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Freezing temps return to Georgia

...below freezing across much of Georgia -- even as far south as Americus in south Georgia -- by early Thursday. In metro Atlanta...expected to be around 28 degrees in Columbus; 27 in Macon; 31 in Americus; 32 in Albany; and 34 in Dublin. The National Weather Service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-26/freezing-temps-return-georgi
Wanda Danforth

...Bernard (Sue) Crockett, Osan, Korea, Patrick Antonio Crocket, St. Petersburg, FL; sisters, Linda (Freddie) Harris, Americus, GA; four grandchildren; mother-in-law, Elizabeth Danforth, N. Augusta, SC; father-in-law, Leroy Danforth...

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Americus rallies around Reeves

AMERICUS, Ga. -- In the past 25 years, this...should treat others came from living in Americus," Reeves said this week as the Falcons...three Super Bowls in the late 1980s, Americus is behind Reeves like never before. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/28/pro_251608.shtml
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Americus explodes past Washington-Wilkes

AMERICUS, Ga. - Washington-Wilkes was hit with a hook followed by three lefts as No. 2 Americus exploded for four third-quarter touchdowns...round of the Class AA state playoffs. Americus led 7-6 at the half. With the win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/07/hig_201058.shtml
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Great Americus hero

AMERICUS, Ga. -- In the past 25 years, this...should treat others came from living in Americus," Reeves said this week as the Falcons...three Super Bowls in the late 1980s, Americus is behind Reeves like never before. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/31/pro_251973.shtml
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Americus ousts No. 3 Jefferson

...big payback. They felt like they owed Americus a whipping after the Panthers topped...a near capacity crowd Friday night. Americus, who just two years ago finished as...cushion with a 58-yard touchdown run, Americus came back with a furious rally. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/21/hig_245310.shtml
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Americus blanks Washington-Wilkes

AMERICUS, Ga. - Three prestigious records might...a hog pen by the time the game ended, Americus celebrated its first state championship...single-season rushing record of 3,167 yards. Americus quarterback Robert Johnson broke the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/17/hig_302099.shtml
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Son seeks to repeat father's state title for Americus

...has something to live up to when his Americus Panthers meet Washington County for the...back-to-back state championship teams for Americus in 1974-75. "I know my dad's going...little players we ever had," said former Americus coach Alton Shell. "He wasn't very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/21/oth_201547.shtml
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Americus awaits its title game opponent

...classic matchup between No. 1 and No. 2. Americus (14-0) defeated Carrollton 24-14...is an excellent football team," said Americus coach Dan Ragel. "I saw one of their...trailed just 10-7 at halftime, but the Americus defense dominated the second half while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/14/oth_201294.shtml
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Americus exceeds own expectations

You won't hear Erik Soliday take credit for Americus' wide-open passing offense. The second-year coach likes...it and kept it burning," said Soliday, whose unbeaten Americus Panthers play host to Washington-Wilkes (14-0) in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/12/hig_301117.shtml
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