);
Haleyville - Jeff Rasbury; Jeff Burdge;  Duffy Cordray; Kelly Rushing (Special);
Lynn - Anna Cagle; Brandon Kelley; Greg Griffith; Dreama Haley (Special);

HHS Lions in spring football practice

Coach Andy Lambert takes a ride behind the strong push of Haleyville High School football players in spring practice.

Haleyville High School spring football practice ended last week. There were more than 70 young men who came out to be a part of it. Head coach and athletic director Todd McNutt said 75 signed up, with an average of 70 players per day showing up. The following 2018 football schedule has been announced:

8/24 @ Winfield
8/31 Central
9/7 Oak Grove*
9/14 @Northside*
9/21 OPEN
9/28 Russellville
10/5 @ Curry*
10/12 @Good Hope*
10/19 Fayette*
10/26 Cordova*
11/2 @ Hamilton
•Region Games

Addison’s loss to Sweet Water ends season

Addison shortstop Destiny Walker, right, and centerfielder Cecilee Gaither try for the out on a steal at second base by a Sweet Water player.

MONTGOMERY - Addison Lady Bulldog head coach Lana Hines was just days away from having her second daughter, when she and her team traveled to Montgomery Wednesday, May 16, for the state softball playoffs They defeated Waterloo and lost to Sumiton Christian, who was in the championship game against Brantley, and Sweet Water.

AHS v. Waterloo

Haleyville golfing Lions finish fourth in state

Rob Richards birdies at #1.

MUSCLE SHOALS - To finish the year in the top four in the state is something to be very proud of and that is exactly what the Haleyville High School golf team did.
The five-member team, which included Baylor Arnold, Jonathan Cagle, Jack Lawson, J.B. Miller and Rob Richards, with their coach Dusty Ball, traveled to the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Muscle Shoals Monday, May 14, and Tuesday, May 15, for state competition.

HHS wins Area 11 softball title

The Haleyville Lady Lions are the 4A Area 11 softball champions. Pictured are the team and coaches following a long day of softball May 1, at HHS. The Lady Lions have an 18-13 overall record.

HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Lady Lions captured the 4A Area 11 championship on Tuesday, May 1.
Haleyville Lady Lions  weathered a scare by Fayette County in the 9 a.m. game,  in the third inning where Haley-ville coughed up three runs, but Haleyville still won 7-4 on Tuesday. Fayette County's big inning was driven by a single by Brandy Johnson and a fielder's choice by Harley Johnson.


Lollar named to North-South All-Star football team

J.T. Lollar, Haleyville High School

HALEYVILLE - Haleyville High School senior Jon Tate Lollar has been named to the prep footbll squad for the 59th North-South All-Star Game.
The North-South game will be played on Thursday, July 19, at Montgomery’s Cramton Bowl. Kick-off will be at 7 p.m. and will be live-streamed by the NFHS Network and broadcast by the AHSAA Radio Net-work.


LHS county baseball champs

From top left: Coach Kris Fischer, Caden Richard, Lance Harris, Chase Hokett, Cam Baldy, Chance Majors, Braden Cagle, Brandon Hill, Coach Max Sadler. From bottom left: Luke Tittle, Riley Humphres, Dalton Gilbert, Logan Kelly and Coach Todd Meeks.

ARLEY - The Lynn High School Bears captured their back-to-back county baseball championship during the Winston County Baseball Tournament held at Meek High School in Arley on Friday, April 13, going undefeated.
In 2017, the same scenario featured Lynn and Addison, going head-to-head for the title.


Meek runs through county softball tourney undefeated

Meek High School Lady Tigers, front row from left to right: Esther Dake, Brooke Cleghorn, Gabrielle Martinez, Sevanna Banks, Bailee Fincher. Back row: Coach Mike Ragsdale, Abby Phillips, Autumn Peek, Emma Fincher, Joni Rudd, Savannah Smith, Kari Brannon, Kalin Rivers, Lakoda Alden and Coach Brittney Williams.

ARLEY - The Meek Lady Tigers could not be beat in the Winston County softball tournament held at Meek High School, in Arley. They captured the championship title in two days of play on Monday, April 9, and Wednesday, April 11, undefeated. The double elimination games were originally scheduled for Friday, April 6, and Saturday, April 7, but had to be rescheduled due to inclement weather.


Lynn pounds Brilliant 18-3

Brandon Hill winds up for the hurl Tuesday, April 3, for the Lynn Bears.

LYNN - The umpire called the ball game in the fifth inning, with the Lynn Bears soundly defeating Brilliant 18-3 on Tuesday, April 3.

Brilliant put two of their three runs on in the first inning. The lead was short-lived, with Lynn getting six runners to homeplate in the bottom of the inning.



Valuable skills learned on SWAT volleyball travel team

Pictured left to right, are Zoya Yeilding, Anna Kate Price, Rachel Brown, Camille Lynn, Meghan Jones, Aynelise Vickery, Kinley Ward, Kaitlyn Burleson, Adyson Robertson, Anna Peoples, Emma Harper. Back Row is Lanice White, coach.

Lanice White coaches the 14/13 year old team. “I am so excited to be with this group of young ladies from across our region,” she said. “The girls on this represent Haleyville, Hamilton, and Hackleburg.

HHS track finishes 3rd at Russellville

Pictured are runners in the 4x800 relay, where Haleyville High School placed first at the track and field meet held at Russellville on Tuesday, March 13. Haleyville runner is Tristan Carter and the Winston County High School competitor is Ryker Morgan.

RUSSELLVILLE - The Haleyville High School track and field teams did well at the Russellville meet on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, bring home top slots. Both boys and girls teams placed third in a competitive group.

HHS golf Lions defeat Hamilton

Pictured is senior Rob Richards putting on the first hole in the contest against the Hamilton Aggies Tuesday, March 13. Shown in the background to the left is HHS golf team member Jonathan Cagle and to the right Aggie Blayne Armstrong. Richards shot a 37 on the day.
HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Lions golf team defeated Hamilton by a score of 164 to 225 on Tuesday, March 13. J.B. Miller was the medalist, with a round of 36. Haleyville golf coach is Dusty Ball.

Lowe signs with BSC to play softball

Anna Blake Lowe signed with Birmingham-Southern College to play softball this fall. The Haleyville High School senior is pictured with her parents, Jonathan and Allison Lowe at a recent reception held at the Haleyville First Baptist Church fellowship hall. Standing are her former coach Kelly Rushing, assistant coach Emily Taylor and head coach Whitney Webb.

HALEYVILLE - The hours can’t be counted or the number of miles traveled Anna Blake Lowe has committed to sports since she was a little girl.
AB, as she is known to her family and friends, signed with Birmingham-Southern College to further her softball career. She will graduate in May from Haleyville High School. 

Lady Lions Softball wins with walk off two run homer by Aaron

Ana Aaron was declared the winning pitcher Tuesday night after she hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Lady Lions a 9-7 victory..

The Lady Lions softball team took a 9-7 win over the Carbon Hill Lady Bulldogs Tuesday, March 6. Tied 7-7 in the bottom of the 7th with two outs, pitcher Ana Aaron stepped up to the plate and knocked a two run homer for the left field fence for the victory.

Tuesday night's scores

Here's a roundup of scores from games played within our area Tuesday, Feb. 20.  Scores found on and


Marion County 3, Hubbertville 1

Lynn 6, Vina 4

Hamilton, 6, Phil Campbell, 4


Addison 6, West Point 4


Muscle Shoals 3, Haleyville 0