Manny Fils

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Alcovy pitching shuts down Rockdale in region matchup | PHOTOS

Alcovy’s pitching held the Lady Bulldogs to one hit while striking out 13 batters in the 8-0, six-inning Region 2-AAAAAA win at Rockdale on Tuesday.

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Alcovy returning to basics against Baldwin

Getting the win over Baldwin is not the top priority for the Alcovy football team as they prepare to take on the Class AAAA Braves in Milledgeville at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.

Newton looking to improve from an already good start

Newton has been hitting on all cylinders offensively scoring 101 points in their first two games including a 55-0 thrashing to Meadowcreek in their home opener. They will try to keep the momentum going on Friday as they travel to Rome to take on the Wolves at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.

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Sights from Eastside and Alcovy football on their season opener | PHOTOS

Sights from Eastside and Alcovy football on their season opener

Newton crushes Meadowcreek 55-0 in home opener

Newton struck early and often as the Rams never gave Meadowcreek a chance as they went on to win their home opener 55-0 Saturday night at Homer Sharp Stadium.

Eastside dominates Alcovy in season opener

The team of Austin Holloway and Josh Sims were too much for Alcovy’s defense as the two connected three times for touchdowns as the Eagles beat their county rival 41-0 at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.

Newton Rams keeping from declining after last week’s onslaught over Berkmar

Newton has a simple plan as they prepare for their home opener at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday against Meadowcreek, score quick and early.

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Alcovy run-rules Tucker 13-0 in four innings to start region play

What looked like batting and pitching practice was actually the first Region 2-AAAAAA game of the season as the Lady Tigers crushed Tucker 13-0 in four innings on Thursday.

Hoff looking for first win, Hoffman looking for first win since 2013 season

Both Eastside and Alcovy are looking to start the season with a win in but for different reasons as the two county rival’s 10th meeting at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday at 7:30 p.m.

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Experience and knowledge allow Dr. Craig Lockhart to ink education book

Newton County School System Deputy Superintendent of Schools Dr. Craig Lockhart said that making a successful school is challenging, but not impossible.

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