Newsbank Archive
September 16, 2014
Sports
Bobcats best Rebels in county showdown
In a continuing middle school football rivalry, North Habersham Middle School hosted South Habersham Middle School for an early-season meeting between the two programs. The Bobcats came out on top ...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
HCHS softball falls to Alpharetta in region affair
Habersham Central High School failed to pick up a region win in Alpharetta Thursday, playing in heat that took the home plate umpire out of the game and leaving the teams to play with a single offi...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Raiders' quest to conquer the Gorge thwarted by penalties
A bevy of penalties weighed the Habersham Central High School Raiders down as they continued the search for victory in Tiger Friday night against Rabun County High School. High schools recruiting p...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Raider football set to kick off season in 'Battle of the Gorge' with Rabun Co.
“This is 2014 and anything that’s happened in the past doesn’t matter. Every year is a new year.” Those are the words of Habersham Central High School football Head Coach Michael Pollock. It’s the ...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Raider softball sheds 3-game skid, wins a pair
Habersham Central High School’s softball team was in the midst of a three-game losing streak and looking to find its offense as the Lady Raiders hosted White County High School on Monday and North ...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
TFS volleyball beats Lady Jaguars
The Tallulah Falls School Lady Indians volleyball team beat the Cedar Shoals High School Lady Jaguars at the end of a close three-game match Aug. 21 at Tallulah Falls School. The Lady Indians start...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
TFS hosts 'Relay Carnival'
Tallulah Falls School hosted the second annual TFS Cross Country Relay Carnival Aug. 21, with Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School and Commerce High School competing in the event which ended in true carnival...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Ward wins US youth soccer championship
Tallulah Falls School sophomore Harry Ward had a soccer-filled summer which ended in a national championship for his club team. Ward, a member of the TFS varsity soccer team, plays club soccer for ...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Men's, women's cross country finish top 10 at NEGA Cross Country Championships
Habersham Central High School’s cross country teams traveled to Athens Christian Academy Saturday to run in the NEGA Cross Country Championships event, with both the men’s and women’s teams finishi...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Patriots outlast Bobcats in heated encounter
Both teams battled humidity and the brunt of a summer heat wave with temperatures on the field reaching the mid-90s for the 5:30 p.m. start time as intra-county football showdowns started Thursday ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
TFS names Indians of the Week
Tallulah Falls School coaches have selected four Indian Athletes of the Week. Two middle school athletes were provided the honor in the first listing of the year. Isabella Foster, of Clarkesville, ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Taming the Wolverines
With the December 2013 reclassification announcement from the Georgia High School Association, Habersham Central High School was moved out of the “Gwinnett Region” and into Region 6-AAAAAA with For...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Softball falls late to Northview
The Habersham Central High School Lady Raiders played “a very solid game” against Northview High School in Duluth Thursday, Head Coach Stephanie Thomas said, but were unable to pull out a win. The ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Raiders split with Lumpkin, Gainesville
Senior Brandi Pitts proved to be a highlight in the two matches against Lumpkin County High School with one ace in nine serve attempts and seven digs for the Lady Raiders as Habersham Central High ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
JV Volleyball wins a pair in first matches
In the first matches of the season for Habersham Central High School’s junior varsity volleyball team, Head Coach Ethan Burke was excited to see his team respond to the level of play at the high sc...
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Softball falls to Johns Creek Lady Gladiators
In search of getting back in the win column, Habersham Central High School’s softball team hosted Johns Creek High School Tuesday after losing its first game of the season less than a week before. ...
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Volleyball defeats Athens Christian, Hart County
Habersham Central High School volleyball has been on a winning pace since winning just one of four matches at the ‘Battle at the Branch’ tournament Aug. 9, with a pair of wins over Athens Christian...
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
JV softball falls to Lady Longhorns
Habersham Central High School’s junior varsity softball team fell to Lambert High School last week, with the Lady Raiders in search of their first win on the season after falling to White County Hi...
