TIFTON — Tifton Takedown’s Holiday Tournament took place Jan. 11 at Eighth Street Middle School and featured over 200 wrestlers from around the state for the all-day USA tournament. Coach Nick Hodnett's team, Tifton Takedown, brought home the 1st place team trophy for the afternoon session and his team had an abundance of medal winners. They would like to thank their sponsors and businesses for providing for this event: Olive Garden,Dominos,Chick-fil-A, Oh My Goodies bakery, Rudy’s Pharmacy, Waffle House, Marco’s Pizza, Tift County Wrestling Boosters and the overwhelming response of parents and students that helped this event so successful.
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Breathe Run set for March 16
The second annual Breathe Run & Family Fun Day will be held March 16 at Heritage Church in Moultrie, from 3 to 6 p.m.Continued ...
The run will benefit Breathe Ministry at the church, which works with special needs children and adults from all over South Georgia. All proceeds from the event will be used to purchase a handicap-accessible van for use by Breathe.
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Devils down to their final game
Dr. Eric Holland does not have the jitters. His Tift County Blue Devils are individually playing in their first state basketball championship game Saturday night at 8:45 p.m. at the Macon Centreplex against the Wheeler Wildcats. For him, this is old hat.
"I'm excited like always, but never nervous," he said. He believes the team will follow his example. "Our preparation has been good and our emotions are intact. This is the most focused I've seen them."
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