THOMASVILLE — The Brookwood Lady Warriors outscored Chiles (Florida) High 25-9 in the second half and cruised to a 50-24 girls basketball win Thursday night at the Beverly Athletic Center.

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THOMASVILLE — The Brookwood Lady Warriors outscored Chiles (Florida) High 25-9 in the second half and cruised to a 50-24 girls basketball win Thursday night at the Beverly Athletic Center.

Brookwood’s clay target team recently completed its season with impressive results. In only its seventh year in existence, Brookwood shooters continue to climb the ranks in competition. In last month’s GISA state competition at the Forest City Gun Club in Savannah, the team placed seventh ou…

THOMASVILLE — From broken helmets to a patchwork offensive line, the Thomasville Bulldogs have had to get ready for anything and everything.

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Bronco Mendenhall had only said a few words and Clemson's Dabo Swinney realized the new Virginia coach was more than a colleague: this was someone who understood how to lead a team to success.

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THOMASVILLE — The adage the late Branch Rickey, general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, came up with was “luck is the residue of design.”

ATLANTA (AP) — Left-hander Cole Hamels agreed to an $18 million, one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, one of the more active teams of the offseason.

Reserved seating tickets for the THS semifinal  playoff game vs. Dublin on December 6 are on sale to the regular season ticket holders from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Reserved seating tickets will be $18 for chair backs and $15 for no chair backs-Section 0.

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Joe Burrow and Jake Fromm bring contrasting strengths to Saturday’s Southeastern Conference championship game.

Thomas County Central High School senior Cyndel Waters signed with Middle Georgia State University to play softball. 

Both the Warrior and Lady Warrior basketball programs were back in action Tuesday night after Thanksgiving Break, sweeping a home set in the Beverly Athletic Center against Terrell Academy.

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Seven tournaments from the six largest tours over the next three weeks could shape the field for the Masters, and perhaps pave the way for the largest gathering at Augusta National in more than 50 years.

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Reserved seating tickets for the THS semifinal  playoff game vs. Dublin on December 6 will go on sale to the regular season ticket holders Wednesday, December 4 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Reserved seating tickets will be $18 for chair backs and $15 for no chair backs-Section 0.

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THOMASVILLE — The chants from the boisterous student section rang down on Rabun County quarterback Gunner Stockton throughout Friday night’s game, as they serenaded him with “overrated!” from start to finish.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference title game is special opportunity for first-time participant No. 22 Virginia. It’s just as special for No. 3 Clemson, coach Dabo Swinney said despite the fact his Tigers have won the past four championships.

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Reserved seating tickets for the THS semifinal playoff game vs. Dublin on December 6 will go on sale to the regular season ticket holders Wednesday, December 4 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Reserved seating tickets will be $18 (for chair backs) and $15 (no chair backs-Section 0).

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THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville Bulldogs needed every facet — and nearly every second on the clock — to assure one more game at home this season.

ATHENS — It’s hate week for Tae Crowder. That’s the vibe filling Georgia’s locker room: Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate. Even with the SEC championship and potential College Football Playoff berth still on the horizon, No. 4 Georgia isn’t scoffing over its in-state rival Georgia Tech. 

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THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville High School Bulldogs have checked off a number of goals for the season, including one that lasts throughout this week — practicing on Thanksgiving.

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Any concern about whether it was appropriate to be playing sports in the Bahamas while parts of the multi-island nation continue to dig out from devastation following Hurricane Dorian are quickly dismissed by officials.

ATLANTA (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud’s career appeared to be winding down. He missed nearly an entire season after blowing out his elbow. He was cut by the New York Mets and dumped by the Los Angeles Dodgers.

CAIRO — The Cairo Syrupmakers may have not reached their ultimate goal of a state championship but there was still plenty to be proud of for head coach Steve Devoursney and the Cairo faithful.

THOMASVILLE — Juniors Jordan Burns and Erin Lewis each scored 12 points, and senior Holland Walker added nine as the Brookwood Lady Warriors romped past North Florida Christian 76-35 Monday in the Thanksgiving Tip-off at Brookwood School.

ATHENS — Rodrigo Blankenship walked out onto Dooley Field at Sanford Stadium for the last time in his career on Saturday against Texas A&M. He walked off as the all-time leading scorer in Georgia football history.

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THOMASVILLE — On his first punt return of the night, Boomer Slocumb waited just long enough for the wall of blockers to form to his right. Then, he took off down the sidelines, right in front of the Pepperell bench.

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski set the record for wins coaching a No. 1 team when his top-ranked Blue Devils knocked off California and Georgetown on back-to-back nights to win the 2K Empire Classic.

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THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville Bulldogs drew power from all three phases Friday night — and overpowered visiting Pepperell.

THOMASVILLE — It may have been just a pre-scrimmage but the Brookwood boys basketball team proved its ready for the regular season Thursday night.

Brookwood will host its annual Thanksgiving Tip-Off on Monday and Tuesday, with visiting competition from five different schools across South Georgia and North Florida coming in. Each day consists of two Girls games and two Boys games, with matchups flipping on the second day

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Anthony Edwards was content to focus on other areas of his game when Rayshaun Hammonds was handling the bulk of Georgia’s scoring against Georgia Tech.

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Joann Dowels Culbreth was born on January 4, 1941, in Thomas County, to the late John and Sarah Dowels. She was married to the late Willie Culbreth for 55 years. She departed this life on November 30, 2019. She leaves to cherish her memories, four children, Elder Anthony Dowels, Atlanta, GA,…

Graveside services for Martha Lou Harper Montgomery will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at 11:00 AM at Big Creek Cemetery with Rev. Adam Gilligan officiating. Martha passed away on December 4, 2019. She was born on September 14, 1951, in Baxley to the late J.D. Harper and to the late…