A few weeks after Jeremiah Jethroe’s February neck injury at a New Hope baseball practice, his mother, Michelle Jethroe, woke up in the middle of the night, rising from the couch when she heard a ripping sound coming from the hospital bed that dominated her living room.
A journey back to the baseball field: For New Hope’s Jeremiah Jethroe, scary neck injury changed life in an instant
Tall and broad, Jeremiah Jethroe slings the baseball with ease as the evening shadows start their slow descent onto the field.
On July 16, he stands along the left-field line and plays catch with teammate Tucker Boyett to kick off the New Hope High School baseball team’s second-to-last practice of the summer.
The roof at the 2-year-old New Hope High School building has leaked as many as 115 times, 38 of which are confirmed splits in the roofing material, project architect Joey Henderson told Lowndes County School board members during a special-call meeting Tuesday evening.
New Hope High School junior RL Mattix knew he was surrounded by some talented teammates.
Caledonia High School boys’ basketball coach Gary Griffin wanted his team to drive to the basket and to get to the free throw line Thursday night.
The final basket of New Hope High School senior Julia Franks’ career was not a game-winner.
Phillip Morris loves defense.
When New Hope High School junior Jaylen Smith makes his way to the scorer’s table to check in, the game plan is simple.
New Hope High School senior Tikorian Chandler knows the present status of his team but he also knows where they can go.
Columbus Air Force Base hosts an annual air show every summer, but a new aerial act took center stage locally Friday evening when Aberdeen (3-2) brought its own aerial show to Lowndes County and, when all was said and done, New Hope (0-5) found itself on the short end of a 40-7 setback.