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ELCA, Stockbridge to host high school football playoff games Friday

Kevin Whitley wasn’t trying to get too far ahead of himself last Friday after his Stockbridge Tigers disposed of Brunswick in the Class AAAAA playoffs’ first round.

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Several Henry County athletes take advantage of the NCAA’s early signing period

Wrapping up the brunt of the fall sports season will be the recognition of several area athletes signing college scholarships during the early signing period over the next several weeks.

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Vanessa Blagmon, teammates say Woodland’s girls basketball team should be better than last season

WHS girls say team is ‘better’ this season

Last season, with four starters needing to be replaced from a 2012-13 state tournament team, the expectations for Woodland girls basketball were anything but sky high.

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ELCA, Eagle’s Landing show strong representation on all-region rosters

For the third straight year, a softball team from Henry County brought home state championship hardware.

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STOVALL: Last week was personal, this week it’s mental

It wasn’t the Super Bowl, and Stockbridge Coach Kevin Whitley wasn’t on his way to Disneyland.

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ELCA Chargers, Stockbridge Tigers still alive on the road to the Georgia Dome

Two county teams still chase title

The best way to describe last Friday’s local state football playoff action?

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Stockbridge’s Darius Alexander leads the list of top five returning boys basketball players in Henry County

Call it the changing of the guard, or just the year of the guard, period.

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STOVALL: The prediction column’s last go-round

Excuse me while I wipe a tear from eye so that I can clearly see through my smudged high school football crystal ball one last time.

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Atlanta Braves trade Henry County High grad Jason Heyward to St. Louis Cardinals

Reliever Jordan Walden included in trade that nets the Braves pitcher Shelby Miller and a minor-leaguer

The Atlanta Braves dealt former Henry County High School standout Jason Heyward to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday.

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Saints fan steals football intended for female Bengals fan | VIDEO

After Cincinnati Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham scored a touchdown in the third quarter against the New Orleans Saints, he casually tossed the ball to the only Bengals fan he saw. It was a woman wearing an A.J. Green jersey.

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Georgia loses Todd Gurley to season-ending knee injury

Georgia tailback Todd Gurley's season has ended with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

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Florida Gators' Will Muschamp out as head football coach

Will Muschamp is stepping down as Florida's coach after the regular season, forced out after a four-year tenure that will be remembered for inept offense, conservative play-calling and nearly as many losses as wins in the Southeastern Conference.

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Union Grove, Eagle's Landing, Locust Grove XCOUNTRY competing for state title in Carrollton

State meet currently in progress

Union Grove cross country coach Eric Daugherty and his runners can’t easily hide their anxiety about being at the state cross country meet in Carrollton today.