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Mascots are mascots, no ‘lady’ about it

A few months back, at the beginning of basketball season in Georgia, I not-so-jokingly asked my boss to use “Gentlemen” in a headline. I had two stories from the same school and had to differentiate the basketball teams. So if I was to use “Lady (name)” I was going to use “Gentlemen (name)” too. This is how […]

From an Empire Apple to a Georgia Peach

Next week I’ll be moving all the way south to Thomasville, Ga. (<— a rebel to AP Style’s new rules right there) to start my first full-time job as sports editor at the Thomasville Times-Enterprise. I therefore won’t be road tripping across the state, unfortunately. The real New York spoils you this time of year, […]