Prep state championship roundup: Jenkins edges defending champ Morgan County

MACON, Ga. - Eric Johnson scored on a driving layup with 3.6 seconds left to give Jenkins a 62-60 win over defending champion Morgan County in the Georgia...

Butler boys basketball drops non-region game

...Bryant scored all of his 19 points in the second half. Lamar scored eight of his 18 in the fourth quarter alone.Eric Johnson also rebounded. Of his 20 points, Johnson put up 13 in the last 16 minutes.From the other bench, Butler (12-7...

Saturday's high school basketball results

...County, 6 p.m. Tuesday. BoysLANEY 60, JENKINS (SAVANNAH) 49JENKINS (49) ? Darnell Sams 6, Jamarri Bryant 6 Eric Johnson 8,Michael Cofer 7, Trebion Lamar 7, Dimitri Chambers 15. Totals 17 8-17 60.LANEY (60) ? JaShawn Brooks 10...

Eric Johnson campaign has cash for surge

Eric Johnson likely has more money to spend on Georgia's Republican gubernatorial primary than frontrunner John Oxendine.That's despite...

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Eric Johnson campaign for governor enters important phase

Former state Sen. Eric Johnson is about to begin a new - and critical - phase of his campaign for governor.The Savannah Republican has spent most of a year...

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Candidate Profile: Eric Johnson

ATLANTA - Eric Johnson spent most of his career as a political bomb-thrower. A Democrat-skewering, politically incorrect, tax-hating bomb-thrower...

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Georgia Sen. Eric Johnson resigns

ATLANTA --- Sen. Eric Johnson ended his 17 years in the Legislature on Tuesday to devote more...think there are those who will be disappointed in the decision by Eric Johnson today to resign from the Senate before the end of his term in order...

Real estate firms boost Eric Johnson campaign

People tied to development and real estate have given former state Sen. Eric Johnson's campaign for governor at least $216,000.That, official reports indicate, is about one dollar out of every 10 the Savannah...

Furor over interbasin transfers is overhyped

...assertion that gubernatorial candidate Eric Johnson might somehow want to drain our...Atlanta. As somebody who knows Eric Johnson personally, I took the time to...media hype and get the real facts.Eric Johnson is a resident of Savannah, which...

Lobbyists set record for gifts to lawmakers

ATLANTA - Georgia Senate leader Eric Johnson received a NASCAR jacket autographed by driver Kyle...Douglas, R-Covington, $71.71 FOR SAVANNAH Sen. Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, $2,284.71 Rep. Buddy DeLoach...