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Timpson Bears ready to see where they stand

Last year the Timpson Bears struggled in pre-district play and went into conference play with a very unimpressive 0-4 record before winning two straight District 11 Class 2A games to begin conference play. Timpson eventually went 4-1 in league play and won their first playoff matchup with Evadale in a thrilling 45-39 win before being unseated by Chilton 33-7 in the second round of post-season play.

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SCBA wrapping up a busy August

The Shelby County Bass Anglers wrapped up a busy month of August down at Holly Park Marina on Toledo Bend. Due to high water temps and excessive heat, the club voted to conduct an early weigh in at 2pm to preserve the health of the bass for a quick release after weigh in. 33 teams of anglers showed up to brave the heat, and storms that blew across the lake on Saturday afternoon.

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SCBA Battle of the Border

Huxley Bay Marina on Toledo Bend lake was the sight of last weekend's Battle of the Border presented by Wings and Whitetails of Carthage. Panola County anglers challenged the Shelby County anglers to the 1st annual fishing tournament with 100% paybacks of entry fees and prizes donated by Wings and Whitetails. Top ten teams from each county's weights were calculated to determine the winning overall county in the competition. Individual team prizes were also awarded. 


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