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Atlanta Dream to celebrate Pride Month later this month

  ATLANTA – During the month of June, the Atlanta Dream honors the pursuit of equal justice for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities, and recognizes the impact that LGBTQ+ individuals have had on history by dedicating two games…

Rhyne Howard named WNBA Rookie of the Month

  ATLANTA – Atlanta Dream guard Rhyne Howard was named the Kia Rookie of the Month, the WNBA announced Wednesday. The honor comes shortly after Howard was named the WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week on May 16, making her…

Hawks' Danilo Gallinari to coach in Italy

        LONDON AND MILAN – The NBA, International Basketball Federation (FIBA), and Italian Basketball Federation (FIP) announced on Tuesday that Basketball Without Borders (BWB) Europe will be held at Sport Village Assago and the Bocconi Sport Center in Milan,…

Reese Furlow comes to South Georgia sports

ALBANY, GA - South Georgia Television News is proud to announce the hiring of Reese Furlow as our newest Sports MultiMedia Journalist for WSWG-CBS44 & WSST-TV55, effective January 24th, 2022. Furlow, a 2018 graduate of the University of West Florida,…

Lee Elder passes away at 87

ESCONDIDO, CA - Lee Elder, a champion of racial justice who in 1975 became the first Black man to compete in the Masters, has died at the age of 87, the PGA Tour said on Monday. A cause of death was…

ASU ball player’s lifelong dream came true

ALBANY, GA – An Albany State University baseball player has been signed to play for a Major League Baseball team. Malik Barrington signed a contract to play with the Minnesota Twins in late July. "We are so excited for Malik…

Praying for the Blue Devil's best

BALTIMORE, MD- Rashod Bateman, the first Tift County Blue Devil to be chosen in the first round of the NFL draft, has suffered a leg injury which could imperil his season-opening debut. Bateman, selected by the Baltimore Ravens in April,…

1/29/21 - Sports with Nate

Crisp County Schools Athletic Director Jimmy Hughes shares his thoughts on Miguel Patrick, CC's new head football coach. And before Tyreek Hill was torching NFL defenses, he was setting Georgia state…

11/27/20 - Sports with Nate

Tomorrow afternoon, we will get another big-time matchup that involves Georgia State, and it’s been a busy week for the Panthers athletic program. On Wednesday, the men’s basketball team outlasted Georgia Tech 123-120, in…

Tiger Woods fast facts

Originally Published: 30 MAY 13 13:58 ET Updated: 31 MAY 20 13:32 ET CNN Editorial Research (CNN) -- Here's a look at one of the most successful golfers in history, Tiger Woods. Personal Birth date: December 30, 1975 Birth place:…

English Premier League will resume season on June 17

(CNN) -- The English Premier League has agreed to a provisional return on June 17 without fans in attendance. It ends a three-month break to England's top-flight football competition because of the coronavirus pandemic. Aston Villa vs. Sheffield…

Who mastered (and muffed) the virtual NFL Draft

(CNN) -- In the early 1980s, the NFL Draft was held in a New York hotel conference room on a Tuesday morning. The "annual player selection meeting" as it was called back then had only team executives…

Sports with Nate - 4/24/20

On tonight's show: Falcons select Atlanta native A.J. Terrell with the 16th overall pick UGA prospects Andrew Thomas and Isaiah Wilson each go in the first round

Sports with Nate - 4/23/20

On tonight's show: Lee County's Chauncey Magwood commits to Kentucky Former Wilcox County star Desmond Tisdol puts in that work A throwback to how the Falcons handled the first round of the 2019…

Throw a Big Game football party!

PORTLAND, Ore. (CNN) — Get ready for the big game and that big party! Poison Waters joined Helen for a fun look at games, decorations and eats!

Sports with Nate - 10/28/19

On today's show: Highlights from Atkinson County/Turner County, Twiggs Academy/Crisp Academy and Worth County/Crisp County Falcons lose sixth straight game to Seahawks