Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Huge week of high school basketball tournaments gets under way. Local college results. Your Super Bowl champs: Pats get one for the other thumb.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Huge week of high school basketball tournaments gets under way. Local college results. Your Super Bowl champs: Pats get one for the other thumb.

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. NFL/Super Bowl: A six-pack (of rings) for Brady, Patriots   Sure, it was a low-scoring game but all Tom Brady and the New England Patriots needed were one touchdown by Sony Michell and two field goals to stump the Los Angeles Rams,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball tournaments begin Monday. Schedules for A, 2A, 3A and 5A. It’s Super Bowl Sunday: Rams vs. Patriots at 6:30 p.m. Local college basketball updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball tournaments begin Monday. Schedules for A, 2A, 3A and 5A. It’s Super Bowl Sunday: Rams vs. Patriots at 6:30 p.m. Local college basketball 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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL The Region 7AA Basketball Tournament begins Monday at Rockmart High School. Check the brackets for times and dates. Brackets courtesy of Model High. Monday: 4 p.m. Chattooga vs. Coosa 7 p.m. Pepperell vs. Armuchee Tuesday: 4 p.m. Dade… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball tournament schesules: 2A, 3A and 5A. Plus: Friday high school basketball updates. Pepperell soccer star signs with Berry. Latest from local colleges. Rome Braves’ Pick-A-Seat event is today. Sunday: Pats vs. Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball tournament schesules: 2A, 3A and 5A. Plus: Friday high school basketball updates. Pepperell soccer star signs with Berry. Latest from local colleges. Rome Braves’ Pick-A-Seat event is today. Sunday: Pats vs. Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.

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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL The Region 7AA Basketball Tournament begins Monday, Feb. 4, at Rockmart High School. Check the brackets for times and dates. Brackets courtesy of Model High. Monday: 4 p.m. Chattooga vs. Coosa 7 p.m. Pepperell vs. Armuchee Tuesday: 4… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Joey King, the head football coach who led Cartersville to back-to-back state titles, leaving for a college position. Model High’s Kyla Reynolds to continue soccer career at Samford. High school basketball schedule for tonight.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Joey King, the head football coach who led Cartersville to back-to-back state titles, leaving for a college position. Model High’s Kyla Reynolds to continue soccer career at Samford. High school basketball schedule for tonight.

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. ‘Canes Football Coach Joey King taking assistant coaching position with a college Division 1 team.  King led the Purple Hurricanes to two 4A state football titles and the championship game this past December as well. King “I am taking a leap of… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: ‘Canes Football Coach Joey King resigns,  taking assistant coaching position with a college Division 1 team.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: ‘Canes Football Coach Joey King resigns, taking assistant coaching position with a college Division 1 team.

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. WBHF AM 1450 and FM 100.1 broke the story Thursday that Joey King, the head football coach at two-time 4A champion Cartersville High School, is leaving the Purple Hurricanes to accept an assistant coaching position with Division 1 college (to be… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball results. Berry previews huge spring sports schedule. Local college updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school basketball results. Berry previews huge spring sports schedule. 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.   The 2019 spring season is set to begin for several Berry College athletics teams this weekend following a historic spring last year. Brief season outlooks for the sports of baseball, softball, lacrosse, golf, tennis, track & field and equestrian are listed… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Several high school basketball games moved to this afternoon/evening. Rome Braves’ Pick a Seat event is Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Several high school basketball games moved to this afternoon/evening. Rome Braves’ Pick a Seat event is Saturday.

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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Wednesday/boys and girls Rome at Villa Rica has been moved to Wednesday at 6 and 7:30 p.m. Chattooga at Model: JV boys at 4:30, girls at 6 and boys at 7:30 p.m. Rockmart at Bremen Friday/boys and girls… Continue Reading

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Delays for Wednesday: Floyd, Gordon students to report two hours later than normal because of black ice concerns. Normal schedule for Rome. Unity begins at 9 a.m.

Delays for Wednesday: Floyd, Gordon students to report two hours later than normal because of black ice concerns. Normal schedule for Rome. Unity begins at 9 a.m.

  Please send us your updates at druck@hometownheadlines.com.   Floyd County Schools: Two-hour delay.  “Because of the potential for black ice leading to unsafe road conditions Wednesday morning, Floyd County Schools will be on a two-hour delay for all staff and students. For example, if your school normally starts at 7:50 a.m., it will open at… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering fires up baseball talk for a new season. High school basketball results. Latest sports changes because of the weather.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering fires up baseball talk for a new season. High school basketball results. Latest sports changes because of the weather.

