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The Apalachicola Times
Capt. Shipke, Satanee and summer ballEven 110 years ago in 1895, topics of discussion in Apalachicola were much the
Capt. Shipke, Satanee and summer ball
The Apalachicola Times / Posted yesterday
Even 110 years ago in 1895, topics of discussion in Apalachicola were much the same as today. Religion played an important role both as a personal faith base and as a social event. There were boating parties to the barrier islands and fancy suppers... Read more
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WALB Albany
Runoff elections: Decisions made in southwest Ga.for Probate Court judge in Seminole County Michael Rogerson beat Debbie Womble
Runoff elections: Decisions made in southwest Ga.
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
for Probate Court judge in Seminole County Michael Rogerson beat Debbie Womble with a 53.57 to 46.43 percent vote. South Georgia Circuit: Dougherty Assistant DA Heather Lanier won a runoff against Ryan Cleveland for a Superior Court... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn's Steven Enoch Back In Storrs After Gaining Valuable Playing Time In ArmeniaSteven Enoch is back home in Connecticut with a fresh, unique basketball experi
UConn's Steven Enoch Back In Storrs After Gaining Valuable Playing Time In Armenia
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
Steven Enoch is back home in Connecticut with a fresh, unique basketball experience that figures to help prepare him for a bigger role at UConn. "It was a great experience overall," said Enoch, who averaged 17.2 points and 15.3 rebounds in six games... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Calhoun Co. bingo hall shut down on opening nightA bingo hall in east Alabama was shut down just hours after it opened. Big Hit
Calhoun Co. bingo hall shut down on opening night
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
A bingo hall in east Alabama was shut down just hours after it opened. Big Hit Bingo is located on White Oak Drive in Calhoun County. The owners showed all the documents allowing the business from the Calhoun County Bingo Commission and from the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus businesses showing support for law enforcement officersAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (
Columbus businesses showing support for law enforcement officers
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Americus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) An Americus councilwoman is out of jail following a DUI arrest over the weekend. An Americus councilwoman is out of jail... Read more
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WALB Albany
Calhoun County to raise property taxAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (
Calhoun County to raise property tax
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Americus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) An Americus councilwoman is out of jail following a DUI arrest over the weekend. An Americus councilwoman is out of jail... Read more
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WALB Albany
Elements Coffee plans to sell beer and wineAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (
Elements Coffee plans to sell beer and wine
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Americus councilwoman arrested for DUIAmericus councilwoman arrested for DUI (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) An Americus councilwoman is out of jail following a DUI arrest over the weekend. An Americus councilwoman is out of jail... Read more
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WALB Albany
Americus councilwoman arrested for DUI (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) An Americus councilwoman is out of
Americus councilwoman arrested for DUI
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
(Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) An Americus councilwoman is out of jail following a DUI arrest over the weekend. An Americus councilwoman is out of jail... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lanes closed on Veteran Parkway ThursdayLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to c
Lanes closed on Veteran Parkway Thursday
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Lowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter again The event starts at noon Saturday, July 23rd. (Source: WALB) Just a few months ago the Lowndes County Animal Shelter sold all its... Read more
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WALB Albany
Calhoun Co. leaders approve internet payment planLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to c
Calhoun Co. leaders approve internet payment plan
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Lowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter again The event starts at noon Saturday, July 23rd. (Source: WALB) Just a few months ago the Lowndes County Animal Shelter sold all its... Read more
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WALB Albany
Palmyra Rd. apartment ruined by kitchen fireLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to c
Palmyra Rd. apartment ruined by kitchen fire
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Lowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter again The event starts at noon Saturday, July 23rd. (Source: WALB) Just a few months ago the Lowndes County Animal Shelter sold all its... Read more
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WALB Albany
Southwest Airlines flights resume after computer glitchLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to c
Southwest Airlines flights resume after computer glitch
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Lowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter againLowndes County looks to clear out animal shelter again The event starts at noon Saturday, July 23rd. (Source: WALB) Just a few months ago the Lowndes County Animal Shelter sold all its... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
No. 41 Air ForceOrlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Sub
No. 41 Air Force
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2016 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Sex offender says Albion detective aided his escapeA convicted sex offender told a Calhoun County District Court judge Friday he h
Sex offender says Albion detective aided his escape
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
A convicted sex offender told a Calhoun County District Court judge Friday he had help evading police from a former Albion detective. Norman Pittelkow of Albion said his longtime friend, Luis Tejada, advised him to leave town last year because... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Sex offender says Albion detective aided his escapeA convicted sex offender told a Calhoun County District Court judge Friday he h
Sex offender says Albion detective aided his escape
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
A convicted sex offender told a Calhoun County District Court judge Friday he had help evading police from a former Albion detective. Norman Pittelkow of Albion said his longtime friend, Luis Tejada, advised him to leave town last year because... Read more
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WALB Albany
Back to class: School start dates for southwest Ga. countiesSummer break is almost over and kids will be heading back to school soon. Here
Back to class: School start dates for southwest Ga. counties
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
Summer break is almost over and kids will be heading back to school soon. Here is a list of start dates for southwest Georgia counties. Terrell County schools begin on July 27. On August 1, students in Worth, Mitchell, Randolph, Sumter and Calhoun... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Declining enrollment leads to fire program closing at GNTCCALHOUN, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Northwestern Technical College's fire science progr
Declining enrollment leads to fire program closing at GNTC
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
CALHOUN, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Northwestern Technical College's fire science program is ending after two years of declining enrollment. President Pete McDonald tells the Rome News-Tribune (http://bit.ly/29ymfpN) that the program has had fewer than 10... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at six GA prisonsFORSYTH, Ga. (AP) - Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lock
