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Henry County Patriots middle school football players (from left) Shane Barrick, Xavier Foster, Adam Townsend and Killian Snow have been selected to play for the North squad in the West Tennessee Middle School All-Star game set for 5:30 p.m. Nov. 6 at West Carroll High School in Atwood. The P…

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The Henry County High School girls’ soccer team will begin the Region 7-3A Tournament at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Clarksville High School in Clarksville. Henry County dropped a 3-2 decision to Clarksville Northwest in the District 14-3A Tournament championship game on Thursday. The match was extend…

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KNOXVILLE (AP) — No. 13 Mississippi held off Tennessee 31-26 on Saturday night after Rebels coach Lane Kiffin avoided being by hit by golf balls as Volunteers fans pelted the field with objects in the chaotic final minutes.

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Henry County High School’s Campbell Grooms (left) booms a shot downfield past teammate Ava Raines (1) during the Lady Patriots shootout loss to Clarksville Northwest played Thursday at Patriot Stadium. Regulation play ended in a 1-1 tie. Raines scored the Lady Patriots’ goal in the second ha…

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Grant Guinn of Paris shows his trophy bull elk taken recently in East Tennessee. The bull has a unique 7x6 rack and an estimated weight of more than 700 pounds. Guinn was fortunate to have his name drawn to participate in the hunt that saw only six other hunters drawn statewide by the Tennes…

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Henry County High School’s Isabella Owen (left) battles with a Kenwood player to control the ball during the Lady Patriots’ 9-0 triumph in the semifinals of the District 14-3A Tournament played Tuesday at Patriot Stadium. Henry County will be hosting either Clarksville Northwest or Dickson C…

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MEMPHIS (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies guard Dillon Brooks will miss the start of the season to ensure he fully recovers from a broken left hand. The Grizzlies announced Tuesday that the decision for Brooks to receive additional treatment was made after imaging in checking Brooks as part of the te…

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If anyone thinks Henry County High School head coach James Counce Jr. is going to let the Patriot football team quit on the season after slipping to 3-5 with last week’s 28-14 loss at Paducah Tilghman, then they don’t know Counce very well. The Patriots are on a bye week which gives Counce e…

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Ayden Spellings put the Inman Middle School football team on top with a short touchdown in the closing seconds and the Bulldogs’ defense came up with an interception at the end to preserve an 18-14 triumph at Humboldt on Tuesday in the first round of the West Tennessee Sectional playoffs. In…

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The Henry County High School girls’ soccer team rolled to a 9-0 victory over the Kenwood Lady Knights on Tuesday at Patriot Stadium. In the left photograph, Lady Patriot Leslie Green (11) controls the ball early in the match. Henry County’s Carlee Vaughn (2) charges past a Kenwood player to …

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Silas Winders (664) runs for the University of Southern Indiana cross country team at the Chargers Invitational hosted by the University of Alabama-Huntsville Saturday at Huntsville, Ala. His brother and teammate, Titus Winders (665) is also shown running in this group. Southern Indiana plac…

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BOSTON (AP) — Back in raucous Fenway Park for postseason baseball a year after a last-place finish, the Boston Red Sox are getting the bounces, knocking big hits in bunches and even benfiting from a little small ball.

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Jon Gruden returned to the Raiders back in 2018 he was greeted with a pep rally news conference, owner Mark Davis calling it a “dream come true” and the “biggest day of his life.”

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A pounding Paducah Tilghman rushing attack wore down the Henry County High School Patriots on Friday night, allowing the Blue Tornado to capture a 28-14 victory in Paducah.

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NASHVILLE (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are having serious issues protecting their quarterback. After being sacked only 24 times all of last season, Ryan Tannehill has been taken down 17 times — most in the NFL through four games. Only Carson Wentz of Indianapolis (35) and New England’s Mac Jo…

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida needs a pick-me-up, and there are few better cures for a broken-hearted Gators team than having Vanderbilt next on the schedule. The 20th-ranked Gators will host the skidding Commodores for homecoming Saturday. It’s a chance for Florida to move past a gut-wre…

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — That record streak in September meant little for the St. Louis Cardinals in a postseason that ended with one hanging slider. Alex Reyes served up a gameending home run to Chris Taylor just after entering in the ninth inning, a drive that gave the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-1 …

