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  1. Georgia RB Nick Chubb is Athlon Sports National Freshman of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Dawn of the Dawg

    Sep 13, 2014; Columbia, SC, USA; Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Hutson Mason hands off to Georgia Bulldogs running back Nick Chubb in the first quarter at Williams-Brice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Blake-USA TODAY Sports Georgia tailback Nick Chubb is the Athlon Sports' National Freshman of the Week for the second consecutive time following the Bulldogs' 45-32 win over Arkansas.

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  2. Callaway High crowns king and queenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    The Callaway High king and queen were crowned during halftime of Friday's homecoming game against Rockmart.

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  3. Nick Chubb has taken over at GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ESPN

    The ginormous question surrounding Georgia's football team after news broke of Todd Gurley 's suspension has been whether the Bulldogs could win without arguably the nation's best player. Well, after two games sans Gurley, who still leads the SEC with 773 rushing yards, the Bulldogs haven't really needed him.

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  4. CMT Tour: Kip Moore With Sam Hunt And Charlie Worsham At The TivoliRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chattanoogan.com

    CMT Artist Kip Moore with friends brought a standing room only crowd to Chattanooga OnStage at the Tivoli Theatre.

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  5. Chubb's career day guides Georgia to another winRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Many expected the call of the Hogs to dominate the stadium on Saturday, but "Nick Chubb on the carry" sounded throughout the speakers at War Memorial 30 times, easily outnumbering the Arkansas chant. For the second week in a row, the freshman running back has been an offensive keystone for two impressive SEC wins, filling the Todd Gurley-sized shoes left in wake of the recent suspension.

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  6. Cavaliers breeze to homecoming winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | LaGrange Daily News

    Callaway's Braylon Sanders, right, is greeted by LaBronze Zelaya after making a touchdown catch in the first half.Kevin Eckleberry Callaway's Braylon Sanders, right, is greeted by LaBronze Zelaya after making a touchdown catch in the first half.Kevin Eckleberry The Cavaliers ran their Region 5-AAA record to 2-0 as they continue their pursuit of a ... (more)

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  7. Lawmakers look at Gurley lawRead the original story

    Saturday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes' eligibility. Rep. Chuck Sims, R-Ambrose, sponsored an existing law that allows colleges to sue anyone who coerces athletes into breaking NCAA rules in specific situations.

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  8. Ga lawmakers consider athlete legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SavannahNow

    In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes' eligibility. Rep. Chuck Sims, R-Ambrose, sponsored an existing law that allows colleges to sue anyone who coerces athletes into breaking NCAA rules in specific situations.

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  9. No rest for the hungry: Georgia RB Chubb out to prove a pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    G uess what Nick Chubb did on Sunday, less than 24 hours after carrying the ball 38 times at Missouri. There's no rest for the hungry.

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  10. Polk County Ga. arrest report dated October 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Examiner.com

    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.

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  11. Cavaliers ready for region testRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | LaGrange Daily News

    They're hoping that streak will still be intact by the time tonight's game against the Rockmart Yellow Jackets comes to a close.

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  12. High school scoreboard: Oct. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Times

    Dawson County softball capped off a rally from an early 8-0 deficit by scoring four runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat East Jackson 10-9 in Game 3 of their Class AAA first round playoff series on Thursday in Dawsonville. Joy Lewis delivered a two-run, walk-off double for the Lady Tigers , who advance to play Cedartown in the second round, beginning with a doubleheader on Wednesday in Dawsonville.

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  13. Homecoming test for CallawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    Callaway wide receiver Braylon Sanders goes up to make a catch during last week's win over Cedartown.

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  14. Godwin looks right at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LaGrange Daily News

    Finding a way to get the ball into Terry Godwin's hands is a weekly challenge for Callaway offensive coordinator Matt Napier.

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  15. Extra Points: South Forsyth's Barbir into record booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Forsyth County News

    South Forsyth junior kicker Alex Barbir hit field goals of 56, 52, 44 and 19 yards in Friday's 33-8 win. His four made field goals ties Barbir with a host of others for second-most in a single game in Georgia state history.

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  16. Second person tied to Gurley investigation lawyers upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A Cedartown man has retained a lawyer after Georgia's compliance office spoke to him as part of its investigation into whether star running back Todd Gurley signed memorabilia for cash. Shane Smith is being represented by Brad McFall of Gammon, Anderson and McFall, a law firm in Cedartown, McFall told the Athens Banner-Herald Tuesday.

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  17. Polk County Ga. arrest report dated October 13, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Examiner.com

    Micah West Blankenship, 40, of Cedartown was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of public drunk. The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area.

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  18. Georgia RB Todd Gurley suspended for alleged NCAA violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Lebanon Democrat

    The Bulldogs announced Thursday that Gurley, a junior and one of the early-season Heisman Trophy front-runners, had been suspended indefinitely. According to a release on the Georgia website, Gurley's suspension was handed down "by the UGA Athletic Association during an ongoing investigation into an alleged violation of NCAA rules."

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  19. Callaway ready for playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | LaGrange Daily News

    Callaway softball coach Ashley Summerlin talks to his players following a game earlier this season.

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  20. Polk County Ga. arrest report dated October 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Examiner.com

    The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that covers the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.

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