North Murray (girls) 47, Darlington 43
Coahulla Creek High School finished in the top six teams of Class 3A at the state duals tournament this weekend at Macon High.
Will Posey lay in a hospital bed on Jan. 25, 2018, not knowing what the future would hold. Exactly one year later this Friday night, Posey will go to bed at peace, mixed with a little bit of happy nerves, awaiting possibly the most exciting day of his life.
After his cousin was shot and killed, Dalton State College basketball player Kingston Frazier wanted to make a change in his hometown of Opelika, Alabama.
For former Northwest Whitfield High School basketball player Ryan Dyer, slow and steady is definitely winning the race.
VARNELL -- After losing to Coahulla Creek High School on a buzzer-beater already this season, North Murray girls basketball coach Randy Watson said his players were not necessarily focused on any kind of revenge.
The Coahulla Creek High School wrestling team placed second at the Region 6-3A area duals tournament on Saturday at Sonoraville, thus qualifying for the state duals tournament for the first time in school history.
The coaching staff for the Northwest Whitfield High School girls basketball team was keeping a secret from the players when the players hit the floor Tuesday night at home.
The 2019 University of Georgia defense will endure some critical losses from the 2018 team, with seniors Deandre Baker, D’Andre Walker and Jonathan Ledbetter among those whose eligibility is up. But a large crop of talented young players will be put in a position to succeed as the Bulldogs l…
The Dalton High School Lady Catamounts were at a bit of a turning point after a 53-45 loss at South Cobb on Tuesday.
Igor Stokic never thought basketball would send him more than 5,000 miles from his hometown. Sean Cranney, however, had a sense from his early years in Australia that basketball would lead him to the United States.
You’ve probably never heard of Burkina Faso. I hadn’t either until recently when I started seeing posts about it on Facebook from Thomas McIntyre, a hunting and outdoor writer many of you know. McIntyre has hunted all over the world, visited every continent except Antarctica and written abou…
The Georgia Bulldogs offense will have a much different look in 2019. The Bulldogs lose quarterback Justin Fields and tight end Luke Ford to transfer, receiver Terry Godwin and center Lamont Gaillard to graduation and four juniors to early entry into the NFL Draft. With that, here is an earl…
Southeast Whitfield and Coahulla Creek High School finished in a three-way tie with Gilmer Saturday at the Raiders' and Colts' senior swim meet at Dalton High.
Northwest Whitfield High School finished in fourth place out of 16 teams Saturday at the South Paulding Spartan Duals Tournament with a record of 3-2.
VARNELL -- Murray County High School put up a fight, but it was the Coahulla Creek Lady Colts who survived a back and forth battle Friday night in Varnell, 56-49.
For the opposition, it may seem like Sarah Plemons has been playing for North Murray High School for longer than four years.
Georgia's 2018 season ended with a loss, but the Bulldogs also finished the 2018 calendar on a string of bad news.
After each of his team's 10 games this season, Christian Heritage School basketball coach Tyler Watkins has walked into the locker room and greeted a team full of smiling faces.
Ahead of the 2019 United Soccer League Two season, the league has unveiled the city of Dalton as its latest member. The local club becomes the sixth club to join USL League Two ahead of its 25th anniversary.
Dalton High School football coach Matt Land will lead a team of all-star seniors today in the Georgia Elite Classic Senior Game at McEachern High in Powder Springs.
It's been quite some time since Gene Hooper picked up a basketball, but he remembers the experience like it was yesterday.
I wanted to quit for about the fourth time. My breath was coming in ragged gasps and my heart was pounding at a rate not seen in recent memory. I tried to concentrate on putting one foot in front of the other and gaining another yard or two on the hateful terrain, all of it straight up. A wa…
Like his running style, Jahmyr Gibbs’ path in life hasn’t been a straight line.
Player of the year — Jahmyr Gibbs, Dalton, junior (running back, defensive back) — 163 carries for 1,431 yards and 20 touchdowns; 20 receptions for 192 yards and one touchdown; 272 return yards on punt/kickoffs with one kickoff return for a touchdown. Region 6-6A first-team member; selected …
The Coahulla Creek High School swim team finished fifth and Southeast Whitfield finished sixth out of eight teams Tuesday at a meet at Darlington in Atlanta.
This Week's Circulars
- Murray man gets 10 years in prison in child molestation plea deal
- Riding the course: Dalton native transforms injury into inspiration on journey to Winter X Games
- Man sentenced to eight years in prison for armed robbery
- Food City expects to open new store on West Walnut Avenue by the end of the month
- Life sentence for Murray County man who killed his wife
- Kemp pushes 'historic' teacher pay raise
- Embrace the pace: Former Northwest basketball player enjoying time as coach
- Former Whitfield County resident honored for work as game warden
- With gym slated for demolition, West Side High School alumni gather to celebrate the memories made there (with VIDEO)
- Area Arrests for Jan. 20/21