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BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington trounces Trion 60-44

BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington trounces Trion 60-44

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The Darlington Tigers used a second-half surge to pull away from Trion and get a 60-44 win Thursday on Senior Night at the Huffman Center.

GUEST COLUMN: Celebrating an undeserved gift

GUEST COLUMN: Celebrating an undeserved gift

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The word is lagniappe. Discovering this word was like finding a rare ruby in a field or getting a gift at Christmas you did not want but learn…

GUEST COLUMN: Now is the time to give

GUEST COLUMN: Now is the time to give

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We have just ended what we call the season of giving, Christmas.

GUEST EDITORIAL: Respect the office if not the man

GUEST EDITORIAL: Respect the office if not the man

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Donald J. Trump, the billionaire businessman, will recite the presidential oath today. Each inauguration is a demonstration to the rest of the…

BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington trounces Trion 60-44

BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington trounces Trion 60-44

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The Darlington Tigers used a second-half surge to pull away from Trion and get a 60-44 win Thursday on Senior Night at the Huffman Center.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington scores double digits against Trion 57-26

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington scores double digits against Trion 57-26

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Three Darlington players scored in double digits as the Lady Tigers rolled to a 57-26 win Thursday over Trion.

PREP BASKETBALL: Linked with the past

PREP BASKETBALL: Linked with the past

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There will be some extra history in the mix when Pepperell’s basketball teams visit Model tonight.

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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington scores double digits against Trion 57-26

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington scores double digits against Trion 57-26

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Three Darlington players scored in double digits as the Lady Tigers rolled to a 57-26 win Thursday over Trion.

PREP BASKETBALL: Linked with the past

PREP BASKETBALL: Linked with the past

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There will be some extra history in the mix when Pepperell’s basketball teams visit Model tonight.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Reddish scores game-high 16 points as Rome loses 46-45 to Paulding County

BOYS BASKETBALL: Reddish scores game-high 16 points as Rome loses 46-45 to Paulding County

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The final shot in Thursday’s Region 7-5A game meant more than either winning or losing for the Rome High Wolves.

WRESTLING: The Cup stays put as Ridgeland claims a second straight Walker County title

WRESTLING: The Cup stays put as Ridgeland claims a second straight Walker County title

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The stands were full and the action was starting to heat up during the annual Walker County Cup at Ridgeland High School on Thursday night. Bu…

BASKETBALL: Oakwood Christian picks up home sweep of RCA

BASKETBALL: Oakwood Christian picks up home sweep of RCA

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The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles got a balanced scoring effort at home on Thursday and got back over the .500 mark with a 36-14 win over Rhea…

WRESTLING: Floyd County teams use duals meet to continue improvement

WRESTLING: Floyd County teams use duals meet to continue improvement

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Duals wrestling is nearing its end, but a number of local teams got one more chance to compete head-to-head Tuesday at Coosa High School as a …

BOYS BASKETBALL: Coosa makes final move in win over Model, 52-43

BOYS BASKETBALL: Coosa makes final move in win over Model, 52-43

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Coosa boys’ basketball coach John McFather knows how he wants his team to play when they get into a heated contest with a region rival.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington stays perfect in Region 6-A with 65-43 win

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Darlington stays perfect in Region 6-A with 65-43 win

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Darlington’s girls kept their undefeated mark in Region 6-A on Tuesday as they traveled to North Cobb Christian and defeated the Lady Eagles 65-43.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Copeland, Skinner pace Armuchee in 49-45 win

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Copeland, Skinner pace Armuchee in 49-45 win

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The Armuchee girls got back in the win column in Region 7-AA play with a 49-45 home victory over Chattooga on Tuesday.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington falls on the road to North Cobb Christian, 76-54

BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington falls on the road to North Cobb Christian, 76-54

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Three Darlington players reached double digits, but it wasn’t enough to hold back North Cobb Christian as the Tigers fell 76-54 on the road Tuesday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Model uses big 1st quarter to outlast Coosa, 64-52

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Model uses big 1st quarter to outlast Coosa, 64-52

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Model’s girls were challenged by Coosa on Tuesday, but the Lady Blue Devils rode a 19-6 first quarter to a 64-52 Region 7-AA road win.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Unity Christian moves into first in region with 46-29 win

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Unity Christian moves into first in region with 46-29 win

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Another big win Tuesday put the Unity Christian girls in the top spot in their region as the Lady Lions defeated Shiloh Hills 46-29 at home.

WRESTLING: Darlington takes 3rd at Arab Invitational

WRESTLING: Darlington takes 3rd at Arab Invitational

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The Darlington varsity wrestling team finished third at the Arab Invitational in Alabama over the weekend, boasting four individual champions.

BASKETBALL: Oakwood Christian girls coast past Mountain View Christian

BASKETBALL: Oakwood Christian girls coast past Mountain View Christian

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The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles got back to the .500 mark on Tuesday night with an easy 46-8 victory over Mountain View Christian School.

BASKETBALL: Ramblers leapfrog Generals into second place in 6-AAAA

BASKETBALL: Ramblers leapfrog Generals into second place in 6-AAAA

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The last time the LaFayette Ramblers met the Heritage Generals on the basketball court, the Generals pulled out a 65-63 victory in LaFayette i…

BASKETBALL: Ridgeland roughed up in Tunnel Hill

BASKETBALL: Ridgeland roughed up in Tunnel Hill

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The Ridgeland Panthers and Lady Panthers both took one on the chin from region frontrunners Northwest Whitfield in Tunnel Hill on Tuesday.

BASKETBALL: Lady Trojans collect fourth subregion victory

BASKETBALL: Lady Trojans collect fourth subregion victory

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The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans got back in the win column in subregion play with a 65-54 home win over Bowdon on Tuesday.

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Oakwood rallies to topple CLA

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Oakwood rallies to topple CLA

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The Oakwood Christian Eagles trailed by eight points at halftime and fell behind by as many as 14 points in the second half, but staged a huge…

BASKETBALL: Coosa splits against Chattooga

BASKETBALL: Coosa splits against Chattooga

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The Coosa girls’ basketball team came away with a 42-39 home win against Chattooga on Monday, while the Eagles were handed a 65-36 loss.

Middle Tennessee hires Scott Shafer as defensive coordinator

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Middle Tennessee has hired former Syracuse head coach Scott Shafe…

Iniesta to miss game against Eibar because of calf injury

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona says Andres Iniesta will miss Sunday's Spanish league game…

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis player…

Longtime Miami Herald sports columnist Edwin Pope dies at 88

Longtime Miami Herald sports columnist Edwin Pope dies at 88

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MIAMI (AP) — Edwin Pope, an award-winning sports columnist who covered the first 47 Super Bo…

Ito wins women's World Cup ski jumping event, Takanashi 5th

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ZAO, Japan (AP) — Yuki Ito won a women's ski jumping World Cup event on Friday, and overall …

Zidane says Ronaldo is still a difference-maker for Madrid

Zidane says Ronaldo is still a difference-maker for Madrid

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MADRID (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo hasn't scored a goal from open play in three games, a run th…

LaFayette man charged with murdering girlfriend arrested for drugs last year

LaFayette man charged with murdering girlfriend arrested for drugs last year

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A LaFayette man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend has a criminal arrest record for drugs, officials said.

Deputy recovers stolen vehicle

Deputy recovers stolen vehicle

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The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office has recovered a 1996 Dodge Ram Truck reported stolen from Dawson County, Ga.

LaFayette man charged with killing girlfriend

LaFayette man charged with killing girlfriend

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A 29-year-old LaFayette man killed his live-in girlfriend Sunday evening, Jan. 15, Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson said Monday.