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Jackson County’s youth wrestling club produced four placers and four All-Americans at the recent Dixie Nationals in Atlanta. Levi Kaufman won the 6U, 40-pound class, and Donavon Spry won the 10U, 60-pound class. Cael Powers placed third in the 10U, 50-pound class and Kaufman (who competed in…

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Wyatt Martin of Hoschton caught this 30-pound, one-ounce stripper on Nov. 29 on Lake Lanier. Martin was a member of the Jackson County Comprehensive High School fishing team for two years before graduating earlier this year. He is the son of Wayne and Lisa Martin.

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Photos from stock car racings return to Lanier Raceplex on Saturday (Nov. 16) The weekend included super late model stock cars of the Pro All-Star Series' national championship, bandoleros and legends cars.

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The Jefferson (Musser) 11U football team is set to play in the North Georgia Youth Football Association (NGYFA) Super Bowl Saturday (Nov. 16) at 4:30 p.m. against North Hall (Clark). The team carries a 6-3 mark into that game, but has avenged two of its three regular-season losses in the pla…

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Jackson County's 10U cheerleading team took first place in the NGYFA cheerleading competition. Jackson County's 7U, 8U and 9U squads placed in their divisions as well.

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Over the summer adults in Commerce gathered to “Play Ball!” as the parks and recreation department launched a league for a new sport, Blitzball. The league was created through an initiative of the department to organize recreational activities for those who are still kids at heart.

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Competitive weightlifter R. Garry Glenn, a Jefferson High School alum, returned from a two-year absence to set state and national records at the American Powerlifting Committee (APC) National Championships in Commerce Saturday.

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The champions have been crowned for 2018 at Atlanta Dragway with several local drivers earning titles after successful racing seasons.

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The Banks County Parks and Recreation Department’s basketball registration is now open. Registration for 5-6 year olds is open until Oct. 12. The registration fee is $60. Practices start the week of Oct. 22. Games will run between Nov. 13 and Dec. 15. Register in person at the recreation cen…

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The Commerce Tiger Sharks’ season came to an end last weekend in good fashion as both the boys’ and girls’ teams combined to score 153 points and finish 11th out of 25 teams at the 2018 GRPA Class “B/C” State Swim Meet in Tifton.