Indians helping Buddy Nobles continue legacy at Irwin

Buddy Nobles holds the school record for most wins as a head coach at Irwin County.

Winnersville classic tickets selling fast

Friday is the big day for the Winnersville classic and people were lined up in Valdosta to get their hands on tickets.

PLAY OF THE WEEK (9/18/18): Coffee TD connection in the corner

Coffee’s 35-0 shutout victory over Miller Grove came with several big plays, but only one could be the WALB play of the week.

TEAM OF THE WEEK (9/17/18): Pelham earns 4th straight shutout

Pelham pitched it's 4th straight shutout Friday night at home.They took down Terrell county 65-0.

Week 5 play of the week nominees

Play of the week for week 5 of South Georgia high school football.

Game of the Week (9/14/18): Indians looking for payback against Panthers

Clinch County looking to defend their field as the visiting Irwin County Indians search for revenge.

Baconton Charter home stadium near completion

Baconton Charter has played its home football games at Centennial Stadium in Camila since it’s football program begin in 2010.In about a month, they'll finally play games in their own stadium.

Week 5: Friday night football schedule and scores

Week five of high school football in South Georgia has plenty of intriguing matchups on hand. Both GICAA schools are off, but there are nearly 30 games between the GHSA and GISA including the game of the week in Homerville which will be a rematch of the Single-A Public State Championship from 2017.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK (9/12/18): Toole tosses 5 TDs in first half

The Lee County offense has been firing on all cylinders.The undefeated Trojans have scored over 30 points in each of their first 4 games.And the young man leading the charger, Kyle Toole has played a huge role.

Charles Truitt keeping Tornadoes on right track

Coach Charles Truitt has been the most successful coach in Monroe football history.

PLAY OF THE WEEK (9/11/18): Mosley dances into the red zone

Over 340 votes on Facebook crowned Valdosta’s Rajae’z Mosley with the week four high school football play of the week.

Hurricane forces VHS to postpone Friday’s home game

Valdosta High School confirmed the postponement of this Friday night’s scheduled home game against Beaufort High School out of South Carolina.

Team of the Week (9/10/18): Rebels comeback opens new stadium

It wasn’t enough for the Berrien Rebels to open their new football stadium with a win.They also delivered the community a thrilling 2nd half comeback, earning them the high school football team of the week.

Week 4: Friday night football schedule and scores

See this week's high school football schedule and get final scores as they come in.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK (9/5/18): Bergeron’s gamble paid off

One way to win the Albany-Area player of the week, is to have a great performance against the last week's winner. That's what Westover's defense did, thanks in no small part to cornerback Cameron Bergeron.

Team of the Week (9/3/18): Lee County breaks 11 year streak for Peach County

The Lee County Trojans have proven themselves once again this past Friday by shutting out the Peach County Trojans at home.

Week 3: Friday night football schedule and scores

Week three could shape up to be one of the most exciting match-up weeks for the 2018 season. Highlights and scores will be updated for Friday nights games throughout the night.

Play of the Week nominees

As we wrapped up week 3 of football Friday night lights, it's now time for our WALB play of the week candidates.

Game of the Week (8/31/18): Ware County seeks redemption over Coffee

Teams are getting set for what should be a great night of match-ups across the state but in Waycross it's 47th meeting of the Border War between Coffee and Ware County.

Thomasville's freshman QB Mascoe collecting major offers

Down in Thomasville a quarterback who's not even old enough to get his learner's permit is driving national attention to the football team. It's only taken Chad Mascoe Jr. two varsity starts to receive offers from the likes of UGA, Miami and Florida State.

Stadium delay relocates Berrien's home opener to Bacon Co.

Berrien High School's home football game Friday night is being relocate to play at their week three opponent Bacon County. Berrien looks to have Raymond Jones Memorial Stadium ready by September 7th when they're scheduled to host Wilcox County.

  PLAYER OF THE WEEK (8/29/18): Dillard (7 TDs) goes back-to-back

David Dillard had 7 touchdowns Friday night and all 7 came after the first quarter. This earned the dual threat Monroe quarterback the Albany-Area player of the week.

Trojans defense looking to senior leadership for guidance

A big key for the Coffee Trojans in recent years, has been their lock down defense in both their secondary and front line.

PLAY OF THE WEEK (8/28/18): Krause diving interception

Week 2 of high school football provided too many highlights to handle. And here's the one that you voted as the high school football play of the week.

Irwin County wins Team of the Week after Fitzgerald victory

The Irwin County Indians are your WALB Team of the Week after they broke a 17-game losing streak to the Fitzgerald Hurricanes this past Friday.

Packers take 42-8 victory in home opener

The Packers have been to Mercedes Benz stadium for their season opener last week... but are back in Moultrie for their home opener.

Game of the Week (8/24/18): Irwin County @ Fitzgerald

Irwin County traveling out to Fitzgerald for the rivalry game of the year Friday night.

Trojans to host Florida defending champs Saturday morning

The next stop on Lee County's State title defense come against a peer, that's not from around here. The Trojans are hosting Dr. Phillips out of Florida. The Panthers may be from another state, but they share several things in common with Lee County.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK (8/22/18): Monroe’s Dillard opens with 5 TDs

Two things have been a certainty each of the past three years. Monroe starting David Dillard at quarterback, and the dual threat signal caller winning the Albany-Area player of the week award.

Tuesday's 5BF: SOWEGA coaching debuts off to slow start

Continuing our 5 big facts from Friday night football. Tuesday's stat isn't a bright spot. South Georgia coaches making their debuts went (1-5).

PLAY OF THE WEEK (8/21/18): Smith to Colson 50-yard connection

Irwin County took down Berrien at home Friday night to open the season with a win. In that 41-7 victory, they also had a couple teammates connect for the WALB play of the week.

  Monday's 5BF: Lee County allowed -70 yards in Trojan Bowl win

Monday's big fact from week one of high school football comes from the inaugural Hamp Smith Classic. Lee County took down Dougherty High 47-6 in the first ever high school football game at the Albany State Coliseum.

Colquitt County to start season where they hope to finish

Weather denied Colquitt County's chance to play in Mercedes-Benz Stadium last year. This season the Packers will start at the Benz. The only question is, will they finish the season there?

Need to know: Inaugural Hamp Smith Classic Friday night

Hamp Smith doesn't care who wins the football game between Lee County and Dougherty Friday night. He's just happy to see his vision of bringing high school football to the Albany State coliseum fulfilled.

New-look Trojans downplaying state title defense

Title defense is something the Lee County Trojans are downplaying just over a week out from kickoff to the regular season.

Veteran leaders keep Cougars cool through a heated summer

As if the summer after an early playoff exit isn't already tough, Crisp County also dealt with a few seniors starters transferring schools. Trying times call for vocal leaders.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: GHSA state championship games and scores

Five South Georgia football teams will be competing for GHSA state championships Friday night after six of the eight title matches were postponed due to the snowstorm in Atlanta. Below is the schedule for the games. Final scores will be added as they come in.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 16 schedule and scores

Here is your week 16 high school football schedule and the final scores as they come in:

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 15 schedule and scores

Here is your week 15 high school football schedule and the final scores as they come in.

SWGA schools dismissing early for football playoffs

As South Georgia schools head into the state playoffs for high school football, many schools are changing the dismissal schedule for Friday.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 13 schedule and scores

Here is your week 13 high school football schedule and the final scores as they come in: