Category Archives: Sports

Word on the Tweet: Better business news? Updates on ‘The Base.’ Mounting flu concerns. Area politics. Restaurant rumors.

Word on the Tweet: Better business news? Updates on ‘The Base.’ Mounting flu concerns. Area politics. Restaurant rumors.

  Some Kiplinger-style updates on our nine key topics in Northwest Georgia: BUSINESS: This week should end on a plus note. A couple of things in the works are expected to gel before sunset. We’ll have the updates once final this afternoon or evening. We’re do for a little good news after a recent spike… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school, local college basketball updates from Thursday night; tonight’s schedule. Hot Stove Gathering is Monday; community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school, local college basketball updates from Thursday night; tonight’s schedule. Hot Stove Gathering is Monday; community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASKETBALL/High school: Thursday’s game: Girls: Bowdon over Darlington, 47-44. Boys: Darlington 57-43 over Bowdon Tonight’s games: Gordon Central vs. Armuchee Pepperell vs. Dade Coosa vs. Chattooga Model vs. Rockmart Rome vs. East Paulding College: Berry Men’s basketball. Tonight: At Birmingham-Southern, at… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school and local college basketball updates. New football coach for Cedartown High. Busy community sports calendar. Rome Braves’ preseason updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school and local college basketball updates. New football coach for Cedartown High. Busy community sports calendar. Rome Braves’ preseason updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.  Cedartown Bulldogs name Jamie Abrams head football coach. Abrams most recently defensive coordinator at McEachern High School. Watch WGAA for additional updates. BASKETBALL/High school: Tonight’s game: Darlington vs. Bowdon Friday’s games: Gordon Central vs. Armuchee Pepperell vs. Dade Coosa vs.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Coosa High welcomes football Coach Joey Mathis. Rome Braves upgrading video boards with HD, larger screens. Raffle of bat signed by 2019 Atlanta Braves to help Pinson Scholarships. High school basketball scores; local college updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Coosa High welcomes football Coach Joey Mathis. Rome Braves upgrading video boards with HD, larger screens. Raffle of bat signed by 2019 Atlanta Braves to help Pinson Scholarships. High school basketball scores; local college updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Raffle of bat signed by 2019 Atlanta Braves to help Pinson Scholarships: You’ve seen Ronald Acuna Jr., Josh Donaldson, Freddie Freeman and hometown favorite Charlie Culberson play for the Atlanta Braves. Now $20 can get you a chance to own… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball includes tonight’s games, latest girls’ rankings (Darlington rises to no. 9). Local college basketball updates. Community sports’ calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball includes tonight’s games, latest girls’ rankings (Darlington rises to no. 9). Local college basketball updates. Community sports’ calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   BASKETBALL/High school: Girls’ weekly state rankings from the AJC: Complete list 3A girls: Sonoraville (14-6) is no. 10. 1A private girls: Darlington (17-2) is no. 9. No local boys teams ranked. Statewide list.   Tuesday’s games: Rome at Carrollton Darlington at North… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Chiefs and 49ers to faceoff in Super Bowl. High school and college basketball updates. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering next Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Chiefs and 49ers to faceoff in Super Bowl. High school and college basketball updates. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering next Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     BASKETBALL/High school: Tuesday’s games: Rome at Carrollton Darlington at North Cobb Christian Pepperell at Rockmart Coosa at Model Dade County at Armuchee Gordon Central at Chattooga College: Berry Men’s basketball. Berry Vikings over Millsaps, 68-54. Next: At Birmingham-Southern, Friday… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trion, Chattooga and Woodland win state wrestling championships. High school and college basketball updates. AFC and NFC Championships today to determine Super Bowl teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trion, Chattooga and Woodland win state wrestling championships. High school and college basketball updates. AFC and NFC Championships today to determine Super Bowl teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     Berry College’s Mason Kinsey shined in Saturday’s East-West Shrine Bowl in St. Petersburg. The East beat the West, 31-27. Forbes takes a closer look at Mason Kinsey’s chase of his NFL dream. Kinsey BASKETBALL/High school: Saturday: Boys: Kell 89, Rome 57.