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New football coach ready to bring pride back to the black and gold

By THOMAS P. WEAVER, HORIZON Editor CELINA-After suffering through several painful seasons, Clay County Bulldog football fans are desperately looking for something to be excited about this fall and new head coach Chad Barger may be just what the doctor ordered. “I’m here to bring pride back to the black and gold,” Barger said Monday […]

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Spring survey shows positive results after smallmouth kill; TWRA says larger, older fish “likely” affected most

By THOMAS P. WEAVER, HORIZON Editor DALE HOLLOW-Despite taking a hit during the fish kill of the summer of 2012, data from a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s (TWRA) recently released report showed the smallmouth bass population was still alive and well here on Dale Hollow Lake even though fishing results have been somewhat below anglers’ […]

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TWRA releases findings from extensive investigation into Dale Hollow smallmouth kill

By THOMAS P. WEAVER, HORIZON Editor DALE HOLLOW-Concerns about the health of the smallmouth bass population here on Dale Hollow Lake have been on the minds of anglers, marina operators, and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) since all three witnessed last summer’s fish kill targeting the sought-after species the lake is well known for […]

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Fishing Rodeo introduces outdoors to hundreds of local and area youth

CELINA-A total of 2,000 nine inch rainbow and brook trout , along with over a dozen large display fish weighing up to five pounds, were released here in the creek below the Dale Hollow National Fish Hatchery recently for the 16th Annual Kids’ Fishing Rodeo and over 200 children were on hand to enjoy the […]

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Watson Brown coaching clinic held at CCHS

CELINA-Tennessee Tech University (TTU) football coach Watson Brown and his Golden Eagle coaching staff hosted a coaches clinic here June 5 at Clay County High School (CCHS) beginning at 2 p.m. All CCHS, junior high, youth league, and sideline football coaches were encouraged to assemble here at Coach John Teeples Field Wednesday afternoon for the […]

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Local FBLA group gets close-up look at Titans

Submitted by ANDREW MEADOWS NASHVILLE-Members of the local Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter recently traveled here to LP Field to participate in the Titans’ Learning Lab and had the opportunity to learn about the business aspects of the Titans’ organization. The event started with an introductory address from Don MacLachlan (Executive Vice President […]

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Clay County golf team enjoys historic season

CHATTANOOGA-Thanks to a big finish here in the Region tournament last fall at The Bear Trace Harrison Bay golf course, Clay County High School golfer Savanna Strode became the first ever from CCHS to compete in the Tennessee State Golf Championships, and, along the way, helped her team make history by winning the District 8A-AA […]

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Dawgs’ run ends in Region semis

By THOMAS P. WEAVER, HORIZON Editor WATERTOWN-The Clay County Bulldogs’ hopes of making a run to the State Tournament were dashed here last Thursday night as Clarkrange ended the team’s season in the Region 4A semi-finals by a score of 36-32. Despite beating them twice in the regular season, poor shooting did the Dawgs in […]

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Dawgs’ road to the State goes through Clarkrange

By THOMAS P. WEAVER, HORIZON Editor WATERTOWN • February 27, 2013 It’s been a pretty smooth ride so far, but the Clay County Bulldogs’ road to the State Tournament was set to get a little bumpy here Tuesday night as the team was scheduled to face off with Clarkrange in the Region 4A semi-finals in […]

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Cherry shoots his way into the National Sporting Clays HOF

By TOMMY DENTON, Special to HORIZON SAN ANTONIO, TX-Clay County’s Wendell Cherry was inducted into the National Sporting Clays Association Hall of Fame here receiving the Gold Medallion, sporting clays highest honor on October 25, 2012. Cherry, a 1982 graduate of Celina High School, the son of Don and Anita Cherry of Moss, still resides […]

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Updated 7-A tournament bracket results

District 7-A Tournament Bracket with the latest results. (Feb. 20, Final results)

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District 7A Basketball Digest 2013

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7-A preview section inside this week’s Horizon print edition

LIVINGSTON, Feb. 13, 2013-The HORIZON’s annual District 7-A tournament Basketball Digest, a preview of the annual district tournament, is found inside this week’s newspaper, and is also being distributed at the tournament site here. The preview contains rosters, team photos, tournament brackets, and the recently announced District 7-A all-star teams, as well as a cover […]

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