Vernon Forrest (ATLANTA, Ga.)

ATLANTA, Ga. - Mr. Vernon Forrest, Sr. entered into rest Saturday, July 25, 2009. A homegoing...Survivors are his mother, Mildred Forrest, Atlanta; son, Vernon Forrest, Jr.; five brothers, Bernard Forrest, Sedgwick Forrest...

Vernon Forrest (ATLANTA, Ga.)

...Entered into rest Saturday, July 25, 2009, Mr. Vernon Forrest, Sr. of Atlanta. A homegoing service will be held...his mother, Ms. Mildred Forrest, Atlanta; son, Vernon Forrest, Jr.; five brothers, Mr. Bernard Forrest, Sedgwick...

Vernon Forrest's fight record

Augustan Vernon Forrest is 29-0 with 24 KO's heading into tonight's fight against Roberto Duran's nephew, Sandiego Santana. Here's a look Forrest's...

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Vernon Forrest's dreams have come true

Life has been a whirlwind for Vernon Forrest in the month since he became a king of the boxing world. He worked the Super Bowl. He graced the Grammys. He was featured on...

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Augusta's Vernon Forrest to fight Monday night

Augusta's unbeaten junior welterweight Vernon Forrest will fight Pedro Saiz tonight on Fight Night on Fox from Caesar's in Atlantic City, N.J. The bout will be shown on Fox...

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Guilty verdict in Vernon Forrest slaying

...the shooting death of former world champion boxer Vernon Forrest, of Augusta.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...DeMario Ware had admitted to pointing a loaded gun at Vernon Forrest and taking the boxer's gold championship ring and...

One arrested; shooter sought in Vernon Forrest shooting

...ATLANTA --- A 20-year-old Atlanta man was charged Tuesday with murder in the shooting death of boxing champion Vernon Forrest, although authorities said they do not believe he was the triggerman. Demario Ware was also charged with aggravated...

Laney senior awarded 1st Vernon Forrest scholarship

...attainable. Booker, 17, is the first recipient of the Vernon Forrest Memorial Scholarship award. He received the $500...his style of fighting. "I would like to follow in Vernon Forrest's footsteps and become a world champion," said...

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Golf tournament to honor Vernon Forrest

BRASELTON, Ga. - A golf tournament is being held to honor slain boxing champion Vernon Forrest, of Augusta.The first Vernon Forrest Memorial Golf Tournament tees off at 9:30 a.m. today at Chateau Elan in Braselton. It will...

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DeMario Ware guilty of felony murder in slaying of boxer Vernon Forrest

...DeMario Ware guilty of felony murder and other charges in the shooting of former world champion boxer and Augusta native Vernon Forrest.The jury acquitted Ware on a malice murder charge.Ware did not fire the gun that killed the 38-year-old welterweight...