TUNNEL HILL — Head coach Todd Middleton's Northwest Whitfield High School baseball team is back on the field for a new season, one he hopes will actually get to conclude normally this time.
It took Christian Heritage School's boys basketball team a little while to round into top form after an 11-day layoff, but they did just that in the fourth quarter of their 57-36 win over Lakeview Academy in the first round of the Class A Private state playoffs Tuesday.
A Southeast Whitfield High School wrestler had not won a state championship in seven years.
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods was seriously injured Tuesday when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep road in suburban Los Angeles known for wrecks, authorities said. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent said he…
SONORAVILLE — North Murray High School erased a 12-point second-half deficit to force overtime in the boys Region 6-3A consolation game against Lakeview Fort-Oglethorpe in Sonoraville Saturday, but couldn't keep pace in the extra frame.
SONORAVILLE — For an agonizing stretch that extended for more than an entire quarter in the girls Region 6-3A championship game between Coahulla Creek and host Sonoraville on Saturday, the Lady Colts couldn't coax the basketball through the hoop.
TUNNEL HILL — Northwest Whitfield High School's girls basketball team couldn't overcome the platoon-swapping Pickens press Friday night in the Region 7-4A championship game in Tunnel Hill.
If Dalton High School swimmer Henry Bethel wore all his state championship swimming medals at once, maybe then he'd be slowed down enough to give his competitors a better shot.
For the second straight year, COVID-19 has brought an early end to the season for Dalton State College's basketball team.
Dalton State College’s basketball team played Faulkner, the leader in the Southern States Athletic Conference's East division, two nights in a row and came up empty in both games.
SONORAVILLE — Through three and a half quarters in the North Murray High School boys basketball team's Region 6-3A tournament game against Rockmart Tuesday, the Mountaineers just couldn't pull away.
The seasons for Murray County, North Murray and Southeast Whitfield girls basketball teams ended Monday night in the quarterfinal round of their region tournaments.
Dalton State College's basketball team couldn't keep pace with Southern States Athletic Conference leader Faulkner (21-2, 12-1 SSAC) Monday night in Montgomery, Alabama, losing 84-69.
TUNNEL HILL — Northwest Whitfield High School's girls basketball team still would have advanced past Ridgeland in the first round of the Region 7-4A tournament on Monday if only the points scored by Lady Bruin senior McKenzie Brueckner had counted.
A trio of Christian Heritage School football standouts and a Northwest Whitfield Bruin were named to Georgia Athletic Coaches Association All-State football teams on Monday.
Dalton High School's Hunter Noland and Southeast Whitfield's Riso Webb and Jose Leon won state championships at the Georgia High School Association Traditional Wrestling State Tournament at the Macon Centerplex on Friday.
Dalton State College's basketball team pulled away late in the second half in a 74-62 win Friday over visiting Southern States Athletic Conference opponent Florida College.
Dalton High School's boys basketball team locked down on defense in the second half and sweated out overtime to down Northwest Whitfield 58-54 in Dalton Thursday.
It was senior night for Christian Heritage School's boys basketball team in their home game Tuesday night against North Cobb Christian, but a freshman kept the Lion offense rolling.
After an 11-day wait between games after two contests were postponed, Dalton State College's basketball team got an easy win on Saturday.
Coahulla Creek High School senior Jaime Mendiola is set to be the first in his family to attend college. When he does, in addition to his studies, he'll be playing at the highest level of collegiate soccer.
Several Dalton High School boys swimmers earned individual state championships, but the Catamounts fell short of a team championship at the Class 6A swimming and diving state championships at Georgia Tech's McAuley Aquatic Center in Atlanta Friday.
CHATSWORTH — North Murray High School's D'Ante Tidwell is ready to get started for the basic training required of all cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point (Army), even if he'll be without the comfort of his cellphone for a few weeks.
After a two-month coaching search, Dalton High School didn't end up having to look far for its new head football coach.
This Week's Circulars
Roger Allen Bowling, age 72, of Dalton, Georgia passed away Sunday, February 21, 2021. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA 30721; 706-529-5371.
Robert Paul DeFoor Jr., age 76, of Resaca, Georgia passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA 30721; 706-529-5371.
Patricia Blair, age 72, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away February 18, 2021. She was born January 9, 1949. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton; 706-529-5371.
- Whitfield Restaurant Reports for Feb. 20: Restaurant closed voluntarily; cardboard being used to line shelves; and other health code violations
- Whitfield County Schools Superintendent Gilreath to retire in June
- Area Arrests for Feb. 23
- Mohawk launches enhanced employment brand
- Area Arrests for Feb. 25
- Area Arrests for Feb. 20-21
- Bearfield looks to continue fight against COVID-19, will work for more affordable housing
- Margaret Venable: Social media and First Amendment at Dalton State
- Swimming in success: Dalton High swimmers earn yet more individual titles, Bethel finishes as school's most decorated swimmer
- High school basketball region tournaments: Dalton boys earn third playoff seed with win in consolation game; North Murray drops to fourth