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Mark Edwards: Calhoun tourney student sections make games that much more fun

The most fun part about the Calhoun County tournament?

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Saturday 01/24/2015
Calhoun County tournament: Crown belongs to Anniston girls again
Updated: January 25, 2015 - 12:04 am

JACKSONVILLE -- Anniston thought it had the best team entering the Calhoun County tournament, but the Bulldogs had to prove it.

Alabama football: Kiffin confirms he will return in 2015
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 2:31 pm

The Lane Train isn't ready to depart from Tuscaloosa just yet.

Pearl blames bad defensive rotation for allowing Tide's Cooper to put home game winner
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:56 pm

TUSCALOOSA — What the latest installment of Iron Bowl of the hardwood lacked in beauty it made up for in intensity Saturday night.

Cooper's putback lifts Tide over Auburn in basketball Iron Bowl
Updated: January 25, 2015 - 12:02 am

TUSCALOOSA — After losing its last game to Arkansas on a tip-in, Alabama basketball did the same to Auburn on Saturday night.

Calhoun County tournament: Class 1A Sacred Heart makes county history
Updated: January 25, 2015 - 9:22 am

JACKSONVILLE — Sacred Heart is a school of 266 students, with 47 in grades 10-12, and nearly everybody associated with the school formed a splash of black and neon in Jacksonville State University’s Pete Mathews Coliseum on Saturday.

Calhoun County Basketball Tournament Finals
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:51 pm
Calhoun County tournament: Class 1A Sacred Heart reaches rare air as boys champ
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:50 pm

JSU men: Last-second attempt falls short for Gamecocks
Updated: January 25, 2015 - 12:04 am

JACKSONVILLE -- Jacksonville State head coach James Green and his Gamecocks spent Saturday with their backs to the wall against Morehead State, but the knockout punch didn't come until three seconds to play.

Calhoun County tournament: Anniston girls champions again
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:51 pm

JACKSONVILLE -- Anniston hasn't lost its grip on the girls Calhoun County Tournament.

Morehead State at JSU
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:59 pm
Outdoors: Your next deer season begins now
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 6:10 pm

There is less than one week of deer season remaining for our area of the state.

Brant Locklier's From The Bunker: Ott Knows Golf
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 5:56 pm

Ott Chandler is proud of starting the Calhoun County Golf Tournament seven years back. It has turned into something special over the years and is now headed up by Jeremy McGatha and Matt Rogers.

JSU athletes set GPA record, with football topping 3.0 for first time
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 5:42 pm


JSU women: Motivated Gamecocks dispatch Morehead State to end 2-game skid
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 5:21 pm

JACKSONVILLE -- If January seems a bit early to have a sense of urgency about the basketball season, just consider the results.

Auburn football: Alexander, Walker leaving the Tigers (UPDATED)
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 9:12 pm

AUBURN -- Two more Auburn players have decided to transfer.

Senior Bowl: Is Blake Sims an NFL quarterback? That's an interesting question for analysts
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 2:17 pm

MOBILE — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley sees some similarities between former Alabama quarterback Blake Sims and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, who has his team in the Super Bowl for the second straight year.

Wayne Hester: There's more to do for Deontay Wilder, Alabama's world heavyweight champion
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 7:01 am

I don't like to fight, but I like a good fight, especially when it's Deontay Wilder vs. Bermane Stiverne for the heavyweight championship of the world.

Friday 01/23/2015
Calhoun County tournament: Cardinals outlast Wildcats to make return trip to finals
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 12:03 am

JACKSONVILLE — For the first time in a while, the Sacred Heart Cardinals were forced to play a four-quarter basketball game, but they weren’t fazed, especially sophomore guard Kevion Nolan.

Calhoun County tournament: Anniston girls sail into finals — again
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 12:04 am

JACKSONVILLE — Anniston might as well be playing at home. The Bulldogs seem to feel as comfortable at Jacksonville State as they would in the cozy confines of their own gym.

Alabama gymnastics: Tide stays balanced on beam to knock off No. 1 Florida
Updated: January 23, 2015 - 10:08 pm

TUSCALOOSA — There would be no falls off the balance beam for No. 7 Alabama gymnastics against No. 1 Florida on Friday night.

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