sports

Maroons gear up for fall season
The Blackwell High School football team started their summer workouts last week at the school. The Maroons under second year coach Graham Snelding got a week off after...
McCutchen receives national AD award
The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) recently announced the 28 winners of the Under Armour AD of the Year Award (ADOY). Freed-Hardeman...
Lady Maroons defeat rival Perry 3-0
The Blackwell High School softball team finished up the Perry High School tournament this past weekend, with the Lady Maroons finishing 3-2 in the tournament.The Lady...
Sr. Games scheduled for fall, signup now for 2014
The state Senior Olympics is changing seasons. After 33 years of holding the district games in the spring, the organization will switch to a fall season for the district...
Nature photographer shares tips for getting out of the grind and...
By a large margin, Americans hate their jobs, according to a recent Gallup poll, which found 70 percent of the work force is either completely disengaged from or thoroughly...
Boys Basketball wins first round game
The Blackwell Maroons boys basketball yeam won their first round game Thursday defeating Locust Grove 46-41 to advance to Friday's Semi-Finals in the Cleveland...
Williamson receives TWRA award
Henderson resident Robert Williamson (left) received the honor of being selected as the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency's Hunter Education Volunteer of the Year for...
"Great Bull Run" to tour country, but rights groups voicing objections
Concerns are being raised across the state and the nation as an event patterned after the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain, is being planned for 10 cities across the...
Vipers first in Madness and Showdown
Congratulations are extended to the age 9 and under West Tennessee Vipers baseball team for a great season. During this season, the Vipers placed first place in March...
Dual state competition set for Saturday
The Blackwell High School Maroons wrestling team starts their post-season trek tomorrow afternoon in the first round of the Oklahoma Dual State Championships at 12 p.m. at...
Maroons defeat Newkirk 38-12
This has been a long time coming--26 games in fact. The Blackwell High School football team earned their first victory since 2011 last Friday night against Newkirk thanks...
Darlings playing in title game
Chester County's Dixie Darlings, coach-pitch softball ages 7-8, opened tournament play last Friday with a 16-9 victory over Decatur County, and backed that up with another...
Maroons face Ponca City Wildcats at scrimmage
The Blackwell High School football team put the finishing touches on their preseason last Thursday (Aug. 28) with scrimmages against Ponca City and Putnam City West High...
DCLA Eagles defeat Timberlake Tigers 42-0
The Deer-Creek-Lamont Cardinals warmed up for their first place showdown this Thursday with the Coyle Bluejackets with a 42-0 shutout of Timberlake on the road. with the...
Blackwell athletes win NOC basketball camp awards
Kingsley Goff, Blackwell, was named Outstanding Defensive Player in Grades 6-7 League at the recent Northern Oklahoma College Girls Basketball Camp for Grades 4-7. Paige...