Sports

Bishop named All-State

The hits keep coming for Anderson County High School’s Brittany Bishop.

Bishop was recently named to the All-State track team as a pole vaulter — the same event in which she won a state championship in May.

Bishop went unbeaten in pole vault in TSSAA-sanctioned meets last season en route to a state championship.

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Free event teaches women the basics of fly fishing

Women on the Water, a free special event for women who want to learn fly fishing, will be Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., hosted by the Clinch River Chapter of Trout Unlimited.

The women's event, partly funded by a grant from the Tennessee Valley Authority, is part of the celebration of National Public Lands Day. It will take place at Miller Island Public Access Area on the Clinch.

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