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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves shell Crawdads, 8-1; also players of the week; latest roster moves. Atlanta Braves clipped 5-4 by Rockies. Links to high school, college, Atlanta Falcons’ football.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves shell Crawdads, 8-1; also players of the week; latest roster moves. Atlanta Braves clipped 5-4 by Rockies. Links to high school, college, Atlanta Falcons’ football.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL Rome Braves open final series with 8-1 win over Crawdads. Media release: Dominant pitching secured a series-opening victory for the Rome Braves (55-59)… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves release 2022 season schedule, including April 8 start and home for Independence Day.

Rome Braves release 2022 season schedule, including April 8 start and home for Independence Day.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Media release: Major League Baseball has unveiled the Rome Braves 2022 schedule, with Rome holding its home opener on Tuesday, April 12, 2022… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open final series of the season tonight — and announce 2022 games. Calhoun-Cedartown game reset for Sept. 23. Berry College adds beach volleyball. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open final series of the season tonight — and announce 2022 games. Calhoun-Cedartown game reset for Sept. 23. Berry College adds beach volleyball. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.  Rome Braves release 2022 season schedule, including April 8 start and home for Independence Day. Expanded release. BASEBALL Rome Braves were off Monday; open… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s high school football predictions: Rome to rebound; Ws for all the ranked local teams; first win of the season for Pepperell.

John McClellan’s high school football predictions: Rome to rebound; Ws for all the ranked local teams; first win of the season for Pepperell.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Cartersville’s win over unbeaten and highly ranked Creekside and Darlington’s upset victory over Heard County highlighted Friday night’s action in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Late-innings rally earns 10-5 win for Rome Braves. Atlanta Braves top Marlins. Falcons flop, 32-6. Trevor Lawrence throws 3 TDs, 3 picks in loss to Texans. John McClellan’s high school picks.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Late-innings rally earns 10-5 win for Rome Braves. Atlanta Braves top Marlins. Falcons flop, 32-6. Trevor Lawrence throws 3 TDs, 3 picks in loss to Texans. John McClellan’s high school picks.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. ATLANTA FALCONS Eagles pound Falcons as Smith era begins, 32-6.  Next: At Tampa Bay, 4:05 p.m  Sept. 12. Fox TV, 92.9 FM. Falcons’ 2021… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Late high school rankings. Berry Vikings win 34-21 over LaGrange. Shorter Hawks fall to Rams. Rome Braves hammered, 15-3. Atlanta Braves clipped 6-4 by Marlins. Atlanta Falcons host Eagles to start NFL season today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Late high school rankings. Berry Vikings win 34-21 over LaGrange. Shorter Hawks fall to Rams. Rome Braves hammered, 15-3. Atlanta Braves clipped 6-4 by Marlins. Atlanta Falcons host Eagles to start NFL season today.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. HIGH SCHOOLS AJC weekly high school rankings (through Sept. 10) 6A: Rome falls to no. 8 after loss to Collins Hill. 5A: Cartersville rises… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Friday night’s football — Rome falls 34-0 to Collins Hill; Darlington wins; fourth-quarter rally for Cartersville. Berry, Shorter on the road today. Rome Braves fall 8-2. Atlanta Braves stop Marlins, 6-2. Community: Half-off registration week for Power Dash 5K and fun walk.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Friday night’s football — Rome falls 34-0 to Collins Hill; Darlington wins; fourth-quarter rally for Cartersville. Berry, Shorter on the road today. Rome Braves fall 8-2. Atlanta Braves stop Marlins, 6-2. Community: Half-off registration week for Power Dash 5K and fun walk.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. HIGH SCHOOL Friday night’s final scores: Collins Hill shuts out Rome, 34-0. Darlington 20, Heard County 7. Model pounded by Haralson County, 43-0.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Follow tonight’s high school scores. Rome Braves stay hot, beat Tourists, 11-9. Atlanta Braves walk off the win in the 10th. Touching sports moment in softball game. GHSA: No change in COVID policy; AJC reports 13 state games canceled so far this week.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Follow tonight’s high school scores. Rome Braves stay hot, beat Tourists, 11-9. Atlanta Braves walk off the win in the 10th. Touching sports moment in softball game. GHSA: No change in COVID policy; AJC reports 13 state games canceled so far this week.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. John McClellan’s high school picks: In prime time TV games this week, 7-point wins for Rome, Cartersville. Rough night for Darlington? McClellan  … Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves come back, win 10-7 in Asheville. Atlanta Braves clipped 4-2 by Washington. Unity Christian names Lee Mitchell as head baseball coach. Trevor Lawrence named co-captain of Jags. Updates from the Atlanta Falcons.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves come back, win 10-7 in Asheville. Atlanta Braves clipped 4-2 by Washington. Unity Christian names Lee Mitchell as head baseball coach. Trevor Lawrence named co-captain of Jags. Updates from the Atlanta Falcons.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL Rome Braves rally for 10-7 win in Asheville. Media release: The Asheville Tourists fell on Wednesday night to the Rome Braves by a… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ streak ends; Tourists win, 12-10; roster updates. Atlanta Braves open big vs. Nationals, 8-5. AP Top 25: ‘Bama no. 1, UGA no. 2. High school updates. Falcons set opening day roster.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ streak ends; Tourists win, 12-10; roster updates. Atlanta Braves open big vs. Nationals, 8-5. AP Top 25: ‘Bama no. 1, UGA no. 2. High school updates. Falcons set opening day roster.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALLRome Braves  . Media release: The Asheville Tourists and the Rome Braves began their six-game series with a wildly entertaining ballgame at McCormick… Continue Reading

