Drugs seized during search

Pictured are the drugs and paraphernalia seized after serving the search warrant.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Berry Police Department, began an investigation after receiving multiple complaints about narcotics distribution in the 1600 block of Highway 18 East in Berry.


Tigers defeat Oakman 35-7

Fayette quarterback Blake Johnson (9) drops back to pass as Makarious Savage (70) and Tuff Stripling (52) provide the blocking.

Fayette led 15-7 at halftime, but controlled the second half to take a 35-7 regional victory over the Oakman Wildcats. Fayette Head Coach Jared Porter said after the game that he challenged the players to come out of halftime with more intensity than they showed during the first half.


Bowen chasing pro basketball dream

Pictured is Corey Bowen as he played for Point University in West Point, Ga.

Corey Bowen, a 2017 graduate of Fayette County High School, always dreamed of playing pro basketball. Now he is on a journey that will take him halfway around the world to play basketball in the European Pro League for Tbilisi, Georgia (The foreign country, not the U.S. state.).


Fayette celebrates 59-28 Homecoming victory

Dylan Schloerb (8) is pictured running for a touchdown against Marion County.

The Fayette Tigers celebrated its 2022 Homecoming with a 59-28 victory over Marion County.
Fayette started the scoring early, as the kickoff to Marion County was mishandled and recovered by the Tigers’ Logan Taylor on the Red Raiders’ three-yard line. On the first play from scrimmage, Charles Grant ran for a Fayette touchdown. Quarterback Blake Johnson ran for the two-point conversion and after only 14 seconds had elapsed off of the game clock, the Tigers led 8-0.