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Aug 12, 2015, 16:02 ET

Warner Robins set to host the State Masters Bowling Tournament for Special Olympics Georgia

In what is becoming a late-summer tradition, the Special Olympics Georgia State Masters Bowling Tournament returns to Warner Robins Aug. 21-23....

Aug 12, 2015, 15:58 ET

2015 Duck Pluck set for Friday to benefit Special Olympics Georgia

The Post Chastain Apartment complex is where everyone will want to be this Friday as Special Olympics Georgia will have its annual Duck Pluck...

Jul 17, 2015, 10:13 ET

Special Olympics Georgia receives $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for...

Jul 17, 2015, 09:46 ET

Six Special Olympics Georgia athletes set to compete in 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles

 Six Special Olympics Georgia athletes, seven coaches and sports managers, and one unified partner will be a part of one of the biggest...

Jun 02, 2015, 10:43 ET

First-Ever Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America Presented by Bank of America Will Stop in Atlanta

The first-ever Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America will stop in Atlanta on June 6, 2015. This historic event...

May 26, 2015, 09:06 ET

"Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone." Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 29-31

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) will host its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,000 athletes, coaches, and unified partners May 29-31...

Apr 29, 2015, 10:37 ET

Special Olympics Georgia hosts annual Over the Edge Event at Buckhead Tower

Lenox Square Mall -- 80 participants will rappel from the 20 story building known as Buckhead Tower on May 2 in support of Special Olympics Georgia...

Jan 15, 2015, 16:42 ET

State Winter Games in Cobb County set for next weekend

Athletes from all over the state will compete in Special Olympics Georgia's State Indoor Winter Games at various venues in Cobb County Jan....

Jun 30, 2014, 11:06 ET

CiCi's Pizza Teams Up With Special Olympics Georgia

Beginning tomorrow through the end of July, CiCi's Pizza, home of the endless buffet, will raise money for Special Olympics Georgia at three...

Jun 24, 2014, 16:11 ET

Krispy Kreme and the Law Enforcement Torch Run® Team Up To Support Special Olympics Georgia Athletes

 For the 14th consecutive year, Krispy Kreme, in partnership with the Law Enforcement Torch Run® (LETR) for Special Olympics, will host...

May 28, 2014, 16:49 ET

Press Conference and Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg Friday Morning to Kick Off Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games

Members of the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) kick off State Summer Games by lighting the "Flame of Hope" at 9 a.m. Friday, May 30 at Philips...

May 06, 2014, 10:39 ET

Special Olympics Georgia State Fall Games Comes to Hall County This Fall for its First of Three Years; State Horse Show Also to be Held That Weekend

As Special Olympics Georgia prepares to bring approximately 2,000 athletes, coaches and their families from across the state for the first time to...

Apr 22, 2014, 13:30 ET

Special Olympics Georgia to host 3rd annual Over the Edge Event at Buckhead Tower in Atlanta!

Lenox Square Mall Area---Saturday, April 26, 2014 – Over 100 people will rappel from a 20-story building April 26 in the Atlanta area for an...

Jan 21, 2014, 17:33 ET

Be a Fan: State Winter Games in Cobb County set for this weekend

Athletes from all over Georgia will compete in Special Olympics Georgia's State Indoor Winter Games at various venues in Cobb County this...

Dec 20, 2013, 10:17 ET

Shoppers Support Special Olympics Throughout January

"Be a Fan" of Special Olympics when you clip your favorite Proctor & Gamble coupons and shop at Publix Publix, Procter & Gamble,...

Dec 11, 2013, 09:58 ET

Special Olympics Georgia launches a new film documentary, "The Love of the Games"

 Special Olympics Georgia announced today the new documentary film, "The Love of the Games" will air beginning on Saturday, December 14th...

Oct 08, 2013, 15:40 ET

Two Special Olympics Georgia State Games Coming to North Georgia Oct. 11-13

 Two Special Olympics Georgia State Games will be held in North Georgia this weekend: the State Fall Games and the State Horse Show. Nearly...

Aug 20, 2013, 16:43 ET

Warner Robins hosts the State Masters Bowling Tournament of Special Olympics Georgia this weekend

The largest state bowling tournament for Special Olympics Georgia adult athletes, 22 and older, will be held in Warner Robins Aug. 23-25. Nearly...

Jul 30, 2013, 16:06 ET

CiCi's Pizza Teams Up With Special Olympics Chapters In Georgia

Local restaurants kick off fundraising efforts in August  In August, CiCi's Pizza, home of the endless buffet, will raise money for...

Jul 16, 2013, 09:19 ET

Law Enforcement Officers Team Up with Joe's Crab Shack to Raise Funds for Special Olympics

Officers to wait on guests at Joe's Crab Shack restaurants during one-day Tip-A-Cop event If you have ever dreamt about having your local...