Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: This was to be opening week for the Rome Braves. What’s new with Georgia’s professional sports teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: This was to be opening week for the Rome Braves. What’s new with Georgia’s professional sports teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. About our sports coverage — no leftovers: We are determined to avoid “repeats” of past sporting events, from “classic” baseball games to storied past college football and basketball… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trump speaks with sports commissioners, hopes NFL season will begin on schedule. Links to pro, minor league and college sports.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trump speaks with sports commissioners, hopes NFL season will begin on schedule. Links to pro, minor league and college sports.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. President Trump holds conference call with sports commissioners on Saturday, according to CBS Sports. He is hopeful the NFL season will begin on schedule and will have “fans… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Calhoun cancels spring sports — baseball, softball, soccer. Latest Falcons’ news and NFL draft updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Calhoun cancels spring sports — baseball, softball, soccer. Latest Falcons’ news and NFL draft updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Calhoun Recreation Department cancels spring sports leagues: That includes youth baseball, softball and soccer.   CHECKING IN ON LOCAL SPORTS INTERESTS: Latest updates from the Atlanta Falcons: Click Falcons… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: ‘No GHSA activities or practices allowed until further notice;’ no ‘fifth year’ for seniors. Shorter honored as Gulf South Conference names winter All-Academic teams, Honor Roll standouts.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: ‘No GHSA activities or practices allowed until further notice;’ no ‘fifth year’ for seniors. Shorter honored as Gulf South Conference names winter All-Academic teams, Honor Roll standouts.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Minutes from the Georgia High School Association’s board meeting on Thursday: Executive Director Robin Hines addressed the committee on several issues, starting with the fact Gov. Brian Kemp’s recent… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: An update from GHSA and spring high school sports. Baseball to pay minor leaguers through May 31.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: An update from GHSA and spring high school sports. Baseball to pay minor leaguers through May 31.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. An update on high school sports from Dr. James R. Hines Jr., Executive Director of the Georgia High School Assocation: \ “Given the announcement yesterday by Governor Kemp,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dooley awards honor students from Armuchee, Coosa, Darlington, Model. SEC cancels spring meetings. Links to pro, college teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dooley awards honor students from Armuchee, Coosa, Darlington, Model. SEC cancels spring meetings. Links to pro, college teams.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. 13th Annual Dooley Award recipients from our area announced. These are for the 2019-20. For expanded details and to see who won scholarships, please click Dooley. Armuchee High Barton… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Tokyo Olympics to start July 23, 2021. Parks and Recreation updates list of open/closed facilities, amenities.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Tokyo Olympics to start July 23, 2021. Parks and Recreation updates list of open/closed facilities, amenities.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Olympics reset for July 23, 2021. From the Associated Press —  The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year’s games. Tokyo… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Trevor Lawrence, Marissa Mowry and how they’re helping Bartow, other areas. Links to pro, minor league, college sports. Falcons sign XFL player. Finebaum returns to SEC Network.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Trevor Lawrence, Marissa Mowry and how they’re helping Bartow, other areas. Links to pro, minor league, college sports. Falcons sign XFL player. Finebaum returns to SEC Network.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence and girlfriend and fellow college athlete Marissa Mowry announced the start of new relief fund for individuals and families affected by COVID-19. They have two outlets listed with… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Trion names new head football coach. Updates on latest closings for Parks and Recreation facilities.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Trion names new head football coach. Updates on latest closings for Parks and Recreation facilities.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Sean Patrick is the new head football coach at Trion. He comes from Bleckley County where he served as offensive coordinator at Bleckley County High School since 2017. Patrick… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: AJC salutes top girls, boys from the 2019-20 basketball season. Update on what’s open, closed from Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation (park-by-park guide).

Chick-fil-A Sports: AJC salutes top girls, boys from the 2019-20 basketball season. Update on what’s open, closed from Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation (park-by-park guide).

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. State basketball honors from the AJC: Several players from northwest Georgia are among those named this week to The Atlanta Journal Constitution All-State basketball teams. Two girls were named first… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: High school sports update. Baseball marks #OpeningDayatHome; commissioner’s comments on what’s being done. Links to what’s happening with Northwest Georgia sports teams, venues.

Chick-fil-A Sports: High school sports update. Baseball marks #OpeningDayatHome; commissioner’s comments on what’s being done. Links to what’s happening with Northwest Georgia sports teams, venues.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. The opening day that wasn’t: Major League Baseball Commission Rob Manfred posted the following on Thursday, which would have been MLB’s opening day this season: “Opening Day holds an… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter postpones athletics dinner. Falcons sign Bailey for another season. Rome Braves to reward student readers.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter postpones athletics dinner. Falcons sign Bailey for another season. Rome Braves to reward student readers.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Latest updates from the Atlanta Falcons: Click Falcons According to a report by the NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, the Atlanta Falcons have signed defensive end Allen Bailey to a… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Kell’s Steve Gates named Cass football coach. Tokyo Summer Games moved to 2021.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Kell’s Steve Gates named Cass football coach. Tokyo Summer Games moved to 2021.

Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, drive-through only. Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Bartow County School System has hired the new head football coach for Cass High,  Steve Gates. “We were very fortunate that many local and out-of-state candidates applied for the position,”… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Tokyo Summer Games delayed until 2021? Updates from the Falcons. Berry welcomes new volleyball signees.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Tokyo Summer Games delayed until 2021? Updates from the Falcons. Berry welcomes new volleyball signees.

Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Tokyo Summer Games delayed?  From USA Today: Veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound told USA TODAY Sports on Monday afternoon that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are going to be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic. “On the basis of the… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Olympics committee to decide timing of Summer Games within four weeks. Latest on Falcons’ signees.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Olympics committee to decide timing of Summer Games within four weeks. Latest on Falcons’ signees.

Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. From the International Olympic Committee in regards to a four-week deadline to decide on delaying the Summer Games: “The IOC will, in full coordination and partnership with the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Japanese authorities and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government,… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports: Former Shorter baseball standout Ryan Newell signs with Tampa Bay Rays. Minor League baseball updates. Atlanta sports updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports: Former Shorter baseball standout Ryan Newell signs with Tampa Bay Rays. Minor League baseball updates. Atlanta sports updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (curbside only).  Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Former Shorter University baseball standout Ryan Newell signs with Tampa Bay Rays organization. Newell, a pitcher, was drafted in 2012 by the Miami Marlins, where he played in their minor league division for six years. Last season, Newell played with… Continue Reading

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