Irma forces football schedule changes

Due to the effects of Hurricane Irma, the following changes have been made to the local high school football calendar:

  • Howard at Veterans. Change: Moved from Thursday at Freedom Field to Friday at McConnell-Talbert Stadium. Kickoff: 7 p.m.
  • Northside at Ware County (in Southeast Georgia). Change: Moved from this Friday, Sept. 15, to next Friday, Sept. 22 (originally the Eagles’ bye week). Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.