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  1. Colquitt Co. Packers defeat Archer, fans are proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WALB-TV Albany

    People in Colquitt County are proudly showing their support for the Colquitt County Packers who won the Division 6-A State Championship game Saturday night. Colquitt County Packer fans are proudly showing their support for their hometown team as the Packers defeated Archer 28 to 24 in Saturday's 6-A State Championship game at the Georgia Dome.

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  2. Colquitt County wins Ga Aaaaaa title over Archer 28-24Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | CBS Atlanta

    Chase Parrish threw three touchdown passes and unbeaten Colquitt County won the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAAA football title with 28-24 victory over Archer on Saturday night at the Georgia Dome. It was the second state championship for the Packers, who won their other in 1994, and snapped a streak for four consecutive AAAAAA titles by teams like Archer that are from Gwinnett County.

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  3. Colquitt County beats Archer 28-24 for AAAAAA championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | WSB-TV

    Chase Parrish threw three touchdown passes and unbeaten Colquitt County won the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAAA football title with 28-24 victory over Archer on Saturday night at the Georgia Dome. It was the second state championship for the Packers, who also won in 1994, and snapped a streak for four consecutive AAAAAA titles by teams, like Archer, that are from Gwinnett County.

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  4. Dawson Christmas parade makes a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    The first of two teams representing South Georgia football took the field Friday afternoon in Atlanta.The Irwin County Indians took on the Hawkinsville Red Devils at the Georgia Dome for the GHSA Division 1 A state title.The two teams battled closely in the first half, locking in at 6-6.In the second half though, momentum got away from the Indians.A botched snap on a punt and a safety, lead to nine unanswered points from the Red Devils.Hawkinsville would go on to win 15-6.Irwin County head co... The first of two teams representing South Georgia football took the field Friday afternoon in Atlanta.The Irwin County Indians took on the Hawkinsville Red Devils at the Georgia Dome for the GHSA Division 1 A state title.The two teams battled closely in the first half, locking in at 6-6.In the second half though, momentum got away from the Indians.A botched snap on a punt and a safety, lead to ... (more)

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  5. The Locker Room Report (12-12-2014) Pt: 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    It's the 20 year anniversary of the last time Colquitt won a state title. Sure, there have been trips to the dome and chances to win the championship, like Sihiem King's brother had in 2010.

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  6. No charges after child in car incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WALB-TV Albany

    There is an update on a story we reported in July. Criminal charges were dropped against two Moultrie women charged with leaving a child in a hot car.

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  7. Colquitt turns one-point deficit into 37-point victory, spoils McEachern's runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | MDJonline.com

    McEachern's Bailey Hockman escapes the pressure from Colquitt County's Demetrius Walker, left, and To'rickian Dunbar .

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  8. McMULLEN, Trudee LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Lakeland Ledger

    TRUDEE LEE McMULLEN, 80 LAKELAND - Truddee Lee McMullen passed away due to liver disease on Thursday, December 4, 2014. Truddee was born on January 31, 1934, to Dewey and Truddee Thompson in Colquitt, GA.

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  9. On to the Dome: Archer Advances to Class 6A Football FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    Archer High's historical run in the Georgia High School Association football playoffs continued Friday night in the Class 6A semifinals. The Tiger thoroughly routed visiting Etowah 52-7 and will face Colquitt County next weekend in the state finals in the Georgia Dome.

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  10. McEachern gets ultimate road test at No. 1 Colquitt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | MDJonline.com

    Running back Sam Jackson has helped solve McEachern's running game this season. He needs only 4 yards to reach 1,000 on the season after starting the year as Taj Griffin's backup.

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  11. Eagles fall just short against top-ranked Packers; Fourth quarter comeback erases 13-point deficitRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | John's Creek Herald

    The Milton Eagles gave the state's top-ranked team all it could handle in the quarterfinals of the Class AAAAAA playoffs last Friday night, losing 42-35 to unbeaten Colquitt County. The Packers scored the winning touchdown with just over 2:30 to play.

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  12. Defense shines again in Eagles' playoff victory; Top-ranked Colquitt is Milton's next testRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | John's Creek Herald

    After last Friday night's narrow 17-14 victory over South Fulton opponent Langston Hughes, the Eagles now have two playoff wins in succession; but three straight will be a serious challenge. Milton will face Colquitt County, the state's No.

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  13. Colquitt toy drive kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WALB-TV Albany

    Moultrie and Colquitt County folks are making sure kids in need will have toys for Christmas. The Children's Cheer and Toy Shop kicks off its annual toy drive at the Colquitt County Packers playoff game Friday night.

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  14. Super Bowl champ fired after 'body slam' incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KLTV Tyler

    Former NFL and University of Georgia football star Charles Grant was fired from his job after he got into an altercation with a student athlete at Bowie State University, according to the Sports Information Director. According to a video on TMZ Sports , Grant is seen body slamming a student athlete in a gym on October 30. Growing up, Grant was a star player at Miller County High School in Colquitt and graduated from Hargrave Military Academy.

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  15. Former Super Bowl champ fired after 'body slam' incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Former NFL and University of Georgia football star Charles Grant was fired from his job after he got into an altercation with a student athlete at Bowie State University, according to the Sports Information Director. According to a video on TMZ Sports , Grant is seen body slamming a student athlete in a gym on October 30. Growing up, Grant was a star player at Miller County High School in Colquitt and graduated from Hargrave Military Academy.

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  16. Super Bowl champ fired after 'body slam' incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | WTVM

    ... , Grant is seen body slamming a student athlete in a gym on October 30. Growing up, Grant was a star player at Miller County High School in Colquitt and graduated from Hargrave Military Academy. He also played football at the University of Georgia ...

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  17. Suspects wanted in Colquitt Co. mower theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Colquitt County Sheriff's investigators are trying to track down two suspects they believe stole thousands of dollars worth of commercial mowers. Investigators believe 36-year-old Dwight Alexander and 38-year-old James Hogan, both from Dekalb County, rented two or three Uhaul trucks from Thomasville and stole nine X-mark zero-turn mowers from DeMott Tractor Company in October.

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  18. Newbern, Mae Brown StokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    MAE BROWN STOKES NEWBERN, 103 RALEIGH, NC - Mae Brown Stokes Newbern, 103, died November 5, 2014, after a period of declining health. She was born in Miller County, Georgia, May 3, 1911, a middle child of William Thomas Brown and Buecilla Wells Brown.

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  19. FPCA falls in first playoff gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    Two teams that have developed a rivalry left it all on the gridiron Friday as First Presbyterian Christian Academy tried to break another school record and win its first playoff game. But the boys played Southwest Georgia Academy in Damascus, where the more experienced team won, 42-14.

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  20. FPCA prepares for firs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    First Presbyterian Christian Academy has made history yet again, qualifying for the playoffs for the first time in its three-year program. The Highlanders will seek to continue their historical season Friday when they face Southwest Georgia Academy in Damascus.

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