Greene County Park and Recreation


PARA Tigers Drop Undefeated Northport Housing

In PARA basketball action Saturday the Greene County PARA Tigers dropped undefeated Northport Housing and Coach Pee Wee. Greene County PARA went in Saturday's (March 12) game as underdogs. The first quarter came to an end with the Tigers in front 18-11.

At the end of the first half the Tigers led 28-21. The Tigers once again scored 31 second half points. At the end of the third quarter the Tigers took the game with a final score of 59-37. Carpenter stated all that he could tell the boys was the same thing Asst. Director Gentrell Eatman told him before the game, "Leave Ito on the Floor. and that's what the boys did.

Greene County PARA will advance into Tournament play Saturday. All Tigers scores: Damian Craig 22 points 4 assists, Cyontai Lewis 13 points 10 rebounds, Devin Merriweather 13 points 8 assists, Kyle Folwer 4 points, Desmond Jordan 3 points, Clarence Pearl 2 points 3 rebounds, DeQuiderick Pelt 2 point.


Greene County PARA Jr. Tigers Come Up Short

Greene County PARA Jr. Tigers lost 37-28 to Tuscaloosa, Saturday in PARA basketball action. Tigers scores: James Hill Jr. 10 points, Christopher Hicks 2 points, Michael Hutton 4 points, Tyrene Mack 2 points, Carpenter stated, "It's a learning experience for the boys and me. You win some you lose some. "The Tigers will travel to Tuscaloosa Saturday for tournament play, seeking a well needed victory.


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Words from Director Frank Smith:

PARA is trying to instill self respect, the respect of others, morals, responsibilities and discipline to their youth. These two sports (golf and karate) help teach our youth what PARA is trying to accomplish.

These two new sports will be incorporated in PARA regular activities

For further information, please contact Mr. Frank Smith, Director or Mrs. Patrice Kimble, office manager at (205) 372-2700.

Frank Smith, Director
Gentrell Eatman, Asst Director
Patrice Kimble, Office Manager

Board Meetings:

The Greene County Park and Recreation Authority Board meetings are held monthly:

When: 1st Monday of every month
Time: 6 p.m.
Where: Old Miles College Building next to the Board of Education, upstairs in the Conference Room

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm

Phone: 205-372-2700

Greene County PARA

Our Mission Statement

The Greene County Park and Recreation Board's Mission is to provide recreational opportunities for all residents and ensuring a variety of activities that contribute to a sense of positive self-fulfillment, personal enjoyment and enhance the quality of life of all its residents.