Floyd Thomas Rich, 72, died Thursday, October 27, 2011 at his home in Marietta, GA from a long battle with cancer.
Richard Jeffery Mathis, 45, died Friday, October 28, 2011 at River Park Hospital in McMinnville.
SMITHVILLE - Defending Cannon County champion Auburn opened the 2011-12 season in convincing fashion with its girls and boys securing semifinal wins at the Best of the West Tournament at DeKalb West Elementary School Tuesday (Oct. 25).
Cody Petro did what he has consistently done all year, turning in two outstanding touchdown receptions and securing more than 200 all-purpose yards against Upperman Friday (Oct. 28).
East Side's girls and Woodland's boys were hoping to win their opening game in the 2011 WGS Border War Tournament to assure themselves of two additional contests to start the season.
Onlookers pointed in the direction a wanted man was fleeing, enabling a police officer to successfully chase him down on Oct. 26.