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Scrappy Moore Male Athlete of the Year finalists are ultra-accomplished

Published Jun. 8 2016

The finalists for this year's Scrappy Moore Male Athlete of the Year already own plenty of hardware for their high...

Rhea's Sholl dramatically repeats decathlon title

Published May. 25 2016

Chase Sholl's flair for dramatic finishes seems to know no end.

Rhea County's Chase Sholl defends state decathlon title in Spring Fling

Published May. 24 2016

Chase Sholl's flair for dramatic finishes seems to know no end.

Chase Sholl frustrated, third so far in decathlon; Walker pentathlon runner-up

Published May. 24 2016

Despite struggling through a good part of the first day of competition Monday, Rhea County senior Chase Sholl is still...

Eagles, Lady Lions surprise region-final participants

Published May. 18 2016

Rhea County and Red Bank appeared early to be teams going nowhere but quick exits from their respective district baseball...

Wilkerson slam helps send Rhea County to 3-AAA baseball final

Published May. 17 2016

In one at-bat Monday during the Region 3-AAA baseball semifinal, Cameron Wilkerson epitomized what has transformed Rhea County into a...

Lady Owls shut out Rhea in 3-AAA semis

Published May. 17 2016

Ooltewah has leaned heavily on extra-base hits this high school softball season, but the Owls were limited to two in...

Lady Hurricanes rise to 15-0 in tennis after sweeping Rhea County

Published May. 4 2016

East Hamilton's tennis Lady Hurricanes swept Rhea County in six singles and three double matches Tuesday and now boast a...

Rhea County High School sprinter recalls her family's tornado nightmare

Published Apr. 27 2016

A month from now Hannah Matthew will join the rest of this year's Rhea County High School graduating class as...

Cookeville responds with winning outburst at Rhea

Published Apr. 19 2016

It was almost as though Rhea County's two-run fifth inning Monday against Cookeville did more harm by getting the Lady...

Ethridge, Sholl headline returning track talent

Published Mar. 15 2016

The Chattanooga area will have a deep pool of track and field talent again this spring, including arguably the top...

McCallie expects strong bid for state bowling title

Published Jan. 20 2016

After wonderful regular seasons, the Walker Valley High School bowlers won't be contending for team state championships this weekend at...


Rematches continue for survivors on the road to championship glory

Published Nov. 22 2015

Calhoun, Notre Dame, Marion County and Rhea County are looking at repeats this week as the Georgia and Tennessee high...

Davis extra-point block helps Rhea's Eagles clip Owls, 14-13

Published Nov. 21 2015

The outcome of a football game never hinges on one play, but it would be hard to pinpoint a bigger...

Tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 20 2015

All Tennessee kickoffs are at 7 local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EST.

Stephenson, Rhea make most of changes

Published Nov. 19 2015

A pounding on the road — almost seven hours and 450 miles from home — became a turning point for...

Rhea County runs past Farragut in 5A playoffs, 40-34

Published Nov. 14 2015

FARRAGUT, Tenn. — In the end, it was all too fitting that Mason Stephenson got the final carry.

Tonight's area prep football matchups

Published Nov. 13 2015

All kickoffs for Tennessee playoffs are at 7 p.m. local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EST.

Rhea County Eagles snare second shutout, 35-0

Published Nov. 6 2015

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. — Rhea County's offense rolled and the defense rocked, and the Eagles are moving on following a 35-0...

Several TSSAA playoff games rescheduled for tonight

Published Nov. 5 2015

With the threat of inclement weather increasing as the weekend draws nearer, nine high school football games throughout the Chattanooga...

Tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 5 2015

All kickoffs are at 7 p.m. local time.


Owensby facing mentor Fitzgerlad with playoff spot at stake

Published Oct. 30 2015

Jason Fitzgerald is smart enough to know he needs to get more than a few strokes when playing golf with...

Rhea County slams Soddy-Daisy, 45-7

Published Oct. 17 2015

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. -- If football could be considered an art form, Rhea County would have a masterpiece ready to adorn...