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William Lee, Shakayla Thomas win state's top basketball honors Video included

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William Lee of Dallas County and Sylacauga's Shakayla Thomas earned top honors at the Mr. and Miss Basketball banquet.Lee is the 30th Mr. Basketball in state history and Thomas is the 27th Miss Basketball.

Mountain Brook's Schweers takes head job at Cornerstone School

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Christian Schweers will have the chance to build the basketball program at Cornerstone School.The 29-year-old Mountain Brook assistant has been hired to be head coach at Cornerstone, which will open next

Sylacauga's Thomas scores 19 in McDonald's All-American game

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Shakayla Thomas scored a game-high 19 points but it wasn't enough to lead the East to a win in the McDonald's All-American girls basketball game.The West beat the East 80-78 at the United Center in Chicago

Mountain Brook basketball climbs the national rankings

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Mountain Brook basketball closed the season with a second straight Class 6A championship last month.The Spartans national rank is still a work in progress.Mountain Brook is No. 26 in the USA Today's national

Leeds and Madison Academy to open 2014 with Super 6 rematch

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Leeds and Madison Academy will start 2014 in the same fashion they finished 2013.The schools have agreed to play Week 1 at the Green Waves' Homer Smiles Field. It's a rematch of last years Super 6 state

Plenty of star power on Alabama all-star roster

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Wenonah and Shades Valley will be well represented at the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star basketball series. Both schools have multiple players set to play in the girls game. Wenonah's Jameka Holmes and

Parker's George Bates approved to be new football coach at Minor

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George Bates will reportedly take over the football program at Minor High School.The Jefferson County Board of Education approved Bates, who coached at Parker the past two years, for the Minor job on Tuesday