From the Pressbox | February 21, 2019

And so it has come to pass. There will be no more girls’ basketball contested in Marion County until November, when Mark Allen’s squad again gets on the court. Jefferson’s Bi-District dismissal from the schoolgirl playoffs comes with District 15-3A company, however, and with District Champ Tatum eliminated as well, it’s time to recognize the… Read More From the Pressbox | February 21, 2019

From the Pressbox | January 24, 2019

By Charlie Chitwood, Jimplecute Columnist Now that college basketball is nearing the midway point of conference schedules, the TV cameras begin focusing on the key “atmosphere” games – intense sectional rivalries played out before raucous crowds in some special House of Basketball. Any game at Utah State’s Smith Spectrum is always a treat, what with… Read More From the Pressbox | January 24, 2019

From the Pressbox | January 10, 2019

By CHARLIE CHITWOOD Jimplecute Columnist It’s been somewhat routine in the past 20-or-so years to get that sinking feeling when the confetti drops on the NCAA National Championship Game – college football’s over. For Dallas Cowboy fans, the season’s usually been over for a couple of weeks but Dak Prescott and Zeke Elliott have seen… Read More From the Pressbox | January 10, 2019

From the Pressbox | November 29, 2018

By CHARLIE CHITWOOD Jimplecute Columnist Last week’s Class 3A-Division I Area Playoff against Malakoff marked the end of Jefferson’s football season, 31-21. The Dawgs’ defeat was an honorable one and remarkably similar to the previous two second-round playoff losses with Jefferson falling to a bulkier, stronger team that could control both the line of scrimmage… Read More From the Pressbox | November 29, 2018