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The 2019 University of Georgia defense will endure some critical losses from the 2018 team, with seniors Deandre Baker, D’Andre Walker and Jonathan Ledbetter among those whose eligibility is up. But a large crop of talented young players will be put in a position to succeed as the Bulldogs l…

You’ve probably never heard of Burkina Faso. I hadn’t either until recently when I started seeing posts about it on Facebook from Thomas McIntyre, a hunting and outdoor writer many of you know. McIntyre has hunted all over the world, visited every continent except Antarctica and written abou…

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The Georgia Bulldogs offense will have a much different look in 2019. The Bulldogs lose quarterback Justin Fields and tight end Luke Ford to transfer, receiver Terry Godwin and center Lamont Gaillard to graduation and four juniors to early entry into the NFL Draft. With that, here is an earl…

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Ahead of the 2019 United Soccer League Two season, the league has unveiled the city of Dalton as its latest member. The local club becomes the sixth club to join USL League Two ahead of its 25th anniversary.

Dalton High School football coach Matt Land will lead a team of all-star seniors today in the Georgia Elite Classic Senior Game at McEachern High in Powder Springs.

I wanted to quit for about the fourth time. My breath was coming in ragged gasps and my heart was pounding at a rate not seen in recent memory. I tried to concentrate on putting one foot in front of the other and gaining another yard or two on the hateful terrain, all of it straight up. A wa…

Player of the year — Jahmyr Gibbs, Dalton, junior (running back, defensive back) — 163 carries for 1,431 yards and 20 touchdowns; 20 receptions for 192 yards and one touchdown; 272 return yards on punt/kickoffs with one kickoff return for a touchdown. Region 6-6A first-team member; selected …