Gregor Mactaggart Local Australian Rules Football officials have voted to change the name of the region's league competition after two decades as Tamworth AFL.
The Sydney Swans will conduct Community Camps in Tamworth and Armidale next February.
Naomi Shumack Inverell High School came out on top in the locally hosted secondary schools gala day on Tuesday the first of its kind for the region.
NATIONAL: The full fixture for the AFL's season 2017 has been revealed.
Nick Ansell VIC: Easton Wood will become the third captain in Western Bulldogs history to lead the club into an AFL grand final.
Fairfax reporters VIC: Grand finals are polarising - winners and losers. But that starts before a ball is bounced.
AFL fans shout lots but do you really know what you're on about?
Julia Medew VIC: Who would have thought that one of the most eye-catching people at the Brownlow Medal would be the security guard?
MEGA GALLERY: Laid back sounds and the grandson of a legend. You had to be there.
Brother sister duo Kaylens Rain are bringing their best hits to the Tamworth Country Music Festival.