published Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Curt Jones steps down as Meigs County football coach

After one year on the job, Curt Jones has tendered his resignation as football coach at Meigs County High School.

“I turned in my resignation this morning,” Jones said. “Nobody is walking away angry. Things just weren’t aligned in the right way.”

Meigs principal Clint Baker confirmed the resignation.

“I got the letter this morning,” he said. “After talking with me about some issues we both felt we needed to move on.”

For more on this story see Wednesday’s edition of the Times Free Press.

Contact Ward Gossett at or 423-886-4765

about Ward Gossett...

Ward Gossett is an assistant sports editor and writer for the Times Free Press. Ward has a long history in Chattanooga journalism. He actually wrote a bylined story for the Chattanooga News-Free Press as a third-grader. He Began working part-time there in 1968 and was hired full time in 1970. Ward now covers high school athletics, primarily football, wrestling and baseball and University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling. Over a 40-year career, he has covered ...

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