Halls High Robotics wins big at Bluegrass

Shannon CareyHalls

An off-season tournament win Nov. 4 may signal great things ahead for the Halls High School robotics team. Known as Red Nation Robotics, the team traveled to Corbin, Kentucky, for …

Halls High band snags Grand Champion title

Shannon CareyHalls

Halls High School Marching Band director Eric Baumgardner is proud of the band’s recent successes. With second place at the Karns Marching Invitational, a Grand Champion win at the Spirit …

Halls High takes aim at college-ready academics

Shannon CareyHalls

Former classroom students of Mark Duff, now principal at Halls High School, know that he couldn’t resist what folks these days call “a teaching moment.”
It may or may not surprise …

New turf rolls out for Red Devils football

Shannon CareyHalls

Dink Adams Field at Halls High School is getting a huge facelift this summer, with donors big and small coming together to make something special.
According to Halls High athletic director …

Brooks donates campaign funds to schools

Sandra ClarkSouth Knox

State Rep. Harry Brooks has shut down his campaign account, donating more than $66,000 to four high schools in his district. Brooks announced Wednesday that he will not seek reelection …