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Daphne Innovation and Technology site breaks ground | News |  FOX10 News

The Daphne Innovation and Science Center (DISC) officially broke ground Thursday, August 30, 2018 on Champions Way. This came just a month after ...

What's Working: Learning in nature's classroom  WKRG News 5

Students in Daphne High School's AgriScience program are learning hands-on lessons from Mother Nature.

From Daphne High School to the Ivy League, John Quinnelly Jr. Ready for Next Challenge  WKRG

John Quinnelly, Jr. is ready to return to the football field after spending two years away from the game.

Social media high school threat does not affect Daphne High School: officials

Baldwin County Public Schools and Daphne police say a social media image that contained a school threat does not threatened Daphne High School.

St. Michael Catholic assistant coach arrested for domestic violence, harassment  FOX10 News

Kyndal Jarrod Minniefield, an assistant coach at St. Michael Catholic School in Fairhope, was arrested and booked into the Baldwin County Jail Thursday night.

Explicit song played at Fairhope High football game, principal apologizes  FOX10 News

Jon Caldwell, the principal of Fairhope High School, apologized over the weekend in a letter after an explicit song played in the student section at Friday night's ...

Man stabbed during argument, three Daphne schools placed on lockdown  WKRG

A Daphne man was airlifted to the hospital Monday afternoon after being stabbed, three Daphne schools were placed on precautionary lockdown.

Daphne kicker makes transition from soccer to football  WKRG News 5

Daphne High School kicker Diego Guajardo is getting a lot of attention this season.

Former Spanish Fort baseball coach Brent Boyd taking over at rival Daphne

Brent Boyd is trading in the red and black of Spanish Fort for the purple and gold of Eastern Shore rival Daphne. (Scott Donaldson |

Rewinding Wednesday's Baldwin County HS Media Day

Nine Baldwin County coaches and their players met with the media on Wednesday at Daphne High School.

Daphne team manager brings the heart and soul to Trojan nation  FOX10 News

Over the years things change, but for the past two decades at Daphne High School one thing has remained the same.

Daphne pros return home for free football camp

The banners for the free football camp at Trione Park in Daphne on Saturday said simply "Pro Camp" across the top -- and was that ever an apt description.

Officials break ground on Daphne Innovation + Science Complex  WKRG News 5

DAPHNE, Ala. (WKRG) Baldwin County officials are hoping to bring in high paying technology jobs over the next few years by constructing a corporate office ...

Local wrestling coach, world champ: Daphne's Scott Miller is paying it forward  FOX10 News

A local athlete, but a world champion. Scott Miller got into Brazilian Jiu Jitsu when he moved to the Gulf Coast. Now at the top of the ladder in that.

Daphne High School adds another player to its NFL roster

Eric Lee became the fourth former Daphne High School player on the active roster of an NFL team when the Buffalo Bills brought him up from their practice ...

"Making Alabama," a Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit opens at Baldwin County Coliseum  FOX10 News

A one-of-a-kind exhibit opens in Baldwin County Thursday night, December 6, 2018 and will only be there for the next two weeks. “Making Alabama,” a ...

Daphne's Kenny King expects All-American Christian Williams to make impact for Tide

Alabama commit Christian Williams received his Under-Armour All-American jersey on Friday during a pep rally at the school.

Which Alabama high school has the most players in the NFL?

Daphne High School and Oxford High School have four alumni apiece on the rosters of NFL teams as the league plays on the first Sunday of its 2018 season.

'A new day and time we are in': Baldwin County unveils school safety plan

Having full-time school resource officers at every one of Baldwin County's public schools and securing schools at a front-door entrance highlighted a new school ...

Baldwin County to select new Distinguished Young Woman on Saturday

BAY MINETTE, Alabama -- Fifteen high school seniors will vie for the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Baldwin County on Sept. 8. The Baldwin County ...

VIDEO: What's Working: Learning in nature's classroom  WKRG News 5

Students in Daphne High School's AgriScience program are learning hands-on lessons from Mother Nature.

5 players from Daphne's 2010 championship team on NFL rosters

Daphne High School's football team won the AHSAA Class 6A championship in 2010, outscoring its opponents 534-143 during a 15-0 season. Another ...

Alabama school report cards released, first charter school receives incomplete grade  NBC 15 WPMI

UPDATE: Dr. Jeremiah Newell, Superintendent and Head of School for the Accel Day and Evening Academy contacted NBC 15 to offer clarification on the 2018 ...

Daphne High School teacher faces charges of sexual contact with a 17-year-old boy and girl

Baldwin County Sheriff Huey "Hoss" Mack told Tuesday that former Daphne High School teacher Isaac Evans faces charges of sexual contact on two ...

Goff named new Daphne High baseball coach  Gulf Coast News Today

DAPHNE, Ala. — Daphne High School administration and athletic department announced the hiring of Mike Goff as the Trojans head baseball coach.

