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COLUMN: The difference between hearing and listening

COLUMN: The difference between hearing and listening

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A recent Associated Press article posed this question: What if your doctor’s gender could influence your chance of surviving a visit to the hospital?

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.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Devils turn defensive in win over Pepperell

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Devils turn defensive in win over Pepperell

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For three quarters, the Pepperell Lady Dragons kept up with Model in their own gym. But for that one other quarter, the Lady Devils displayed …

BOYS BASKETBALL: Blue Devils snap losing streak with win over Pepperell

BOYS BASKETBALL: Blue Devils snap losing streak with win over Pepperell

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After nearly three weeks away from their home gym, Model basketball fans were delighted to see their team come back to Shannon. They were even…

BOYS BASKETBALL: Armuchee routs Gordon Central on special night

BOYS BASKETBALL: Armuchee routs Gordon Central on special night

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Colton Rood, by all accounts, was a team player that never sought the spotlight by trying to make shot after shot to build up his stats.

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Jokic scores 19, Nuggets rout short-handed Clippers 123-98

Jokic scores 19, Nuggets rout short-handed Clippers 123-98

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DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 19 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers 123-98 on Saturday night.

Hill scores 30 vs. former team as Jazz beat Pacers 109-100

Hill scores 30 vs. former team as Jazz beat Pacers 109-100

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — George Hill scored a season-high 30 points and the Utah Jazz led wire-to-wire in a 109-100 win over the Indiana Pacers o…

Beagle scores in overtime, Capitals beat Stars 4-3

Beagle scores in overtime, Capitals beat Stars 4-3

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DALLAS (AP) — Jay Beagle scored 19 seconds into overtime and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Dallas Stars 4-3 on Saturday night.

New Mexico St. rolls over UMKC 94-71 for 16th-straight win

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Ian Baker scored 20 points and Jemerrio Jones had 15 points and 14 rebounds to lead New Mexico State to a commanding 9…

Braun free throws let Grand Canyon hold off Seattle U, 61-57

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PHOENIX (AP) — Joshua Braun hit a pair of free throws with :15 left to earn Grand Canyon a 61-57 win over Seattle University in a Western Athl…

UTEP beats Texas-San Antonio 59-39 for 3rd straight win

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EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Paul Thomas had 12 points with 13 rebounds as UTEP rolled to its third-straight win, beating Texas-San Antonio 59-39 on …

Marquette women rally, beat No. 19 DePaul 102-101 in OT

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CHICAGO (AP) — Danielle King had 27 points, Allazia Blockton scored 24 points and Marquette beat No. 19 DePaul 102-101 in overtime on Saturday night.

Chen holds off 3-time champ Wagner to win US championship

Chen holds off 3-time champ Wagner to win US championship

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Karen Chen put together a stirring performance filled with explosive jumps and sharp landings to edge three-time champ…

Jacksonville State cruises to 86-79 win over Tennessee State

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Malcolm Drumwright scored 20 points and Jacksonville State beat Tennessee State 86-79 on Saturday night.

Johnson 3 lifts Incarnate Word past Stephen F. Austin 70-68

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jorden Kite scored 18 points and Shawn Johnson's 3 with four seconds left carried Incarnate Word past Stephen F. Austin 70-…

San Francisco cruises to 60-43 win over San Diego

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chase Foster and Ronnie Boyce scored nine points apiece as San Francisco posted its third-straight victory, cruising to a 60-…

Texas Southern overtakes UAPB in 70-63 win

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PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Zach Lofton scored 22 points Saturday night, Jalan McCloud added 15 more and Texas Southern defeated Arkansas-Pine Blu…

Lehigh finishes strong, beats Lafayette 75-68

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BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Austin Price had a season-high 24 points on 8-of-13 shooting and Lehigh had a strong finish to hold off Lafayette for a …

Lakers' Russell out 1-2 weeks with knee sprain, calf strain

Lakers' Russell out 1-2 weeks with knee sprain, calf strain

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell will be sidelined for one to two weeks with a mildly sprained right knee and a strained right calf.

Dekker scores career-best 30 leading Rockets past Grizzlies

Dekker scores career-best 30 leading Rockets past Grizzlies

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Sam Dekker scored a career-high 30 points, James Harden added 29 points and 10 assists and the Houston Rockets leaned on…

Fischer scores in 1st game, Coyotes top Lightning 5-3

Fischer scores in 1st game, Coyotes top Lightning 5-3

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GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Nineteen-year-old Christian Fischer scored in his first NHL game and the Arizona Coyotes dominated for the first two pe…

Kingsley scores 24 to pace Arkansas past LSU, 99-86

Kingsley scores 24 to pace Arkansas past LSU, 99-86

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Moses Kingsley scored a season-high 24 points as Arkansas won its third straight game with a 99-86 victory over LSU …

Matthew Dellavedova, tennis player? Nope, it's his cousin

Matthew Dellavedova, tennis player? Nope, it's his cousin

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Basketball fans may have done a double take upon seeing the Australian Open schedule on Sunday: Matthew Dellavedov…

Senators rally to beat Maple Leafs 3-2 in shootout

Senators rally to beat Maple Leafs 3-2 in shootout

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TORONTO (AP) — Mike Hoffman scored the tying goal with 1:11 left in regulation, Tom Pyatt had the shootout winner and the Ottawa Senators beat…

Ashton's free throws help N Iowa top S Illinois 58-57

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CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Jordan Ashton scored 14 points, including a pair of free throw with 15 seconds left, and Northern Iowa overcame a 12-p…

Marquette women rally, beat No. 19 DePaul 102-101 in OT

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CHICAGO (AP) — Danielle King had 27 points, Allazia Blockton scored 24 points and Marquette …

Chen holds off 3-time champ Wagner to win US championship

Chen holds off 3-time champ Wagner to win US championship

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Karen Chen put together a stirring performance filled with explosive…

Jacksonville State cruises to 86-79 win over Tennessee State

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Malcolm Drumwright scored 20 points and Jacksonville State beat Tenn…

Johnson 3 lifts Incarnate Word past Stephen F. Austin 70-68

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jorden Kite scored 18 points and Shawn Johnson's 3 with four seconds left…

San Francisco cruises to 60-43 win over San Diego

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chase Foster and Ronnie Boyce scored nine points apiece as San Francisco po…

Texas Southern overtakes UAPB in 70-63 win

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PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Zach Lofton scored 22 points Saturday night, Jalan McCloud added 15 …

U.S. Marshals arrest three after lengthy investigation

U.S. Marshals arrest three after lengthy investigation

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According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, Sheriffâ's Office investigators, Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Agents, and Deputy U.S. Marsh…

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.