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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Dont'a Hightower is making a quiet exit to a memorable career with the New England Patriots. The veteran linebacker, who did not play last season, announced his retirement … more
It’s been over a week since the terrifying injury to Damar Hamlin and it’s safe to say that single injury may have changed the NFL forever. During the first quarter last week, the Buffalo … more
It’s officially time to hit the panic button for the Tennessee Titans. On Christmas Eve, the Titans saw the Houston Texans snap a nine-game skid in Nashville and the Titans’ grip on … more
It’s tough when you’ve got a machine rolling and you take a hit to that image—especially when you weren’t considered to be a player in the first place. The Titans once again … more
The 2021-2022 NFL season was arguably one for the ages. At no point during the season was there ever a truly dominant team in either the AFC or NFC.As a result, fans were delighted to some of the … more
On a weekend of divisional football in the NFL playoffs, there were upsets and thrillers galore. But one of those losses might hurt a little more on second thought. All season long, the … more
It took a 28-25 Week 17 win, but in the end the Tennessee Titans were able to lock up the overall No. 1 seed in the AFC, which guarantees home field advantage throughout the playoffs. Credit the … more
Each year brings about local highlights that impact and shape a community’s history, and 2021 was no exception for Marshall County.Filled with highs including state championships and lows that … more
On Tuesday, the NFL had its annual judgement day in which teams had to cut to the 53-man mandate roster and among the roster purges was former NFL MVP Cam Newton as he was cut from the New England … more
From now until February, football will be played each week and the 2021 season looks to be one of the most exciting in recent history. Here are four bold predictions for the upcoming NFL season. 1. The Titans will face the Packers in the Super Bowl While all eyes in the NFC will be on reigning Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay to make a repeat run, as the core of the team returns in 2021, there perhaps is an even more intriguing team poised to make a run at the Lombardi Trophy in February—and that team is the Green Bay Packers.. ... more
The Lions Club Super Pull of the South made a welcomed comeback with a solid crowd on Friday night, followed by a packed house on Saturday at the Lions Club Motorsports Park in Chapel Hill. “The packed crows at Tomah (Wisconsin) a month ago gave us hope that the fans would be here,” longtime Lions Club member and photographer Bill Beasley said. “The crowd was super, possibly the best ever. We are very happy.” In 2019, the Saturday night session was cancelled due to a summer gulley washer and the entire 2020 event was cancelled because of the Covid 19 pandemic, so fans from all over the country were as revved up as the pullers in anticipation of this year’s Super Pull. more
When the 45th Annual Lions Club Super Pull of the South kicks off next Friday night at Chapel Hill there will be the untamed excitement for its return after last year’s cancellation due to the Covid-19 pandemic. “Our community has suffered financially not having a tractor pull last year due to Covid because all the things the Lions Club gives to including the non-profits, our community, associations, and all the other groups,” Lions Club president Ricky “Goose” Sweeney said. “It certainly took a toll.” There was also be some very empty holes in the hearts of the fans after the loss of two giants of the sport. more
Duck River Raceway Park Feature Results Saturday, May 1 Late Model 1. Randy Gifford 2. Jordan Judge 3. Scott Cook 4. Gwynn Newby 5. Marvin Cagle 6. Trea Miller 7. Logan Mize 8. Jimmy Nowlin Dwarf 1. Dylan Hall 2. Richard Bond 3. Kelly Nunley 4. Timmy Bond... more
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