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  1. Lander's Johnson named Peach Belt Conference Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Lander women's basketball senior center Breshay Johnson was named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week on Monday after leading the Bearcats to a 3-0 week. Johnson averaged 21.3 points and 8.3 rebound per game, along with .791 shooting.


  2. Hart has strong performance in pool; basketball stars standout on hardwoodRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Tribune News

    Former Cartersville swimmer Elise Hart made her final appearance at the Mountain West Conference Championships a memorable one, including finishing third in the 100 butterfly, fourth in the 200 free relay and fifth in the 200 medley relay. Alcorn State guard A.J. Mosby, an ex-Canes standout, put up another pair of 20-plus point performances as he inches closer to a first-team all-SWAC nod.


  3. Chasing Waterfalls during Spring Break in the Tennessee River ValleyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | PRWeb

    Families in search of a spring break trip where Mother Nature puts on a show in the form of falling water will want to visit the Tennessee River Valley. Waterfalls scattered throughout Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee, each with their own unique personality, are waiting to be discovered.


  4. West Georgia out-slugs No. 22 BobcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Times Georgian

    The University of West Georgia baseball team continued its torrid start to the 2018 campaign on Wednesday by out-slugging No. 22 Georgia College in an 18-12 road matchup in Milledgeville.


  5. Too little, too late for FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    A ninth inning comeback proved too little, too late for the Lee baseball team as it fell 4-3 to Young Harris College on a damp and cloudy Tuesday afternoon at Olympic Field.Trailing 4-1 in their last a FLAMES junior Brayden Ware prepares to execute a squeeze bunt in Tuesday's game. The runner scored on the successful bunt.


  6. Young Harris Holds Off Lee Baseball 4-3Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 |

    A ninth inning comeback proved too little too late for the Lee baseball team as it fell 4-3 to Young Harris College on a damp and cloudy Tuesday afternoon at Olympic Field.


  7. Spring has sprung; basketball hits home stretchRead the original story

    Monday Feb 12 | Daily Tribune News

    Davis continued his breakout season with two big games and well-rounded stat lines last week. The first came at Lander on Feb. 7 when Davis scored 16 points in 27 minutes off the bench on 5-of-7 shooting from the field, including converting on both of his 3-point attempts.


  8. BOYS' BASKETBALL: Tigers' season ends vs. Towns Co.Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 7 |

    ... The Tigers' season ended last Saturday in the play-in game of the Region 8-A tournament. The Tigers fell to Towns County, 69-49. The Tigers lost to Towns County three times this season. The Tigers (4-22) were led by Jamecus Cox's 15 points. Jalen ...


  9. High school roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ATHENS CHRISTIAN 53, TOWNS COUNTY 40: At Commerce, the Eagles won their third consecutive game and advanced to the second round of the Region 8-A tournament. MEELER NAMED CO-POY IN 8-A: Prince Avenue Christian's Dalton Meeler shared Boys Player of the Year honors in Region 8-A with Drew Cottrell of Lakeview Academy, and Lakeview Academy's Todd Cottrell was named the region's Coach of the Year over the weekend.


  10. High school scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 4 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Wolverines will open play in the region tournament at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday against Riverside Military at Commerce. TOWNS COUNTY 69, COMMERCE 49: At Commerce, Towns County defeated the Tigers in a play-in game for entry into the Region 8-A tournament. ...


  11. West Georgia softball off to strong startRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 3 | Times Georgian

    The University of West Georgia softball team is off to a stellar start to the 2018 campaign following two days of action at the Gulf Coast Invitational in Gulf Shores, Alabama, going 3-1 thus far over a four-game span. In Saturday's opening game against Nova Southeastern, UWG rolled to a 1-0 victory behind a solid effort from Katie Foote in the circle, as the hurler tossed seven shutout innings with two walks, two hits and five strikeouts.


  12. GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Lady Tigers take two region winsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 31 |

    The Commerce High School girls' basketball team had been in the midst of a six-game losing streak heading into last week's tough road matchup at Towns County. After the game, that streak was erased as the Lady Tigers went 2-1 last week, picking up a 56-41 win at Towns County and a 30-point blowout win over Providence Christian Academy, 51-21.


  13. Braves put depth on display in win over LanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | The Robesonian

    And it was the first two players off the bench for the Braves - James Murray-Boyles and Micah Kinsey - that provided the play of the evening en route to a comfortable 87-77 win for the hosts. Kinsey started a fast break with a steal and finished it by lobbing a pass off the backboard for Murray-Boyles, who slammed it home to give UNCP some momentum.


  14. Former Eagles star on court, ex-Canes shine on trackRead the original story

    Monday Jan 29 | Daily Tribune News

    Blake Perry, a senior at Jacksonville State, had a third-place finish in the triple jump and a sixth-place showing in the 60-meter hurdles at an indoor meet in North Carolina. Meanwhile in South Carolina, another former Canes star, Anna Hightower, finished ninth in the pole vault while competing for Georgia Tech.


  15. Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Announces Summer 2018 Overnight Lacrosse Camp Line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | PRWeb

    US Sports Camps is pleased to announce that Xcelerate Lacrosse will be offering 18 overnight lacrosse camp locations for boys and girls ages 10-18 across the country. Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camps provide players of all positions and skill levels an opportunity to learn from some of the best coaches and players in the game.


  16. Lander softball picked sixth in Peach Belt Conference preseason pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 |

    With a month to go until the 2018 softball season begins, Lander was selected to finish the Peach Belt Conference slate in sixth place, as voted on by the league coaches. Thursday's announcement of Lander's sixth-place pick marks the Bearcats' highest preseason conference ranking.


  17. Young Harris names students to President's, Dean's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Rome News

    Young Harris College President Drew Van Horn, Ph.D., is announces the following students have been named to the College's President's List for the Fall 2017 semester.


  18. Ruby TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Brunswick News

    Ruby was a lifelong resident of McIntosh County and a homemaker. She loved cooking for her family and friends.


  19. Roundup: Beasley's season ends; Mosby, Hart excel in collegeRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    The season came to a shocking and disappointing end for Atlanta in the divisional round of the NFCa Splayoffs Saturday in Philadelphia. It means Adairsville native Vic Beasley Jr. and his teammates won't have a chance to avenge their Super Bowl loss in a few weeks.


  20. Winter Weather Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | WSB-TV

    GAZ001>009-011>013-019-020-030-160330- Including the cities of Calhoun, Rome, and Cartersville 225 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected along with very cold wind chill values. Total snow amounts of around 1 inch with isolated higher amounts in the mountains.