Playoffs teams heading into the home stretch

Greenbrier and Swainsboro will take trips to Columbus, Ga., this week for the Elite Eight softball tournament.Swainsboro will play Heard County at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the Class AA bracket. Greenbrier will play Loganville...

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...a frog costume doing The Twist ... and doing it well. My Aunt Jean passed away last week. She could throw a baseball or softball harder than many men. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 A woman called last week to warn me that coyotes had been reported near...

Evans wins close games to advance in Class AAAAA softball playoffs

...second round of the Class AAAAA state softball playoffs.The Lady Knights swept Northside...Several area Georgia volleyball and softball programs remain in the state title hunt...will visit Camden County.Greenbrier softball swept LaGrange and will play host to...

Greenbrier advances to final eight behind Titus' pitching

...more precise.If Woodland loaded the bases, Greenbrier's pitcher found the outs to get to Columbus, Ga.The Greenbrier softball team used Titus' pitching and one big inning to knock off Woodland, 5-2, on Thursday in the decisive game of the three-game...

Helping Dad

Bryson Brantley, 2 1/2 , helps his dad, Shawn Hancock, pick up softballs while practicing at a field on the corner of First Avenue and Mathney Drive on Wednesday. Dr. Hancock and teammate and friend Ashley Howell practice two or three times a week.

Evans, Greenbrier to meet for spot in region softball finals

There was little margin for error at the Region 2-AAAAA softball tournament at Greenbrier on Wednesday afternoon.With the...couple of opportunities early just like they did. It was a good softball game to watch and that's what you expect this time of the...

Tattnall County rides defense, DeLoach's arm to sweep over Westside

...County rode its defense and Lily DeLoach's arm to a doubleheader sweep over Westside in the second round of the Class AAA softball playoffs.It took a 10-1 loss in five innings in Game 1 for the Lady Patriots (19-12) to settle down, and Game 2 remained...

Harlem sweeps Swainsboro in region softball final

HARLEM - After trailing in both ends of Wednesday's Region 3-AA softball championship doubleheader against Swainsboro, Harlem responded with a fury.The Lady Bulldogs overcame one- and two-run deficits...

Tell-all books about the magazine industry sell, sell, sell

NEW YORK -- Lauren Weisberger is in a Barnes & Noble, fielding softballs from the audience as she promotes her anti-fashionista novel, "The Devil Wears Prada." Describe your "writing process...

Practice pitch

Lamont Williams pitches a ball to co-worker Steve Lorick at Riverview Park. The two spent their day off Monday exercising and hitting softballs around for fun.