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at six GA prisons
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
FORSYTH, Ga. (AP) - Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lockdown conditions in six of eight prisons that faced the restrictions after numerous instances of violence related to gang tensions. The Georgia Department of Corrections... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at 6 Georgia prisonsFORSYTH, Ga. (AP) - Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lock
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at 6 Georgia prisons
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 days ago
FORSYTH, Ga. (AP) - Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lockdown conditions in six of eight prisons that faced the restrictions after numerous instances of violence related to gang tensions. The Georgia Department of Corrections... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at 6 Georgia prisonsFORSYTH, Ga. (AP) — Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lock
Lockdown conditions partially lifted at 6 Georgia prisons
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
FORSYTH, Ga. (AP) — Corrections officials in Georgia have partially lifted lockdown conditions in six of eight prisons that faced the restrictions after numerous instances of violence related to gang tensions. The Georgia Department of Corrections... Read more
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WALB Albany
First Alert Warning- Severe T'stormA severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 3:30 pm today, for Early Count
First Alert Warning- Severe T'storm
WALB Albany / Posted 17 days ago
A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 3:30 pm today, for Early County, western Calhoun County, northwestern Baker County and southeastern Clay County in Georgia. At 2:56 pm a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of Blakely moving... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
First Alert Warning- Severe T'stormA severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 3:30 pm today, for Early Count
First Alert Warning- Severe T'storm
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 17 days ago
A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 3:30 pm today, for Early County, western Calhoun County, northwestern Baker County and southeastern Clay County in Georgia. At 2:56 pm a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of Blakely moving... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Oxford Writes: Group prods people to put pens to paperBy M. Scott Morris OXFORD – On a cooler-than-usual summer night, people shoute
Oxford Writes: Group prods people to put pens to paper
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 19 days ago
By M. Scott Morris OXFORD – On a cooler-than-usual summer night, people shouted out: They were filling in blanks for David Waddell, who was on stage at Shelter on Van Buren, a coffee shop in Oxford. He’d said, “My story is about …,” and members of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
UConn’s ‘Top Five’ recruiting class could be second to noneSTORRS >> By sheer volume, there have been bigger freshman classes in UConn’s h
UConn’s ‘Top Five’ recruiting class could be second to none
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
STORRS >> By sheer volume, there have been bigger freshman classes in UConn’s history. Kevin Ollie’s group back in 1991, for instance. Or the group that arrived in Storrs in 2006 headed by Hasheem Thabeet and Jerome Dyson. But in terms of sheer... Read more
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The Register Citizen
UConn’s ‘Top Five’ recruiting class could be second to noneSTORRS >> By sheer volume, there have been bigger freshman classes in UConn’s h
UConn’s ‘Top Five’ recruiting class could be second to none
The Register Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
STORRS >> By sheer volume, there have been bigger freshman classes in UConn’s history. Kevin Ollie’s group back in 1991, for instance. Or the group that arrived in Storrs in 2006 headed by Hasheem Thabeet and Jerome Dyson. But in terms of sheer... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Misscredit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but include
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Miss
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
credit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but included one in Louisiana, 17 in Alabama and 39 in Georgia. Checks on the website set up for customers to find affected restaurants showed the Louisiana breach affected... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Misscredit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but include
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Miss
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
credit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but included one in Louisiana, 17 in Alabama and 39 in Georgia. Checks on the website set up for customers to find affected restaurants showed the Louisiana breach affected... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Misscredit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but include
Hacked Wendy's include 39 in Ga, 17 in Ala, 1 in La, 0 Miss
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
credit and debit card information don't include any in Mississippi, but included one in Louisiana, 17 in Alabama and 39 in Georgia. Checks on the website set up for customers to find affected restaurants showed the Louisiana breach affected... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A complainant said neighbor’s horses have destroyed a fence.Wilson, 27, Donaldson Street — armed robbery, possession of a firearm during co
; A complainant said neighbor’s horses have destroyed a fence.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Wilson, 27, Donaldson Street — armed robbery, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, aggravated assault. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Jeffrey Ward Calhoun, 25, Brampton Avenue — driving without a license. ▲ Sumeth... Read more
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WALB Albany
Victory Dr. closed between Bulloch, Stevens streets due to house fireCordele adds officers; needs moreCordele adds officers; needs more That's poli
Victory Dr. closed between Bulloch, Stevens streets due to house fire
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Cordele adds officers; needs moreCordele adds officers; needs more That's police department has welcomed around a half dozen new officers over the last two months, but the thin blue line could use a little beefing up. That's police department has... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia athletes qualify for Rio 2016 gamesElderly man survives brutal beatingElderly man survives brutal beating Police
Georgia athletes qualify for Rio 2016 games
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Elderly man survives brutal beatingElderly man survives brutal beating Police said Steven Larion, 38, admitted to beating the man outside Tommy's Package Store July 4th. (Source: WALB) A 70-year old man is recovering after police said he was... Read more
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Salon.com
8 Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feudsATLANTA (AP) — Eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bloody June that i
8 Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feuds
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bloody June that included the killing of an inmate in one prison that prompted murder charges against a guard and three gang members, and a brawl at another facility that sent 16 inmates to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eight Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feudsATLANTA — Authorities say eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bloody
Eight Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feuds
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
ATLANTA — Authorities say eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bloody June that included the killing of an inmate in one prison and a brawl at another facility that sent 16 inmates to hospitals. The Georgia Department of Corrections said... Read more
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WALB Albany
Road closures underway between Cooper Creek Rd. and Hancock Rd.Georgia prisons locked down after death, gang feudsGeorgia prisons locked down
Road closures underway between Cooper Creek Rd. and Hancock Rd.