Parents want answers after "beloved" Eastern Shore swim coach laid off  WKRG News 5

Parents and youth swimmers on the Eastern Shore want to know why Lake Forest Swim Club coach Ross Moore, who suffered a stroke last year, was let go over ...

Coastal Spring Roundup: Daphne's L.T. Yelding, UMS' Kevin Raley notch 600th win

Daphne softball coach L.T. Yelding won his 600th career game last week against Faith Academy. (Mike Kittrell | By Ben Thomas | bthomas@al.

Homecoming 2014: Celebrating 25 years of football at Daphne High School

The Daphne High School Trojans celebrated 25 years of football as part of their Homecoming weekend.

Young Champions: Two sisters help lead Daphne to the top  FOX10 News

The Daphne High School softball team has that family like bond but for a couple of players it runs a little deeper and means a little more.

Local student turned author in the fight against bullying  FOX10 News

A local high school student wants to inspire and encourage students who've suffered various types of bullying.

Arabic foreign language class at Daphne High teaches 'a culture of hate,' some parents say

DAPHNE, Alabama -- Daphne High School is offering Arabic language classes instead of French classes this fall, taught by Sanaa El-Khattabi, a former ...

Daphne High football coach Glenn Vickery announces retirement from Baldwin County Schools

Glenn Vickery, who led the Daphne High football team to the 2010 Class 6A state football championship, has announced his retirement from Baldwin County ...

National Merit Scholarship semifinalists 2019: 215 Alabama students earn honors

Students from throughout Alabama have earned a place on the list of semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

High school graduations: 218 march through the arches at Daphne High School (photos)

Daphne High School held its graduation ceremony for 218 seniors on Tuesday, May 21, at Trojan Field.

Daphne's Eric Lee making the most of his first NFL playing time with New England Patriots

New England Patriots defensive end Eric Lee (left) and free safety Devin McCourty celebrate after Lee made an interception during an NFL game against the ...

Daphne High football starter accused of electronically soliciting a minor for sex

A Daphne High School starter has been arrested for attempting to solicit a child.

Super Bowl 2018: Daphne's Eric Lee making the most of his 'chance to contribute'

Former Daphne High School standout Eric Lee wasn't dreaming of the Super Bowl when the 2017 football season started. He just wanted the opportunity to be a ...

10 questions with Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce

Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce reacts after recovering a fumble during an NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium ...

Bo Scarbrough makes quick return to NFL

Waived from the Dallas practice squad on Tuesday, Bo Scarbrough was back in the NFL on Thursday, when Jacksonville said he had been signed for their ...

Daphne aims to broadcast council meetings with help of high school students

The Daphne City Council is shown on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Starting in the spring of 2016, the city expect to broadcast its meeting via the AT&T U-Verse *service*.

NFL players holding free football camps for Alabama youngsters

Youth football camps in Alabama hosted by NFL players this summer are open for registration.

Daphne High names Lawrence Yelding interim football coach after Glenn Vickery's retirement

Daphne softball coach Lawrence Yelding has been tabbed as the school's interim football coach in the wake of Glenn Vickery's retirement. (Mike Kittrell ...

Daphne city official: 'We don't have race problems'

Tommie Conaway, the only black member on the Daphne City Council, said the decision earlier this year to consolidate polling places wasn't about race. But her ...

Reggie Ragland going camping in July

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Reggie Ragland worked at a youth football camp in Daphne last week, has his camp scheduled in Madison on Saturday, then ...

Rewinding the 2017 Baldwin County HS Football Media Day at Daphne

Looking for an official beginning to the high school football season in Coastal Alabama? How about today? Ten schools in Baldwin County will meet the media ...

Former Daphne, Alabama football star Kenny King recommended as Trojans next football coach

Daphne principal Meredith Foster has recommended the hiring of former Trojan and Alabama star Kenny King to be the school's next football coach. The move ...

Daphne High School plant sale set for Saturday  Press-Register -

DAPHNE, Alabama --- The Daphne High School Agri-Science Department will have its annual two-day plant sale from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday and Nov. 5 at the ...

Daphne High to replace veteran Rick Andrew as boys soccer coach

Daphne High athletic director Glenn Vickery confirmed to Friday afternoon that the school is making a change in its head boys soccer coaching position.

T.J. Yeldon aims to add to his championship collection

Running back T.J. Yeldon played on an AHSAA state-championship team at Daphne High School. He played on a BCS national-championship team at Alabama ...

U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Taylor Wilson  Gulf Coast News Today

U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Taylor Wilson left this world and returned to the care of the Lord on June 19, 2018 while stationed at MCAS New River in ...

Daphne's Myles Pierce follows father's footsteps in Senior Bowl

Plenty of players at the Reese's Senior Bowl will tell you being invited to the annual all-star game is a dream come true and something they've looked forward to ...

