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The Trinity Christian Crusaders are 7-1, ranked No. 1 in the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA coaches' poll, have a 1,000-yard rusher and have held their opponents to only 43 cumulative points.
The Southeast Bulloch and Screven County softball teams advanced to the Elite Eight of the Georgia High School state softball tournament to be held in Columbus starting on Thursday.
CINCINNATI - Michael Vick has found a balance. His passer rating is just as impressive as his 40-yard dash these days.
The William James Middle School football team will play Screven County Middle School today at 4:30 p.m. at home at the Julia P. Bryant Field in the first round of the Coastal Empire Region playoffs. William James Middle is currently 5 - 1 with its only loss coming at the hands of Screven County (5-1) earlier in the season.
The Portal Panthers have gone through quite a season. After starting out 0-5, Portal has won two straight. Much of the turnaround has to do with the play of senior quarterback Brandon Mock.
It's hard to choose just one Yellow Jacket from Southeast Bulloch's amazing run through the South Sectional. So how about the athlete no one saw coming.
ATLANTA - Ben Roethlisberger stood on the Pittsburgh sideline with a white towel hanging around his neck. All he could do was watch as Michael Vick and the Falcons finished off the Steelers in a game that was just too good to be settled in 60 minutes.
ATLANTA - Atlanta Falcons defensive end John Abraham will miss three to four weeks following surgery Tuesday to repair a torn lower abdominal muscle.
ATHENS - The season-long Georgia quarterback carousel ended last week, but now can coaches find reliable receivers for Matthew Stafford?
ATLANTA (AP) - It's time for Georgia Tech to move on. No more sulking about that dismal loss to Clemson.
ATLANTA - Joe Johnson averaged more than 20 points last season. He played on the U.S. team at the world championships. And he can still walk the streets of Atlanta without being bothered.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Florida's defense deserved a rousing toast after this game - even if it wasn't a cocktail party.
ATLANTA - When Marvin Williams left Chapel Hill, N.C., last year, he was a teenager who looked - and played - like a baby when compared with the stars of the NBA.
ATLANTA - The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years against the team that knocked them out of the top spot last season.
ATLANTA - The Braves are still more than two years away from moving into their new suburban ballpark.
The months of September and October are considered by many deer hunters to be the pre-game warm-up for the "real season" when the rut begins.
Tom Watson didn't appear to be kicking himself.
ATLANTA - Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.
ATHENS - Perhaps Georgia's depth at tailback didn't take an immediate hit after all when freshman Nick Chubb had surgery on Monday to repair his fractured left thumb.
Statesboro High will honor its 1964 football team on its 50th reunion on Sept. 26-27.
The decision whether to charge three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York will be up to a grand jury.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons rookie left tackle Jake Matthews has returned to practice after missing last week's loss at Cincinnati with a sprained left ankle.
MINNEAPOLIS - Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and marketable stars in the NFL, an approachable superstar with an inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.
WASHINGTON - A U.S. senator threatened the NFL with legislation over Washington's nickname, a letter was dispatched to the other 31 team owners, and the issue was linked to the league's others recent troubles Tuesday as the anti-"Redskins" movement took its cause to Capitol Hill.
Hundreds of people joined community leaders Tuesday afternoon for the official ribbon cutting of the Statesboro Convention and Visitors Bureau's Regional Visitors Center.
Constitution Week begins Wednesday and runs through Tuesday, Sept. 23, celebrating the 227th anniversary of the signing of this great document.
On Friday and Saturday, several local businesses will participate in a Downtown Boutique Warehouse sale.
For the second straight year, two Bulloch County public schools were recognized as two of the top performers under the state's accountability system.