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Georgia prisons locked down after death, gang feudsGeorgia prisons locked down after death, gang feuds Calhoun State Prison remains on lockdown after homicide investigation (WALB image) The Georgia Department of Corrections said Wednesday that the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia prisons locked down after death, gang feuds Calhoun State Prison remains on lockdown after homicide investigation (WALB i
Georgia prisons locked down after death, gang feuds
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Calhoun State Prison remains on lockdown after homicide investigation (WALB image) The Georgia Department of Corrections said Wednesday that the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
8 Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feudsATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bl
8 Georgia prisons locked down after death, brawl, gang feuds
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say eight Georgia prisons are on lockdown after a bloody June that included the killing of an inmate in one prison and a brawl at another facility that sent 16 inmates to hospitals. The Georgia Department of Corrections... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Several Georgia prisons on lockdown due to gang violenceSeveral Georgia prisons are on lockdown, and visitations have been canceled, du
Several Georgia prisons on lockdown due to gang violence
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 23 days ago
Several Georgia prisons are on lockdown, and visitations have been canceled, due to gang violence, according to the state Department of Corrections. They say that includes Hancock State Prison, Macon State Prison in Oglethorpe, and Telfair State... Read more
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WALB Albany
Several Georgia prisons on lockdownSeveral Georgia prisons have been placed on lockdown because of rising tensions
Several Georgia prisons on lockdown
WALB Albany / Posted 24 days ago
Several Georgia prisons have been placed on lockdown because of rising tensions between gangs. State officials tell us after the homicide at Calhoun state prison on June 11th, and multiple fights at Smith State Prison, where 16 inmates were injured,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fourth of July celebrations on July 4th in the Chattanooga areaother activities. The Sounds of Summer concert series, which normally falls on
Fourth of July celebrations on July 4th in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
other activities. The Sounds of Summer concert series, which normally falls on Saturdays, will move to Monday with Sweet Georgia Sound headlining and the Tim Hughes Quartet as the opening act. Fireworks are scheduled at 9:30 p.m.... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Hundreds take part in 103-mile Paddle Georgia tripEarlier this month, hundreds of people armed with their kayaks or canoes waded
Hundreds take part in 103-mile Paddle Georgia trip
Forsyth County News / Posted 25 days ago
Earlier this month, hundreds of people armed with their kayaks or canoes waded into the waters of the Conasauga and Oostanaula Rivers in North Georgia for a 103-mile journey. It was part of the Paddle Georgia trip, which took participants from... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for June 28, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for June 28, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Tuesday, June 28, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Superior Court Judge candidate gets local supportjudicial candidate. On Wednesday, they endorsed Healther Lanier who is in a ru
Superior Court Judge candidate gets local support
WALB Albany / Posted 29 days ago
judicial candidate. On Wednesday, they endorsed Healther Lanier who is in a runoff for a Superior Court Judge in the South Georgia circuit that covers Baker, Calhoun, Decatur, Grady and Mitchell counties. Lanier was born and raised in the area and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Here's how you can see fireworks every day this weekendof the fun. An auction at 10 p.m. will feature prizes from Rhea County business
Here's how you can see fireworks every day this weekend
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
of the fun. An auction at 10 p.m. will feature prizes from Rhea County businesses and attractions throughout Tennessee, Georgia and North Carolina. Fireworks start at 10 p.m. www.graysvilletn.org. LAKEVIEW, GA * July 2: Lake Winnepesaukah,... Read more
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Houston Astros
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Houston Astros / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Detroit Tigers / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Atlanta Braves / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Cleveland Indians / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Boston Red Sox / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Seattle Mariners / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospectshundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but h
2016 Futures Game rosters full of prospects
Anaheim Angels / Posted 30 days ago
hundreds to the Futures Game if I could." Meadows won't bring that many, but he can't wait to get back together with the Georgia contingent on the U.S. team. Including him, there are five from the greater Atlanta area. The Pirates outfielder... Read more
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