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The last Carney High School football team was in the 1910s. The last Carney High School football team was in the 1910s.
Karla Dimick has been helping spur the development of a high school football team in Carney. Karla Dimick has been helping spur the development of a high school football team in Carney.

By Doug Warner, NEWS 9

The last time Carney High School had lights at a high school football game, they likely came 'Bagger Vance' style from car headlights. As for the game itself, it's been close to 90 years since Carney high schoolers suited up and lined up. 

But that may soon change.

One Carney woman has made it her quest to have a football team back in her hometown.

With Karla Dimick's determination a Carney Junior High school team is set for kickoff in the Fall of 2008. A high school team will likely follow in a couple years, said high school officials.

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