Scot Beard

I am originally from Huntsville and I am a graduate of The University of North Alabama with a degree in Communications-Journalism. I have been the Sports Editor at The Franklin County Times since August of 2008. Before taking this job I was a sports writer at The News Courier in Athens, Ala.

Recent Articles

RHS basketball team reunites to celebrate 1982 state title

Most high school basketball teams across the state have already started their seasons in hopes of ending the year with a state championship. Thirty years ago ... Read more

It is time for me to make a change

They say time flies when you are having fun. My tenure at The Franklin County Times has flown by, so I guess I have had ... Read more

Iron Bowl has national title implications yet again

Iron Bowl has national title implications yet again

The rivalry between Alabama and Auburn has always been fierce, but in recent seasons the rancor between the fan bases has grown as both teams ... Read more

Mitchell is finding success with Tennessee Tech

When Caleb Mitchell signed with Tennessee Tech he admits he did not think the team was very good, but he saw potential for greatness. During his ... Read more