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Chipola College team brings home national baseball championship

GRAND JUNCTION, CO — The Chipola College Indians defeated San Jacinto 15-6 to win the NJCAA National Baseball Championship on Saturday, June 3. Trailing 5-4 through five innings, No. 1 Chipola went on to score 11 unanswered runs over the final four frames to win, led by winning relief pitcher Ryan Shauger, the Chipola bullpen […]
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‘Faces of the Future’ a book by Altha first graders

A group of Altha first graders - shown here with their teacher, Amber Stokes - share their career plans in a book they wrote and illustrated. Find out more on Page 18 of this week’s Calhoun-Liberty Journal, coming out Wednesday.
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Jennifer Lee named Liberty Co. Teacher of the Year

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Her class of five students is a unique one. “We deal with the tantrums, we work through the behavior problems and take it one day at a time,” said Jennifer Lee, 34,  of her five-and-six-year-old exceptional kindergarten students. Progress is measured in minutes.  Frequent breaks are needed to accommodate short attention […]
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Sandra Davis is LCSC Employee of the Year

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor As Food Service Manager at Liberty County’s Early Learning Center, Sandra Davis finds herself doing more than cooking for her young diners, who can be a bit picky. “They learn better on a full stomach than an empty one,” she said.  “I try to make sure I have something everybody […]
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A new era begins for Altha School

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor The best thing about Altha’s new state-of-the-art school building? “It brings everybody closer together,” says Calhoun County School Superintendent Ralph Yoder. Until recently, “We had portables on the north and south end of campus.  It created a lot of disjointedness between classes,” he explains. While traveling from the busses to […]
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Blountstown High School honor roll list for the first the nine weeks

The following students at Blountstown High School have been awarded and recognized for their hard work during the first nine weeks: A Honor Roll: 9th grade: Breeanna Bennett, Sailor Blair, Cherrie Booth, Benjamin Clements, Katelyn Harris, Emily Hobbs, Emily Holloway, Caitlyn Hurst, Bryce Lambeth, Lucas McCoy, Hayden Nichols, Courtney Payne, Madison Phillips, Arizona Phinney, Heaven […]
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Lady Tigers end season undefeated

The 2013 Panhandle Conference Volleyball Tournament was held this past Thursday, Oct. 17 in the BMS Gymnasium. The tournament play was single elimination with the teams ranked according to their season record. The first game started at 3 p.m. pairing the #2 Altha Wildcats against the #3 Hosford Panthers. The Altha Wildcats advanced to the […]
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LIberty County High School Class of 2012

The Liberty County High School Class of 2012 gave speeches, collected diplomas, shed a few tears and posed for photos as they ended their high school careers with graduation ceremonies Friday night in Bristol.

Blountstown Tigers host spring football jamboree May 18; Tigers beat Bulldogs 6-0, Bulldogs overcome Sneads by 16

by Richard Williams, Journal sports writer The Blountstown Tigers hosted a spring football jamboree May 18 with Sneads and Liberty County each coming to play in the contest. Each team played two quarters against the others at Bowles Field in Blountstown. The Tigers opened against the Sneads Pirates and the spring rust showed early for […]

LCHS Bulldogs make the ‘Elite Eight’; season ends with 8-1 loss to Bozeman

from Liberty County High School The 2012 Liberty County Bulldogs ended their season with a loss to the Bozeman Bucks last Friday night in the Elite Eight. The Bucks beat the Dawgs by a score of 8 – 1. The Dawgs reached the Elite Eight by defeating the Wewa Gators at home the previous Tuesday […]