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NGA Golfer Sabol Nabs PBC Player of the Week Honors

10-17-19 AUGUSTA, Ga. – University of North Georgia women’s golfer Megan Sabol has been named the Peach Belt Player of the Week after winning the LeeAnn Noble Memorial earlier this week, the league office announced Thursday afternoon. Sabol shattered the 18- and 36-hole UNG individual records as she won individual medalist honors at the LeeAnn Noble Memorial. The senior from Augusta, Georgia, shot …

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TMU Among NAIA Women’s Golf Coaches’ Top 25 Poll

10-17-19 (ASHEVILLE, N.C.) – Milligan earned the No. 16 spot in the first regular-season women’s golf poll and Tennessee Wesleyan came in at No. 24. while Truett McConnell received votes in the NAIA Women’s Golf Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on Friday. Milligan received 278 total voting points to earn the No. 16 spot in the poll. …

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Michael Lonnie Burns, Age 40 Gainesville

10-17-19 Michael Lonnie Burns, 40, was born July 22, 1979. He was a native of Cornelia, GA, in which he spent more than thirty years of his life. He later moved to Gainesville, GA, became a business owner and opened an Anytime, Fitness Gym in Gainesville, GA, where he spent the remainder of his years. He grew up in a …

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Cleveland Woman Charged With Stealing $44K From Church In Gainesville

10-17-19 By B.J. Williams ( accesswdun.com)  (Gainesville)- A woman who served as a church secretary at Central Baptist Church in Gainesville for 24 years has been arrested for stealing funds from the church. Mary Ann Lee, 75, of Cleveland, was booked into the Hall County Jail Wednesday on charges of felony theft by taking. She has since posted bond.  A …

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Lady Bears keep it rolling with 10th straight win, eighth AAC shutout

10-17-19 (CLEVELAND) – The Truett McConnell University women’s soccer team continued their perfect Appalachian Athletic Conference campaign with a 3-0 win over Point University on Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Bears (13-1, 10-0 AAC), who are still receiving votes in the latest NAIA national top 25 poll, have now won 10 straight and have yet to lose an AAC regular season …

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TMU Men’s soccer records fourth draw of the season vs. Point

10-17-19 (CLEVELAND) – For the seventh time this season, the Truett McConnell University men’s soccer team faced overtime on Tuesday evening against Point University. After 110 minutes of play, the Bears (4-6-4, 3-2-3 AAC) picked up their fourth draw of the season (2-2) in an Appalachian Athletic Conference showdown at the TMU Soccer Complex.   Point was capable of scoring …

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Preston George Gregory, Age 72, Cleveland

Cleveland Funeral Home & Cremation Services announces that Mr. Preston George Gregory, age 72 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019.  Funeral Services are scheduled for Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 4:00 pm in the Chapel of Cleveland Funeral Home with Allen Webb officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm prior to the …

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Katherine “Kat” Gosnell Colley, Age 89 Toccoa

10-16-19 Katherine “Kat” Gosnell Colley, age 89, of Toccoa, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Born on May 10, 1930, in Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Lester Brady and Ester Lillie Gibson Gosnell. Mrs. Colley was a seamstress for Yonah Realty for 34 years, was a security guard for Coats & Clark, and also worked …

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Mrs. Ruthie Holland Robertson, Age 81 Dahlonega

10-16-19 Mrs. Ruthie “Mama Ruthie” Holland Robertson, age 81, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019.  Mrs. Robertson was born in Lumpkin County on September 22, 1938 to the late Leon and Mary Sullens.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands Marvin Fields and Robert Robertson and brother Willie Dee Sullens.  Mrs. Robertson …

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