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.   Talking baseball: It was a big night for baseball as the Atlanta Braves organization joined the local affiliate, the Rome Braves, for the 17th Annual Hot Stove Gathering at the Forum River Center. Media briefs, fan Q&As, autograph sessions, ball… Continue Reading

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We’re retiring this item for the day. Openings, closings & delays:

We’re retiring this item for the day. Openings, closings & delays:

  Please send us your updates at druck@hometownheadlines.com. 7:20 a.m. updates: LATEST CLOSINGS: Schools, colleges, medical/healthcare, government offices. Rome City Schools: Closed. Rome City Schools will observe a “Flexible Learning Day.” Students will be encouraged to work on printed materials distributed prior to the school closure or use their school-issued chromebooks to access assignments. All after-school… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering tonight at the Forum. High school basketball games reset for this evening because of snow threat. Berry basketball sweeps Rhodes. Countdown to Super Bowl Sunday in Atlanta.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering tonight at the Forum. High school basketball games reset for this evening because of snow threat. Berry basketball sweeps Rhodes. Countdown to Super Bowl Sunday in Atlanta.

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. The Rome Braves’ 2019 Hot Stove Gathering will be held at the Forum River Center tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m.: Scheduled guests include the Rome Braves manager Matt Tuiasosopo, hitting coach Bobby Moore and coach Wigberto Nevarez. In addition to the Rome staff, National League… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Scores from Saturday’s basketball games. Schedule changes for some high school basketball games with potential inclement weather. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering returns Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Scores from Saturday’s basketball games. Schedule changes for some high school basketball games with potential inclement weather. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering returns 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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Saturday/boys and girls Rome boys lost to Kell, 73-62. Rome girls beat Kell, 64-57. Coosa boys lost to Cedartown, 60-41. Coosa girls also lost to Cedartown, 58-27. Monday/boys and girls Coosa at Dade County has been moved to Monday,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school and college basketball updates. Three Rivers Throwdown today at Unity Christian. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering is Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Latest high school and college basketball updates. Three Rivers Throwdown today at Unity Christian. Braves’ Hot Stove Gathering is 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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Friday/boys Rome beat East Paulding, 85-73. Armuchee over Gordon Central, 57-50. Rockmart topped Model, 75-65. Pepperell beat Dade County. Coosa over Chattooga, 79-73. Friday/girls Rome tops East Paulding, 75-34. Gordon Central at Armuchee Model over Rockmart, 72-67. Dade County… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Busy Friday night in high school basketball; big games for Berry Vikings, too. Shorter basketball updates. Busy community calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Busy Friday night in high school basketball; big games for Berry Vikings, too. Shorter basketball updates. Busy community 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. HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Friday/boys and girls Rome at East Paulding Gordon Central at Armuchee Rockmart vs Model Dade County at Pepperell Coosa at Chattooga Saturday/boys and girls Rome at Kell Tuesday/boys and girls Darlington at Trion COLLEGES/basketball Berry College:  Men’s schedule… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Celebrating GHC Chargers Coach Phil Gaffney’s 500th win. Vikings hoping for record crowd at The Cage Friday for basketball (football, volleyball honors, too). Latest local basketball scores and schedules.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Celebrating GHC Chargers Coach Phil Gaffney’s 500th win. Vikings hoping for record crowd at The Cage Friday for basketball (football, volleyball honors, too). Latest local basketball scores and schedules.

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.   The Berry College men’s and women’s basketball teams will attempt to break each team’s attendance record in the Cage Center on Friday night. The current records were set on Jan. 24, 2011, when the Vikings hosted the Shorter University Hawks… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Gators’ Football Coach Dan Mullen visits Rome, Darlington, other area high schools on Tuesday. Coosa girls, state 2A volleyball champs, get their latest rings. Latest high school basketball scores including Rome’s double overtime win over No. 10 Carrollton.  Plus: 1,000 (plus) points for Darlington’s Caroline Dingler.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Gators’ Football Coach Dan Mullen visits Rome, Darlington, other area high schools on Tuesday. Coosa girls, state 2A volleyball champs, get their latest rings. Latest high school basketball scores including Rome’s double overtime win over No. 10 Carrollton. Plus: 1,000 (plus) points for Darlington’s Caroline Dingler.

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. Dan Mullen, Head Football Coach for the Florida Gators, landed on the football practice field of Rome High School in a helicopter on Tuesday as part of a six-school trip through Northwest Georgia. Mullen and an assistant coach from the Gators’ organization… Continue Reading

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