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Covenant Christian baseball wins first state championship

Cougars cap 26-1 season with wild victory

Celtics whip Hawks in Game 4

Boston goes up by as many as 37 in third quarter on the way to easy rout

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Hot Braves back Beachy, sweep Rockies

Offense rolls again in Colorado behind Freeman's three-run homer as Atlanta improves to major-league best 18-7 since April 10

Still-fuming Chipper denies Moyer's sign-stealing allegation

Jones said he's never relayed signs to a hitter in his career

After beating Cotto, Mayweather says fight with Pacquiao won't happen

Boxer claims that issues holding up showdown aren't his fault

Atlanta's Hernandez relishes first save of 17-year career

Veteran enjoys rare chance to finish a game

Keselowski holds final-lap lead to win at Talladega

Driver holds off Busch for second win of the season

Fowler finally a winner on PGA Tour

Young phenom beats McIlroy, Points in three-way playoff for Wells Fargo title

Jurrjens sharp as G-Braves notch Sunday victory

Former Braves all-star allows just five hits in eight solid innings

Airport art project could cost $4 million

The cost of an art installation designed to create a virtual forest at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport has ballooned to $4 million

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'Avengers' smashes record: $200.3 million debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) Hulk, smash.That's what Captain America tells the Incredible Hulk to do in "The Avengers," and that's what the Marvel Comics superhero mash-up did at the box office, smashing the domestic revenue record with a $200.3 million debut.. It's by far the biggest opening ever, shooting past

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Wife saw bullet hole while Skyping with soldier

The family of an Army officer serving in Afghanistan said Sunday his wife saw a bullet hole in the closet behind him after he collapsed during a Skype video chat.

George Lindsey, known as Goober Pyle on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' dies

George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83.

Fatal duck boat crash civil trial begins for Norcross company

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A trial is getting under way in federal court to determine the dollar amount two vessel operators may have to pay following a collision of a tugboat-guided barge and a sightseeing boat two years ago in Philadelphia that left two Hungarian students dead.. Szabolcs Prem, 20

Police: Body found at Kentucky Derby track

Police say a body has been found in the backside area at Churchill Downs, a few barns away from where Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another is kept.

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New Ga. license plates available today

Georgia's new license plates will be available statewide starting Monday.

Mary Strickland

Mary Grove Strickland, age 81, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2012, after a brief two-week illness. Until then she was happy doing what she loved: being with her ...

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Edith Neumann

Mrs. Edith Rose “Edie” Neumann, age 55, of Auburn, GA passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2012. She is survived by her husband of twenty-nine years, Robert ...

Joseph Claro

Joseph J. Claro, MD, age 88, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.

James Mccord

James Thomas “Jim” McCord, Jr., age 60 of Sandy Springs, GA died suddenly Thursday, May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924.

Ernest Beahan

Ernest “Ernie” T. Beahan, age 85, of Lawrenceville, GA, died May 3, 2012. He is survived by his son – William Beahan of Duluth, daughters and sons-in ...

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Larry Fleeman

Larry Lathan Fleeman, age 66 of Dacula, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from complications of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Sunday, May 6, 2012 ...

Sharon Kuchek

Sharon Andrews Kuchek, age 63, of Snellville, GA passed away May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.

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Jeremy Davis

Mr. Jeremy Roy Davis, age 34, of Chicago, IL and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents ...

Marilyn Sara

Marilyn Sara, age 80, of Snellville, GA, formerly of Farmingdale, NY, passed away May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.

The Daily "Post" - May 6, 2012

Check out The Daily "Post" for May 6, 2012.