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The Five Things I Know...Week Two

Jon Nelson - Monday, August 29, 2011 - 10:31am

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 Georgia,” it was a back-...

The Five Things I Know...Friday Edition

Jon Nelson - Thursday, August 25, 2011 - 12:59pm

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… The first gets you...

Falcons Ready to Fly in Preseason Week 3 versus the Pittsburgh Steelers

Gil Tyree - Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 9:38am

In the GREAT state of Georgia we are blessed to have the Atlanta Falcons for our NFL team which many of the high school players who grace GPB's Friday Night coverage look up to. After watching OUR Prep football...

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Games Already Being Moved To Thursday

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, August 23, 2011 - 8:11am

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...

Getting Ready For Game 1

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, August 23, 2011 - 6:39am

the 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...

The Five Things I Know...

Jon Nelson - Monday, August 22, 2011 - 1:04pm

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 everyone around me...

How Bout Them BRAVES?

Gil Tyree - Monday, August 22, 2011 - 8:56am

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...

The Passion Driven Lenslinger

Gil Tyree - Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:33pm

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...

Get Set For The Corky Kell Classic!

Gil Tyree - Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:11pm

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...

It's Getting Closer to Football Fridays in Georgia

Gil Tyree - Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 9:17am

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...


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