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Lin Earns All-State Award


Gallatin High School senior Sara Lin has been named to the Missouri Class 2 All-State Second Team. Lin, who played pitcher and center field, batted .471 with five home runs, and set new GHS marks for hits (40) and runs scored (35).

On the mound, Lin won 12 games with an earned run average of 1.30.

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Polo Vaults into District Title Game with 47-26 Win Over Gallatin

The Gallatin Bulldogs gave a good effort Friday night but could not hang with top-seeded Polo in the semifinal round of Class 1, District 8 play, thanks, in part, from a big game by senior quarterback/running back Wiley Martin.

Martin rushed 32 times for 388 yards and five touchdowns to lead Polo to a 47-26 win that eliminated Gallatin from post season play. The Bulldogs finished 7-4 on the season,

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Young Hunters Check 18,091 Deer

Missouri early youth hunt

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announced that young hunters ages six through 15 checked 18,091 deer during Missouri’s early youth portion of deer hunting seasons on Nov. 1 and 2.

Top counties for the early youth hunt were Osage with 448, Franklin with 393, and Howell with 376 deer checked. Last year’s harvest total for the early youth hunt was 18,676.

Antlered bucks accounted for

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First Deer Taken with Crossbow

On Nov. 2, 2014, Breanna Houk, eight-year-old of Mercer, was hunting on Johnson’s Land Management in Daviess County with her mother Sheila Houk and father Rick Houk. Breanna shot her first deer with her crossbow at 15 yards. The 14 point buck ran about 50 yards then laid down. She made such a good shot the buck didn’t get up. With all the excitement they didn’t realize Breanna had shot

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Hunters Checked 5,691 Turkeys During MO Fall Firearms Season

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announced that hunters checked 5,691 turkeys during Missouri’s fall firearms turkey season, which ran Oct. 1-31. Last year’s fall firearms turkey harvest total was 5,929 birds.

Top harvest counties for the 2014 season were Greene with 165 turkeys checked, Franklin with 163, and St. Clair with 160.

Daviess had 57 total turkeys taken; eight adult; nine juvenile; 19 adult hens; and 21 juvenile hens.

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Blasts from the Past

Nov. 3, 2004

Gallatin High School’s Adam Strein and Emily Gay have been nominated for the coveted Wendy’s Heisman Award. This award honors the nation’s top high school seniors who best exemplify a supreme “citizen-scholar-athlete.”

Nov. 2, 1994

Tara Lockridge Burns, a 1990 graduate of Gallatin High School, has been selected to be an education ambassador at the University of Missouri. Tara is married to Brant Burns, a 1989 graduate

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Tigers Hold Off Vandy, Host Kentucky Next

by Benjamin Herrold 

It wasn’t until late in the game on Saturday, as a warm October day yielded to the soft glow of twilight, that Missouri (6-2, 3-1 in SEC play) finally put away its game with Vanderbilt. Bud Sasser reeled in a 25-yard touchdown pass from Maty Mauk with 2:05 to go, the final score in a 24-14 Tiger win on Homecoming.

Vanderbilt (2-6, 0-5 in SEC) is not

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Gallatin Beats South Harrison with Too Many Weapons

Advances to Polo rematch

There was a question to be answered heading into Friday night’s football rematch between Gallatin and South Harrison. How would the GHS Bulldogs respond, having their leading rusher and scorer on the sidelines nursing a sore hamstring?

The answer came quickly and to Gallatin’s advantage.

With starting fullback Trystan Sunby, a 1,000 yard rusher with 16 touchdowns, on the bench, Gallatin turned to other weapons that

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Jameson Native Trains Winning Rodeo Horse


Austin Lawrence of Sperry, Okla., a member of the Oklahoma Junior Rodeo Association (O.J.R.A.), recently competed at the 2013-14 O.J.R.A. finals held at the Flyin Cow Arena in Grove, Okla. He qualified in breakaway roping and ribbon roping. Austin was champion all around boy, winner of the ribbon roping saddle and won the average in the breakaway roping. His mount was the AQHA Stallion “Dusted with Steel.” The horse

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