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Rome Braves sweeps Asheville, 10 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome Braves sweeps Asheville, 10 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves go for three-game sweep of visiting Asheville tonight. Rockmart vs. Jeff Davis in 2A state baseball championship. Darlington opens spring football schedule tonight; Rome and Armuchee on Friday. Updated community sports calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves go for three-game sweep of visiting Asheville tonight. Rockmart vs. Jeff Davis in 2A state baseball championship. Darlington opens spring football schedule tonight; Rome and Armuchee on Friday. Updated 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. SPRING FOOTBALL Thursday: Darlington is at Dalton, 7:30 p.m. Friday: Rome High travels to North Paulding High. Kickoff is 7 p.m. Friday: Armuchee hosts Coahulla Creek, 7:30 p.m. BASEBALL   Rome Braves get another 5-1 win over Asheville Wednesday afternoon.  Media release: Starting… Continue Reading

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Rome takes game two vs. Asheville, 5-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome takes game two vs. Asheville, 5-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves get 5-1 home win over Asheville; rematch today at 10:30 a.m. Rockmart hosts deciding game 3 in chase for 2A baseball title. Mathis named athletics director at Georgia Highlands.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves get 5-1 home win over Asheville; rematch today at 10:30 a.m. Rockmart hosts deciding game 3 in chase for 2A baseball title. Mathis named athletics director at Georgia Highlands.

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. HEADLINES David Mathis named athletics director at Georgia Highlands; JJ Merritt is new men’s basketball coach. Mathis  The Rocket City Trash Pandas announced that Josh Caray will be the radio ‘voice’ of the Trash Pandas when they start to play in Madison… Continue Reading

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Rome tops Asheville, 5 to 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome tops Asheville, 5 to 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: David Mathis named athletics director at Georgia Highlands; JJ Merritt is new men’s basketball coach.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: David Mathis named athletics director at Georgia Highlands; JJ Merritt is new men’s basketball coach.

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:Georgia Highlands College has appointed David Mathis as the new Director of Athletics. Former Director and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Phil Gaffney has accepted a position as head coach for Gulf Coast State College’s men’s basketball team in Panama City,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop Monday doubleheader in Columbia; seven-day home stand starts tonight. Season over for Model girls’ soccer. Rockmart baseball’s final four showdown begins this afternoon. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop Monday doubleheader in Columbia; seven-day home stand starts tonight. Season over for Model girls’ soccer. Rockmart baseball’s final four showdown begins this afternoon. 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. BASEBALL Rome Braves swept in Monday doubleheader, 2-1 and 6-1.  Media release:  Columbia swept a doubleheader against the Rome Braves on Monday evening, winning 2-1 and 6-1 at Segra Park. The victories gave Columbia the series win and continued a trend of the Fireflies… Continue Reading

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2019 high school football schedules: Every local school with games starting in three months.

2019 high school football schedules: Every local school with games starting in three months.

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. Here’s your first look at the 2019 high school football schedules for Northwest Georgia. We’ll have additional updates on this weekend’s spring football scrimmages. Rome is at North Paulding, Darlington is at Dalton, and Armuchee is scrimmaging Coahulla Creek. — John… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves dominate Columbia 11-0 on Sunday; double header tonight in Columbia. Model girls soccer, Rockmart baseball continue chase for state titles. Community sports calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves dominate Columbia 11-0 on Sunday; double header tonight in Columbia. Model girls soccer, Rockmart baseball continue chase for state titles. 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. BASEBALL Rome Braves pound Fireflies 11-0 on Sunday; double header set for tonight at Columbia.  Media release: The Rome Braves evened their series with the Columbia Fireflies with a dominating performance on Sunday afternoon, shutting out the Fireflies 11-0 at Segra Park. Rome paired a… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves crush Columbia, 11-0. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves crush Columbia, 11-0. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 6-2 at Greenville in weather-shortened game. Two Model athletes win Vincent J. Dooley Award. High school soccer, baseball and track updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 6-2 at Greenville in weather-shortened game. Two Model athletes win Vincent J. Dooley Award. High school soccer, baseball and track 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.   SPORTS HEADLINES From Model High: Libby Upton and Ty Brock are our recipients of the Vincent J. Dooley Award, presented by Athletes for a Better World. Recipients display distinguished character, outstanding teamwork,  and citizenship. Libby was also selected as a… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports:  Rome Braves beat Greenville, 10-3; start road series tonight at Columbia. High school sports roundup: Baseball, soccer, track.  Community sports calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves beat Greenville, 10-3; start road series tonight at Columbia. High school sports roundup: Baseball, soccer, track. 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. BASEBALL Rome Braves top Greenville, 10-3, for another victory.  Media release: The Rome Braves used their largest offensive output of the season to crush the Greenville Drive 10-3 on Friday at State Mutual Stadium. Rome scored seven runs within the first four innings,… Continue Reading

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Rome romps over Greenville, 10 to 3 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome romps over Greenville, 10 to 3 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 6-4 to Greenville; deciding game tonight at 7 at State Mutual. Honors for Shorter Track’s Elliott Cummings. Updates on high school sports: Rockmart baseball in 2A final four..

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 6-4 to Greenville; deciding game tonight at 7 at State Mutual. Honors for Shorter Track’s Elliott Cummings. Updates on high school sports: Rockmart baseball in 2A 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.   BASEBALL Rome Braves fall 6-4 to Greenville in midday game; rematch tonight.  Media release: Despite a lack of success against left-handed pitching so far this season, the Greenville bats came alive against the Rome southpaws in an early game on Thursday at… Continue Reading

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