Perry’s Clerkley signs with Georgia State

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Signees

Perry Panther Chris Clerkley signed a scholarship today to play basketball at Georgia State University in Atlanta.  The signing was held in the media center of Perry High School with Chris’ family, coaches, friends, and teammates in attendance. “I guess you could say my dream is starting to come true now; all the hard work is finally paying off and …

Perry, Veterans prepare for ‘turf war’

Don Moncrief Perry HS, Veterans HS

7-7 after three (versus Houston County). 7-7 at the half (Mary Persons). 7-6 at the half (Howard). 7-6 at the half (Peach County), 4-0 at the half (Monroe) … What does the fox say? “We’ve been competitive. Very competitive. We’ve just got to take it to four quarters.” So said Perry football Head Coach Carl Dixon, who didn’t call himself …

UPDATE: Perry falls in Game 3

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Softball

UPDATE: The good news for Perry Thursday was that it was able to score early. The bad news: It was unable to score late. Wayne County had a similar problem. Unfortunately for the Perry faithful, it was able to push across a couple of runs for a 5-4 win. That gave the Lady Jackets the series-clincher in the two teams’ Class …

Annual Rilvary Games Highlight Big Football Week

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

If you are a high school football fan this is your kind of week. Two key football rivalry games will happen here in Houston County, both with huge region implications. Also, scheduled for the same time as the rivalry games, Houston County faces Jones County in Gray, Georgia, in another key region matchup. There is plenty of gridiron action to …