On Monday, Lee-Scott Academy announced that it has named junior varsity coach Jordan McManus as its next varsity volleyball coach.
At this time a year ago, our feeling of normalcy tilted firmly toward trepidation of an unknown killer hitchhiking its way into our community — the novel coronavirus and the disease it causes, Covid-19, were arriving in the Loveliest Village.
Recently, I was watching TV and came across a fascinating program (at least it was to me) featuring people who choose —for whatever reason — to live off the grid in frozen Alaska.
Alabama’s leading health organizations are joining together to strongly recommend Alabamians get the Covid-19 vaccine. Getting the vaccine can help stop the spread of the Covid-19 virus that has affected the lives of almost every Alabamian.
A lot of people have fretted over Auburn’s proposed short-term rental (the “STR”) ordinance. Thus far, many people, particularly the majority of Auburn’s elected officials, have viewed the proposed ordinance as simply a means for bringing a noncompliant use into compliance, as a supplemental…
A renter’s perspective: When our daughter was an infant, my wife and I were invited to a friend’s wedding in Knoxville. We wanted to stay somewhere that had multiple rooms because our daughter was a light sleeper. We also needed to be close to downtown since that is where the wedding party a…
As I was preparing this week's conversation, I found out how treatment of some of the most dreadful diseases known to man are literally going to the dogs.
“The most effective way to show compassion to another is to listen to them, rather than talk.”— Thich Nhat Hanh
The failure of the electrical power system in Texas, which left millions without heat and other necessities during very cold weather, is beyond awful. Why did this happen?
To this observer of the hours-long Feb. 16 Auburn City Council meeting, one Councilperson’s multi-part amendment (which was adopted) to the “Short-term Rental/Homestay Ordinance” looks like an eleventh-hour strategy to undermine the years of work done by the Planning Commission and the Task …
e careful where you step. There are lots of rabbit holes out there, and they are not easy to spot.
You might say we're living by the numbers. Here's more on what I'm talking about.
The dugout of Lee-Scott Academy's baseball team will get a lot more star-studded during games next season after the school announced on Monday that Tim Hudson, a 17-year veteran pitcher in Major League Baseball, will be take over as the head coach.
The Alabama High School Media Days kicked off this past Tuesday at the Opelika Bottling Plant Center. 23 high schools made an appearance over the two-day conference in addition to appearances by AHSAA Executive Director Alvin Briggs and AISA Director Roddie Beck. Auburn High School and Lee-S…
College football is just around the corner but the kickoff of the high school football season is even closer. Each year, the signal to the end of summer practice and the beginning of fall camp is marked by the annual High School Media Days.
The Lee-Scott Academy Warriors finished their season last week, dropping their round-one playoff game to Bessemer.
The Lee-Scott Academy Warriors fell in a tough one last Friday 35-18 as they were not able to overcome Hooper Academy. Contact tracing and injuries saw the Warriors lose their quarterback and several other key positions, and while head coach Buster Daniel praised the play of his backups, ult…
Auburn High got another unexpected bye last week as Riverdale from Georgia forfeited the game, improving the Tigers’ record to 8-0 without having to step foot on the field.
The Lee-Scott Academy Warriors fell in a tough one last Friday 43-6 as they were not able to stop Bessemer Academy.
The Lee-Scott Academy Warriors secured their first winof the season last Friday as they routed Springwood, 42-7.
The Lee-Scott Academy Warriors fell to Pike Liberal Arts last Friday 56-0 in a tough game all around. The Warriors were not able to stop the offensive juggernaut Pike Liberal Arts brought to the game and all offensive attempts were stymied.
Auburn High kept its undefeated hopes alive last Friday, rolling past Prattville in a shutout, 22-0, win over the Lions. The win extended Auburn’s series win streak to seven, with the Lions not having beaten Auburn since 2009.
After a week of recuperation, the Lee-Scott Warriors are ready to get back to playing football this Friday as they take on the rival Glenwood Gators.
With the prospect of high school football returning looking like a reality, at least for the near future, there is a lot of excitement over the return of the South’s beloved sport, and with that equally shared wariness over the safety and uncertainty that lies ahead.
This past week saw the high school football landscape take one step forward toward what is certain to be a season like no other.
In early May, Lee-Scott Academy announced that it had found its new head football coach in Buster Daniel. Daniel will be taking the reins after former head coach Robert Johnson left for the same position at his alma mater, Montgomery Academy.
When Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey first announced the Stay at Home health order in April, she told reporters, “If you’re eager for a fall football season coming up, what we’re doing today gives us a better chance of being able to do that.”
Both Auburn High and Lee-Scott will hit the road on Friday for crucial games against region foes that have huge implications for the playoffs.
Behind a strong running attack, the Lee-Scott Academy football team has turned its fortunes around this season after going winless in 2018.
After the program’s first winless season since 1985 and the retirement of longtime head coach Robert Maddox, Lee Scott football was in desperate need of a fresh start.
After long-time head coach Robert Maddox retired last November after 13 years at the helm, the Lee-Scott Academy football program searched for a replacement. The Warriors went 0-11 in their 2018 campaign and were in desperate need of a fresh start. Maddox’s successor came from a familiar fac…
Chambers Academy throttled the Lee-Scott football team 41-0 in the season-opener, but that wasn't totally unexpected with a veteran Rebels team going up against an unexperienced Warriors squad.
The Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Jack Terry, a sophomore who runs track and plays soccer for the Warriors.
The Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Marshall Whittington, a senior catcher and first baseman on the Warriors' baseball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Riley Faison, a junior who plays center-mid on the Warriors' soccer team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Clay Garner, a senior who plays right outside back on the Warriors' soccer team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Landon Nutter, a junior righthanded pitcher and second baseman on the Warriors' baseball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Brett Parker, a senior shortstop on the Warriors' softball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is junior Kenedi Cleveland, who plays forward on the Warriors' girls basketball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Haynes Waid, a senior point guard on the Warriors' basketball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Sara Young, a senior who plays shooting guard for the Warriors' basketball team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Jacob Carson, a senior who plays for the Warriors' football, basketball and baseball teams.
This week's Lee-Scott Academy Athlete of the Week is junior Sam Aldridge, who plays guard on the Warriors' basketball team.
This week's Athlete of the Week is Lee-Scott sophomore Mary Mykal Prewett, who plays point guard on the Warriors' girls basketball team.
Lee-Scott boys basketball coach William Johnson wants to see one thing from his team — consistency.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is senior Jake Jenkins, who is a placekicker on the Warriors' football team.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is senior Dallas Mitchell, who plays offense and defense for the Warriors
Lee-Scott senior Annsley Cerovsky cheers for the Warriors on the Varsity team
This week's Athlete of the Week is Lee-Scott's Geordan Tyson, a senior who plays left tackle on the offensive line for the Warriors.
The Auburn High football team will work to take another step forward on both sides of the ball when it travels to face a struggling Smiths Station team on Friday.
This week's Lee-Scott Athlete of the Week is Chauntel Kriel, who is a Warriors cheerleader.