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Titans' Ford recognized

Gadsden City High’s Gabe Ford was nominated for both the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Offensive Player of the Week and the Alabama High School Athletic Association Prep Spotlight awards for the week of Nov. 14. The senior halfback finished with 215 yards of total offense and three touchdowns in the Titans’ 45-28 victory over Oak Mountain in the second

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Glencoe High’s Ty Minshew (right) pancakes a Lauderdale County defender during the Yellow Jackets’ 17-10 victory in the second round of the Class 3A state football playoffs last Friday (Nov. 14) at GHS. Glencoe High’s Ty Minshew (right) pancakes a Lauderdale County defender during the Yellow Jackets’ 17-10 victory in the second round of the Class 3A state football playoffs last Friday (Nov. 14) at GHS.

Glencoe strong down the stretch in 17-10 win over LCHS

By Chris McCarthy/Editor

Chalk up Glencoe High’s latest victory to mental toughness.

Trailing Lauderdale County by double digits late in the third quarter on Friday, the host Yellow Jackets scored the game’s final 14 points en route to a 17-10 win in the second round of the Class 3A state playoffs.

Glencoe (12-0) travels to Leighton

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Titans level Oak Mountain, will face Hoover in semifinals

By Adam Crocker/Sports Correspondent

Gadsden City turned back Oak Mountain with a 45-28 victory in the second round of the Class 7A state playoffs on Friday at GCHS.

The Titans (10-2) will travel to top-ranked Hoover next week. 

Gabe Ford ran for two touchdowns and caught another and Ahmad DeRamus passed for three scores for Gadsden

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Panthers fall to Decatur in second round

By Justin Graves/Decatur Daily

Shaunn Deloney’s scoop-and-score sparked a Decatur flurry as the Red Raiders rallied past Southside, 19-7, on Friday in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs.

Decatur (9-3) advances to host top-ranked Clay-Chalkville next week in the Class 6A quarterfinals. Southside finished the season at 9-3.

On a cold and blustery night, with

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Ranburne shuts out Bulldogs

Ranburne defeated Gaston, 20-0, in the second round of the Class 2A state playoffs on Friday at RHS. The Bulldogs finished the season at 8-4

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