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The 25th anniversary edition of the Sizzler 5K Run on St. George Island did not live up to its name, but it did its reputation. With a morning rain shower putting a welcome damper on the …

The Ponytails X-play have finished second in the state, after losing a tough final to Wewa. Under the direction of coaches Jonathan Creamer, Bob Eddy, Stephen Peterson, and Andrew Sapp, the team …

The oldest public high school in the state of Florida has turned to a young assistant coach from Apalachicola to lead its basketball program, Leon High School, which dates back to 1831, 14 years …

You wouldn’t have known it had you seen him laboring in his later years to advance towards a suitable vantage point where could seat himself near the Seahawk bench, and cheer on the boys he …

The Franklin County Seahawks football team had its annual parent meeting on July 19, with parents enjoying hamburgers and chips as they were given information regarding the upcoming season. As …

A pair of Lady Seahawk softball standouts helped propel a regional travel team to a World Series win last week in Panama City Beach. Playing for Team Reaper, based in Marianna, junior Taylor …

On Sunday in Cooperstown, New York, Carrabelle native son John Jordan “Buck” O’Neil Jr. joined baseball’s immortals when he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. The …

The Franklin County High School cheerleading squad sharpened their skills last weekend, with a home camp led by cheerleading experts from the Universal Cheerleaders Association. Held between …

The Elder Care Community Council next month will be celebrating the silver anniversary of the annual 5K Sizzler Race on St. George Island, and it's looking to really be a hot one. The race, set …

There’s now an official craft beer of the Florida State Seminoles, and it is, of course, the Oyster City Brewing Company. The multi-year sponsorship agreement, announced last week by Florida …

Caitlin’s trek

Apalachicola woman bicycles across Europe

If life has grown drab and listless, full of the same sights and sounds day in and day out, imagine for a moment the 2022 spring of Caitlin McCauley. Since mid-April, the 31-year-old Apalachicola …

Chip Sanders is back on the skimboard circuit, and is leading in the point totals, or maybe he’s trailing, he’s not sure which. “They haven’t posted it yet,” he said, …

It was a chance for the Lady Seahawks softball program to have a festive evening all to its own, and to honor the hard work of all the players, coaches and fans. Held June 14 at the Red Pirate in …

It was as nice a sky, and as brutal a heat, as can be imagined in north Florida in mid-June, but the girls and young women were up for playing ball. At last weekend’s Dixie Youth Softball …

The oldtimers from Apalachicola, Eastpoint and Carrabelle that used to battle it out hurling mullets down the St. George Island beach were no longer there. Hunter Bartley, Chip Sanders, Dillon …

The Franklin County Schools’ baseball program closed out a successful season with a banquet at the Carrabelle Christian Center May 31. The middle school team under the direction of Tyler …

A revolution is taking place in Savannah, Georgia. It began the moment Jesse Cole announced the name of his newly organized summer collegiate baseball team on Feb. 25, 2016. The Savannah Bananas …

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will allow residents and visitors alike to go fishing in Florida without a license over two specific weekends this month.License-free …

When students take part in athletics they learn a lot of lessons you can’t get in a classroom. And those who work hard, and achieve success, are honored for their efforts. At last …

It was a relaxed spirit of fun Friday afternoon, as the Franklin County Seahawks varsity football team had an intrasquad spring game. Coach Dirk Strunk served as the refs, as each team had five …

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