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Landmark Christian football players sign
On Wednesday afternoon, Landmark Christian celebrated two more of its football players going on to play the sport in college...
February 05, 2016 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Hawks help teach black history through basketball
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend contained learning experiences for area youth thanks to a partnership between the Atlanta Hawks, Fulton County, the city of Atlanta and Georgia Power...
February 01, 2016 05:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County boys edge Westlake
The Douglas County Tigers prevented Westlake from spoiling Senior Night and celebrated their final regular season home game with a 59-57 win Friday...
January 30, 2016 04:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Sports Writers Association ranks top high school football teams
The Top Ten teams in the week's Georgia Sports Writers Association High School Football Poll of the 2015 season with first-place votes in parentheses, total points and position last week at right: ...
November 10, 2015 10:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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War Eagles looking to soar again
Woodward is primed for another strong season after advancing all the way to the Class AAAA semifinals last year, its best fall since 1980, when the War Eagles won the state title. Woodward, which l...
August 21, 2015 01:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks, Ressler agree on $850 million sale for NBA team
Seven months after a racially charged email put the Atlanta Hawks on the market, there's an agreement to sell the NBA team for $850 million. A group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler, which also...
April 23, 2015 07:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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SACA edged by St. Francis for girls' Class A title
The girls’ private-school Class A state title literary slipped from the grasp of SACA into the hands of St. Francis...
March 08, 2015 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta boxing comes to south Fulton
Union City Boxing Club, 4035 Great West Pkwy., Union City,headed by trainer Gerald Shivers, will host Amateur Boxing Series I with DJ Nabs Saturday at 3 p.m. Tickets are $15. The special attraction...
January 30, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 221 221 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stone-faced Holyfield has starring role in road rage commercial
Flashing the same stone-faced glare that once was so familiar in the boxing ring, Evander Holyfield appeared headed toward another fight. This time the challenge came from a hot-tempered motorist w...
January 29, 2015 01:20 PM | 1 1 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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Both ELCA teams defeat OLM
The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday went well for both Eagle’s Landing Christian basketball teams...
January 20, 2015 05:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
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New-look Silverbacks make 2014 home debut Saturday
With eight new players and Eric Wynalda as the new manager, the Atlanta Silverbacks are hoping to repeat...
April 16, 2014 01:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cash aims to stay perfect Sunday night
Thanks to Route 30 Promotions, there will be a full slate of professional and amateur boxing matches taking place at the Mansion Elan this Sunday night...
February 18, 2014 03:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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20 Years Later: A look back at the Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding rivalry
Tonya and Nancy. Mention those names to figure skating fans, or even to those with little interest in the sport, and there’s an immediate response of recognition. “Ah, the whack on the knee.” “Oh, ...
December 31, 2013 03:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside wins Class AAAAA football title
After enduring tragedy at the beginning of the season, the Creekside High School football team alleviated that situation the best way possible...
December 17, 2013 12:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 256 256 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside versus Tucker is bigger than just a championship
Tonight at the Georgia Dome, Creekside and Tucker...
December 13, 2013 04:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Metro & DeKalb Week 9 Football Scores
Week 9 Football Results...
October 19, 2013 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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Luella tests progress against Lovejoy on Friday
To start the season, Luella played two of the best teams in Class AAAAAA from last year and the Lions were dominated on the road...
October 16, 2013 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 281 281 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dutchtown seniors place names atop record books
Dutchtown seniors Brandon Robertson and Rodel Shorter played their way to the top of the football program’s record books on the same night...
October 16, 2013 02:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week
Lofton Tidwell--LANDMARK CHRISTIAN

Coming into the season, Landmark Christian coach Wayne Brantley knew Nolan Bryant would fill one of the two open spots at safety...
October 15, 2013 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week
Keyonia Degrate--BANNEKER

Banneker junior Keyonia Degrate is passionate about the game of basketball but plays the game of softball well too...
October 15, 2013 02:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
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Langston Hughes defense in shutdown mode
Langston Hughes’ last three opponents have had a tough time scoring. Could Newnan be next in line when the Panthers welcome the Cougars to Fairburn...
October 15, 2013 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside caps long trek at Whitewater
It’s a good chance the Creekside Seminoles’ final stop of their four-game road trip will be their toughest when they meet the Whitewater Wildcats on Friday...
October 15, 2013 01:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Metro Week 8 Scores
Week 8 Football Results in the South Metro Area...
October 12, 2013 12:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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Therrell's Callaway meets Jon Gruden
After realizing a phone call he received from ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden wasn’t a hoax...
October 09, 2013 01:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Female Athlete of the Week
    Kyah Dumas--THERRELL
    by Maurice Dixon
    mdixon@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.24.13 - 02:14 pm