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Barrow coaches honor their fathers for an extraordinary influence

Barrow coaches honor their fathers for an extraordinary influence

One of a young man’s earliest and most powerful relationships is the one he builds with his father.

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Local girls receive training, mentorship from Barrow student athletes

Local girls receive training, mentorship from Barrow student athletes

Between four different sports camps this week, more than 50 girls from Barrow County and the surrounding area had the chance to take part in ...

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Apalachee and Winder-Barrow showcase their future softball talent in JV summer games

Apalachee and Winder-Barrow showcase their future softball talent in JV summer games

While most of the older players are busy with travel ball and summer league play, members of the Winder-Barrow and Apalachee ninth grade and junior ...

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Barrow has top tennis players, top coach honored by Region 8-AAAAA

Barrow has top tennis players, top coach honored by Region 8-AAAAA

When Apalachee won Region 8-AAAAA’s men’s tennis title in an all-Barrow final, it was obvious that the state of tennis in the county ...

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Tullis, Mattison headline soccer honorees from Barrow County

Tullis, Mattison headline soccer honorees from Barrow County

Three Barrow soccer players were named to the Region 8-AAAAA Best XI team, otherwise known as the first-team All-Region list, after the most recent season ...

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Apalachee

Nine Apalachee cheerleaders honored as All-Americans

Nine Apalachee cheerleaders honored as All-Americans

Earlier in June, nine of Apalachee’s co-ed cheerleaders were named All-Americans at a techniques camp.

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Apalachee women see success at Oconee Cup

Both Apalachee and Winder-Barrow sent teams to the Oconee Cup summer soccer tournament last weekend to get some valuable experience.

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Lady Wildcats seek someone to step up at summer camp

Lady Wildcats seek someone to step up at summer camp

Over the last couple years, Apalachee women’s basketball has been making incremental steps towards becoming a quality basketball team.

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Community leaders and others support rejuvenated Apalachee fundraiser

Community leaders and others support rejuvenated Apalachee fundraiser

Even though Apalachee football’s golf fundraiser came just a day after Winder-Barrow’s annual event, there seemed to be relatively little or no hangover ...

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Apalachee volleyball camp teaches girls the fundamentals

Apalachee volleyball camp teaches girls the fundamentals

More than 25 little girls stormed the floor of Apalachee High School’s gymnasium on Tuesday, ready to take on the annual youth volleyball camp.

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Bethlehem Christian Academy

Knights excited to send three college athletes from BCA

Knights excited to send three college athletes from BCA

Bethlehem Christian Academy saw three seniors sign athletic scholarships this past year, with two baseball players and one golfer.

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Bethlehem senior athletes are prepared for life physically, academically and spiritually

Bethlehem senior athletes are prepared for life physically, academically and spiritually

Last Sunday, Bethlehem Christian Academy graduated their largest class to date.

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Three-season Lady Knight prepares for a life without BCA athletics

Three-season Lady Knight prepares for a life without BCA athletics

Kara Maxwell spent most of her time at Bethlehem Christian Academy as a three-sport athlete, dedicating much of her time to athletics and improving in ...

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Bethlehem baseball seniors built a family over the last several season together

Bethlehem baseball seniors built a family over the last several season together

This year’s class of baseball seniors at Bethlehem Christian Academy is special for several reasons.

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Knights compete in GISA state track meet over the weekend

Knights compete in GISA state track meet over the weekend

Of the seven Bethlehem Christian Academy Knights who qualified for the state track meet this past weekend, the sprinters were most kind to BCA.

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Winder-Barrow

Winder youth volleyball introduces young women to the sport

Winder youth volleyball introduces young women to the sport

Several young women from the Winder-Barrow cluster had the opportunity to test their volleyball skils in a camp earlier this summer, trying their abilities against ...

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Winder-Barrow soccer coach Ben Arms retires after 18 years at the head of the program

Winder-Barrow soccer coach Ben Arms retires after 18 years at the head of the program

For the last 18 years, Ben Arms has been the women’s soccer coach at Winder-Barrow High School.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Future Bulldogg Camp sees young men try their hands at football

PHOTO GALLERY: Future Bulldogg Camp sees young men try their hands at football

Winder-Barrow's football program once again hosted the annual Future Bulldogg Camp, bringing more than 30 young men from the area in to see what ...

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Double-G Doggs host Devil Doggs in unique mini-camp

Double-G Doggs host Devil Doggs in unique mini-camp

The Winder-Barrow football team traded in pads for ammo boxes Thursday morning as part of a United States Marine Corps training camp.

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Annual golf fundraiser serves Winder-Barrow football

Annual golf fundraiser serves Winder-Barrow football

On a beautiful Wednesday afternoon at nearby Pine Hill Golf Course, about 100 men and women from around the Winder community took part in the ...

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Other Schools

Barrow Family Connection invites Lorenzo Carter as keynote speaker for 2016 youth conference

Barrow Family Connection invites Lorenzo Carter as keynote speaker for 2016 youth conference

When Barrow Family Connection hosted a summer seminar for local students, the plan was to have the young men and women learn important job skills ...

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Sports

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Sports Columnists

In honor of a good photographer and a great dad

In honor of a good photographer and a great dad

I had someone ask me once why I went by Larry when I took pictures and Adam when I wrote stories.

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Adding a Dash of Positive Perspective for Graduates

Adding a Dash of Positive Perspective for Graduates

Doing these senior specials and talking to graduates is always fun.

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High school football should not be about free agency

High school football should not be about free agency

Most of my columns start with a fun little anecdote or clever observation that makes life seem interesting and fun.

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Nostalgia is not the proper realm for integrity

Nostalgia is not the proper realm for integrity

My Thursday this past week was rather nostalgic.

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Sharing Good Friday with my Community

Sharing Good Friday with my Community

One of my favorite television shows ever made is Dan Harmon’s “Community.” If you’re not familiar with the show, an ill-destined, short-lived cult ...

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Colleges

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Parks & Recreation

Barrow 8U softball advances to state with second-place finish

Barrow 8U softball advances to state with second-place finish

The Barrow County recreation department’s 8U softball team punched their ticket to state with a second-place finish at the District 6 championship this past ...

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Barrow youth track hosts district meet, sends several on to state

Winder-Barrow High School hosted the GRPA District 7 youth track and field championships this past weekend, an event which saw several of Barrow’s hometown ...

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Alumni

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Outdoors

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