Pictures & Stats: Overton Football takes a hit with loss in game against Hillsboro Friday

September 15, 2014

The Bobcats arrived Friday night at the "Burro Dome" to take on Hillsboro High School for their second district 12 AAA game of the 2014 season, and hoped to give the Burros their first loss. The Bobcats who were banged up last week, had some of the injured players returning and were looking forward to running the new offense that Coach Williams would be calling with healthier players. However, most...

An Afternoon with the Producers of “My Many Sons”

An Afternoon with the Producers of “My Many Sons”

September 5, 2014

If you drove by Overton within the past week, you probably noticed all of the trucks and vans parked in the lot in front of the gym. That’s because the school was chosen to be one of the filming locations for the upcoming movie “My Many Sons: The Don Meyer Story.” This movie tells the life story of late coach Don Meyer (portrayed by Judge Reinhold). On August 28th, Bobcat Beat reporters disc...

Take A Virtual Tour of John Overton High School

August 19, 2014

There are moments when you might be immersed  in a virtual tour of buying a new house, or checking out a vacation spot online and you think to yourself- where are the "other cameras"? You know the cameras that get the real everyday messy kitchen, or the bathroom shared by 6 people. Well, having watched the virtual tour now twice through, I have to admit, I just don't have that moment. It is so...

National Champions! Way to bring it home Vanderbilt!

June 26, 2014

Congratulations to Tim Corbin, the entire Vanderbilt staff of coaches, trainers, athletic staff and personnel from the maintenance staff of the building and office to then the very very top, Mr. Williams and Mr. Corbin. And a special shout out to the players for demonstrating the true grit needed to weed through the tough moments and become victorious tonight!

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