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  1. Jennings Mill's Seth McCain in chase for player of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Oconee Politics

    A recent victory in a Georgia PGA tournament has Bogart resident Seth McCain riding a wave of momentum as the season for state golf professionals comes to an end. McCain, assistant pro and director of instruction at Jennings Mill Country Club, defeated two seasoned pros on Aug. 15 to win the Georgia PGA Match Play Championship, his first "major" victory in four years.

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  2. Jennings Mill's Seth McCain in chase for player of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A recent victory in a Georgia PGA tournament has Bogart resident Seth McCain riding a wave of momentum as the season for state golf professionals comes to an end. McCain, assistant pro and director of instruction at Jennings Mill Country Club, defeated two seasoned pros on Aug. 15 to win the Georgia PGA Match Play Championship, his first "major" victory in four years.

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  3. UGA Foundation Board welcomes four elected trustees and two advisory trusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The University of Georgia Foundation elected four new trustees during its annual meeting in St. Simons: Allison Ausband, James "Jim" Whidden Childs, Frank Foley III and Larry D. Thompson. Two advisory trustees, Betsy Camp and John Reid Parker Jr., were also chosen to assist the foundation's committees in defining and achieving their strategic goals.

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  4. Ronda Rich: Florence King described Southerners to themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    On a Sunday morning, tucked into bed on the island of St. Simons, the place where I, at the age of 13, accepted the calling that had haunted me since I was 4 - that of becoming a writer - Tink brought me a copy of The New York Times and coffee loaded with cream. There on the front page of this revered Yankee newspaper, I discovered the obituary of perhaps the first Southern woman to write about the region's people and draw attention to the differences between us and them - them being anyone else in the world who doesn't possess an ounce of Southern blood or the common sense to understand we are to be celebrated, not mocked.

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  5. Frederica Academy's Ed Wilson to lead Athens Academy's boys basketball programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Wilson, who also served as the athletic director at Frederica Academy, will serve as co-dean of students with Barten Nealy and major gifts fundraiser at Athens Academy. Wilson spent 10 seasons in St. Simons, and guided Frederica Academy to state titles in 2011 and 2012 and a state runner-up finish in 2009.

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  6. Former UGA golfers vow to return to Augusta National for the MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    After he completed his final round at Augusta National on Sunday, two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson lingered on the lawn outside the clubhouse talking with friends and family. Watson, 37, didn't get the finish he wanted this weekend.

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  7. High school notebook: Longtime Cedar Shoals assistant coach to take over girls basketball programRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Now, she has the chance. Wall, a longtime assistant for Cedar Shoals, will take over the Jaguars' girls basketball program, the school announced last week.

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  8. Incorporation bill for St. Simons ruffles feathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Rep. Tom Taylor, R-Dunwoody, said he intends to introduce the bill next week after Monday's deadline for it to be acted on this year. He didn't say he necessarily supports creating a city out of the island but that he will sponsor the bill to open the door for its passage next year.

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  9. David Boyd will not return as East Jackson basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    "Had a great two year run at East Jackson!" Boyd tweeted. "Time to return to our home on St Simons.

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  10. 'Wild Treasury of Nature' is Athens artist Philip Juras' latest book and exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens artist Philip Juras has a new book of paintings, "The Wild Treasury of Nature: A Portrait of Little St. Simons Island," published by the University of Georgia Press. Little St. Simons is one of the least disturbed of the eastern coast's barrier islands.

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