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

From the Pressbox | November 1, 2018

By CHARLIE CHITWOOD Jimplecute Columnist You’ll forgive the local Bulldog lifers if they’ve an incessant grin and walk around pretty light on their toes this week, basking in the revelry that is Jefferson 56, Atlanta 21 on the local gridiron. The resounding victory over their parents’ and grandparents’ arch-rivals was impressive as the score indicates… Read More From the Pressbox | November 1, 2018

From the Pressbox | October 18, 2018

By CHARLIE CHITWOOD Jimplecute Columnist Jefferson’s Bulldogs certainly found themselves in a scrap last week at Mt. Vernon, but Antwain Jimmerson’s squad overcame some extra home-town “hospitality” and left Don Meredith Stadium with a 20-14 victory over a key competitor for the District 7-3A crown. The Dawgs improved to 7-0 on the year and remain… Read More From the Pressbox | October 18, 2018