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Games Already Being Moved To Thursday

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 Johnson, senior director...

by Jon Nelson | August 23, 2011

Getting Ready For Game 1

the GPB.org/Sports game of the week is st pius at westminster and this one should be a dandy. st pius is ranked 3rd in class AAA while westminster is ranked 3rd in class AA westminster is coming off an 8-4 season and...

by | August 23, 2011

The Five Things I Know...

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 everyone around me...

by Jon Nelson | August 22, 2011

How Bout Them BRAVES?

The Atlanta Braves, fresh off their sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks, are in Chicago for a four game series with the Cubs. The Braves have won 13 out of their last 17 games, and finished 7-3 during a just completed...

by Gil Tyree | August 22, 2011

The Passion Driven Lenslinger

Each week you see the faces of Jon Nelson, Mark Harmon, Niki Noto, Chrissy Warrilow, Dave Hunter, Jackie Brittain, your truly and a cast of others. Yes, we are the faces of Georgia Public Broadcasting's team coverage of...

by Gil Tyree | August 18, 2011

Get Set For The Corky Kell Classic!

The curtain rises for High School Football in the Great State of Georgia on Georgia Public Broadcasting with the 20th Annual Corky Kell Classic. During the 4 games Kell/Grayson/Lassiter/Brookwood/McEachern/NorthGwinnett...

by Gil Tyree | August 18, 2011

It's Getting Closer to Football Fridays in Georgia

Georgia Public Broadcasting's coverage of Georgia High School Football begins in earnest with the Corky Kell Classic four-game menu on Saturday, August 20. Be sure to tune in to GPB to catch every second of the...

by Gil Tyree | August 11, 2011

Golf's Great Gadget in Georgia

Here in the GREAT state of Georgia we have the opportunity to host 3 of Golf's premiere events; The Masters in Augusta in April, The PGA Championship in Johns Creek this week, and The PGA Tour Championship at East Lake...

by Gil Tyree | August 10, 2011

The Ultimate Dream of Every High School Student-Athlete

It is the dream of every high school football student-athlete to play in front of thousands of fans on Saturday afternoons. Here in the GREAT state of Georgia it is no different, whether it is the University of Georgia...

by Gil Tyree | August 5, 2011

I'm Gil Tyree Getting Ready for the Start of H.S Football

We are about 3 weeks away from the High School Football season here in the GREAT state of Georgia. I am so excited about the opportunity to do play by play coverage on Georgia Public Broadcasting. I am so looking...

by Gil Tyree | August 4, 2011

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