Rivalry weekend ahead for college football teams

by Linton Johnson  Georgia is still in the hunt for a spot in the College Football Playoff, but this week state bragging rights are on the line when the Bulldogs visit arch rival Georgia Tech Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The Yellow Jackets have had a disappointing regular season but would …

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Devils host basketball scrimmage Thursday

By Linton Johnson  The Elbert County boys’ and girls’ varsity basketball teams will host Calhoun Falls Charter School in a preseason scrimmage Thursday starting at 6 p.m. at the Inferno. It will be the one and only warmup for the Blue Devils and Lady Devils before they open the regular season November 28 at home …

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Big football games on tap this weekend

The postseason gets under way for the Elbert County Blue Devils, area college teams face big conference showdowns, and the Falcons try to right the ship on this weekend’s football schedule: • The state Class AA football playoffs begin tonight for Elbert County Blue Devils when they take on the Coosa Eagles tonight at 7:30 in …

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