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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.
And then there were two.
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.
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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For the third straight year, a softball team from Henry County brought home state championship hardware.
It wasn’t the Super Bowl, and Stockbridge Coach Kevin Whitley wasn’t on his way to Disneyland.
Two county teams still chase title
The best way to describe last Friday’s local state football playoff action?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Georgia tailback Todd Gurley's season has ended with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
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.
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.