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Local twirlers rewarded at Nationals

Local twirlers rewarded at Nationals

For a first-year program, the Star Academy Twirlers have already made quite a name for themselves in the world of baton twirling.

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Barracudas find state success

Barracudas find state success

The Brad Akins YMCA Barracudas recently returned from the Georgia Recreation and Parks state championship swimming meet with quite a few medals to show for their efforts.

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Jug Tavern holds summer tourney

Jug Tavern holds summer tourney

The Jug Tavern Seniors Golfing Association completed their quarterly tournament for the summer months Thursday afternoon with nearly full participation.

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Hardcore 4 riflery team wins big in first sseason

Hardcore 4 riflery team wins big in first sseason

With miniature cameras and laser targeting boxes set up on the wall, Al Bowen’s basement looks more like the setting to a grand heist film than anything else, but the high-tech set-up serves an even more important purpose than just serving as a great conversation piece.

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Auburn team earns World Series chance

Auburn team earns World Series chance

One impressive group of young men have done what no other team from this area has done before, as the Auburn Dixie Youth pre-majors baseball team has advanced to the World Series in Chipley, Fl.

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Barracudas send 16 to state meet

The Brad Akins YMCA swim team, the Barracudas, has much to be proud of this season as they will send 16 athletes to the state championships in Tifton this weekend. 

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Avengers lose in playoffs

Avengers lose in playoffs

With one more season in the books, the Winder Avengers walked away from Monday’s playoff loss to top-ranked Ooh, Kill’em already considering how to grow and improve into next season.

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Local ladies to compete at Nationals

Local ladies to compete at Nationals

The Star Academy Twirlers are putting their skills to the test at the Drum Majorettes of America Nationals in Wingate, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte, later this month. 

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Avengers set for post-season

Avengers set for post-season

In a game defined by turnovers, the Winder Avengers flag football team wrapped up their season Monday night with a devastating 43-12 loss to Gorilla Warfare in the Silverbacks indoor flag football league.

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Winder karate academy teaches kids citizenship

Winder karate academy teaches kids citizenship

A pop-up thunder storm sent the demonstration inside, but the Chick-fil-A in Bethlehem hosted an eager group of children and young adults Tuesday afternoon determined to solve one of the worst plagues in schools right now. 

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Local man lifts his way to Hungary

Local man lifts his way to Hungary

James Vang may look like the average college male on paper.

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