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PTC church burglar linked also to Coweta break-ins

It turns out that the arrest last week of 24 year-old Peachtree City resident Joseph Michael Robinson on charges stemming from the burglary of two churches in Peachtree City solved the cases of additional break-ins, including the burglaries of two churches in Coweta County.

Robinson was charged with the Nov. 22-23 burglaries at Peachtree City Christian Church and St. Paul Lutheran Church, both off Ga. Highway 74 North. Items taken in the burglaries included cash, computers and musical instruments, according to law enforcement sources. Read More»

Ware's hit pops ball loose, clinches 2nd Creek title (gallery link)

This hit by Sandy Creek's Jamal Ware jarred the ball loose, sparking the turnover that halted a strong Carrollton drive that appeared destined to at least tie the game in the waning minutes of Saturday night's title matchup at the Georgia Dome. Photo/John Munford.

This hit by Sandy Creek's Jamal Ware jarred the ball loose, sparking the turnover that halted a strong Carrollton drive that appeared destined to at least tie the game in the waning minutes of Saturday night's title matchup at the Georgia Dome.

Watch a series of photos on the fumble and ball recovery here: http://www.thecitizen.com/galleries/12-12-2010/gallery-anatomy-game-winn...

Creek talks about his game-winning fumble recovery

Sandy Creek's Quintez Williams talks about how the game-changing play unfolded as Carrollton threatened in the redzone.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkJIAPRJQ_M

Sandy Creek takes Ga. AAA football title in 14-7 win over Carrollton

Quintez Williams pounces on the loose ball in the game-winning play that clinched the 14-7 victory over Carrollton in the championship game. Photo/John Munford.

Patriots capture second title with big defense, including redzone fumble recovery to clinch it

Watch a photographic breakdown of the game-clinching fumble: http://www.thecitizen.com/galleries/12-12-2010/gallery-anatomy-game-winn...

Winning a state championship is hard, so winning back to back state championships has to be even more difficult. Yet, the Patriots did it with a cool demeanor that didn't show the first sign of panic, even when Carrollton got within inches of tying the game Saturday night. Read More»

Sandy Creek Class AAA championship game live blog

Ronnie Bell scores the game's first touchdown. Photo/Stan Prophitt/KIdzSportsPhotography.com

Quintez Williams talks about his game-winning fumble recovery here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkJIAPRJQ_M

6:48 p.m. - Carrollton looked like they were going in - ball knocked loose and Quintez Williams recovers for Patriots. 1:59 to go, Creek has it on their nine yard line.

6:39 - Carrollton is piling up the yards and putting together some drives. Can the Patriots continue to bend and not break?

6:29 p.m. - Gutsy call by Carrollton on 4th and from Creek 9. They go, pass the ball and miss. Creek ball on own 11 to start 4th quarter. Read More»