Briarwood advances in the playoffs

WARRENTON, Ga. - Briarwood romped past Flint River behind Dakoka Reese's four touchdowns and 327 rushing...GISA playoffs.Briarwood plays host to Memorial Day on Friday. Flint River 0 6 0 14 ? 20Briarwood 6 26 8 7 ? 47INDIVIDUAL STATISTICSRUSHING...

Painting shows how slaves lived on Cumberland

...include pipe stems, hand-painted marbles, fishing weights, a metal lice comb and an 1819 half-dollar. A number of gun flints indicate the slaves had weapons to hunt. The dig uncovered buttons from military uniforms, which indicates slaves wore surplus...

Lack of funds forces cancellation of Croatan dig

...half-mile along Buxton's dune ridge, the dig unearthed 300-year-old coins, a smoking pipe, broken wine bottles, flints and musket balls. Most exciting, the team also found twin hearths, copper and brass pieces and lead droppings from molding...

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Dig believed to be 1700s commerce hub

...has examined appears to be from Mary Musgrove's era - roughly 1735-50, Mr. Braley said. "There were far too many gun flints, tobacco pipe fragments and rum jugs in this one cellar for the building to belong to a single family," he said. "It definitely...

Scientists study slave settlement

...segregated by job skills as well, with overseers living in different areas from laborers or craftsmen. A large number of gun flints found at the site indicate the slaves had weapons so they could hunt for food on the island, Mr. Cornelison said. A large...

French scientists say cave footprints are oldest in Europe

...Daugas said. The Chauvet cave's walls are adorned with animals of the glacial era and the floors littered with campfires, flints and the bones of bears still in their hibernation dens. The valuable find also has been the subject of legal wrangling between...

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Mark Flint, former Augusta Opera artistic director, dies at 57

Mark Flint, the artistic director for the Augusta...He was 57.While at the Augusta Opera, Flint conducted productions including Carmen...Sweeney Todd. Tonya Currier, who worked with Flint as a soprano soloist in the Augusta Opera...

Flint River takes home title

...Ga. - In a battle of undefeated teams, Flint River stopped Thomas Jefferson Academy...claim the GISA Class A North championship. Flint River led 17-0 at halftime and extended...sophomore, had a 3-yard touchdown run. Flint River improved to 11-0 while Thomas Jefferson...

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Mrs. Marilyn Flint (LINCOLNTON, Ga.)

...LINCOLNTON, Ga.- Mrs. Marilyn Paschall Flint, 69, of Kelley Street entered into rest...Lewis, and Terry Bonds officiating. Mrs. Flint was the daughter of the late Samuel Horace...member of Rehobath Baptist Church. Mrs. Flint was preceded in death by her husband...

Mr. W. Mitchell Flint

...LINCOLNTON, Ga. -- Mr. W. Mitchell Flint, 81, of 190 Peachtree St., died Monday...will be in Lincolnton City Cemetery. Mr. Flint, a native of Columbia County, was manager...Survivors include his wife, Myrtle Smalley Flint; two daughters, Louise Flint Matthews...