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 …

Hounds Edge Houston County

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Scores

The Houston County Bears let one slip through their paws, literally,  Friday night in Gray.  Jones County used a tenacious attack from an undersized defensive line to harass Bears’ QB Jake Fromm just enough to provide the edge needed to get the  24-17 win.   In the loss, Fromm passed for almost 400 yards (2TDs, 2-Int’s) with several critical passes …