MANCHESTER – Jon Wes Lovelace battled down to the wire for the 2019 TSSAA Division 1 Large Class State Golf Championships before finally finishing as the state runner-up Wednesday at WillowBrook Golf Club in Manchester.

HAWKINS COUNTY — An integral part of every football game are the cheerleaders who perform and support their team with enthusiasm, stunts and cheers.

HAWKINS COUNTY – Important components of the pageantry of high school football are the bands and fans who support the teams.

SNEEDVILLE — Members of the C4 Force 12u girls softball team from Hancock, Grainger and Hawkins counties met on their Sneedville field for practice Monday afternoon, and took time out to talk about their 2019 season, look ahead to 2020, and pose for a photo under the banner of their new corp…

EWING, Virginia — The Thomas Walker Pioneers proved to be too much for a banged up Hancock County Indian team Friday night, Oct. 11, 2019, earning a 54-24 victory.

SNEEDVILLE — Gabe Turner is the Hancock County Indians’ “Player of the Week” for his performance against Thomas Walker High School (Ewing, VA) on Oct. 11, 2019. Turner, a junior running back, carried five times for 45 yards and scored his first high school touchdown. The Player of the Week i…

CHURCH HILL – The Church Hill – Mt. Carmel – Surgoinsville Recreation Department will have registration for basketball the Month of October, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

CHURCH HILL – The Church Hill – Mt. Carmel – Surgoinsville Recreation Department will have registration for basketball the Month of October, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

MORRISTOWN – Jon Wes Lovelace earned his second-straight berth in the state golf tournament Monday by capturing the individual title at the Region 1 Large School Boys Golf Tournament at the Country Club of Morristown.

SNEEDVILLE — It was an emotion-filled football stadium in Sneedville on Friday night, Oct. 4, 2019, as the Hancock Co. High School Indians held a “greenout” game in memory of Nathanial (Than’l) Seal.

SNEEDVILLE – The Hancock County Lady Indians volleyball team honored their senior members at the final home game of the season Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 1, 2019.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock County Indians played their most dominating game of the year Friday night, Oct. 4, 2019, topping the Jellico Blue Devils 46-14. It was also a night in which the team and the community also turned out to pay tribute to Nathanael Seal.

SNEEDVILLE – The Hancock Co. High School Indians Offensive Line and team member Ethan Short share the honor of “Players of the Week for the Jellico/HCHS game on Oct. 4, 2019. The offensive line dominated the Jellico defense as the Indians ran at will for more than 300 yards. Much of the dama…

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock Co. Indians Middle School football team honored its 8th grade “seniors” during the Oct. 3, 2019 homecoming game with Cosby. The honorees are shown with Coach Gibson and members of their families.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock Co. Indians Middle School football team jumped out early on the Cosby Eagles on Thursday evening, Oct. 3, 2019, and never looked back, winning by a score of 30-12.

SNEEDVILLE – Members of the 2019 Homeoming Court at Hancock Middle School were presented at halftime during the HMS vs. Cosby game on Oct. 3.

CHURCH HILL – The Church Hill – Mt. Carmel – Surgoinsville Recreation Department will have registration for basketball the Month of October, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

CLARKSVILLE – Surgoinsville Middle School’s Roman Borghetti-Metz earned All-State honors Saturday by finishing fourth in the TMSAA Cross Country State Championships Saturday at the South Nine in Clarksville.

NEWPORT— Cherokee clinched an early playoff spot, spoiling Cocke County’s homecoming with a 33-26 victory at Larry Williams Stadium Friday night.

CHURCH HILL – Tennessee High came out blazing Friday night, scoring touchdowns on their first five possessions to take a commanding 35-0 lead over Volunteer in the first quarter and tacked one more six-pointer in the second period to overwhelm the Falcons 42-7.

GREENEVILLE – Logan Johnson scored four touchdowns and the Surgoinsville Middle School defense contained Camp Creek quarterback Conner Race as the Eagles defeated the Bears, 36-12, to capture the 2019 Big 3 Single A Conference championship Thursday night at Camp Creek Elementary School.

CHURCH HILL – Volunteer spotted Tennessee High one game, then cruised to a 3-1 victory in the first round of the District 1 Volleyball Tournament Monday evening at Volunteer High School.

CHURCH HILL – The Church Hill – Mt. Carmel – Surgoinsville Recreation Department will have registration for basketball the Month of October, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

CHURCH HILL – Volunteer’s girls soccer team closed its regular season this week, including two back-to-back wins Monday and Tuesday to clinch the first home playoff game in school history.

CLARKSVILLE – The Rogersville City School boys cross country team and three Surgoinsville Middle School athletes will compete in the TMSAA Cross Country State Championships Saturday at the South Nine in Clarksville.

TWIN SPRINGS, Virginia — The Hancock County Indians traveled across the state line Friday night, Sept. 27, 2019, and suffered a heartbreaking 42-34 loss to the Twin Springs Titans.

SNEEDVILLE — Devon Blevins is the Hancock Co. Indians’ “Player of the Week” for his performance against Twin Springs. Blevins, a junior quarterback, had 159 yards rushing, including touchdown runs of 46 and 49 yards, as well as a 37 yard touchdown pass. He also had 5 tackles on defense. The …