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Senior Lemi Williams works to provide for family

Gainesville High linebacker excels amid financial struggles Senior Lemi Williams works to provide for family David Thackham 7705321234 Photo: By SCOTT ROGERS/The Times November 13, 2015 Mary Brown goes all out when she watches her son Lemi Williams play football. Up in the stands at City Park Stadium, Brown shakes her pom-poms, shouts her

First round playoff game tonight!!!

The Red Elephants take on Alexander tonight at Bobby Gruhn Field in City Park. Game time is 7:30 pm. Alexander is the number 3 seed from region 5 and run a spread offense. The winner will face either Columbus or Stockbridge in round 2. The Red Ragers and Cheerleaders have themed tonight contest FRIGHT NIGHT

Early Signing Day for Three Red Elephants

Jonathan Gettys, Spencer Ralston and Demarcus Simonds share the spotlight this morning at GHS. All three have committed to further their education and athletic skills at the next level. Jonathan signed a Letter of Intent with LSU Baseball, Spencer signed with UGA Golf and Demarcus signed with Georgia State to play Basketball. Everyone here at

Region 8-AAAAA All-Region Softball Teams announced

Times sports reports   @gtimes POSTED: November 10, 2015 12:02 a.m.8-AAAAA All-Region Teams Player of the Year – McKenzy MacFarland (Winder-Barrow) Pitcher of the Year – Kamryn Toney (Heritage) First Team All-Region Holly Janco (Apalachee) Bailey Sims (Flowery Branch) Destiny Herrera (Heritage) Noelle Perry (Lanier) Haley Swords (Loganville) Jakalya Sullivan (Winder-Barrow) Logan Leverette (Apalachee) Paige Owens

Gainesville vies for Northeast Georgia Athletic League Title

Football: Jefferson Middle School dominates Gainesville in title win Posted by Ben Munro MainStreet News Sports Wednesday, November 4. 2015 Jefferson Middle School played dominant defense and utilized its passing game to score points in steamrolling its way to a championship trophy. The Dragons won the Northeast Georgia Athletic League title Thursday with a 24-6

Oh What A Night at City Park!!!

In one word FANTASTIC!!! That sums up the finish of last nights football game against Flowery Branch. Next week we face Alexander in the first round of the GHSA Football Playoffs. The Gainesville Times article is here. The accessWDUN article is here. GO BIG RED!!!  Game of the week on WSB-TV video clip here  

Boys Cross Country compete in State Finals

After a second place finish in the Region, the Red Elephant Boys Cross Country team traveled to Carrollton High School for the State Championships. Rito Ibbera was the top finisher for Gainesville with a time of 19:04.17. Congratulations gentlemen on a great season. Go Big Red!!! Gainesville finishers and their times. Rito Ibbera Gainesville HS

Playoffs here we come!!!

A fantastic finish 29 – 26 over Flowery Branch. We will host the first round game. Two minutes left in the game we go behind 26 – 22. With 18 seconds Dorsey fires a pass to Rodarius Timmons for a touchdown and Staton kicks the extra point for a final score GHS 29 Flowery Branch