HAWKINS COUNTY — The local 2019 football season came to a close last week with Cherokee’s elimination from the TSSAA 5A playoffs in Knoxville. Volunteer finished up the week before in Newport.

On these pages are a final look back at moments of football fun, fanfare and festivities captured on Friday nights during the 2019 high school football season in Hawkins County and the surrounding area’s venues. — Photos by Bobby Vaughn and Jim Beller