Albertville Aggies make jump to Class 7A

The Albertville Aggies are the new kids on the block in Class 7A this season

SEC announces medical protocol for COVID-19

SEC releases medical protocols for fall sports

Inside the new football locker rooms at Alabama, and yes, they’re nice

AHSAA in need of football officials as season inches closer

  Fyffe aims for another state title in Class 3A

  Red Bay aims for special ‘21 season

Continued Coverage

  Raiders era begins under Lloyd

  9 north Alabama teams make ASWA preseason poll

JPII High School announces new athletic director

Nashville Predators team up with Red Cross to host largest multi-city summer blood drive, Huntsville to be part of drive

  Former Alabama AD Bill Battle in hospital with coronavirus

  Falcons poised for big season in Class 7A

  Deshler aims for big 2020 season

Tigers prepare for '20 season

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season.

Bassmaster Elite Tournament moved to Lake Guntersville

Lake Guntersville and Goose Pond Colony received some good news on Thursday.

  Mars Hill ready for jump to Class 2A

Panthers aim from Class 2A championship

  Tigers make the move to Class 4A

  Boaz football team helps out teammate with bike donation

  Muscle Shoals athletics postponed

Hockey could return to Huntsville in December

  Morard wins first professional golf event in Tennessee

Drew Brees announces $5M donation to build healthcare centers in La.

Nation’s top-ranked defensive tackle commits to Alabama

Five-start defensive tackle Damon Payne committed to play to Alabama Sunday afternoon.

Greene & Sumter counties cancel fall sports for first 9 weeks

Officials in Greene and Sumter counties will announce Monday that all fall sports will be canceled for the first nine weeks of the school year.

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

NFL players report to training camp July 28

Sideline: How school districts are keeping players, fans safe during upcoming football season

High school football this year will be more than just X's and O's. The game within the game could be how schools plan to keep things clean for players and fans.

Students eligible to play sports even if they choose virtual learning option

Whether if you choose traditional learning or virtual learning for this upcoming school year, the AHSAA says as long as a student is enrolled in their school and following all the proper guidelines, they are eligible to play sports this fall.

AHSAA discusses return to play best practices released Wednesday

The latest from the AHSAA on Thursday

  Gulf South Conference delays intercollegiate athletic competition

To accommodate this new schedule, soccer, volleyball, and football will exclusively play against conference opponents.

  Lance West promoted to UAH hockey head coach

Lance West is UAH's new hockey head coach.

  AHSAA approves return to play guidelines

The first contest can be August 20.

  Brown making an impact on and off the court

Kobe Brown prepares for sophomore season at Mizzou

  National volleyball championships in Huntsville this week

Teams from all over the country are in Huntsville for the 2020 National Beach Tour-Junior Championships.

Magic City Classic moved to the Spring

This fall would have been the 79th Magic City Classic between Alabama A&M and Alabama State University, but instead, fans will now celebrate it’s rich tradition in the spring due to COVID-19.

  Magic City Classic alumni react to SWAC postponing fall sports

The conference has started the process of formalizing plans to conduct a competitive schedule for the fall sports during the 2021 spring semester.

  SWAC postpones fall games due to COVID-19 concerns

The Southwestern Athletic Conference is postponing all scheduled fall games due to COVID-19 concerns.

  North Alabama mom inspires others to explore the great outdoors

Huntsville family inspires others to enjoy hiking

ESPN: Most highest-paid college coaches avoid salary cuts

ESPN surveyed the 65 Power Five conference schools along with 10 other prominent basketball programs.

  Petty Mulls NBA Draft or Return to Alabama

John Petty mulls NBA decision

  Area swimmers prepare for senior seasons

Area swimmers prepare for senior seasons

  Hewitt-Trussville boys cross country team starts free lawn service for those in need

When COVID-19 put everything on pause, the Hewitt-Trussville boys cross country team decided to put their legs to use outside of their running shoes.

  86-year-old softball player enjoys game, inspires others in area senior league

86-year-old plays for the love of the game

  18U travel baseball team wins Wood Bat National Championship

VBA 18U from north Alabama wins national championship

  Season ticket push continues for UAH hockey

Season tickets available for UAH hockey

  Havoc Optimistic For SPHL Season

Havoc prepare for SPHL season amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

  Deshler High School student contracts COVID-19

Deshler High School is dealing with the latest COVID-19 case involving a student-athlete in north Alabama.

  SEC Athletic Directors meet at the SEC Headquarters in Birmingham

The meeting and discussions follow announcements from the Big 10 and Pac 12 that they will only play in-conference games this fall.

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey: ‘The direct reality is not good’

Sankey was on the Marty & McGee show on ESPN when he was asked about football, college athletics and the current status of the coronavirus pandemic.

