Powell, No. 1 Jackson rise to the occasion, edge Escambia County for first trip to state tournament in 39 years
MONTGOMERY — Jackson’s Nasir Powell doesn’t have much to say but when he got a basketball in his hands and a mission in front of him Wednesday, he came through loud and clear. The 6-3 Powell grabbed a loose ball and dared challenge Escambia County’s 6-9 center...
5 great Alabama burgers that didn’t make the Southern Living list
You know how it is about lists, people just love to make them. Like recently Southern Living Magazine listed 10 of their favorite burger joints in the South. It was a pretty nifty list, I have to admit. Two of the top 10 were, in fact, in Alabama. Butch Cassidy’s...
South Regional boys: Top-ranked Jackson battles back to top rival Escambia County
Jackson senior Nasir Powell made a promise to his coach. “I told him we were going to get him to Birmingham,” he said. “I didn’t lie to him.”. Powell scored the go-ahead basket with 55 seconds as the top-ranked Aggies rallied from eight points down entering the fourth quarter to knock off No. 8 Escambia County 37-35 and win the Class 4A South Regional at Garrett Coliseum in Birmingham.
Boys basketball playoffs: Jackson tops Ribault; Raines, Providence win thrillers
The Jaylen Dopson quarter struck again. Last time, the Jackson senior erupted in the fourth period. On Tuesday night, it was the third, when Dopson broke out for 12 points to spark the Tigers past Northside rival Ribault 56-46 in the Florida High School Athletic Association Region 1-4A playoff semifinal. Dopson's dozen in the...
3 in custody after multi-agency investigation in Thomasville
Law enforcement officials are looking for a suspect believed to be involved in a Florida homicide amid a cross-county pursuit involving multiple agencies, according to sources.
Alabama Boys High School Basketball: How to Stream the Clarke County High School vs. Highland Home High School Game - February 20
In 2A action on Tuesday, February 20, Highland Home High School will host Clarke County High School at 5:45 PM CT. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Clarke County vs. Highland Home Game Information. Game...
Highland Home too strong for Clarke County but coach vows return
MONTGOMERY — Clarke County was decisively stopped only 32 minutes away from reaching the pinnacle of high school basketball in Alabama Tuesday but coach Barry Coleman vowed to return with an even better team to seek its place on a statewide stage. The Bulldogs (16-14), an unlikely candidate to...
Andalusia falls to top-ranked Jackson in thrilling regional semi-final
The Andalusia Bulldogs were poised for an upset in the 4A South Regional semi-final, but in the end, the state’s top-ranked Jackson Aggies pulled away for a 65-58 victory, ending the Bulldogs’ season. The 2023-24 season ends with Andalusia earning the area championship, making the Sweet 16, and...
ELITE 8: Jackson, T.R. Miller girls and Jackson, Escambia County boys meet for 4th time
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WKRG) — Class 4A wrapped up semifinal action at the South Regional in Montgomery and the number four is fitting as we get ready to crown champions. The T.R. Miller girls rallied from a 16 point deficit to beat UMS-Wright in the first semifinal game on Monday. The Tigers outscored the Bulldogs 30-14 […]
A cloudy start, but things are changing in the sky.
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Clearing skies today will lead to the return of splendid sunshine to the Gulf Coast. Temperatures early this morning were in the 30s, and today will be a generally cool day in the 50s. We have another cold morning expected on Monday, but things are looking up with warmer temperatures for later in the week. We’re talking highs in the 70s, and plenty of sunshine.
McIntosh falls to Georgiana in regional final
MONTGOMERY — McIntosh never established its inside game Monday and the state tournament, which at one point looked so close, turned out to be as far away as a jump shot from the cheap seats. No. 2-ranked Georgiana beat the Demons 74-55 Monday in a Class 1A South Regional...
Grove Hill, February 22 High School Softball🥎 Game Notice
The Jackson High School softball team will have a game with Clarke Prep School on February 22, 2024, 16:00:00 CST.
Chilly, then look for gradual clearing Sunday
(WALA) - Clearing skies on Sunday will lead to the return of splendid sunshine to the Gulf Coast. It will still be a bit chilly as the day starts, but things are looking up with warmer temperatures for the next week. We’re talking highs in the 70s, and plenty of sunshine.
Another cold spell is headed our way
MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Friday into Saturday is going to be interesting and chilly! Friday, expect cloudy skies with temps in the upper 60s and lower 70s. Rain accompanies a cold front over Friday night into Saturday morning, which drops our temperatures drastically. The high for Saturday is in the mid 50s, and that’s in the early morning! The cold air quickly barges in, leaving us waking up in the low 40s for Saturday morning. By Saturday afternoon, we’ll still only be in the mid to low 40s, before temperatures plummet hard into the overnight hours.
After Dixon goes down, Leroy girls struggle and lose in regional final
MONTGOMERY — To say Chauncey Dixon is Leroy’s tower of power is perhaps an understatement given what happened after the tower collapsed in the third period against Elba Monday. Dixon, the Bears’ 6-3 junior center, was enjoying a dominant performance with 13 points and 14 rebounds and had...
Highschool Basketball | 19 February Andalusia Boys Game Notice
The Andalusia Boys Basketball team will have a Playoff game with Jackson(Jackson, AL) on 19 February, 2024, None. As of now, Bulldogs has won 14 games and lost 1 games, and the winning rate is 0.933.
Today the gas price is close to $2.98 in Jackson as of 2024-02-18. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.189 , according to AAA.
Abbeville second half efforts gets in way of next round, Jackets fall to Clarke County
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVY) - We’ve seen quite the progression of the Abbeville Yellow Jackets’ boys basketball team late in the season. A lot of their improvement was challenged Thursday when the team faced Clarke County in the Southern Regionals inside Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery. Abbeville had a decent...
Clouds return in the late-week
MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Looking towards the latter half of the week, we’ve got a little more sunshine on tap before the rain returns. Thursday will see a high around 70, with sunny skies early fading to partly cloudy after noon. Clouds build overnight into Friday with temps dropping into the upper 40s. Friday will feature mostly cloudy skies all day with a high in the upper 60s and lower 70s, with a slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Friday night into Saturday has a cold front rolling through with a low dropping into the upper 30s.
$15 million land purchase to protect 8,000 acres of America’s Amazon in south Alabama
At the top of America’s Amazon, nearly 8,000 acres of Alabama’s most sensitive and ecologically important land is being preserved forever, thanks to a multi-million dollar collaboration involving The Nature Conservancy in Alabama, Patagonia, and an undisclosed donor. The Nature Conservancy in Alabama says it has closed a...