Archive | October 1, 2015

Vikings fall to Marshall Academy in homecoming game

By Bill Sorrell Marshall Academy running back Canaan Pearson found on Friday night what Fayette Academy founders hoped to create 50 years ago: The Land of Milk and Honey. With 270 yards of offense (128 rushing, 142 receiving), Pearson, the son of Marshall Academy Head Coach Sam Pearson, scored four touchdowns to lead the Patriots […]

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Board awards contract to Lakeland firm for design of transportation Master Plan

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously awarded a contract for the design of Phase I of the town’s Surface Transportation Master Plan. Board members took the action during their Sept. 17 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Billy Ray Morris and seconded by Alderman Karl Chambless. The contract was […]

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