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Two Apalachee golfers qualify for state competition

Two Apalachee golfers qualify for state competition

Three Barrow golf teams qualified for Monday’s sectionals with the region competition on April 18, with both Winder-Barrow and Apalachee’s men’s teams ...

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Barrow athletes advance to men's and women's state track meets

Barrow athletes advance to men's and women's state track meets

CONYERS—Briana Sims broke her own school record and qualified for the state track meet in two events Saturday in the sectionals meet held at ...

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Local ladies place high, advance from region meet

Local ladies place high, advance from region meet

LOGANVILLE—Briana Sims and Carlana Dawkins defended their region titles for Winder-Barrow and Julia Graham defended one and added another for Apalachee this week as ...

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Several Barrow athletes qualify for sectionals in track

Several Barrow athletes qualify for sectionals in track

LOGANVILLE—Jay Branch recorded one second-place finish while Tucker Allen and Jacob Daniel each had third places as all three qualified for the state sectionals ...

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Apalachee defeats Winder-Barrow in All-Barrow final to win men's Region 8-AAAAA tennis championship

Apalachee defeats Winder-Barrow in All-Barrow final to win men's Region 8-AAAAA tennis championship

After the Apalachee men’s tennis team tore through Region 8-AAAAA with an undefeated regular season region record, their appearance in the region title pairing ...

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Apalachee

Lady Wildcats’ finale is a loss to Loganville in make-or-break game

Lady Wildcats’ finale is a loss to Loganville in make-or-break game

After the threat of early thunderstorms passed, Friday evening turned out to be a beautiful night. The weather was little consolation for the Lady Wildcats ...

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Cheerleading signee represents Chee and Doggs

Cheerleading signee represents Chee and Doggs

Apalachee senior Conner Sims was excited to sign his letter Monday afternoon to cheer at Young Harris.

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Wildcats fall to Salem, Lanier in late innings

Wildcats fall to Salem, Lanier in late innings

Late innings have not been favorable to Apalachee in the last two games, with the Wildcats losing to Lanier 6-4 in nine innings on Wednesday ...

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Apalachee boys tennis locks up top seed in region tourney

The Apalachee boys tennis team has locked up the No. 1 seed in the region tournament, and the program has a new career wins leader ...

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Tullis hat trick not enough for Lady Wildcats in 4-3 loss to Lanier

Tullis hat trick not enough for Lady Wildcats in 4-3 loss to Lanier

When Apalachee senior star Payton Tullis scored her third goal of the night with just under five minutes left in the game, it looked like ...

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Bethlehem Christian Academy

Knights compete in GISA state track meet over the weekend

Knights compete in GISA state track meet over the weekend

Of the seven Bethlehem Christian Academy Knights who qualified for the state track meet this past weekend, the sprinters were most kind to BCA.

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Putter prowess propels Peavy to prominence

Putter prowess propels Peavy to prominence

Bethlehem Christian Academy golfer Luke Peavy has ridden his short game to a scholarship with Truett-McConnell College.

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Knights reach playoffs despite Friday's loss to Loganville Christian

Knights reach playoffs despite Friday's loss to Loganville Christian

Entering Friday, the Knights of Bethlehem Christian Academy had a chance to finish as high as second in the region depending on how things shook ...

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Seven Knights qualify for GISA state track meet

Seven Knights qualify for GISA state track meet

At last week’s GISA Region 1-AAA track meet, seven Bethlehem Knights qualified for state while the men’s team collectively finished third and the ...

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Stewart's grand slam, perfect day at the plate helps Knights extend winning streak

Stewart's grand slam, perfect day at the plate helps Knights extend winning streak

Brady Stewart was 4-for-4 Tuesday with a grand slam and seven RBIs to lead the Bethlehem Christian Academy Knights in a 17-2, run-rule shortened win ...

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Winder-Barrow



Winder-Barrow baseball sweeps Northgate, advances to quarterfinals

The Winder-Barrow High baseball team swept Northgate High School in Newnan on Wednesday in the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA playoffs. 

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Winder-Barrow’s Pursell to compete for Oglethorpe

Winder-Barrow’s Pursell to compete for Oglethorpe

Will Pursell’s oldest dream was to become a college distance runner.

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Hanna's grand slam highlights great day at the plate for Diamond Doggs in playoff series sweep

Hanna's grand slam highlights great day at the plate for Diamond Doggs in playoff series sweep

Winder-Barrow got two home runs from junior catcher Beau Hanna and one from junior centerfielder Pat Demarco, paired with efficient pitching from Will Hardigree and ...

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South Paulding brings unique challenge to Winder-Barrow's first-round playoff series

For the first time since 2013, Winder-Barrow High School will be hosting a baseball playoff series when the South Paulding Spartans make the trip from ...

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Net Doggs swept in second round

Net Doggs swept in second round

Winder-Barrow men’s tennis finished up their season in a 4-0 loss to Starr’s Mill Monday night in the second round of the GHSA ...

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Sports Columnists

High school football should not be about free agency

High school football should not be about free agency

Most of my columns start with a fun little anecdote or clever observation that makes life seem interesting and fun.

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Nostalgia is not the proper realm for integrity

Nostalgia is not the proper realm for integrity

My Thursday this past week was rather nostalgic.

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Sharing Good Friday with my Community

Sharing Good Friday with my Community

One of my favorite television shows ever made is Dan Harmon’s “Community.” If you’re not familiar with the show, an ill-destined, short-lived cult ...

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The GHSA failed its student athletes

The GHSA failed its student athletes

There’s an old quote attributed to Orson Welles that goes like this: If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where ...

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What makes the heart of a champion

What makes the heart of a champion

Over the last few weeks, our world has been taken over by a menace.

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2016 Masters



What I’ll remember from The 2016 Masters

It’s a week like no other.

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Spieth still leads, but 58-year-old Langer charging

Constants and traditions are appreciated at Augusta National.

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Windy conditions setup superstar showdown Saturday in Augusta

Augusta National reminded us Friday that diamonds are made under pressure.

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The Masters: The Spieth Show Remake

This feels like a movie we’ve seen before.

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5 lists of 5 things heading into The 2016 Masters

Whether your weekend consists of a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Augusta National, a long stint in front of the television, or sporadic tournament check-ins for a ...

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