Tag "Valley Head"

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com IDER, Ala. — The Valley Head Tigers spoiled the Ider Hornets Homecoming, defeating the Hornets, 42-21 on Friday night.  With 4:57 remaining in the first quarter, Jordan Burt scampered in from 1-yard out. 

Story & Photos by Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — Last Friday night, the Valley Head Tigers fell to the Decatur Heritage Christian Academy Eagles, 35-14 in region play.  The Eagles struck early and frequently in

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — The Valley Head Tigers defeated the Alabama School for the Deaf, 45-8, in their season opener on Friday night. The Tigers put on nineteen unanswered points in the first

40 Years of Service

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — Attorney Patrick H. Tate was honored for forty years of service as Valley Head’s municipal town attorney at this week’s meeting of the Valley Head Town Council.  From the Mayor and

By Marla Jones,Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Coaches from across DeKalb County recently gathered to make their selections for the 2018 All-County Football team. Fyffe senior runningback Payton Anderson was named the Player of the Year.  Junior

By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Marla Jones) DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — The Dekalb County Board of Education met November 29, 2018. After the approval of minutes from last session and a 2017, an audit presentation by Cade

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Marla Jones) COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — The Collinsville Panthers finished  their regular season play, shutting out the Valley Head Tigers, 34-0.  This win gives the Panthers their fifth straight shutout of the season.

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Marla Jones) GADSDEN, Ala. — The Valley Head Tigers fell to the Coosa Christian Conquerors, 71-14 on the road Friday night. The Conquerors jumped to an early lead scoring 21 unanswered points

By Amy Thrash, Sports Reporter • amy@southerntorch.com (Photo by Amy Thrash) RAGLAND, Ala. — The Valley Head Tigers were defeated by the Ragland Devils 47-6 on Friday. The Devils scored on their first possession with 10:04 remaining in the first quarter.

Panthers v. Tigers

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Amy Thrash) VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — The Valley Head Tigers hosted the Woodville Panthers on a Thursday night game. The Panthers defeated the Tigers, 35-6. Woodville has defeated Valley Head four