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There’s a lot of senior leadership gone from last year’s Red Raider boys’ basketball team — a lot of rebounds, too, with an average of 25 boards a game no longer on the squad. But Madison County coach Bryan Bird has a big weapon this year — depth.

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It’s a Monday practice and the wrestlers are sweating hard as Coach Richie Houston is showing them a thing or two on the mat. Above them on the wall in the Dome, the Raider wrestling facility, are the familiar names of those who earned the accolades on mat for Madison County High School in r…

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There was another dismantling of an opponent, then the celebration began. Players doused head coach Josh Callicutt with ice water and players, cheerleaders, friends, family gathered as the championship trophy was hoisted high — the Madison County Middle School Mustangs were area champions.

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The 2021 Madison County Middle School Mustangs softball team honored their eight grade players on Monday, September 27 and closed out their 2021 regular season with a 9-3 record after hosting a double-header contest against Rabun County. With the dual wins against Rabun County, the Mustangs …

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The Madison County Middle School football team had a gut check on the road against Stephens County last week, with game coming down to the final seconds, but the Mustangs held on for a 14-13 win, remaining undefeated on the year and locking up the number-one seed and home-field advantage in …

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Madison County’s Brandon Moss competed at the New Breed Grappling Federation event at the Upward Star Center in Spartanburg, S.C. Saturday, Sept. 25. Moss won gold medals in the heavyweight brown belt Gi and super ultra heavyweight divisions. Moss also placed first and won the belt in the he…

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Madison County High School graduate Macy Mullis opened her collegiate career in winning fashion this past week, taking first place in the 50-yard backstroke for Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) at the University of North Florida Invitational.

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It wasn’t the post-season, but the showdown between Madison County and Flowery Branch had an element of the playoffs to it, with the Red Raiders taking their second victory this season, 2-0, over last year’s region champion last Thursday.

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After getting gashed repeatedly on the ground by for nearly three quarters by Madison County’s triple-option offense Friday, Sept. 3, Apalachee’s defense rose to the occasion twice, forcing a pair of turnovers and giving the Wildcats’ offense — down just five points — a chance to take the le…

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Two Madison County fishing teams were recognized by the county commissioners Monday for their performances in the U.S. Army High School Fishing Championship at Lake Hartwell June 30 through July 3. Pictured (L-R) are Logan Fisher, Will Hart, BOC chairman Todd Higdon, Blake Hooper and Levi Se…

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Madison County held a Circle-of-Honor ceremony Friday to recognize the “Best of the Best” in Red Raider football program over more than six decades since football started at the school in 1957. Pictured (L-R) are Trey Lattimore (accepting on behalf of his big brother Traveon Latimore), Cedri…