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The Russellville 10 and under (10u) All-Star baseball team won the North Alabama All-Star Baseball League Championship last week, winning back-to-back games in Lexington on Thursday, June 13. The Rus...read more
When the Lady Wildcats hit the hardwood this winter they will be led by an experienced coach and a familiar face on the sideline. Jason Cooper was announced as the new head coach of the Tharptown High...read more
The Russellville High School varsity cheer squad received a number of individual and team honors at the cheer camp it recently attended, May 28th through June 1st. The camp, organized by the Universal...read more
2024 Franklin Free Press All-Franklin County Softball Team C - Caleigh Lawson, Fr., Belgreen C - Emma Blackburn, Red Bay INF - Macey Welborn, Sr., Phil Campbell INF - Brooklyn Butler, Soph., Russe...read more
One coach and seven players from Franklin County were honored by the Alabama Sports Writers Association on June 8th when the association released its 2024 All-State baseball teams. Red Bay had three s...read more
Confusion, followed by a slight panic, and then a little more confusion; disbelief, surprise, shock and then, finally, a lot of joy and happiness. Jacey Moore went through a range of emotions the morn...read more
Seven players on the Russellville High School varsity softball team were selected by the coaches to the All-Area 16 First and Second Teams in late May, while two others received Honorable Mention nods...read more
Multiple coaching jobs at Franklin County schools opened up last week after coaches at Belgreen and Tharptown resigned their positions. The resignations were announced at the Franklin County Board of ...read more
When the Alabama High School Athletic Association hosts its annual All-Star Week this summer, July 15-19, taking the field and representing the Russellville High School baseball program will be Neylan...read more
Shannon Benford is right where he wants to be. The Phil Campbell High School class of 1997 alumnus was announced as the new head coach of the Bobcats’ varsity boys basketball team last week and ...read more
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