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Eagle’s Landing track coach excited for college signees Detrich Lodge, Gabby Younginer, Beyunka Foster

The memories Claud Spinks has of Detrich Lodge, Gabby Younginer and Beyunka Foster are more than enough to tide the head track coach over as the seniors embark on their college careers.

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High schoolers recognized at Henry County Athlete of the Year ceremony

Aaron Dore, Tiara Scott earn top honors

Union Grove hosted the annual Henry County Athlete of the Year ceremony, where the top athletes from each school and every sport were recognized in front of their peers.

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Eagle's Landing Christian golf wins third place at state tournament in spite of inclement weather

Inclement weather didn’t derail Eagle’s Landing Christian golf at the state tournament Monday.

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Four Henry runners capture state titles in Saturday’s boys track meet

Daniel Roberts racks up three gold medals, Barnett Bailey and Matt Moore claim their first, Devin Dixon defends last year’s title

Hampton’s Daniel Roberts won both hurdling events, Henry County’s Barnett Bailey took some revenge in the 200-meter dash, Eagle’s Landing’s Devin Dixon defended his 800-meter run title and Union Grove’s Matt Moore succeeded in the 110-meter hurdles in spite of an injury.

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Pair of Lady Warhawk basketball players the first to sign college scholarships since 2010

Camreen White-Horne commits to West Georgia, Raven Boswell to Allen University

Several years have elapsed since a girl from the school signed a college scholarship. The class of 2010 produced that athlete in the form of All-State basketball player Briana Williams, who just wrapped up her final season with the Mercer University Bears.

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Former Henry County star Yetta Bailey lands head girls basketball coaching job at Hampton

Just 11 years ago, Yetta Bailey was roaming the halls of Henry County High School. Then barely 18, Bailey was on her way to playing college basketball. She had dreams of playing professionally and eventually landing a coaching job. She knew it would take some time.

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Girls Athlete of the Month: Detrich Lodge, Eagle’s Landing


The last month of competition didn’t get off to the best start for Eagle’s Landing hurdler Detrich Lodge.

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Boys Athlete of the Month: Steven Fisk, Dutchtown

Senior golfer in the sport for the long haul

On any day and at almost any time, you can find Steven Fisk at Eagle’s Landing Country Club.

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NFL Draft: Winding journey lands Eagle’s Landing alum Mike Lee in Atlanta Falcons camp

Mike Lee might finally get the chance to play in the Georgia Dome. The former Fort Valley State and University of Massachusetts defensive back signed a three-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons after the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Locust Grove baseball honored with four All-Region selections

The high school baseball season is over, which means it’s time for the awards to begin pouring in.

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Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy golf ready to leave lasting impression at state

It’s now or never for the Eagle’s Landing Christian golf team. Monday is the last official day the top quartet of Jacob Grant, Nick Liston, Max Mongrello and Jordan Long will don Chargers apparel as teammates.

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Several Henry golfers have legitimate shots at state titles Monday

Dutchtown, Eagle’s Landing Christan, Strong Rock and Union Grove send their best golf talents to contend for state titles at the championship on Monday.

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Inaugural Woodland lacrosse team produces first ever college signee Caroline Chamberlain

Woodland’s lacrosse program is barely five months old but it already has a monumental accomplishment to hang its sticks on.

BASEBALL: Locust Grove’s playoff run ends after Elite Eight losses to Buford

The streaking Buford baseball team arrived at Locust Grove on a 17-game winning streak and having allowed only one run in their last four games.

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Track and Field: 30 competing for individual titles in boys state championship this weekend

Summary of boys qualified for the 2015 state track and field championship.

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Ola, Union Grove rack up Region 4-AAAAA baseball nods

Ola’s Beau Edwards named Coach of the Year

The tremendous efforts put forth by local athletes in the 2015 baseball season were recognized Monday morning as Region 4-AAAAA announced its All-Region team.