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.