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MAYO, Fla. — Before the start of the basketball season, Lafayette High senior Renee Clines had a feeling it could be a special year.

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LIVE OAK — Injuries may have prevented the Suwannee High girls soccer team from finding its rhythm, but it didn’t stop the Bulldogs from placing seven players on the All-Suwannee Valley soccer team.

LIVE OAK — In the first nine games of the regular season, the Suwannee High softball team has faced defending state champions, playoff teams and tough competition in every game.

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LIVE OAK — It was a good season for area girls’ basketball teams as Class 1A schools Lafayette and Branford finished with winning records and playoff berths. Hamilton County showed some improvement from a season ago and Class 4A Suwannee had double-digit wins.

LAKE CITY — Florida Gateway College has become the first NJCAA School in the State of Florida to formally announce the addition of a varsity esports team to its athletics program lineup. The team will begin competition in Fall 2021.

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JASPER, Fla. — For the third straight year, Hamilton County High School is searching for a new football coach.

MAYO — After hammering a line drive off the fence for a double in his first at-bat, Dylan Mock stepped to the plate and hit an inside fastball over the fence in right field for an opposite-field home run.

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LIVE OAK — It wasn’t always pretty and there were certainly some mistakes Thursday night. But when Kalle Herring hauled in a shovel pass from Maci Campbell and extended her arms into the Langford Stadium end zone to lift the Suwannee High flag football team to a double-overtime win, all that…

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TAMPA — Playing on the big stage for the program’s launch, the Suwannee High flag football team split a pair of games at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Preseason Classic.

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LIVE OAK — Scoring runs hasn’t been a problem for a balanced Suwannee High lineup so far this season.

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LIVE OAK — Already enrolled at the University of Florida, Josh Braun continues to garner high school accolades.

COCOA — Heading into the district tournament today, the Suwannee High wrestling team warmed up by winning the Viper Round Robin at Space Coast High School on Saturday.

MADISON — For the second straight game, the Lafayette girls basketball team used a big third quarter to position itself for a playoff win.

TRENTON — Opening the Class 1A playoffs on the road last week, the Lafayette High girls basketball team slayed a giant in defending state champion Trenton.

LIVE OAK — As they prepare to embark on their collegiate careers, Suwannee High football coach Kyler Hall told Josh Braun, Merlin Leal and Tyree Taylor during a Feb. 4 signing ceremony to remain DOGS.

MAYO — Finding a way to stop Lafayette striker Emmanuel Tovar is no easy task. Saint Joseph Academy had no answer for him or the rest of the Hornets during the second half of Wednesday’s regional quarterfinal match.

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LIVE OAK, Fla. — When establishing the foundation to the Suwannee High girls weightlifting program two years ago, coach Brittney Shearer envisioned winning a state championship: in five years.

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LIVE OAK — For nearly 60 minutes Friday night, Suwannee High couldn’t solve Wakulla keeper Sebastian Gaffney.

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JASPER — A breakaway goal in the second minute, another score five minutes later and a 4-0 lead at halftime — it was a dream start for the Lafayette Hornets and a nightmare beginning for the Hamilton County.

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LIVE OAK — One week after repeating as district champions, the Suwannee High girls weightlifting team powered its way to a second straight region title.

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LIVE OAK, Fla. — The Suwannee Middle School softball team has a new best friend.

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LIVE OAK — Mixing in a full-court press, half-court traps and an aggressive man-to-man defense, the Suwannee High girls basketball team caused havoc against a talented Bradford team on Tuesday.

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LIVE OAK — A new-look district produced the same result for Suwannee High School.

MAYO — With six straight wins and a record of 16-1-2, the Lafayette High boys soccer team is rolling.

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MAYO — The regular-season finale turned out pretty well for the Lafayette High girls soccer team.

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Michael A. Stellabotte, Jr., 94, Live Oak, FL passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020. The native was a WWII Veteran while serving in the Navy and was of Catholic Faith. Mr. Stellabotte is survived by his three daughters: Jessica (Greg) Hammock, Live Oak, FL, Ingrid (Ed) Stokes, TX, Jennifer (…

Mr. Robert B. Dozier, 74, Live Oak, FL passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Shands UF in Jacksonville, FL following an extended illness. He was the son of the late Marvin Allen and Janet Britt Byrd Dozier, Sr. Mr. Dozier was preceded in death by his daughter, Dolly Dozier and a brother,…

James G. Cordry, 67 of Branford, FL. passed away on Tuesday March 10, 2020. He is preceded in death by his parents; Claudia Mae and Edward Cordy and one brother Larry Cordry. James is survived by his wife Nancy Branch Cordy, one daughter, Kristy (Steven) Harris of Mayo, FL., one son Derek (A…