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Celebration of life for Shorter’s Ryan Dupree set for Saturday in Madison, Ala.

Celebration of life for Shorter’s Ryan Dupree set for Saturday in Madison, Ala.

  From Legacy Chapel Funeral Home, Madison, Ala. Services for Ryan Anthony Dupree, the fallen Shorter assistant men’s basketball coach are set for Saturday, Sept. 11, at CrossPointe Church in Madison, Ala. Calling hours are from 2 to 3 p.m. with the celebration of life to follow.  All times central. OBITUARY Ryan Anthony Dupree, 24, of… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves start final roadie of 2021 in Asheville tonight; Atlanta hosts Nationals; new contract for Charlie Morton. COVID cancel Trion/Dade County game. High school updates. Community sports.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves start final roadie of 2021 in Asheville tonight; Atlanta hosts Nationals; new contract for Charlie Morton. COVID cancel Trion/Dade County game. High school updates. Community sports.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picks: In prime time TV games this week, 7-point wins for Rome, Cartersville. Rough night for… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s high school football predictions: In prime time TV games this week, 7-point wins for Rome, Cartersville. Rough night for Darlington?

John McClellan’s high school football predictions: In prime time TV games this week, 7-point wins for Rome, Cartersville. Rough night for Darlington?

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. The eyes of the state will be looking at Northwest Georgia this Friday night as both Rome and Cartersville take… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win fifth straight in closing out series with Winston-Salem. Atlanta Braves get big win in Denver. John McClellan’s high school picks for this Friday. Latest high school rankings.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win fifth straight in closing out series with Winston-Salem. Atlanta Braves get big win in Denver. John McClellan’s high school picks for this Friday. Latest high school rankings.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   BASEBALL Rome Braves’ late-season surge continues with 3-2, 11-inning win over Dash.  Media release: The R-Braves (51-56) netted an extra-innings victory in Sunday’s series-finale… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school rankings. 4th straight win for Rome Braves. Berry rallies, downs Maryville 20-14. Shorter opens with 38-14 win over Brevard. Georgia over Clemson, 10-3. N. Illinois stuns Tech. Atlanta Braves fall 7-6.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school rankings. 4th straight win for Rome Braves. Berry rallies, downs Maryville 20-14. Shorter opens with 38-14 win over Brevard. Georgia over Clemson, 10-3. N. Illinois stuns Tech. Atlanta Braves fall 7-6.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Self-serve, drive-through, curbside, Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 7 a.m. curbside breakfast; 9 a.m. inside; open until 8:30 p.m. Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. AJC weekly high school rankings (through Sept. 3) 6A: Rome rises two spots to no. 4. 5A: Cartersville holds at no. 5; Calhoun steady… Continue Reading

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