Monday, April 14
Evans vs. Harlem, 5 p.m.
Greenbrier at Burke County, 5 p.m.
Lakeside at Fox Creek, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 15
Harlem at Josey, 4 p.m.
Augusta Prep at Pinewood Christian Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Grovetown vs. Thomson, 6 p.m.
The Schuman National Underclassmen Combine, Showcase and 7 on 7 Tournament will be held at Grovetown High School in conjunction with Sports Academy South on May 4. Football evaluations are done for second- to 11th-graders. Go to www.nucsports.
Spring has arrived and plants are beginning to break dormancy, but the home lawn may not be lush and green yet. Many homeowners have a centipede lawn. Centipede grass does not become green as quickly as some other warm-season turfgrasses.
Hundreds of people will flock to Betty's Branch at Riverside Park in Evans on Saturday, April 26, to celebrate the third annual Benderdinker.
The three-hour noncompetitive paddle, which begins at 10 a.m.
Having spent a couple of decades in the newspaper business, I have more than a passing aquaintance with deadlines. They don't really bother me, which can be a good or bad thing, depending in how you look at it.
For those who follow politicians, political pundits and the media, it seems as we head into the more intense portion of this election year, that a few aspects of the "game" we call politics and the coverage of it be exposed.