McIntosh County Academy used a strong time consuming rushing attack last Friday night to ruin the Homecoming affairs of the Charlton County Indians. McIntosh jumped out to an early lead and then withstood an Indian rally that fell short and hung on for a 29-21 win.

The Charlton County Maidens softball team lost to Lanier County to open last week but bounced back to win over Atkinson County, Glynn Academy, and Echols County. They are currently in second place in Region 2-A behind Lanier with a 5-1 region mark. 

   The Charlton County Indians got 357 rushing yards from senior running back Tony Cobb and turned a seven-point lead at the half to a 54-23 win over Long County last Friday night in Ludowici.

The Bethune Middle School Braves hosted Berrien County Middle school Wednesday, September 9.  The Braves staged a great come-from-behind win in the second half after going down 28-20 at halftime.  The Braves completed a game-winning touchdown on the final play to pick up the victory 40-36.  …

   The Charlton County Maidens softball team continues to battle Mother Nature, but did manage to get two games in last week falling on the road Monday to Camden County before beating Wayne County at home Saturday. With all the cancellations the Maidens will be busy in the final few weeks of…

The Indian football team exploded for 40 second half points on the way to a 54-23 over Long County last Friday night. Tony Cobb had a career night, rushing the football after picking up 357 yards on the ground. The Tribe will return to Champ Bailey Field this Friday night when they host McIn…

The Bethune Middle School Braves rallied from a 16 point deficit in the second half scoring on the game's final play to defeat Berrien Middle School 40-36 at Champ Bailey Field on Wednesday.

The Charlton County Maidens softball team returned to action last week after a two week layoff and came away with a win against Brooks County after being edged by Ware County.

   The Charlton County Maidens softball team returned to action last week splitting a pair of games. The Maidens dropped a close game at home against Ware County before blasting Brooks County on the road. Their record now sits at 6-2 on the season, and they are 3-0 in Region 2-A action.

The Charlton County football squad opened their season up with a bang last Friday night at Champ Bailey Field. The Tribe returned the opening kickoff back for a touchdown and never looked back on the way to a 39-0 win over Brantley County. The Indians are off this Friday and return to action…

The Bethune Middle School Braves opened the 2020 football season last Wednesday when they hosted Camden Middle School at Champ Bailey Field. The Braves had a late lead slip away at the end and fell by a 24-20 score.

After wondering if the day would ever come, the Charlton County Indians will open up the season this Friday night against Brantley County. Kickoff is slated for 7:30 at Champ Bailey Field.

The Charlton County Indians and Bethune Middle School Braves lined up under the lights last Friday night in the annual Soap Game scrimmage. Both teams were able to work on their offensive and defensive skills in front of fans and allow coaches the chance to see what improvements need to be m…

The Charlton County Maidens improved to 5-1 on the year after knocking off Ware County and Atkinson County on the road last week. The Atkinson wins ran their Region 2-A record to 2-0 on the season.

The Charlton County Maidens softball team continued their good start to the season after knocking off Ware County and Atkinson County on the road. The Maidens are now 5-1 on the season and 2-0 in Region 2-A play.

 The Charlton County Indians football team will hold their annual Soap game scrimmage Friday night at Champ Bailey Field. The public will get the chance to see the 2020 Indians in action, as well as the Bethune Middle School Braves. The Braves are expected to open the scrimmage at 6:45 p.m. …

The Charlton County Maidens softball team had four games scheduled last week and they came away with one win and one loss, while Mother Nature was victorious in the other two contests.

The Charlton County Maidens softball team split a pair of games last week as they dropped a one run decision to Glynn Academy before bouncing back to win their first region game over Turner County. 

Despite having their preseason scrimmage canceled, the Charlton County Maidens softball team looked to be in mid-season form Saturday in Thomasville as they opened the season with wins over Baconton Charter School and Seminole County. The Maidens got excellent pitching and timely hitting to …

 The Charlton County Maidens softball squad opened up the 2020 season in strong fashion on Saturday beating Baconton Charter School and Seminole County in a tournament in Thomasville. The Maidens outscored the two opponents 15-2.

 After months of no live local sports, the Charlton County Maidens fast pitch softball team will be the first to return to action. The Maidens will host Camden County this Thursday at 6:00 p.m., then open the regular season on the road with two games in the Thomasville Tournament, and will b…

The Charlton County Maidens softball squad gets their season off to a start this week. On Thursday, they will host Camden County in a preseason scrimmage at 6:00 p.m. and then begin the regular season on Saturday when they head to Thomasville for a tournament.

The Georgia High School Association Board of Trustees voted last week to delay the start of football season two weeks. So the first game for Charlton County will now be on September 4 against Brantley County. All ten games will remain on the schedule.

