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Senior Brothers Reflect On Their Time Spent Playing Football Together

Senior Brothers Reflect On Their Time Spent Playing Football Together

February 28, 2022

Seniors Terrell and Terrant Young have been playing football together since they were six. Now the boys are heading down two different paths after signing scholarships with Huntingdon and Kentucky Wesleyan...

Women Of The Movement Teaches Younger Generations The Importance Of Black History

Women Of The Movement Teaches Younger Generations The Importance Of Black History

February 14, 2022

Though such an innocent life was lost, it sparked change in the whole community for the better,  and to this day, Emmett Louis Till’s story will never be forgotten.   He will always live on through...

Top 10 Figures In Black History

Top 10 Figures In Black History

February 14, 2022

Henry “Box” Brown. Henry “Box” Brown was born enslaved on a plantation in 1815. After losing his family to a slave auction, Brown made it his mission to escape and become a free man. He had the...

Mask Mandate Reinstated Beginning Jan. 31

Mask Mandate Reinstated Beginning Jan. 31

January 25, 2022

On Jan. 21 a mask mandate was implemented and all students and staff are required to wear masks until further notice. After returning to school from winter break, there has been an increase in COVID-19...

Encanto Teaches The Importance of Family

Encanto Teaches The Importance of Family

January 19, 2022

A movie surrounded by family-love and magic, Encanto captures how it can be difficult to be shown support or any type of attention when you are different from the rest of your family. Abuela, the head...

Going up for the layup, senior Calen Lightford scores two against a Lee defender.

Varsity Basketball Teams Rank in Top 10

December 10, 2021

The Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSSAA) released the first state basketball rankings yesterday. The varsity boys were ranked in the number two slot, following area rival Grissom in the...

Regular Season Ends, Team Heads to Playoffs

Regular Season Ends, Team Heads to Playoffs

November 3, 2021

The football team has made their way to the playoffs again, but to get there they went through some tough and challenging games. Thompson vs Sparkman was one of them. The team lost, 55-0 to a team...

Teacher Chosen For Induction Into Hall Of Fame

Teacher Chosen For Induction Into Hall Of Fame

September 27, 2021

Tracy McCall-Gholston's story began when she was 16 years old. During her senior year of high school at Butler High was where she was about to begin her five-year transformation that will be memorable...

Senior Luke Schomburg runs the ball to salvage some yards in the game against Austin.

Sports Q&A: Football Season With Briace McBeth

September 24, 2021

The football team is currently undefeated in area play with their win over Austin last Friday night, 38-21. The Crimson Crier sat down with junior Briace McBeth to get the scoop on the remainder of the...

Head Coach Talks Team Prior to Fridays Opener

Head Coach Talks Team Prior to Friday’s Opener

August 16, 2021

Crimson Crier : What is your outlook for this season? Coach Laron White : Well, my outlook for this season is very positive, and we got a good group of kids that work hard you know, they expect to win...

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