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No longer a dream: Howard plays on home baseball field [photos]

Published Mar. 16 2017

With less than an hour to go before the season's first pitch, the scene outside Howard's new high school baseball...

Howard graduate Brandon Walters could become MTSU star next season

Published Mar. 8 2017

As Brandon Walters was beginning his recruiting visit to Middle Tennessee State a couple of years ago, Reggie Upshaw stopped...

Howard boys, Brainerd girls win 6-AA third-place games

Published Feb. 21 2017

It was only fitting for third place in District 6-AA to come down to the final seconds between Howard and...


Legendary Howard coach Henry Bowles remembered fondly

Published Feb. 20 2017

Countless stories — decades of memories collected by thousands of people whose lives he touched — began being swapped early...

Free throws a key in Brainerd's 62-52 win over Howard

Published Feb. 19 2017

Free throws were key in the District 6-AA semifinal matchup Saturday at Hixson between the Brainerd Panthers and the Howard...

Wiedmer: Signing day at Howard a reason to smile

Published Feb. 2 2017

What happened at Howard for 12 of its senior football players on Wednesday should make us all smile with pride....

Tyner extends district lead with 59-40 win over Howard

Published Jan. 24 2017

The mighty grew stronger in District 6-AA.

Sequatchie County runs Howard out of 3A playoffs, 42-6

Published Nov. 5 2016

Sequatchie County did exactly what an undefeated No. 1 seed should do in the first round of the state playoffs...

Red Bank coordinator a mentor to two local coaches making playoff debut

Published Nov. 4 2016

Braswell and Mathis turned to Charles Weems for a daylong confab on the ins and outs of head coaching. Currently...

Tennessee prep football playoff previews: Week 1

Published Nov. 4 2016

(All kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time)

Unbeaten Sequatchie County heads Chattanooga area's 23-team TSSAA playoff contingent

Published Oct. 30 2016

For the first time in 20 years, Sequatchie County has a 10-win football season, and the Indians have done it...

Howard tops Signal Mountain to secure final playoff spot [photos]

Published Oct. 29 2016

The scenario couldn't have been simpler for Howard and Signal Mountain on Friday night. The winner earned the fourth and...

Area Prep Playoff Picture: Complex three-way tie possible in Region 6-AAAA

Published Oct. 28 2016

The playoff picture in northwest Georgia became a bit clearer in three of its regions following last Friday, but one...

Preview of tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Oct. 28 2016

Previews of all of tonight's local prep football games

Traneil Moore's late score wins for East Ridge Pioneers against Howard, 14-7 [photos]

Published Oct. 15 2016

Against a stout Hustlin' Tigers defense, led by senior linemen Udarius Strawter and Tadarius Covington, Moore fought for 96 yards...

Preview of tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Oct. 14 2016

Previewing each of tonight's prep football games

Hustlin' Tigers dominate Loudon despite turnovers, 46-7

Published Oct. 8 2016

In a sloppy game for both teams, Howard dominated Loudon for a 46-7 win despite four Hustlin' Tigers turnovers Friday...

Preview of each of tonight's prep football matchups

Published Oct. 7 2016


Tawon Billups-led Hustlin' Tigers hold off Chargers, 14-7

Published Oct. 1 2016

In a game in which everything was close — the distance between the schools, the two head coaches, the talent...

Hargis: Mark Mariakis wary of pal John Starr's Howard team

Published Sep. 30 2016

Like they have so often whenever there's a life event for either of them, John Starr called his good friend...

Previews of all of tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 30 2016



McKenzie Williams, Dontavious Smiley among stars as Howard rolls, 63-26

Published Sep. 24 2016

When the final buzzer sounded Friday night at Howard, the scoreboard showed a dominant 63-26 homecoming win over Smyrna's Lancaster...

Tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 23 2016

Overview of each of tonight's area prep football matchups