Spurt carries Burke County

...County to a 15-10 victory over Wayne County in a Region 3-AAAA game.Parker's...6-33, Stephen Dishmond 9-24. Wayne County: MJ Fuller 9-47, Grooms 12-33...Caleeb Roberson 2-2-29-0. Wayne County: Grooms 10-19-1-39.RECEIVING...

Big-play Thomson offense rolls past Wayne County

...remembered well last season's loss to Wayne County, when the Yellow Jackets kept...Bulldogs rolled to a 35-19 win over Wayne County at the Brickyard. Thomson improved...and avenged a 34-6 loss to Wayne County in 2014. More importantly, the...

Five prep football games to watch

WAYNE COUNTY AT THOMSONRECORDS: Wayne County 3-5, Thomson 6-1KEY PLAYERS: Wayne County-RB Tyler Jenkins, WR Joseph White, QB/WR Seth Clary; Thomson?RB Billy Mance, DB Christian Tutt, LB Billy YoungbloodWHAT TO WATCH FOR: If nothing...

Burke County's defense leads rout of Windsor Forest

...defensive touchdown with a fumble return.After next week's bye, Burke County closes with two more region games: Wayne County and Thomson."We'll go into the open week trying to get ready for these final two, which will be big," Parker...

Thomson looks sharp in region start

...team that was 2-0 and already defeated Burke County.Thomson still has three games left in the regular season, but Wayne County, Windsor Forest and Burke County all must go to The Brickyard.In three home games, Thomson has won by seven, 43...

Georgia tries to avoid letdown against Southern

...Cantrell won the Miss America pageant on Sept. 13. Kenerly, a baton twirler with Georgia's Redcoat Band, attended Wayne County High School in Jesup, Georgia with Lambert.BRING THE BAND: When Georgia negotiated a $650,000 guaranteed payment...

With offensive stars back, Burke County could be a tough out in playoffs

...County's slate includes North Augusta, Washington County and fellow Class AAAA power Griffin.A nine-point loss to Wayne County pushed the Bears to the region's second seed, so Burke County wants to right that and get a No. 1 spot for the postseason...

Burke County-Thomson meet again in the Game of the Week

...7 in Class AAAA for the 56-0 home win against Windsor Forest this past week.The Bears (7-2, 2-1) won at Wayne County 15-10 on Friday for their second victory in a row after losing at Liberty County to begin region play.Football fans...

Aquinas, Lincoln County ranked in Top 5 for Friday's game

...1972, Aquinas has won the past two meetings.Up in Class AA, Screven County remained 10th. The Gamecocks are 7-1.Finally, Thomson jumped up one spot to seventh in Class AAAA. The Bulldogs beat Wayne County 35-19 and are 7-1.

Georgia land lotteries can provide treasure trove of information

...state of Georgia and the land lottery system was created. The 1805 Lottery, which settled Baldwin, Wilkinson and Wayne counties, can be especially useful, because Georgia is missing the 1790, 1800, and 1810 Federal Censuses. The index not...