July 3, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

Coming soon - Highland Pool

Splinters from the stands

The Highland County pool project has broken ground. Last week, National Pools of Roanoke began the project and is making quick headway. Quick enough that folks can swim there this summer? Wait and see. More...

Highland attends Virginia State FFA Convention

Botkin receives top honors

BLACKSBURG - The Virginia FFA Association celebrated its 82nd State FFA Convention on June 16-19, 2008 at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. More...

Renegades place 3rd

Bath JV softball players Amanda Shifflett and Jailyn Ford, as members of the Virginia Renegades 14 and under travel team from Roanoke, played in the Pennsylvania College Showcase tournament in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania last week. More...

Free fall sports physicals

Students at Bath and Highland County schools interested in participating in fall sports need medical physicals completed prior to the start of fall practices in Aug. More...

Photos

The Highland Recreation Commission Blue t-ball team is (l-r) in front: Katie Amirault, Brooke Harper, Cullen Bendel, and Draven Duncan; in back: Samantha Kincaid, coach Sherri Lowry, Michael Lotts, coach George Deem, Haleigh Deem, and J.R. Chaney. More...

Sports action this weekend . . .

July 5 - Saturday a four-on-four flag football tournament at Carl F. Williams Field in Warm Springs begins at 4 p.m. The format is "aerial assault" (passing-only). There will be different divisions for men's, women's and youth under-13. More...

Eurotech soccer camp to Bath County

HOT SPRINGS - Soccer camp will once again bring a Eurotech soccer camp to Bath County. This is a fun-filled week of soccer for children aged 6-18. International coaches work with children to improve their individual skills and team play. More...

Photo

William Baer, 15, of Head Waters, caught this 18-pound, 32-inch blue channel catfish in a private pond in Highland County recently using eight-pound test line. It was catch and release. He is the son of Loy and Ethel Baer. More...


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