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Tigers bring Marianna ’dogs to heel 22-6

The Blountstown Tigers hit the field last week for a scrimmage game with the Marianna Bulldogs.  The May 24 game, held in Blountstown, ended with a big win for the home team with a final score of 22-6.The Blountstown Tigers hit the field last week for a scrimmage game with the Marianna Bulldogs.  The May […]

BHS Track Team takes part in regional competition

BHS is very proud of our track team for competing for Regionals. Here are the results: Girls: 4x400- 8th overall: Team: Jherico Jones, Lana Wood, Ricquel Scales, Aliya Everett Aliya Everett: Long Jump 11th Lana Wood: Triple Jump 8th Jherico Jones: 100 meter Hurdles 9th; 300 meter Hurdles 13th Ricquel Scales: 100 meter Hurdles 12th; […]

Blountstown native to study at University of Oxford

by Jeffrey Seay, FSU News Writer Three Florida State University graduating seniors will be studying at the University of Oxford this fall after being named Frost Scholars in the third year of the scholarship program. Biological science majors Barbara Dietrick, 22, Eleni Jaecklein, 22, and Casey Johnson, 21, will begin their studies at Oxford in […]

Alexis Devuyst signs volleyball scholarship with Huntingdon College

Blountstown High School Senior, Lexie DeVuyst, has committed to play volleyball at Huntingdon College in Montgomery, AL. She has been a part of the BHS Volleyball team for four years and a member of varsity ever since moving up at the end of her 10th grade season. During the past two years she has totaled […]

BHS student receives Transition Award at CLH

During a ceremony at Calhoun Liberty Hospital, Dalton Brazell, a junior at Blountstown High School, was recognized for his outstanding accomplishments in the area of transition. Dalton takes part in a career prep program provided by a partnership between Calhoun County schools and the Department of Vocational Rehabilitation that provides students the opportunity to gain […]

Forever Young Blountstown High School Prom 2016

Blountstown High School students and their dates enjoyed their aptly-themed prom, “Forever Young” at the W.T. Neal Civic Center Friday night.

Former BHS Tiger teammates, classmates hold gathering

Their days on the football field and the basketball court may be behind them but many friendships have endured through the years since they shared classrooms at Blountstown High School in the 1950s and ‘60s. A “Tiger Tradition” gathering was held Friday at Robert Trammell’s camp north of Blountstown. Despite the rainy weather, around 100 […]

BHS Baseball Team to host benefit concert March 19

Amanda Cook and Kennesaw Ridge will perform in a concert benefitting the Blountstown High School baseball team Saturday, March 19 at 6 p.m. in the Blountstown Middle School Auditorium. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door or from Sheree Van Lierop (850) 209-3897. The auditorium is located at 17586 Main Street North.

Bulldogs end Tigers streak

The Liberty County Bulldogs hosted the Blountstown Tigers on Friday, Feb. 6 in a close game that was decided in extra innings. The Dawgs were able to kick off a 3-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory against the Tigers, ending their opponent’s series of five wins. Liberty went on to play an away game […]

Two Calhoun Co. graduates recognized by Education Commissioner

Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder announced that two graduates of the Calhoun County School District were recognized by Florida’s Commissioner of Education, Pam Stewart, during the State Board of Education meeting on Feb. 18. The purpose of the award is to recognize students or former students for demonstrating perseverance through challenging times, maintaining […]