We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • 0

The Jefferson Dragons kicked off six times in the first seven minutes of action Friday against East Jackson — and that summed up the night, a first-round knockout.

  • 0

The East Jackson football team is off to a 3-1 start, having already bettered the program’s win total for the previous two seasons combined in just four games. But it didn’t take that string of victories for Jefferson coach Gene Cathcart to know this edition of the Eagles would be much improved.

  • 0

GAINESVILLE — Malaki Starks said Jefferson's football team showed up at Gainesville “anxious” after an extended layoff between games. The Dragons took out that pent-up energy on the Red Elephants.

  • 0

For a man who coached more state championship teams than anyone else in state history, there was one more celebration.

  • 0

Jackson Herald reporter Ben Munro talks with Jefferson athletic trainer Caroline Hicks about the rewards of helping athletes return to the playing field, diagnosing injuries she sees during games on TV and playing games of H.O.R.S.E. against Jefferson basketball players.

  • 0

When Jefferson coach Gene Cathcart arranged a two-game series with Southside (S.C.) High School two years ago, he knew he was scheduling a good out-of-state opponent — but maybe not this good.

  • 0

The sun had yet to set before West Hall’s dream of beating Jefferson was put to bed.

  • 0

For the second time in three meets, the Jefferson girls’ cross country team found itself in the winners’ circle.

  • 0

Colby Clark wasn’t used to being relegated to the role of spectator.

  • 0

The four playoff teams from Region 8-AAA in 2018 are expected to again claim berths in the state playoffs in 2019, but an old favorite is expected to be crowned champion, a preseason poll of area sportswriters shows.

  • 0

Jefferson runners finished in the top three spots to lift the Dragon girls to a season-opening win at the Bulldog Early meet Thursday (Aug. 15).