Tag Archives: Andrew Webb

Red Devils Take a Powder(sville)

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, September 8, 2018, 12:51 p.m. Powdersville is listed as being in Greenville, though road signs suggest that there is indeed a Powdersville, where the use of Goody’s could be exceedingly high. It’s on the eastern edge … Continue reading

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Off and Literally Running

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 25, 2018, 11:12 a.m. The game was played at 8 p.m. instead of 7:30 because the likelihood a week earlier was that it would be too hot to meet the South Carolina High School League’s … Continue reading

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The Weekend That Was

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 7:38 a.m. On Sunday afternoon, I walked out of Bi-Lo humming the theme from The Rifleman. I have no idea why. I haven’t watched a rerun of it lately. Bum-bum-bum-buh-BUM-bum, bum-bum-bum-BUM … What … Continue reading

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The Hay Will Now Remain in the Loft for a While

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 13, 2016, 11:45 a.m. Now the wait. The Raider fans wait in Laurens, not to mention Gray Court, Hickory Tavern, Owings, Waterloo, Ora and Ekom Beach. The Red Devil partisans stretch from Clinton out to … Continue reading

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So Far, So Good, So Early

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 6, 2016, 5:57 p.m. I’ve seen the Red Devils and Raiders in combat mode. I guess it can be said that they are going on maneuvers. The first battle is between them on August 26. … Continue reading

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The Lads Are in Basic Training … for Football

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, August 4, 2016, 1:49 p.m. When I’m hanging out at a high school football practice, I enjoy it at least as much as covering the games. It isn’t as hectic. I can form some observations that … Continue reading

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In Pursuit of Lost Joy

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 9:46 a.m. This is a football town, located in the lower quadrant of a football county, the central-upper-left of a football state and the east of a football region. Have a spring football … Continue reading

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Bring on the Weather

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, October 2, 2015, 11:51 a.m. The Red Devils are now past the halfway point of Andrew Webb’s first season as head football coach. The record is 2-4, which is not as good as everyone would like, … Continue reading

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In My Element

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 22, 2015, 10:30 a.m. Football has changed. I still love it. The players are bigger, though not so much at Clinton High School as the teams it faces. The best word to describe the Red … Continue reading

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Precious Memories, How They Linger …

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, August 3, 2015, 5:18 p.m. When I played high school football, my father never missed a game. Come to think of it, he rarely missed a practice. I expect there were days when I missed practice … Continue reading

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