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TCMS outlasts Marianna 34-30

TCMS outlasts Marianna 34-30

In what could only be described as a shoot-out, the Taylor County Middle School Bulldogs defeated the Marianna Bulldogs 34-30 last Thursday night, Aug. 29, in a high-scoring, explosive showing…

Flooding sparks boating restrictions on Suwannee

When Suwannee River floodwaters at Wilcox rose above 9 feet Sunday, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) activated boating restrictions on Zone 4. This section is from the…

‘Dogs start hot but fall to Bears 22-7

‘Dogs start hot but fall to Bears 22-7

By AARON PORTWOOD Senior cornerback/kick returner Jermaine Watkins put Taylor County on top of Dixie County 7-0 with a 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown just 11 seconds into the…

Blount makes Patriots’ final roster, could return kickoffs

Former Taylor County High great LeGarrette Blount made the final 53-man roster Saturday for the New England Patriots and could possibly return kickoffs for the NFL team this season. The…

Jayvee Bulldogs open season with 42-27 win

The Taylor County junior varsity football team defeated Williston 42-27 Thursday night in Perry’s Dorsett Stadium to open its 2013 football season. According to Coach Nick Ward, Terry Edmonds scored…

Fall PSA sign-up begins Sept. 9

Registration for the Perry Soccer Association’s fall leagues opens Sept. 9 and will continue through Sept. 20 for ages 4-15. The fee is $45 per player. Please sign up at…

Tarpon and bonefish to become ‘catch-and-release-only’ Sept. 1

Two premier recreational fisheries will soon have new protections in place, a measure aimed at ensuring the economic and fishing value of tarpon and bonefish for generations to come, according…

Bulldogs take 7A Leon to the wire

Bulldogs take 7A Leon to the wire

By AARON PORTWOOD Class 7A Leon barely escaped with a 34-29 victory over Class 4A Taylor County in a wet, muddy and sloppy “Kickoff Classic” game Friday night in Tallahassee.…

Wiggins, Moore win ‘Stars 4 Pars’ Glow Ball Golf Tourney

Wiggins, Moore win ‘Stars 4 Pars’ Glow Ball Golf Tourney

The inaugural Perry Elks Lodge “Stars 4 Pars” Glow Ball Golf Tournament was held Aug. 10 at the Perry Golf & Country Club. The tournament was a two-man scramble with…

100 cases of water donated to Bulldogs

100 cases of water donated to Bulldogs

John and Kevin Young of Young Striping and Seal Coating donated 100 cases of water to the Taylor County High School (TCHS) varsity and JV football teams. The Bulldogs travel…