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KNOXVILLE (AP) — Two of the Southeastern Conference’s new head coaches will square off when South Carolina visits Tennessee this week. Shane Beamer will lead the Gamecocks into Knoxville on Saturday to take on Josh Heupel and the Volunteers in a pivotal test for both teams. Heupel’s Voluntee…

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Harvest numbers from archery hunters this week appear to have been a bit sluggish in this area. Since the season opened two weeks ago, the total at midweek for Henry County stood at 40. A check of neighboring counties showed Benton with 13; followed by Weakley, 29; Carroll 35; and Stewart, 5…

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Mention fall crappie fishing and some folks look at you like a cow looking at a new gate. Popular opinion has the peak time for the area’s most popular panfish here on Kentucky Lake occurring in early to mid-April. While spring may always be the most popular season for crappie as the vast ma…

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BOSTON (AP) — As the ball sailed over the center field fence, landing 427 feet from the plate in a horde of happy Red Sox fans, Xander Bogaerts turned to the Boston dugout to flex his muscles before resuming his home run trot.

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The Henry County High School volleyball team battled to a third-place finish in the District 14-4A Tournament played on Tuesday at Dickson. The tournament closed the season for the Lady Patriots, who posted a 6-3 record during the regular season. Lady Patriot Emma Stevenson (5) is shown knoc…

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Nobody who saw the Henry County High School football team scrimmage in the spring or in this fall’s preseason could have imagined that the Patriot offense would struggle to score points.

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NASHVILLE(AP) — The Tennessee Titans are banged up, can’t protect their quarterback and just lost to a previously winless team. Yep, there’s plenty of blame to go around. “Nobody did well enough — head coach, assistant coaches, quarterback,” coach Mike Vrabel said Monday. “We’ve been through…

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KNOXVILLE (AP) — Hendon Hooker has played well enough to finally earn the starting quarterback job at Tennessee. Volunteers coach Josh Heupel had left open the issue of who his starter is the past five weeks after initially naming Joe Milton, a redshirt junior transfer from Michigan. But an …

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The hard part wasn’t dodging his way around a crash and then driving to the front of the field at Talladega Superspeedway. That was just instinct for Bubba Wallace. The challenge was the 45 minutes after Wallace took the lead, when the sky opened and he anxiously sat i…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Kiermaier and the Tampa Bay Rays fought furiously in 2020 for their first division title in over a decade, assuring themselves home-field advantage throughout the AL playoffs. In the end, it meant little more than last at-bats and a more comfortable clubhouse in San Die…

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With Tuesday’s home match with Huntingdon being called off by bad weather, the Henry County High School girls’ soccer team completed the regular season by beating Kenwood 10-0 on Monday in Clarksville. Lady Patriot Bonnie Nance (left) is shown following through on a pass during that contest.…

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INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers came into their showdown against the Las Vegas Raiders after a signature win on the road at Kansas City.

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Paris native Jarred Presson (above) completed his first full Ironman triathlon in Chattanooga. The Ironman Chattanooga event consisted of a 2.4-mile swim, a 116-mile bicycle ride and a 26.2-mile run that has to be completed in under 16-1/2 hours. He finished the event in 14 hours and 45 seco…

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — It seemed just about every time Ryan Tannehill dropped back to throw, there was another New York Jets defender in his face.

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The Henry County High School boys’ cross country team came in first at the Golden Tornado Invitational 5-kilometer race Thursday at Union City. The Patriots are (from left) coach Lance Winders, Kadynce Norwood (30th, 20 minutes, 38 seconds); Connor Cox (8th, 18:10); Austin Dunagan (17th, 19:…

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Matt Ammendola kicked a 22-yard field goal in overtime, and then Randy Bullock was wide left on a potential tying 49-yarder with 15 seconds left to give the New York Jets their first victory, 27- 24 over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. After the Jets took the lea…

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Henry County High School head coach James Counce Jr. wanted nothing more on Friday night than to get back to practice and start working to get better after the Patriot football team dropped a frustrating 6-3 decision to Springfield in a Region 7-5A contest played at Patriot Stadium.

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Nice stable weather across the region has greeted Kentucky Lake anglers this week, making it a pleasure to be out and about. Light winds have been the norm and cool mornings with a touch of fog at times kicked off the start that had fishermen shedding jackets and shirts by midday.

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Henry County Patriots middle school defender Killian Snow (17) pulls down a Martin runner while Patriot Adam Townsend (19) moves in to help on the play on Thursday night at Barton Field. Look for more details on this game in Monday’s Post-Intelligencer.

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