Charlton County Maidens softball player Jalees Murphy received the chance to extend her playing career after signing to play college softball at Wesleyan College in Macon. Murphy will join former Maiden teammates Lauran Allbritton and Savannah Pollock who both finished up their freshman seas…

Former Charlton County Maiden softball players showed they still had the skills last Saturday night when they met at Maidens Field for the first ever Alumni Softball Game. Players ranged from classes of late 1990’s to the present. In the nine inning game, Team Sacagawea rallied from a 5-0 de…

Congratulations to Maiden softball player Jalees Murphy for signing to play college softball at Wesleyan College in Macon.

The Indian football squad continues to put in off season work as the official day to start practice is less than two weeks away. On July 27 teams are allowed to begin practice giving the Tribe four weeks to get ready for their opening game on August 21 against Brantley County.

The Charlton County Parks and Recreation Department will hold signups for cheerleading starting July 13 and ending on August 20. Cheerleading is for boys or girls in the age groups of eight-under, ten-under, and 12-under. The cost is $30.00. Signups will be held at the Recreation office at 2…

 The Charlton County Parks and Recreation Department will hold signups for youth soccer starting July 13 and ending on August 20. Soccer is for boys or girls in the age groups of six-under, eight-under, ten-under, and 12-under. The cost is $30.00. Signups will be held at the Recreation offic…

The Charlton County Parks and Recreation Department will hold signups for youth football starting July 13 and ending on August 20. Football is for boys or girls in the age groups of eight-under, ten-under, and 12-under. The cost is $35.00. Signups will be held at the Recreation office at 252…

With the GHSA mandated “Dead Week” over, the Indian football squad returned to work this week under some updated GHSA guidelines. The GHSA now allows intrasquad scrimmaging in addition to previous mandates allowing the use of balls in groups of up to 50 people.

The Charlton County Parks and Recreation Department will hold signups for cheerleading starting July 13 and ending on August 20. Cheerleading is for boys or girls in the age groups of eight-under, ten-under, and 12-under. The cost is $30.00. Signups will be held at the Recreation office at 2…

The Charlton County Parks and Recreation Department will hold signups for youth soccer starting July 13 and ending on August 20. Soccer is for boys or girls in the age groups of six-under, eight-under, ten-under, and 12-under. The cost is $30.00. Signups will be held at the Recreation office…

For the second summer in a row former Indian and University of Georgia pitcher Jack Gowen will be honing his skills for the Savannah Bananas of the Coastal Plain League. Gowen had his sophomore season in Athens cut short by the Covid-19 pandemic and will be looking to get back in action this…

The Indian football squad is enjoying a week off this week with the GHSA mandated “Dead Week” in place. No organized team activities are allowed to take place. The Tribe will get back to work on Monday in preparation for the upcoming season.

Congratulations to former Indian star Champ Bailey for being nominated for the College Football Hall of Fame. He is among 85 former players and coaches that will be voted on by National Football Foundation members and current College Football Hall of Famers. The 2021 Hall of Fame class will …

Congratulations to former Maiden softball players Lauran Allbritton and Savannah Pollock for being named to the USA South Academic All Conference team. Both young ladies had their freshman seasons cut short at Wesleyan College due to the Coronavirus, but maintained a 3.90 grade point average…

The Charlton County Indian football squad finally got to begin preparations for 2020 football on Monday. The team was divided into small groups at different times, allowing them to begin weight lifting, per Georgia High School Association guidelines.

For the first time in several months, Charlton County athletes will be able to work out and condition together on school grounds beginning on Monday. The Indian football team has split the team into four groups to begin weight training. The GHSA has stated that groups of twenty, including co…

Golf and NASCAR continued to be the headliners for live play this past week. Another charity golfing event and two different races led the live action.

For the first time in a long while, live sports took place over the weekend with a Skins Game golf match for charity and the reopening of the NASCAR season at the Darlington Raceway. While it isn't the NBA or the start of the major league baseball season that many of us would like to see it …

There are still no live sports on television for everyone to get their fixes in, but several events are not far away.

While the world of sports is still at a standstill, there are signs of light at the end of the tunnel in some sports.

 A tough decision was made last week to cancel the youth baseball and softball seasons of the Charlton County Recreation Department. Refund checks will be mailed to people as soon as they are ready. 

The world of sports is slowly trying to make a comeback with some of the shelter in place restrictions being lifted.

Another week without sports happening around the world so I hope all you sports fans are enjoying watching all the Classic Games being shown on various channels to get your fix. ESPN has seemed to go back to their original roots showing off-the-wall sports, including Cornhole Tournaments and…

With the shelter in place going on nationwide, every week seems to be a challenge to create this article and this week is no different.

In a move that was predicated by Governor Kemp's closing of schools, the Georgia High School Association last week canceled the remainder of the spring sports seasons. 

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