Fatal Daphne house fire: young boy calls for help  FOX10 News

Still some unanswered questions about a fatal house fire in Daphne. It happened in the 29000 block of Canterbury Road near Daphne High School Tuesday ...

Years after almost coming to blows, Ryan Anderson and Jameis Winston exchanged jerseys  The Washington Post

Ryan Anderson played both ways for the Redskins on Sunday, serving as Adrian Peterson's lead blocker in his occasional fullback role on third-and-short and ...

Baseball: Daphne High names Owen Davis full-time coach

As interim coach in 2014, Owen Davis led Daphne to the second round of the Class 6A playoffs. (Mike Kittrell | By Ben Thomas | bthomas@al.

Daphne High School Trojans celebrate football victory

DAPHNE, Alabama -- The crowd roared and the cheerleading squad led cheers during a pep-rally-style celebration Thursday morning in Daphne High School's ...

Daphne High School announces parking plan for fall football season  Press-Register -

The Daphne High School Band Boosters have announced that they will follow the 2012 parking plan with few changes for the fall football season. Entrances to ...

Montgomery Air Show encourages students to join STEM fields  WSFA

Thousands of students heard the sounds of planes and jets swooshing across their heads Friday morning.

Early morning Daphne house fire claims a life  FOX10 News

Witnesses tell FOX10 News a woman was killed in a house fire in Daphne early Tuesday. It happened on Canterbury Road off Champion Way.

Daphne High scholastic standouts named  Press-Register -

DAPHNE, Alabama -- Students at Daphne High School who made the honor roll for the fourth quarter include the following. ALL A's 12th grade: Ashley E. Ahern, ...

Coach of the Week: Kenny King  WKRG

Kenny King is back at his alma mater Daphne High School.

First-year Daphne coach Kenny King growing with team as Trojans prepare for rival Spanish Fort

It didn't take long for the memories to come rushing back for Kenny King. The former Alabama and NFL standout returned to Daphne High School, his alma ...

Baldwin County cities ready to pounce if Daphne denies science and technology park

Cities like Spanish Fort and Fairhope could be interested in a science and technology complex if the city of Daphne denies the funding of a project on Ala. 181.

Daphne High to become first wireless school campus in Baldwin County, principal says

DAPHNE, Alabama -- Thanks to a $50040 grant from the state of Alabama, Daphne High School is on its way to becoming Baldwin County's first wireless school ...

Washington linebacker Ryan Anderson 'closes his eyes and hits somebody' at fullback

The Washington Redskins have used outside linebacker Ryan Anderson at fullback for three plays this season, and all the snaps resulted in touchdowns.

Michael Pierce uses Daphne values to earn NFL success

The odds were against former Daphne High School and Samford standout Michael Pierce at the Baltimore Ravens' training camp last year. Undrafted rookies ...

Longtime Faith Academy employee killed in hit-and-run crash  FOX10 News

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - The woman injured in a hit-and-run crash in West Mobile has died. According to Faith Academy, longtime employee Charlotte Skoda, 71, ...

Daphne student arrested for lying on the stand during rape trial of former football star

DAPHNE, Alabama – A student who testified in the rape trial of a former high school football star was arrested for lying on the stand, nearly two months after the ...

Baldwin Register: Four Daphne High athletes sign scholarships

DAPHNE, Ala. -- Four student/athletes at Daphne High School signed scholarships at Trojan Hall this week. "It just shows how much work goes into it from ...

How an Alabama classroom and a right-wing reading list put a fresh rip in America's partisan divide

Criticism of Spanish Fort instructor Gene Ponder's AP Government class has generated a *fresh* debate on how much partisanship should be incorporated into a ...

Mason Dunn replaces Tereance Pinkney as Daphne's basketball coach

Mason Dunn will replace Tereance Pinkney as Daphne High's girls basketball coach, athletic director Glenn Vickery announced in a press release Thursday ...

Daphne hires former Major League coach Mike Goff to lead baseball program

Mike Goff spent time on the Seattle Mariners' coaching staff and also was a part of several other Major League Baseball organizations. (Contributed).

NFL Week 12: Thanksgiving adds to football fare

The schedule for the 12th week of the NFL's 2018 season, with TV and odds.

Eric Lee signed by Lions  WKRG News 5

Daphne native Eric Lee has been signed by the Detroit Lions and placed on their practice squad.

School superintendent: "The days of dropping off cupcakes and forgotten homework in 45 seconds in now the past"  FOX10 News

Baldwin County Superintendent Eddie Tyler said the days of dropping off cupcakes and forgotten homework in 45 seconds is now the past.

How will new running back affect T.J. Yeldon's workload with Jacksonville Jaguars?

With Leonard Fournette sidelined by a hamstring injury, T.J. Yeldon has been carrying the load at running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars. The former ...