Univ. of Alabama AD says they will ‘adjust’ after Pac-12 decision

The matchup between Alabama and USC Sept. 5 to kick off the season will not happen.

  Decatur native gives back to hometown

Local standout gives back

  SWAC Commissioner Prepares for Contingency Plans for Fall Athletics

SWAC prepares for changes for Fall Sports

  Leo the lion to stay at UNA

Leo the lion to stay at UNA

  Huntsville Speedway owner shares future plans for racetrack, surrounding property

Huntsville Speedway owner shares his plans for renovations and future projects.

  Area high school practices COVID-19 protocol

Area high school practices COVID-19 protocol

  Area county club remembers former owner, prepares for Spirit Tourney in ‘21

Local golf course prepares for big event in 2021

  Former Tide & Tiger players weigh-in on SEC football season

After the Big Ten announced a conference-only schedule for fall sports Thursday afternoon, former Auburn defensive tackle Tommy Jackson believes that decision makes sense and expects other conferences to follow suit.

  AHSAA launches new program that would give schools a device to stream athletic events

With COVID-19 impacting high school athletics this fall, some schools could soon be installing a streaming device to broadcast games online.

5 Panthers sign baseball scholarships

Five players sign scholarships

  UNA head coach battled COVID-19 in June

Lions head coach battled COVID-19 during the summer

Trash Pandas release ticket policies for canceled 2020 season

The Rocket City Trash Pandas announced Wednesday policies for fans holding tickets to any of the club’s scheduled home games at Toyota Field.

Alabama Offensive Coordinator Steve Sarkisian recovering from heart procedure

"Coach Sarkisian underwent a successful procedure this past Thursday (July 2) in Birmingham. He is back home in Tuscaloosa and is expected to make a full recovery.”

UA Athletics announces transition to mobile-only tickets

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, UA Athletics has announced mobile-only ticketing and parking, enabling contactless entry into all venues, beginning with the 2020 football season.

  NCAA Division I South Regional Cross Country Championship awarded to Huntsville

The event will take place at the new John Hunt Cross Country Running Park on Nov. 12, 2021.

Washington Redskins QB suggests ‘Red Tails’ as new team name

The name “Redskins” is seen by some as a racial slur against Native Americans, and a name that people have been pushing for the team to remove for decades.

  July Fourth events happening at Toyota Field

The Trash Pandas have a full lineup of events happening at Toyota Field this month.

Danville high school football coach tests positive for Covid-19

High school football workouts have been put on hold at Danville high school following a positive Covid-19 test from head football coach Shannon McGregory.

  Trash Pandas inaugural season officially canceled

The Rocket City Trash Pandas have announced that their opening season is officially canceled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

CFL team releases former Alabama player over controversial anti-LGBTQ tweets

The Edmonton Eskimos released receiver/kick returner and former Alabama Crimson Tide standout Christion Jones in response to tweets Jones sent out Saturday.

Report: Patriots fined, lose draft pick for videotaping Bengals

The punishment handed down to the Patriots includes fines and the loss of a 2021 draft pick.

  Atlanta Braves pitcher / North Alabama native reflects on upcoming season

Atlanta Braves pitcher / North Alabama native reflects on upcoming season

  Huntsville High School basketball faces new challenges

Huntsville High's basketball team and their Head Coach Christian Schweers understands the brave reality of the new normal, and what that could be heading into a new basketball season.

  Collegiate national champion angler hails from Alabama

Preston Kendrick of Gardendale, AL teamed up with Bailey Fain to win the 2020 Collegiate BASS Fishing National Championship at Pickwick Lake in Florence, AL. Kendrick talks about winning the title, what he used as bait, his dreams and his love for fishing.

  Area boxing gym offers hope

Boxing a way for people to stay in shape

  USA Volleyball Junior Tournament heads to Hunstville

National volleyball tournament heads to Huntsville

  Alabama football team video: “All Lives Can’t Matter Until Black Lives Matter”

Quarterback Mac Jones, linebacker Dylan Moses and more made statement about the value of unity on a team and within society.

  UNA maintains protocols for student-athletes

Athletes continue return to collegiate campuses

  Special signing day ceremony for area football standout

Local standout honored

JPII signs collegiate scholarships

Athletes sign scholarships

  Muscle Shoals High School athlete tests positive for COVID-19; athletics facilities closed

Muscle Shoals High School issued a notice that a student-athlete has tested positive for COVID-19.

FBI: Video evidence shows noose found in garage of Bubba Wallace had been there since Oct. 2019

“Although the noose is now known to have been in garage number 4 in 2019, nobody could have known Mr. Wallace would be assigned to garage number 4 last week.”