North Augusta's support system draws new coach Brian Thomas to football program

...with the program in a lot of ways. I'm just excited about being here."Thomas was hired as North Augusta's head football coach and athletic director March 27 after Dan Pippin left to run the Greenwood program. Pippin went 70-33 in eight...

Hectic off-season sees new coaches all over the area

This past high school football offseason was a perfect storm for movement, between coaches retiring or leaving for other jobs. Fourteen of the 46 area schools in the Augusta area have new head football coaches.

Martha Milligan

...19, 1913. She and her family moved to Augusta in January 1950, where her husband Harry C. Milligan became the head football coach and athletic director at Richmond Academy. Her years in Augusta were some of her fondest memories. She was an...

Steve Spurrier enters 10th season at South Carolina with high expectations

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier has pulled off two surprises since taking the reins as South Carolina's head football coach in 2005.First, he's lasted longer than some people thought. And second, he's turned the Gamecocks into a perennial top-10...

Annual South Carolina State function serves two purposes

South Carolina State head football coach Buddy Pough spoke about academics and athletics at the 18th annual "Bulldogs Nite Out in the CSRA" on Thursday at Julian Smith...

Banks is pick for Lincoln County football head coach

...Education unanimously voted during a meeting Tuesday night to extend an offer to Banks to be the Red Devils' next head football coach and athletic director.Though he wasn't present at the meeting, Banks accepted the offer. The longtime assistant...

Scott Tate moves up at Westside

...hundreds of children when his phone rang.He got the job.The then-Westside assistant was named the Patriots head football coach on Monday, finding out during a crazy time at Wheeless Road Elementary School."I had field day going on at the...

Westside finds new head football coach

...head coach.Scott Tate, who was most recently the team's offensive coordinator, will be the Patriots' new head football coach, Westside assistant principal Brian Hadden said in an e-mail.Tate takes over for Steve Hibbitts, who left...


...South Carolina State Bulldogs will play host to Bulldogs Nite Out in The CSRA on June 26 at Julian Smith Casino. Head football coach Buddy Pough will be the guest speaker.The event starts at 6:30 p.m. and is $10 for adults, $5 for students...

Ex-Lincoln County coach Larry Campbell apologizes for incident, denies threatening man

Former Lincoln County head football coach Larry Campbell apologized Friday for grabbing Shaun Glass' shirt during a Board of Education meeting, but denied making threats...