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SH Lands Lopsided Win Over Clarksburg Rockets

Article by Blake Franklin- With the high school basketball season having two weeks of play already completed in the 2022-23 season, the Scotts Hill High School Lions basketball team has already started the year off on a successful note. The Lions have a win over Carroll Academy and a loss to McNairy Central before hosting…

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McClaine Concludes Stellar High School Career

Article by Blake Franklin- Isiah McClaine, a senior standout athlete for the Lexington High School Big Red Tigers football program, recently concluded his high school football career when the Tigers football program ended its season with a loss in the TSSAA state football playoffs to Pearl-Cohn on November 18, 2022. McClaine, 5’9, 190 pounds, made…

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Lady Lions Basketball Smother Clarksburg

Article by Blake Franklin- With two games already completed, the Scotts Hill High School Lady Lions basketball team was back in action last Friday evening, December 2, 2022. The Lady Lions welcomed Clarksburg High School to Reagan, Tennessee with their sights set on another win on the season. This game would go in the Lady…

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SH Lions Win Three Games in a Row

Article by Blake Franklin- After winning their last two contests, the Scotts Hill Lions basketball team was looking to make it three in a row. The Lions made their way to Clifton, Tennessee to take on Frank Hughes High School on Monday, December 5, 2022. Scotts Hill took an early lead in the game and…

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Lady Lions Basketball Win Consecutive Games

Article by Blake Franklin- Coming off a victory over the Lady Rockets of Clarksburg High School, the Scotts Hill Lady Lions basketball team set their sights on Frank Hughes, out of Clifton, Tennessee. The Lady Lions hit the road to Clifton on Monday evening, December 5, 2022. Looking for their third win in a row,…

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Gaylord Perry’s Recent Passing Brought Memories Of Local Connection

Article by Steve Corlew- Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Gaylord Perry, who passed away at the age of 84, December 1st, had a local connection. A Henderson Countian once caught for him in the big leagues. Perry also visited Lexington, attending a baseball card show sponsored by the Lexington Baseball Boosters Club. The late…

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Outdoor Truths

I’m not a very good deer hunter. Oh, I’ve harvested several animals over the years, and I have had my share of good days, but I’m really not very good. I scout. I plant fields. I put out cameras. I read, plan, and practice with all my weapons. I have done these things for years.…

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Lady Lions Take Down Haywood County

Article by Blake Franklin- In getting the 2022-23 high school basketball season started, the Scotts Hill Lady Lions were able to add a game to the season that wasn’t previously printed on the official schedule. The Lady Lions hit the road on November 19, 2022, as the team made their way to Haywood County. There…

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LHS Tigers Basketball Blown Out by Camden

Article by Blake Franklin- The Lexington High School Tigers basketball team hit the road for their first true test away from their home court last Tuesday, November 22, 2022. Lexington made their way into Benton County, Tennessee, as the team played Camden High School in the contest. Lexington had been playing well heading into the…

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Scotts Hill Lions Open Season with Loss

Article by Blake Franklin- The basketball season is now in full swing for Scotts Hill High School and the Lions hosted the McNairy Central Bobcats on their home court last Tuesday, November 22, 2022. Scotts Hill looked to start the season in the win column by taking down McNairy County on the night, but the…

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