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Barrow has top tennis players, top coach honored by Region 8-AAAAA

Barrow has top tennis players, top coach honored by Region 8-AAAAA

When Apalachee won Region 8-AAAAA’s men’s tennis title in an all-Barrow final, it was obvious that the state of tennis in the county ...

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Tullis, Mattison headline soccer honorees from Barrow County

Tullis, Mattison headline soccer honorees from Barrow County

Three Barrow soccer players were named to the Region 8-AAAAA Best XI team, otherwise known as the first-team All-Region list, after the most recent season ...

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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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Apalachee

Graham, Hardegree look forward to competing together at the next level

Graham, Hardegree look forward to competing together at the next level

For one reason or another, Piedmont College really likes Apalachee track and field athletes.

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Cheek and Cook among individual competitors at state golf meet

Apalachee High School sent two golfers to the state competition in Evans earlier this week.

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Three-sport Ellington says goodbye to several sets of teammates and friends

Three-sport Ellington says goodbye to several sets of teammates and friends

Senior night can be one of the most emotional events for a student athlete. For many, that night marks the final home game of their ...

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Basketball seniors reminisce on their experience as Wildcats

Basketball seniors reminisce on their experience as Wildcats

In the last four years, Apalachee’s men’s basketball team has gone 79-31 with an incredible 71.82 winning percentage. They have made three ...

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Cheer Cat duo signs together

Cheer Cat duo signs together

Two Lady Wildcats formally announced their positions on college cheer rosters Friday afternoon, with Courtney O’Connell announcing that she will attend Samford and Karson ...

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Bethlehem Christian Academy

Knights excited to send three college athletes from BCA

Knights excited to send three college athletes from BCA

Bethlehem Christian Academy saw three seniors sign athletic scholarships this past year, with two baseball players and one golfer.

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Bethlehem senior athletes are prepared for life physically, academically and spiritually

Bethlehem senior athletes are prepared for life physically, academically and spiritually

Last Sunday, Bethlehem Christian Academy graduated their largest class to date.

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Three-season Lady Knight prepares for a life without BCA athletics

Three-season Lady Knight prepares for a life without BCA athletics

Kara Maxwell spent most of her time at Bethlehem Christian Academy as a three-sport athlete, dedicating much of her time to athletics and improving in ...

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Bethlehem baseball seniors built a family over the last several season together

Bethlehem baseball seniors built a family over the last several season together

This year’s class of baseball seniors at Bethlehem Christian Academy is special for several reasons.

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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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Winder-Barrow

Allen improves on last season at state meet

Allen improves on last season at state meet

JEFFERSON – Winder-Barrow pole vaulter Tucker Allen was the only Barrow representative in the Georgia Olympics this week, a surprisingly low turnout for a county that ...

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Winder-Barrow spring game highlights the keys to Double-G winning culture

Winder-Barrow spring game highlights the keys to Double-G winning culture

In a relatively short time, Winder-Barrow head football coach Heath Webb has brought Bulldogg football back to a winning culture.

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Winder-Barrow baseball postseason ends in deep south Georgia

GUYTON -- No deficit seems to rattle the South Effingham Mustangs.

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Lady Dogg McFarland excited to extend her softball playing career

Lady Dogg McFarland excited to extend her softball playing career

With just a few weeks to go in the school year, most high school seniors are preparing for graduation and the next step in their ...

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UPDATE: Winder-Barrow baseball sweeps Northgate, advances to quarterfinals

By Doug Gorman

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Sports Columnists

Adding a Dash of Positive Perspective for Graduates

Adding a Dash of Positive Perspective for Graduates

Doing these senior specials and talking to graduates is always fun.

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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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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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Parks & Recreation



Barrow youth track hosts district meet, sends several on to state

Winder-Barrow High School hosted the GRPA District 7 youth track and field championships this past weekend, an event which saw several of Barrow’s hometown ...

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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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