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Starr’s Mill Lady Panthers take second at GHSA State Softball Championship

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Starr’s Mill’s women’s softball team wrapped up their 2020 season with a second place finish in the GHSA 5A State Softball Championship on Saturday, October 31, finishing a season that saw many changes and challenges due to the Covid-19 ... More

Whitewater High School football team quarantined after 1 tested positive

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The Whitewater High School football team has been quarantined after an athlete tested positive for Covid-19 following the Sept. 25 game in Carroll County. “An athlete on the Whitewater High School football team has tested positive for Covid-19 ... More

Fayette football is back — with restrictions

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Football season officially kicks off this week with the McIntosh Chiefs hosting their first home game against the Luella Lions this Friday, Sept. 4, at 7:30 p.m. With limited seating, a digital ticketing platform will be in place and spectators are ... More

J.C. Booth 8th-grader writes about life during coronavirus

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Matt Mazzanti, 14, practices his soccer skills in an empty field. A COVID-19 STORY By MATT MAZZANTI May 3, 2020Great soccer field, no soccer players. Graphic/Matt Mazzanti.I connected my wireless headphones to my phone. Put on my cleats. Opened the ... More

Olympian Christian Taylor comes home to Sandy Creek HS

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Olympic champion and world champion track and field athlete, and Sandy Creek High School graduate, Christian Taylor on March 7 was honored for his accomplishments at Sandy Creek High School stadium, where the Christian Taylor Invitational was held. ... More

3 McIntosh coaches take national honors

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Three athletic coaches at McIntosh High School have received Coach of the Year titles from their respective national sports associations.McIntosh Girls Volleyball Coach Wendy Mabon. Photo/Fayette Councy School System.Wendy Mabon was selected as the ... More

Our Lady of Victory defends title against Bedford School

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here For the second year in a row the Our Lady of Victory basketball team came out on top in the Private Athletic Conference (P.A.C.) In front of a spirited crowd at the Bedford School, the OLV Patriots defeated the home team Bedford with a score of ... More

Sandy Creek Junior Patriots top perfect 10-0 season with Super Bowl trophy

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Sandy Creek Junior Patriots 11U football team marks a perfect 10-0 season with Super Bowl trophy. Photo/Shayla Wiggins. Football around Atlanta at every level has had great success, but just south of 85 the Sandy Creek Junior Patriots (SCJP) 11U has ... More

McIntosh takes home state cheerleading title

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The champion McIntosh Cheerleaders. Photo/Michelle Benson. The McIntosh High School Cheerleaders won the Georgia High School Association State Cheerleading Championship on Saturday, November 16. The State Championship concluded an undefeated season ... More

McIntosh Chiefs have something to cheer about

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Locally-produced, up-to-date news about Fayette County and its cities has never been more important. Unfortunately with the challenges facing our nation and our community, it’s never been more difficult to provide this as a free service. We need ... More