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Elite Eight is next for girls from Dutchtown and ELCA

Following wins on Friday, the Dutchtown Lady Bulldogs and ELCA Lady Chargers are heading to the quarterfinals of the state basketball playoffs.

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TORRES: Tigers may have lost, but their future is bright

Stockbridge lost its opening game in the state playoffs but the school has a bright future.

Lady Chargers’ maturation leads them into the postseason again

After a couple of disappointing campaigns, ELCA’s girls’ basketball team has turned it around to earn a second-straight playoff berth.

Luella coach offering spring break basketball camp

Mark Vincent, Luella’s basketball coach, is offering a spring break basketball camp for children between the ages of 7 and 14.

Prep Hoops: Sweet 16 on tap this weekend for county schools

With wins in the first round of the state playoffs, three area girls basketball teams head to the Sweet 16.

Third-quarter surge not enough to secure Tigers an appearance in the Sweet 16

Stockbridge lost to Brunswick in the first round of the state playoffs and ends its season at 20-9.

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Three Henry wrestlers earn gold in state championship

Three Henry wrestlers earned gold in the 2014-15 state championship.

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Dutchtown faces Mays in Final Four

Lady Bulldogs basketball in semifinals of state championship

The Dutchtown Lady Bulldogs basketball team (19-13) traveled south to Fort Valley State University on Saturday for their Final Four matchup against Mays High School (26-2).

QuikTrip 500 Pole Positions: Logano wins pole, Gordon misses chance to qualify

NASCAR’s top drivers queued up to run qualifying laps at Atlanta Motor Speedway ahead of Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. Due to stalling in inspection, Jeff Gordon and 12 others missed their chance to qualify for the race. “Thunder Ring” alum Joey Logano won the pole.

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Atlanta Motor Speedway Folds of Honor QuickTrip 500

NASCAR powers into Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday in a 500-mile race in the Folds of Honor QuickTrip 500.

Henry alums Bonner and McBride impress at NFL Combine

Luella graduate Detrick Bonner and Ola graduate Tre McBride were top performers at the NFL Combine last week.

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Dutchtown: ‘Doing big things’

Lady Bulldogs sound off on their comeback season

Going into the Final Four, the Dutchtown Lady Bulldogs reflected on a season in which they have been underestimated.

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Bulldogs are one win away from state final but it hasn’t been an easy road

The road to the state basketball championships has been bumpy for the Dutchtown Lady Bulldogs, who head to Fort Valley State to play against Mays in the Final Four.

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TORRES: Circles are nice, but NASCAR is more than just driving in them

A conversation with Cale Conley shed light on the preparations NASCAR drivers have to make in order to race.

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Resiliency keys Dutchtown’s win over Loganville

Lady Bulldogs head to Final Four as Henry’s final state contender

The Dutchtown girls’ basketball team secured a thrilling third-round victory on Tuesday in Loganville. The Lady Bulldogs are Henry’s final contender for the state title game, as ELCA girls lost their playoff game to Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy.

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With cold weather ahead, AMS regulations to keep in mind

Rules at AMS regarding fires

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Fast turnaround not a challenge for AMS preparation

The Atlanta Motor Speedway had less time to prepare for this weekend’s race than usual but that didn’t affect any plans.

Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 set to take place this Sunday

Atlanta Motor Speedway ready to host the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 this Sunday

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Logano returns to Atlanta Motor Speedway as Daytona 500 champion

Joey Logano is an alumni of Atlanta Motor Speedway’s “Thunder Ring.”

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Truck event returns to Race Weekend at AMS

Fans can attend open team testing, three races

The second weekend of the NASCAR season features the return of the truck race to Atlanta, in addition to the Xfinity and Cup races.

Music features amidst engine revving at AMS this weekend

A list of musical acts performing at Atlanta Motor Speedway for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend.