DNR Workshops – Coyote Trapping & Management

Coyote workshop planned for Santee Feb. 18 The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, in conjunction with Clemson Extension, will host a Coyote Trapping and Management Workshop at the Santee Convention Center, 1737 Bass Drive, Santee, SC on Feb. 18 from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. The program will cover coyote biology, hunting and trapping regulations, […]

Freshwater reports from DNR

Lake Thurmond Striped and hybrid bass:  Good.  Captain William Sasser reports that striped bass seem similarly unaffected by fluctuating water conditions as the bass.  Fish bit right through the wild, running current when all of the water was running through the lake, and if anything the action seemed to excite the fish.  Right now fish […]

Fox Creek Basketball

Fox Creek Basketball

Fox Creek Basketball   Fox Creek Girls 20 Dixie Girls 52 Fox Creek Boys 46 Dixie Boys 42 Fox Creek JV Boys 48 Dixie JV Boys 35 Fox Creek 27 Giorls   Whitmire 25 Girls Fox Creek 51 Boys   Whitmire 32 Boys

Wardlaw Academy Basketball

Wardlaw Academy Basketball

South Aiken Baptist 41   Wardlaw 25 (girls) Lady Patriot Beth Warnken’s double figure scoring effort, which included two 3-pointers, would not be enough to overcome SAB’s Holsenback and Minichan last Tuesday. Early points by the Crusaders sent the ladies to intermission with Wardlaw trailing 20 to 5. The Patriots came out swinging in the third […]

Wardlaw Basketball

Wardlaw Basketball

Curtis Baptist 78 Wardlaw 51 The second and third quarters of Wardlaw’s loss to Curtis Baptist were just too much to overcome. Curtis poured in 50 points during the two periods outscoring The Patriots by 23 points allowing them to cruise into the 27-point win. Patriot Brent Gossett was the only Patriot in double figures […]

Strom Thurmond Basketball

Strom Thurmond Basketball

Strom Thurmond 66 Crescent 29 The Strom Thurmond Lady Rebels traveled to Crescent on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. The Lady Rebels hit the court and exploded scoring 28 points in the 1st quarter. Coach Landon Booker used the lead to give the ladies who don’t get a lot of playing time some time on the […]

Augusta Chronicle / Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet

Augusta Chronicle / Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet

The annual Augusta Chronicle/Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet was held January 14th at The Legends Club in Augusta. Strom Thurmond Head Football Coach Hillary and Assistant Coach Johnson attended with their All Area Players Lawson Reel, DeAndre Ryan and Chad Gilchrist. All three of the Thurmond athletes were recognized for their outstanding performance […]

Fox Creek’s Eggenberger signed to play golf for Illinois Wesleylan

Fox Creek High School’s Kyle Eggenberger signed to play golf for Illinois Wesleylan in Bloomington, Ill last Friday. Joining Kyle during the signing are back row: Coach Quinn, head football coach and athletic director; Josh Traham, Principal; Jim Turner, golf coach; front row: Dave Eggenberger, Kyle and Karen Eggenberger

Ridge Spring-Monetta Basketball

Ridge Spring-Monetta Basketball

RSM 60 Williston-Elko 29 Lady Trojan Crystal Preston scored 20 points against W-E last week as Ridge Spring-Monetta pushed their record to 9-4 for the season. Crystal and team mate Jania Bussey both had 3 pointers in the contest. Another Lady Trojan, Alexis Smith, had a big nioght as well with 15 points.   RSM […]

Palmetto Shooting Complex Event Draws Record Crowd

Palmetto Shooting Complex Event Draws Record Crowd

More than 550 youth shooters descended upon the National Wild Turkey Federation’s Palmetto Shooting Complex and the town of Edgefield for the South Carolina Youth Shooting Foundation sporting clays event. With additional visitors numbering more 1,000, this marked the largest participation and crowd ever to attend an event at the 300-acre shooting facility. These young […]