Baldwin Register: Parade, ceremony to honor Daphne High football team

DAPHNE, Alabama -- The Daphne High School football team will be honored throughout the day on Thursday.

Three Foley Lions named to Baldwin Girls Basketball All-County team  Gulf Coast News Today

FOLEY, Ala. — Sophomore forward Taye Johnson is easily the most improved player on the Lady Lions roster, according to head coach Sally Jeter. Johnson led ...

Daphne coach's consultant contract under consideration  Lagniappe

Glenn Vickery's retirement as Daphne High School's head football coach and athletic director not only left a vacancy in the school's highest athletic post for the ...

Leonard Fournette's injury puts T.J. Yeldon in spotlight again

The Jacksonville Jaguars may have to play the New England Patriots without Leonard Fournette, which would return T.J. Yeldon to the No. 1 running back role.

'Tis the season: Alabama's pro athletes deliver during holidays

The charitable work of sports stars with Alabama roots ramps up between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Cam Robinson goes on injured reserve: 'It's a shame'

The Jacksonville Jaguars made it official on Tuesday as the NFL team put Cam Robinson on injured reserve.

Alabama NFL roundup: T.J. Yeldon gets work in for Jaguars

During the second full week of the NFL's 2018 preseason schedule, 48 Alabama alumni got on the field.

Player of the Week 8: Daphne Sophomore Mike Franklin  WKRG

Sophomore running back Mike Franklin rushed for 185 yards and scored 5 touchdowns in the Trojans 52-7 victory over Gulf Shores last Friday night. He is this ...

Foot injury ends NFL season for Jaguars running back Corey Grant

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Corey Grant carries the football during an NFL game against the Tennessee Titans on Sept. 23, 2018, in Jacksonville, Fla.

Daphne assistant coach, paralyzed in accident, wins statewide award for employees with disabilities

Jacy Todd, the Daphne High assistant football coach who was paralyzed from the chest down in a car accident on Aug. 1, 2012, has won a statewide award ...

Get to Know Meredith Foster Horton: New principal continues climbing ladder of education  Press-Register -

Meredith Foster Horton SPANISH FORT, Alabama -- Daphne High School's new principal, Meredith Foster Horton, is living the example of the importance of ...

Sex crime charges dropped against former Daphne teacher

BAY MINETTE, Alabama - A former Daphne science teacher pleaded guilty Thursday to a charge of harassment, and was sentenced by a Baldwin County judge ...

Alabama Southern signs two from Daphne High

DAPHNE, Alabama -- Alabama Southern Community College in Monroeville picked up the services of two Daphne High baseball players in Kyle Reese and ...

NFL Flag Football continues to grow along Alabama Gulf Coast  Lagniappe

Photo | Reese's Senior Bowl. Online registration for NFL Flag Football is currently taking place at The deadline to sign up is Aug. 15 for Mobile ...

Daphne-Spanish Fort Air Force JROTC wins state championship

DAPHNE, Alabama – For the fourth time in six years, the Daphne-Spanish Fort Air Force JROTC unit, AL-935, was recently named the outstanding Air Force ...

Need a bedtime story? Linebacker Ryan Anderson is ready

Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Anderson will be trying to stop the New Orleans Saints' offense on Monday night. And if you have trouble falling ...

No more neckbone for Ryan Anderson in second NFL season

After an NFL rookie season that he's called "a learning experience," Ryan Anderson made changes in the offseason designed to have him better prepared for ...

Top musicians from Baldwin County schools will take part in honor band concert

DAPHNE, Ala. -- The Baldwin County middle and high school All-County Honor Band will showcase some of Baldwin County's talented musicians Tuesday, Jan.

Da'Ron Payne eager to start his first NFL training camp

Former Alabama standout Da'Ron Payne has gotten a break from football, but he'd rather be back at work.

Protests during national anthem resume in NFL

The first night of the first full week of the NFL's 2018 preseason schedule brought a renewal of protests during the national anthem by the league's players, ...

Washington Redskins rookie Ryan Anderson buys house for his mother

Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Anderson is on summer break from his first NFL offseason program until the team reports for training camp on ...

Daphne changes district lines, polling places  Lagniappe

Residents who plan to participate in the upcoming Daphne municipal elections in August may have to vote in a new place for a new councilperson after the City ...

Former Alabama Mr. Football signs with New Orleans Saints

Former Wetumpka High School standout Jamal Golden signed with the New Orleans Saints on Wednesday.

Check out updated A-List rankings for Alabama's top 2019 HS football prospects

Who moved up? Who moved down? Who moved onto the A-List? Check out the updated rankings:

Xtreme Fitness and Performance gym attracts top athletes. Here's how.  Birmingham Times

Allen Love, a graduate of Huffman High School in Birmingham, Ala., and a freshman defensive tackle at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Ky., has been ...

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