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Jackson County Parks and Rec basketball registration

Hoops season is right around the corner! Jackson County Parks and Recreation basketball registration officially opened Sept. 30 and runs until Nov. 2. The cost for the 5-6 co-ed team is $65 as well as the 7-8 team but is not co-ed. The 9-10, 11-12 and 13-15 teams are $75. The age control date is Jan. 1, 2014. For more information, visit jacksonrec.com or call 706-367-6350.


SCCA comes to Road Atlanta

The Sports Car Club of America will make its way to Braselton Nov. 1-3. It is considered to be the largest sports car race of the year for amateur racing and will see more than 400 contestants from more than 30 states. This will be the championship run for the American Road Race of Champions. Fans will be allowed to camp. A 3-day pass is $40, a 2-day pass is $35 and a one-day only pass is $25 but a Friday only pass is $15. There are discounts for SCCA members. For more information, contact Road Atlanta at 1-800-849-RACE or visit the website at roadatlanta.com. Also visit www.scca.com.


Basketball registration for Jefferson Parks and Rec

Basketball season for young Dragons is approaching and those wishing to participate in basketball at Jefferson Parks and Rec will have until Nov. 1 to register. This is only for 12U and 14U athletes. The cost is $80. Non-residents will be charged an extra $35. The age control date is Jan. 1, 2014. Player evaluations were held Oct. 26 at the Jefferson Sports Complex. For more information, visit jeffersonrec.com or call 706-367-5116.