Jon Nelson

Jon Nelson

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Recent News Articles

November 9, 2012 - 7:51am
Two weeks ago toward the end of a game in west Georgia’s Heard County, a conversation during a time out led one coach to an idea. Temple High head coach Seth Rogers wanted to give sophomore running...
November 22, 2011 - 3:46pm
The GHSA executive committee met Monday to change the way Georgia high schools are grouped to play sports. Currently, there are five classifications, A through AAAAA. The number of students per...

Recent Blog Posts

GPB Sports Blog - August 29, 2011 - 2:31pm
Five Things I Know- Week 2 It’s almost like the curtain has been pulled back on the new season, even if it doesn’t feel like fall one bit… For those of you that caught GPB’s “Football Fridays in...
GPB Sports Blog - August 25, 2011 - 4:59pm
Five More Things… For Your Weekend… When you watch Football on your Fridays, you can easily divide the season into three equally important parts… non-region schedule, region schedule, and playoffs…...
GPB Sports Blog - August 23, 2011 - 12:11pm
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Athletics officials in southeast Georgia have moved three high school football games from Friday night to Thursday to avoid the tropical storm called Hurricane Irene. Peggy...
GPB Sports Blog - August 22, 2011 - 5:04pm
It’s hard to believe we’re already in football season here in the great state of Georgia- on the great GPB- as my compadre Gil says… As we go along this road from August to December, I try to tell...
Prep World - May 17, 2011 - 4:54pm
It’s random, but at the same time, systematic… It’s cruel and uncaring - like the idea that anything Mother Nature would put in our way would be handled with care… The same person who makes sure that...

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