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Former Clayton County players trying to make NFL roster spots

Like most youth football players growing up, Kimario McFadden had aspirations of playing professional football.

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Skip Nichols goes out with win at Thursday Thunder

It was a very emotional day for Trena Etheredge as she made the two and half hour trek from Albany to Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Lovejoy DT Chris Henderson gets unexpected all-star game invitation

The prestigious Rising Seniors All-Star Game has coming calling again to the Clayton County area, however, this selection is for a player not as highly notarized as others.

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Montrailius Moseley and Kali James inspire Jonesboro football

It is often said that it isn’t the size of the dog in the fight, but rather the size of the fight in the dog. And Jonesboro juniors Montrailius Moseley and Kali James knows this all to well.

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Chidi Okonya has balance of academics and athletic ability

Riverale rising junior Chidi Okonya has become a hot recruiting prospect.

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Jonathan Lay epitomizes “student-athlete”

As Riverdale offensive lineman Jonathan Lay enters into his senior year, he has two competitors to worry about — the ones on the football field and those in the classroom.

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MAHONE: Skip Nichols has left lasting legacy

Nichols has left lasting impression

It was the way Skip Nichols wanted it to end.

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James “M.J.” Walker has excelled in football and basketball at Jonesboro

James “M.J.” Walker spent the better part of Monday morning going through defensive back drills with the Jonesboro Cardinals football team.

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First-time champions crowned at Thursday Thunder

All Jensen Jorgensen had to do Thursday was start the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway’s Thursday Thunder, and the Outlaws division title was won.

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Michael Zachary looks to continue Drew High winning tradition as the new basketball coach

Since it’s opening in 2009,Drew High has quickly emerged as one of the state’s top basketball programs in Class AAAAA.

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Nate Williams is the X-factor of Riverdale football

As defensive back Nate Williams is preparing for this season, he has set a pretty lofty goal for himself.

National baseball tournment to be held in McDonough

MCDONOUGH- This weekend, The Roberto Clemente World Series will be held in McDonough, GA for the 14th consecutive year. The tournament serves as the conclusion to the American Amateur Baseball Congress season and to honor the late, hall of fame player from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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Drivers prepare for Thursday Thunder title races

It has come down to one race for many drivers.

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Atlanta Falcons to open training camp with hopes of rebounding from last season

Erasing the bad taste of a 2013 season will be the main focus as the Atlanta Falcons open training camp on Friday.