Haleyville

The A team of HMS scholars bowl advances to quarterfinals


Haleyville Middle School Scholars Bowl sponsor Allison Sigler and Principal Bo Wilcoxson reward all three teams for a job well done this year. Students, back row, from left, Gabe Church, Chloe Hulsey, Abigail Williams, Oscar Lara, Jasmine Wilson, John Barrett Godsey, McKenzie Brooks, Cody Cagle, Brodie Britnell and Lilie Defoor. Front row, from left, Landon Harris, Peighton Kilpatrick, Alyssa Mobley, Araya Beck, Kylie Miller, Maddie Wilson and Even Howard. Not pictured is Andrew Luna.
HALEYVILLE - The 2019-2020 scholars bowl teams at Haleyville Middle School proved they know their facts at the recent Russellville Middle School Invitational, where all three teams including A, B, and C won matches and the A team advanced to the quarterfinals.

HHS girls lose in semi-final to returning state champions


HHS leading scorer Catie Aldridge fights her way around double coverage.

HANCEVILLE - The Rogers High School Lady Pirates showed why they are the returning 4A state champions, with a tenacious double-triple defense and an outside shooting game that can take most down. RHS came in with a 25-4 record.
The Lady Pirates defeated the Haleyville High School Lady Lions Monday, Feb. 17, in the northwest regional semi-finals held at Wallace State Community College by a score of 61-17.

HHS Lions defeat Danville Hawks


Grayson Long puts in two points for HHS.

HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Lions defeated Danville Tuesday, Feb. 11, 52-37 to advance to regional competition.
Clay Blanton was the leading scorer for HHS with 19 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists.
Grayson Long had 14 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assist;
Gavin West, 6 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists;
Jon Tyler Gilbert, 5 points, 7 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block;
Rome Yarbrough, 5 points, 9 rebounds, 1 assist;
Grant Dye, 3 points, 4 rebounds.
Haleyville played West Limestone Monday, Feb. 17, at Wallace State in Hanceville in regional play.

HHS girls ground Falcons 37-32


Reagan Kutis makes good on a two-pointer.

HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Lady Lions clawed their way through to a win Monday, Feb. 10, against the St. John Paul II Catholic Falcons in sub-region play. The Lady Lions won the right to host the game by winning their area.
HHS won by a score of 37-32, led by high scorer Catie Aldridge with 9 points. She had 3 rebounds and 2 assists on the night.
Reagan Kutis was close behind with 7 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal.
Tesley Callahan put in 6 points and 1 rebound.
Mae Boyles scored 5 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist and 2 steals.

HHS boys lose in region semifinals to West Limestone


Gavin West takes a pass around the side for the Lions.

HANCEVILLE  - The Haleyville Lions just had a five point deficit at halftime at West Limestone in the 4A northwest regional semi-finals Monday, Feb. 17, held at Wallace State Community College. The Wildcats, however, came out on top 54-38 in the end.
Jon Tyler Gilbert had 13 points for HHS, 7 rebounds and 1 assist;
Clay Blanton put in 12 points, with 2 rebounds and 1 steal;
Grayson Long added 5 points, 1 rebound, 2 assists and 2 steals;
Rome Yarbrough hit for 4 points, 3 rebounds and 1 assist;

Trophy case, patriotic mural honor Late Sr. Airman Mark Forester


From left, Haleyville High School Principal Davey Reed, art student Anna Reyes and Ray Forester are proud of the new trophy case and patriotic mural honoring Ray's son, Senior Airman Mark Forester, who was killed in the line of duty in 2010.
HALEYVILLE - What began as an expansion of the Haleyville High School nurse's station thanks to state windfall monies has led to a multi-faceted project displaying student talent as a memorial to Sr. Airman Mark Forester, who was killed in the line of duty in 2010.