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
TCS Titans kick off second football season
The Trinity Classical School Titans of Clarkesville will kick off their second football season Friday when they travel to Jeffersonville to face Twiggs Academy. “We’re proud of our young men,” said...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
PC volleyball expected to finish second in USA South
After a record-setting 28-win season, the Piedmont College volleyball program has been voted to finish second in the USA South Conference in both the South Division and the overall league. The poll...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Raiders suffer first loss of season
Habersham Central High School’s softball program was a perfect 4-0 on the season until Aug. 14, when the team traveled to Suwanee for a matchup with region opponent Lambert High School. The Lady Lo...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Raiders, Indians revisit rivalry for preseason scrimmage
Habersham Central High School and Stephens County High School scrimmaged against each other Friday night, and even though the Indians won 35-28, Coach Michael Pollock remained positive about his te...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
McCoy leads stroke play, falls in match play at AAC
BY ZACK MYERS Former Habersham Central High School graduate Lee McCoy finished the stroke-play portion of the U.S. Amateur Championship Tuesday with an 8-under 135 to tie Taylor Moore for the lead ...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pollock, NGYFA coaches talk football, collaboration
Wednesday after a three-hour practice with his varsity team, Habersham Central High School football Head Coach Michael Pollock sat down for over two–and–a–half hours with Habersham coaches of the N...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Junior varsity softball opens season with loss to White County
The junior varsity Lady Raiders softball team traveled to Cleveland Monday with the varsity to face White County High School. The home team defeated HCHS 4-3 in four innings of play. WCHS opened up...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Raiders off to unbeaten start
Coming off an opening weekend of 2-0 at the Lanier Point Invitational in Gainesville, Habersham Central High School’s Lady Raider softball team traveled to White County Monday and hosted Centennial...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Softball begins 2014 with pair of victories
With the beginning of the new school year on Friday, the Habersham Central High School softball team kicked off a new season in dramatic fashion Saturday morning at the Lanier Point Invitational in...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Volleyball falls to hosts in Battle at the Branch
Habersham Central High School kicked off its 2014 sports seasons over the weekend, marking the first games of the new year for the volleyball team. The first tournament, the Battle at the Branch, t...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pulido speeds toward winner's circle after accident
Many people, after major accidents, are left to question what will never be. After recovering in Atlanta’s Shepherd Center, it took one question for Jose Pulido to take his life on a different trac...
Aug 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Grounding the Eagles: South Forsyth High School
Habersham Central High School was sorted into a new region in December 2012 when the Georgia High School Association made its reclassification announcement, outlining the regions for the 2014-16 se...
Aug 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Football Raiders go full gear in preparation for 2014, rise to first-day expectations
Aug. 1 marked the first day in the state for high school football teams to suit up in full pads after a five-day acclimation period of wearing a helmet and shorts. Habersham Central High School too...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Nicholson going the distance for Team USA in triathlon
Many people learn how to swim as kids. Many also learn how to ride a bike. Nearly everyone runs at some point in their life. For Wyatt Nicholson, the three activities have become a competitive onsl...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
The other Raiders: North Forsyth High School
Habersham Central High School is entering a new region in a few short weeks as the school year gets going and athletics start up again. The reclassification announcement from the Georgia High Schoo...
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Indians announce coaching changes for 2014-15 school year
Tallulah Falls School has announced staff changes in its athletic department for the coming school year. Lowell Hamilton will be joining TFS as an assistant athletic director responsible for athlet...
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Local football prep academy to hold fundraiser luncheon
The North Georgia Sports Academy football program will hold its Kick-off Luncheon at noon Aug. 29. The luncheon will be held in the fellowship hall at Level Grove Baptist Church with former Univers...
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Thrams, Jenkins named to NABC Honors Court
Two Piedmont College basketball players, Aaron Thrams and Jessie Jenkins, have been recognized for their efforts in the classroom during the 2013-14 academic year by the National Association of Bas...
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Fighting them off: Northview High School
Habersham Central High School will be entering a new region in a few short weeks come the start of a new school year. The move in regions comes after a reclassification committee for the Georgia Hi...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Soque River Spurs hosting annual banquet
The Soque River Spurs, a local chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, will hold its second annual Hunting Heritage Banquet at the Cornelia Community House in Cornelia at 6 p.m. Aug. 21. Th...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Raiders tackle first day with excitement
Friday kicked off the first official day of practice around the state, according to the schedule and ruling of the Georgia High School Association. Despite calling it the first day of practice, coa...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Rapids Swim Team cracks Top 10 at GRPA state meet
The Habersham Rapids Swim Team competed in the 2014 Georgia Recreation and Park Association State Swim Meet July 18-19 in Tifton, coming away from the event with ninth place. The team finished with...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Local Offers
Sign Up to receive Local Deals
Sign Up to receive Breaking News
Featured businesses