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school and college basketball scores. Honor for Darlington’s Tate Ratledge. Berry’s Mason Kinsey chases NFL dream. GHSA State Wrestling championships today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school and college basketball scores. Honor for Darlington’s Tate Ratledge. Berry’s Mason Kinsey chases NFL dream. GHSA State Wrestling championships today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     TheTouchdown Club of Atlanta has named Darlington offensive lineman Tate Ratledge as the Bobby Dodd National Lineman/Linebacker of the Year. Ratledge has signed to play with Georgia this fall. Berry College’s Mason Kinsey is set to compete in the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves heatin’ up the Hot Stove on Jan. 27. New officers for the Coosa Valley Tennis Association. Latest high school and college basketball scores and updates, including big win for Shorter women.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves heatin’ up the Hot Stove on Jan. 27. New officers for the Coosa Valley Tennis Association. Latest high school and college basketball scores and updates, including big win for Shorter women.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   BASEBALL Rome Braves’ 18th Annual Hot Stove Gathering is Jan. 27; due are new General Manager David Cross, Atlanta’s Brian Snitker. Baseball America reports there’s finally a home for the team that the 2020 Rome Braves could advance to this season.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: The Rome Braves’ 18th Annual Hot Stove Gathering is Jan. 27; due are new General Manager David Cross, Atlanta’s Brian Snitker.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: The Rome Braves’ 18th Annual Hot Stove Gathering is Jan. 27; due are new General Manager David Cross, Atlanta’s Brian Snitker.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Media release: The Rome Braves‘ 18th annual Hot Stove Gathering will be held at Forum River Center on Monday, Jan. 27, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. The event benefits the Atlanta Braves Foundation along with Armuchee High School Baseball this… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school and college basketball schedules and scores. Harbin Clinic’s Leprechaun-a-thon 5K run  2-mile health walk returns March 14.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school and college basketball schedules and scores. Harbin Clinic’s Leprechaun-a-thon 5K run 2-mile health walk returns March 14.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     BASKETBALL/High school: Friday: Model vs. Pepperell. Rockmart vs. Gordon Central. Coosa vs. Armuchee Saturday: Rome at Kell: Game postponed on Saturday and rescheduled for next Saturday, Jan. 18 with Varsity Girls at 5 p.m. and Varsity Boys at 6:30… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school basketball scores; this week’s schedule. Local college updates. Hall of Fame tickets on sale. NFL conference playoffs Sunday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school basketball scores; this week’s schedule. Local college updates. Hall of Fame tickets on sale. NFL conference playoffs Sunday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     BASKETBALL/High school: Tuesday’s games: Girls: Gordon Central 54, Model 39. Boys: Model 73-45 over Gordon Central. Jared Bomer lead all scorers with 25 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 steals. Jabari Burge has 16 with 6 rebounds, and David Veillon had… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: football. LSU dominates Clemson, Trevor Lawrence for 42-25 win. Final AP Top 25: Georgia, no. 4. Basketball: Rome no. 7, Darlington no. 10 in girls rankings; tonight’s games. Tickets on sale for the 2020 Hall of Fame Banquet on Feb. 10.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: football. LSU dominates Clemson, Trevor Lawrence for 42-25 win. Final AP Top 25: Georgia, no. 4. Basketball: Rome no. 7, Darlington no. 10 in girls rankings; tonight’s games. Tickets on sale for the 2020 Hall of Fame Banquet on Feb. 10.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   COLLEGE FOOTBALL LSU starts slow, then dominates national championship game vs. Clemson, winning 42-25. Click CFP It was Cartersville High star Trevor Lawrence’s first loss as Clemson Tiger, finishing the night with 234 yarads (18 for 37). Final AP Top 25:… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: LSU vs. Clemson tonight. High school and college basketball updates. NFL’s final four.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: LSU vs. Clemson tonight. High school and college basketball updates. NFL’s final four.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   COLLEGE FOOTBALL Tonight: National championship: LSU vs. Clemson, 8 p.m., ESPN. Click CFP ATLANTA FALCONS: Regular season schedule. 2020 NFL playoffs: What’s next. Sunday: Chiefs rally, defeat Houston 51-31. Seahawks fall to Packers, 28-23. Next Sunday, AFC championship. Titans vs. Chiefs.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry and Shorter basketball teams on road today. NFL Divisional playoff updates. College football championship on Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry and Shorter basketball teams on road today. NFL Divisional playoff updates. College football championship on Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   COLLEGE FOOTBALL National championship: Monday: LSU vs. Clemson, 8 p.m., ESPN. ATLANTA FALCONS: Regular season schedule. 2020 NFL playoffs: What’s next. Saturday: 49ers top Vikings, 27-10. Titans over Ravens, 28-12. Sunday: Texans at Chiefs, 3:05 p.m., CBS. Seahawks at Packers.… Continue Reading

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