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Auburn hires Chip Lindsey as Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks coach

Auburn has found a new offensive coordinator. Chip Lindsey has been hired by the Tigers to serve as their O.C. and quarterbacks coach. “I’m excited to welcome Chip Lindsey to the Auburn family,” Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn said. “I have the utmost confidence in his ability to lead our offense and his strength in developing quarterbacks makes him the…

Scholar Athlete: Calvary Christian shooting guard, Noelle Green

Noelle Green is known for being a shy person, until she hits the court. “They see me more as a girl who looks mean and aggressive but is really shy deep down on the inside,” she said. Green is a senior shooting guard for the Calvary Christian Knights. Since joining the varsity team, she’s become more of an outspoken person…

Opelika’s Mitch Myers signs baseball scholarship with Alabama

An Opelika baseball player is following his dream not just to play baseball, but to play at the college he grew up loving. Right-handed pitcher Mitch Myers signed his papers on Wednesday afternoon and is headed to the University of Alabama. Myers transferred from Valley High School before his junior year and helped lead the Bulldogs to the third round…

Columbus Cottonmouths involved in bus accident on way to Peoria

Preliminary reports say weather played a role in a crash that involved the Columbus Cottonmouths professional Hockey team as they were on their way to Peoria, Illinois. The rollover happened around 1:15pm near the I-74/I-155 interchange. According to police on scene, 2 people have life-threatening injuries, three have serious injuries and the others have minor to no injuries. According to…

Area players honored at Mr. Football awards luncheon, Webb brings home big honor

On Wednesday afternoon, several football players from all over the state were invited to the 2016 Mr. Football awards luncheon held in Montgomery, Alabama that honored players from each classification. Beauregard’s La’Damian Webb took home the biggest honor of the day after being named Mr. Football 2016, an award that recognizes the best player in any class in the state….