Tony Barnhart is a proud native of Union Point, Ga., located about an hour east of Atlanta. A graduate of the University of Georgia, Tony spent seven years at the Greensboro (NC) News & Record before coming to the AJC in 1984. Today he is a free lance sports writer and broadcaster for ajc.com, CBS, CSS, and 790 The Zone. Tony and his wife, Maria, live in Dunwoody. Their daughter, Sara Barnhart Fletcher, is an attorney with the Atlanta firm of Wargo & French. Sara has her mother’s looks and her mother’s brains.