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  The Back the Badge event is lending a hand to law enforcement and their families

Back the Badge is a 5-K event being held tomorrow October 12th in Auburn.

Clutch play from Davis helps Opelika to 4-0 start

All-Access: Smiths Station

Central QB adds new threat to offense

All-Access: Spencer Greenwave

In the Huddle: Carver Tigers

Prather Hudson enters junior season at UGA

Continued Coverage

Central WR E.J. Williams commits to Clemson

In the Huddle: Schley County Wildcats

River Dragons prepare for inaugural season

Callaway’s Tank Bigsby commits to Auburn

  Lady Cougars begin preparations for 2019 soccer season

  Head coach looks back at Lions season

Auburn holds first pads practice

Auburn's first practice in pads of fall camp included red zone work with the quarterbacks.

  A whole new ballgame: Columbus Lions rally from 23 down to win at Orlando

The Lions go into the regular season finale against the Carolina Cobras on a hot streak -- and not just a hot streak. They're coming off the comeback of the year.

  Calvary Christian claims second straight state championship

The Calvary Christian School Knights claimed their second title in a row Friday night with a two-game sweep of Johnson Ferry Christian Academy, 10-3 and 15-1.

Columbus State falls in PBC Tournament Championship

Columbus State falls to North Georgia 90-72 in the Peach Belt Conference Championship.

Marion County claims first state championship

Columbus State moves on to Peach Belt Conference Championship

  Former Central High School basketball coach dies at 75

St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School in Columbus names new head football coach

  Brothers live out mom’s dream at Columbus High

Fans pack the stands for the Auburn vs. Washington Chick-fil-A Kick off game

WTVM News Leader 9 partners with Kinetic Credit Union to celebrate scholar athletes

It takes a special kind of student who can excel "in the classroom" just as successfully as they can "in the game".  And starting this school year, WTVM is proud to present the Kinetic Credit Union Scholar Athlete of the Week Award to deserving teens across the Chattahoochee Valley. We want to tell your student's story and celebrate their focus and dedication to becoming the best they can.  Nominations are now being accepted and we'll be ...

  UGA starting quarterback Jake Fromm fractures non-throwing hand

University of Georgia starting quarterback Jake Fromm has fractured one of his hands in a boating accident.

Former Auburn University athletic director roasted for a good cause

A roast was held in Opelika Friday night for a good cause.

  Columbus Cottonmouths unveil new logo for 2016

The Columbus Cottonmouths are "shedding their skin" for the 2016 season. The Snakes unveiled a new logo Tuesday morning to season ticket holders and members of the media. It's a sleek new design, and coach Jerome Bechard is hoping the aggressive look will represent his team on the ice this season.

  Columbus Lions not satisfied with opening round performance

The Columbus Lions are still alive in the A-I-F Playoffs after rallying to beat New Mexico Saturday Night. The Lions trailed at halftime, but did what they've done all season, they came out and dominated the Stars in the second half. But they're not happy with their performance, and look to step it up in the semifinals.

Six area athletes sign college scholarships

Columbus High volleyball star Shardonee Hayes made it official on Tuesday afternoon, signing a scholarship with Arizona of the Pac-12.Hayes, who played for two state champions with the Blue Devils, earned prep All-American status this past season. She cited the track record for Arizona coach David Rubio as the deciding factor in signing with a program based on the West Coast."He recruits players that may not be the top players in the country, but he develops them into becoming All...

  Columbus Lions win 2015 PIFL Championship Game

Congratulations to the Columbus Lions on winning the 2015 PIFL Championship!

  Ready to Roar! Columbus Lions prep for PFIL Championship

The Columbus Lions are back in the PIFL Championship for the first time since 2010 and are gearing up for their Monday night championship showdown with the Richmond Raiders. The showdown between the Lions and the Raiders is Monday, July 6 starting at 7 p.m. EST.