• As Feb. 14 Approaches, Love Is in the Air

    As Feb. 14 Approaches, Love Is in the Air

    Whether you shop in Brentwood for groceries, clothes, antiques or even bundt cakes, it’s hard to ignore that Valentine’s Day is approaching. Here are some items that remind us Feb. 14 is right around the corner.

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  • .500 Remains Elusive but Boys Lead League

    .500 Remains Elusive but Boys Lead League

    Eagles stay step ahead of Valley Park in South Central   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School boys basketball team stayed unbeaten in its league with a lopsided victory over Crossroads last week. The Eagles are 4-0 in the South Central AA Conference with four league games remaining. So far they’ve beaten second-place […]

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  • On a Roll: Girls Have Won 10 of Past 11

    On a Roll: Girls Have Won 10 of Past 11

    5 Eagles score in double figures against Hancock   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Last week the Brentwood High School girls basketball team played four games over five days. Exhausting? Actually, they seemed to get stronger as the week passed. On Monday they won by 26 points, on Tuesday by 43, on Wednesday by 70 and […]

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  • Saunders Says She’ll Not Seek a 2nd Term

    Saunders Says She’ll Not Seek a 2nd Term

    Ward 1 alderwoman says ‘I have been labeled as being negative’   Maureen Saunders will not seek a second term as Brentwood’s Ward 1 alderwoman, she announced today. She plans to withdraw from the April election on Monday morning. That leaves David Dimmitt as the only candidate for the position. Saunders was elected in 2012. She filed to run for […]

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  • ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    Record-setting rusher started out at as Junior Eagles’ lineman   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net John Sappington remembers the first time Jacob Clay carried the football in a game. Clay was a seventh grader playing for the Brentwood Junior Eagles. He had been an offensive lineman the year before but Sappington, the coach, decided to try […]

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  • Mary Magdalen Fish Fry Begins Feb. 12

    Mary Magdalen Fish Fry Begins Feb. 12

    It’s that time of year again. Set your calendars now for Saint Mary Magdalen’s annual God’s Cod Fish Fry. Here’s a post of the menu (above) and the drive-through menu.

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  • Police: Vehicle Break-in on Radley Court

    Police: Vehicle Break-in on Radley Court

    The Brentwood Police Department reported the following activity from Dec. 28, 2015, to Jan. 25, 2016: Thursday, Jan. 25 A person was arrested for shoplifting at 8:30 p.m. at the Brentwood Promenade shopping center. Tuesday, Jan. 23 At 11:11 a.m. fraud was reported at a business in 2400 block of Brentwood Boulevard. At 3:43 p.m. items were reported stolen from […]

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  • As Feb. 14 Approaches, Love Is in the Air

    As Feb. 14 Approaches, Love Is in the Air

    Whether you shop in Brentwood for groceries, clothes, antiques or even bundt cakes, it’s hard to ignore that Valentine’s Day is approaching. Here are some items that remind us Feb. 14 is right around the corner.

    continue reading »

     
     
  • .500 Remains Elusive but Boys Lead League

    .500 Remains Elusive but Boys Lead League

    Eagles stay step ahead of Valley Park in South Central   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School boys basketball team stayed unbeaten in its league with a lopsided victory over Crossroads last week. The Eagles are 4-0 in the South Central AA Conference with four league games remaining. So far they’ve beaten second-place […]

    continue reading »

     
     
  • On a Roll: Girls Have Won 10 of Past 11

    On a Roll: Girls Have Won 10 of Past 11

    5 Eagles score in double figures against Hancock   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Last week the Brentwood High School girls basketball team played four games over five days. Exhausting? Actually, they seemed to get stronger as the week passed. On Monday they won by 26 points, on Tuesday by 43, on Wednesday by 70 and […]

    continue reading »

     
     
  • Saunders Says She’ll Not Seek a 2nd Term

    Saunders Says She’ll Not Seek a 2nd Term

    Ward 1 alderwoman says ‘I have been labeled as being negative’   Maureen Saunders will not seek a second term as Brentwood’s Ward 1 alderwoman, she announced today. She plans to withdraw from the April election on Monday morning. That leaves David Dimmitt as the only candidate for the position. Saunders was elected in 2012. She filed to run for […]

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  • ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    Record-setting rusher started out at as Junior Eagles’ lineman   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net John Sappington remembers the first time Jacob Clay carried the football in a game. Clay was a seventh grader playing for the Brentwood Junior Eagles. He had been an offensive lineman the year before but Sappington, the coach, decided to try […]

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  • Girls Are on a Hot Streak, Win 8 of Last 9

    Girls Are on a Hot Streak, Win 8 of Last 9

    Eagles get 3-0 start against conference foes   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School girls basketball team is loving 2016, so far. The Eagles started the season in 2015 by losing four of their first five games. Since then it’s been happy new year — they’ve won 10 of 13 and eight of...

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  • Eagles Atop League After Upsetting Hawks

    Eagles Atop League After Upsetting Hawks

    Menne’s rebounding, Sappington’s shooting lead the way   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School boys basketball team, who earlier this season lost seven of eight games, is in first place in its conference. The Eagles are 6-9 overall but have won the important ones. Last week they destroyed Bayless by 21 points and...

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  • Mary Magdalen Fish Fry Begins Feb. 12

    Mary Magdalen Fish Fry Begins Feb. 12

    It’s that time of year again. Set your calendars now for Saint Mary Magdalen’s annual God’s Cod Fish Fry. Here’s a post of the menu (above) and the drive-through menu.

    continue reading »

     
     
  • Police: Vehicle Break-in on Radley Court

    Police: Vehicle Break-in on Radley Court

    The Brentwood Police Department reported the following activity from Dec. 28, 2015, to Jan. 25, 2016: Thursday, Jan. 25 A person was arrested for shoplifting at 8:30 p.m. at the Brentwood Promenade shopping center. Tuesday, Jan. 23 At 11:11 a.m. fraud was reported at a business in 2400 block of Brentwood Boulevard. At 3:43 p.m. items were reported stolen from […]

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  • Johnson’s 35 Pins Are BHS Season Record

    Johnson’s 35 Pins Are BHS Season Record

    Eagles end regular season 15-2; district is Feb. 12-13   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Three years is a long time for a high school student. For Deshaun Johnson it’s a looooooong time. Johnson is a senior on the Brentwood High School wrestling team. Recently he broke the school record for most pins in a season. […]

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