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  • FEA helps Montevallo celebrate 200 years

    FEA helps Montevallo celebrate 200 years

    Katlyn Duchene, News Writer

    October 16, 2017

    The community of Montevallo celebrated 200 years with a Bicentennial Birthday Celebration, Saturday morning, September 9, at Orr Park. “We have such a diverse community, this event has brought all different kinds of people all ages all generations from different pockets of Montevallo together,”...

    Sophomore Bella Fancher helps a child pick a sucker from the candy tree as part of the FEA's activities at Montevallo's Bicentennial Birthday Celebration.

    Elizabeth Hughston

  • Troubadours debut new uniforms

    Troubadours debut new uniforms

    Abby Smith, News Writer

    October 12, 2017

    After almost 20 years, Montevallo’s Marching Troubadours debuted their new uniforms Friday, Sept. 29 on their home field during the Bibb County game. “I love the new uniforms,” band director Lindsey Underwood said.  “I think they show off our school colors better and make the Troubadours ...

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  • Students view eclipse on front lawn

    Students view eclipse on front lawn

    Georgia Hughes, News Writer

    September 6, 2017

    Students at Montevallo High got to witness an eclipse with 93% coverage on the front school lawn, Monday, Oct. 21.  This was the first time in over 30 years, the moon passed between the earth and the sun for a total eclipse that spanned across the United States. “It was more than I expected,” sophomore...

    Junior Elizabeth Hughston enjoys a view of the solar eclipse, Monday, Oct. 21.

    Avery Lawley

  • Journalism students take New York City

    Journalism students take New York City

    Grace Stermer, News Writer

    May 8, 2017

    With the help of a $1,000 grant from the Shelby County Education Foundation, Montevallo’s broadcast journalism team traveled to Columbia University in New York City to attend a journalism convention, Wednesday, March 15th through Sunday, March 19th. “We take this trip every other year and it truly...

    Broadcast journalism students gather together for a picture in front of the sculpture of the goddess Athena at Columbia University's Low Library. The picture in front of the sculpture is a broadcast journalism tradition.

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  • Boy’s relay team takes second place at State Track Meet

    Boy’s relay team takes second place at State Track Meet

    Madison Childress, News Writer

    May 8, 2017

    With a time of 44.62 seconds, the 4 x 100 meter relay time took home the silver 3A medal behind Weaver High School with a time of 44.59. "This was a great accomplishment for us, but we feel like we still came up short," junior Daqwan Bryant said.  "However, we will be back next year to try again...

    Just .03 seconds behind Weaver, Montevallo's 4 x 100 relay team takes second place at the state championship meet.

    Madison Childress

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Sports

Volleyball team welcomes new coach

Volleyball team welcomes new coach

Anna Kate Oden, News Writer

Montevallo welcomed a new face on the volleyball court this year, with the hiring of Melissa Baswell. “Montevallo High is a great small community that has opportunities...

October 3, 2017

Dogs defeat BB Comer with 35-12 Homecoming victory

Dogs defeat BB Comer with 35-12 Homecoming victory

Trudie Benson, News Writer

The Bulldogs became 2-1 after defeating the B.B. Comer Tigers in a 42-12 Homecoming triumph Theron Fisher Stadium, Friday, Sept. 15. "It was great to finally get to play in fron...

October 2, 2017

Dogs suffer first lost of season

Dogs suffer first lost of season

Caroline Landers, News Writer

After winning their first game against West Blocton, the Bulldogs traveled to ACA and suffered their first lost of the season losing 6-51 making their record 1-1. “Tonight...

September 20, 2017

Boy’s relay team takes second place at State Track Meet

Boy’s relay team takes second place at State Track Meet

Madison Childress, News Writer

With a time of 44.62 seconds, the 4 x 100 meter relay time took home the silver 3A medal behind Weaver High School with a time of 44.59. "This was a great accomplishment...

May 8, 2017

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News

Troubadours perform at Shelby County Showcase

Troubadours perform at Shelby County Showcase

Makenzie Johnson and Daqwan Bryant

The Marching Troubadours attended the Shelby County Showcase of Bands at Heardmont Park hosted by Oak Mountain High School, Tuesday, Sept. 26. Bands in attendance included Vincent High School, Shelby County High School, Cale...

October 12, 2017

Community celebrates Homecoming with parade

Community celebrates Homecoming with parade

Daylan Edwards, News Writer

Parents, community members and students from all three Montevallo schools lined the streets of Montevallo for its annual Homecoming Parade, Thursday, Sept. 14. “One of things that I’ve always liked about the homecoming p...

October 2, 2017

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Student Life

Journalism students take New York City

Journalism students take New York City

Grace Stermer, News Writer

With the help of a $1,000 grant from the Shelby County Education Foundation, Montevallo’s broadcast journalism team traveled to Columbia University in New York City to ...

May 8, 2017

Auxiliary squad announced for next year

Auxiliary squad announced for next year

Karla Diaz, News Writer

Fifteen girls will perform during the Marching Troubadours half-time show next fall after being selected during auxiliary tryouts, Friday, March 10. “I think this ye...

May 3, 2017

Students fill shoe boxes with gifts for children around the world

Students fill shoe boxes with gifts for children around the world

Karla Diaz and Danielle Douglas

FEA held their annual Operation Christmas child, Monday, Nov. 28  The group met and filled 28 shoe boxes with toys for boys and girls across the world. “It’s fun gi...

December 14, 2016

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