“Feels good to be home”: Jake Fromm flips commitment from Alabama to UGA

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Houston County HS, Latest News

Today was a very special day for the hometown state. Herschel Walker celebrated his 54th birthday. It was also a very special day for Jake Fromm, who decided to decommit from the University of Alabama and commit to the University of Georgia, “his hometown team”. Walker stood in Fromm’s shoes three decades back, a young star who had the choice …

Houston County strikes out Panthers

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Perry HS

The Perry Panthers traveled just up the street to Houston County this evening and played the Bears for the second time this season. Houston County came out on top again, with a 5-1 win over the Panthers. The story of the ballgame was the pitching from DL Hall and the offensive attack from Blake Dawson of Houston County. DL Hall …

Houston County Produces Three Signees for National Signing Day

Emily Simmons Featured, football, Houston County HS, Signees

The Houston County Bears celebrate the National Signing Day of 2016 with three signees for football. “I, for one, am extremely proud of these three young men for their hard work and determination on and off the field.” as was said by the Head Football Coach, Jon Lassiter. Payton Johnson signed to Berry College with a receiving record of Honorable …

HoCo competition cheer wins region

Greg Elrod Cheerleading, Featured, Houston County HS, ringchasing

The sounds of cowbells, blasts of vuvuzela, and screams of joyous fans were still ringing in the ears of the Bear cheer squad as they traveled to Dublin for region competition on Saturday. The energy of the football team’s first region title would help carry the Bears varsity competition cheer squad to their fourth consecutive region championship, scoring 295 of …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Jake Fromm

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, Houston County HS

Our athlete of the week is Jake Fromm, a junior from Houston County. The son of Lee and Emerson Fromm, Jake is the starting quarterback for the Houston County Bears football team. He has played baseball for the Bears for two years on varsity and three years on the varsity football squad. Fromm has won many awards during his time …