Angie Daughtry (c) with daughters Jessie and Ansley in a photo taken by one of Daughtry’s former 4-H students, Harley Spears.
The Waynesboro team of Daniel Mobley and Chris Mangieri won the inaugural, Willow Lake 2-Man Scramble Golf Tournament that was held this past weekend at Willow Lake Golf Club.
On Saturday, Dec. 5, David Emanuel Academy football players Dane Arrington, Timothy Braddock, Rylie Rowland and Brayden Smith all competed in the first-ever Georgia Association of Private and Parochial Schools’ 8-Man Junior/Senior All-Star Bowl.
Six members of the 2020 State Runners-up David Emanuel Academy Eagles have been named to the Georgia Association of Private and Parochial Schools’ All-Region and All-State Teams: Dane Arrington, senior; Brayden Smith, Timothy Braddock and Rylie Rowland, juniors; and Jesse Moore and Racyn Fai…
Last Thursday, December 3, 2020, two Metter High School students - Randan Rigdon and Brian Crooms - signed to play baseball at the college level.
Angel Jarvis participated in the second annual Palmetto Peach Half Marathon on Saturday, Nov. 28, winning her division and setting a personal record on the 13.1 mile course.
This week’s drop in temperatures may have sent them into hibernation, but as of last week, the snakes were still crawling in Candler County. On Wednesday, Nov. 25, Jonathan Smith killed this 7-ft. long rattlesnake, which weighed approximately 40 pounds.
The Metter High varsity boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will open their season on Thursday evening when they host Claxton in the Metter Middle School gym. The girls will play at 4:30 p.m., followed by the boys’ game.
After a stellar season, the Eagles of David Emanuel Academy fell just short in their bid for the GAPPS state title on Friday evening, losing 38-42 to Horizon Christian of Cumming in the state championship game.
NOTE: You may want to arrive a little early for this rivalry! The Metter Tigers are 9-0, ranked number one in the state, and just secured their second consecutive region championship. A win this Friday over long-time rival ECI would be the icing on the cake. The Tigers will travel to Twin Ci…
The Metter High boys’ and girls’ cross country teams took part in the State Meet this past weekend. The girls’ team finished as the 18th team led by Angel Jarvis in 25th place with a time of 25:01. She was followed by Raquel Alvarado, 109th, 32:27; Kaitlyn Dekle, 122nd; Jessica Ventura, 124t…
The Metter High boys and girls’ cross country teams competed in the region meet this past week, and both teams qualified for the State Meet, which will be held this Saturday, Nov. 7, in Carrollton.
Barrett Wilbanks, 13-year-old son of Patrick and Mallori Wilbanks of Claxton and grandson of Bill and Gwen Patterson of Metter, killed this 12-point deer while hunting with his dad on Oct. 25, 2020.
Fall youth sports kicked off this week at Metter-Candler Recreation Department. The season got off to a late start after youth recreation activities were suspended before spring because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Metter Tigers are still undefeated after Friday's 37-0 shut out of Screven County! Unfortunately, none of our prognosticators posted that particular score, but we are still super excited for our Tigers! Metter has an off week this week, so we will be calling for new prognostications next week.
This Friday night the Metter Tigers will welcome the Jenkins County War Eagles into The Jungle. The Tigers remain ranked number two in Class A football and bring a 4-0 record into the contest. Metter is also 1-0 in region play.