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SHORTER HAWKS POST OPENING ROUND WIN IN NCCAA SOUTH REGION TOURNEY

Written by Matt Davis on March 7, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Shorter University men’s basketball team picked up a 66-46 win over Bob Jones University yesterday in the quarterfinal round of the National Christian College Athletic Association South Region Tournament.  The top seeded Hawks will proceed to the semifinal round of the tournament against fifth-seeded Pensacola Christian this afternoon at 3 pm.  The game will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com.

DARLINGTON BASEBALL TO AIR ON WLAQ TODAY!!!

Written by Matt Davis on March 7, 2013. Posted in Sports

High school baseball will hit the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 today!  Matt Davis and Steve Conrad will bring you the play by play story as the Darlington Tigers host Gordon Lee.  First pitch is set for 4 pm.  The game is one of five Darlington baseball games to be broadcast during the months of March and April on WLAQ.  Coverage will also be provided online at www.wlaq1410.com.

UNEMPLOYMENT UNCHANGED FROM DECEMBER TO JANUARY

Written by Matt Davis on March 6, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The Georgia Department of Labor has reported that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged from December to January at 8.7 percent.

MAYES NAMED TO GA BOARD OF CORRECTIONS

Written by Matt Davis on March 6, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Floyd County Commissioner John Mayes was recently appointed by Governor Nathan Deal to the Georgia Board of Corrections for a five year term.  According to a release from the Floyd County Board of Commissioners, Mayes has been named Chairman of the Board, which develops rules governing conduct and welfare of its 14,000 employees, as well as treatment, discipline, housing, training, etc. of its 60,000 inmates.

POSTSEASON PLAY AMIDST BIG TRANSITION FOR SHORTER UNIVERSITY

Written by Matt Davis on March 7, 2013. Posted in Sports

Shorter University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are no doubt reveling in the opportunity to return to postseason action this year.  The Hawks and Lady Hawks are participating in the National Christian College Athletic Association tournaments due to their ineligibility to play in their conference tournaments as Shorter makes the transition from the NAIA to the NCAA Division II.

BRAVES FALL TO TIGERS IN SPRING TRAINING ACTION

Written by Matt Davis on March 7, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Detroit Tigers 9-2 in Spring Training action last night in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  One highlight of the game for the Braves was a solo home run from Juan Francisco in the seventh.  And Braves starter Julio Teheran put in a strong performance, limiting the Tigers to one run and striking out five in four innings of work.

TAX REVENUES UP IN FEBRUARY

Written by Matt Davis on March 6, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for February totaled $796 million for an increase of nearly $31 million, or 4 percent, compared to February 2012.  Following eight months in this Fiscal Year, net tax collections are up almost $595 million, or 5.6 percent, compared to the same point last year.

ROMAN STARVING ARTIST EXPO SET FOR MARCH 23

Written by Matt Davis on March 6, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The second annual Roman Starving Artist Expo is set for Saturday, March 23rd from 12 pm until 7 pm at Historic Oakdene at 7 Coral Avenue in Rome.  Event organizer Lisa Brown Ingram says that work from 13 different local artists will be on display at the Expo.

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