Marion County High School is setting aside its county rivalry for a day to support South Pittsburg.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The handshake was one of mutual respect. Marion County's Blake Zeman congratulated cross-county rival Jajuan Lankford after the South Pittsburg senior was named the TSSAA Class A Mr. Football back of the year, and in turn Lankford reminded Zeman he also had come up short the first time he was a finalist for the award.
HARTSVILLE, Tenn. — Kenyan Harper has played a major role in Trousdale County's success this football season.
Key players: South Pittsburg's run-first offense is led by a pair of 1,000-yard rushers. Senior RB Jajuan Lankford, a Mr. Football finalist in two of the last three seasons, averages nearly 12 yards per carry, while classmate Kahlil Mitchell is a hammer at both FB in the wing-T as well as on defense from his LB spot.
JASPER, Tenn. — The courthouse square and most of the business hub are located in the center of this map-dot town.
JASPER, Tenn. -- The Marion County football program was dealt another blow Wednesday morning when head coach Mac McCurry resigned amid a swarm of controversy involving the veteran coach and several of his assistants.
JASPER, Tenn. -- What started as a ploy to motivate players and humiliate a rival team before a high school football game led to a series of alleged criminal acts and state athletics violations by the Marion County High School football program.
Slade Dale may be headed to the University of Georgia on a baseball scholarship but that doesn't mean he's quite ready to turn his back on football.
The third round of the TSSAA football playoffs will be a week of firsts for the Chattanooga area's surviving teams.
On paper, it was the worst loss of Tyner basketball coach Gerald Harris's six-year coaching career. In the moments after that game, he said his team simply was outplayed, but his Rams knew exactly what happened, and heading into this season they feel they know what it's going to take to ensure that won't happen again.
The star: Blake Zeman ran 28 times for 173 yards and three touchdowns.
Three Chattanooga-area players have been named finalists for their respective classifications' Tennessee Titans Mr. Football awards.
All Tennessee kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time
JASPER, Tenn. — Less than two weeks after the football field house at Marion County High School was vandalized, a joint investigation by Jasper police and the Marion County Sheriff's Office led to a surprising arrest Wednesday morning.
Isaiah Robinson has consistently had good games throughout the season, amassing more than 1,300 yards through the regular season.