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White realizes ‘dream’ with top basketball honor

Verbena’s JaNiya White had a magical senior season on the basketball court and capped it off by being named The Clanton Advertiser’s 2019 Girls Basketball ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

CCHS, JHS win in semis

The Chilton County Tigers and Thorsby Rebels played the most memorable game of the 2019 Chilton County Tournament. The teams squared off in the semifinals ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

County softball tournament set for weekend

Verbena High School will host the 2019 Chilton County Softball Tournament scheduled for March 15 and 16. Pool play will take place on March 15, ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Panthers sweep softball opening weekend

Jemison softball kicked off the 2019 season with back-to-back victories over Mountain Brook and John Carroll during a round robin tournament on Feb. 23. The ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

CCA returns to state tournament

The state tournament has become a familiar place in recent years for the Chilton Christian Patriots basketball program. The school’s boys and girls teams advanced ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

THS boys head to sub-regionals

The Thorsby Rebels were the lone boys team in the county school to make the AHSAA sub-regionals after finishing runner-up in Area 8-2A. Thorsby defeated ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

THS’ Jackson signs with Huntingdon

Tyler Jackson is the definition of a student-athlete, as he continues to excel in both academic and athletic disciplines. Jackson was recently recognized as a ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

THS grabs a pair of area wins

Thorsby basketball took a big step toward a possible area title with victories from both the boys and girls squads against Reeltown on Jan. 14. ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Rebels defeat Central-Coosa, sit atop area

The Thorsby girls basketball team picked up its eighth win of the season with a resounding 50-31 victory over Central-Coosa on Jan. 10. The Rebels ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

THS falls to Central-Coosa in epic rematch

The Thorsby Rebels were put to the test and performed well despite a 55-52 loss in a memorable game against Central-Coosa on Jan. 10. It ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Parker named state motocross champion in first year

The sport of motocross seems to be a natural fit for Caleb Parker of Thorsby. The 14 year old recently completed his first year competing ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Top 10 sports stories from 2018

No. 1 Watson signs with Mississippi State   Maplesville’s Nathaniel Watson was the highlight of 2018 national signing day in Chilton County, as he officially ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Alstott named volleyball player of the year

Elizabeth Alstott is the latest Isabella Mustang to be named The Clanton Advertiser’s Volleyball Player of the Year. Alstott received the honor in 2018 following ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Fortner adds player of the year to record-setting season

Christian Fortner was named The Clanton Advertiser 2018 Offensive Player of the Year after being the triggerman behind Thorsby’s record-setting season on offense. He was ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

Schmidthorst tackles his way to defensive honor

Two words best sum up Triston Schmidthorst’s senior season; tackling machine. Those words are the most fitting, since Schmidthorst led the county in tackles by ... Read more

2 years ago by Anthony Richards.

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