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Reeltown’s run game has been driving force for the Rebels under coach Matt Johnson and it catapulted the Rebels to a 34-13 victory over region foe Goshen.

Reeltown’s volleyball team has redeemed itself after a rough weekend tournament. After going 0-4 this past weekend, the Rebels earned a 4-1 win in Tuesday’s tri-match over B.B. Comer and Fayetteville.

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It was senior night for the Reeltown Rebels (2-1), who played host to the Childersburg Tigers (0-2) on Friday Night at Nix-Webster-O’Neal Stadium. Reeltown was victorious for the second time this season, claiming a 28-8 victory over Childersburg to open up regional play.

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Following an afternoon of scattered thunderstorms, Reeltown took the field as it played host to the St. James Trojans in Week 1. However, it was the Trojan offense that poured down on Reeltown, as St. James (1-1) defeated Reeltown (1-1), 31-20.

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The final Tallassee pass attempt was just overthrown into the corner of the end zone as the ball hit the grass, the Reeltown sideline erupted. The incomplete pass was the final step to Reeltown’s comeback as the Rebels completed their 27-21 overtime victory at Tallassee on Thursday in the ri…

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Fans enjoyed the renewal of the Reeltown-Tallassee rivalry at J.E. 'Hot' O'Brien Stadium in Tallassee on Thursday. Fans saw a nail-biter where the Rebels won in overtime 27-21 while some wore masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

Reeltown has been a powerhouse for years when it comes to football. The community’s support for the program has undoubtedly elevated the confidence of the players and allowed them to play better. 

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After months of hype surrounding the return of the Tallassee-Reeltown football rivalry, the two teams are finally ready to hit the field Thursday night for the actual competition. Preparation has not been the same as it was in past years but time for the season opener has arrived and the coa…

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Football — and other athletic competition — is still on the docket as scheduled for teams within the Tallapoosa County Schools system.The Tallapoosa County Board of Education voted this morning to delay the start of school by 10 days for a start date of Aug. 31. However, athletic competition…

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For the first time in 20 years, Tallassee and Reeltown are set to renew their rivalry on the football field. The two teams are slated to meet Aug. 20 at J.E. 'Hot' O'Brien Stadium and even though the game is still on as scheduled, there will be some major changes due to the threat of COVID-19.

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Alabama High School Athletics Association Executive Director Steve Savarese was once again behind the podium Thursday afternoon to give an update on the governing body's latest decision to keep high school sports season on schedule with less than a month to go before the first contests.

Especially with the coronavirus pandemic and people being stuck indoors and away from their families and friends for so long, mental health has been something that’s more and more talked about over the course of the last several months.

Although region games are what determines playoff futures and standings, it’s some of the non-region games that really stick out for the Dadeville Tigers this year. After having an open week the first week of the season, Dadeville will start out with a longstanding rivalry.

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When Reeltown first started a bass fishing team, Cade Wood immediately knew he wanted to be a member. That was more than six years ago, and now he’s the first member of the Rebels fishing squad to ink a scholarship to fish at the next level.

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Around Alabama, football seems to be the main focus during the summer. Fans are excited to see what their favorite teams are going to bring to the gridiron, and most coaches will say games are really won during the offseason.

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Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Reeltown football coach Matt Johnson was confident his players were doing what they were supposed to do. He had sent home workout plans and kept in frequent contact with his players, but admittedly, there was no guarantee.

William Bell has his name in the Reeltown history books. He was an all-state running back for the Rebels in 1984 and helped lead the team to a region title and its first appearance in a state championship game.

With athletics getting ready to once again begin for the first time in more than two months across the state, the AHSAA has released a set of “Best Practices” guidelines for return. Those include everything from sanitation guidelines, a set of pre-screening questions and suggestions for main…