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  • Tuesday’s ballots not without intrigue

    When Whitfield and Murray County voters go to the polls on Tuesday, the presidential race will be at the top of the ticket. But the real intrigue may be further down the ballot.

    November 5, 2012

  • McClurg tott 1 mlh.jpg Well-deserved attention for Coach McClurg

    Ronnie McClurg says he would rather not be the center of attention, but there was really no way for him to avoid it Thursday night.

    June 8, 2012 2 Photos

  • Few apply for Southeast coaching job

    Either some coaches in the state know something others don’t, or the job of Southeast Whitfield High School head football coach is not one of the most appealing openings in Georgia.

    April 13, 2012

  • s-crane file mlh.jpg Southeast boots head football coach

    Southeast Whitfield’s coaching couple, David and Elizabeth Crane, have been relieved of their athletic duties by new principal Karey Williams.

    March 16, 2012 1 Photo

  • Dalton High School to address GHSA appeal panel Friday

    Dalton High School received notification today that a panel of four executive board members of the Georgia High School Association will hear the school’s appeal on Friday. The school administration will request that four forfeited games assessed as a penalty for playing an ineligible player be restored. Dalton’s football record dropped from 6-2 to 2-6 after GHSA’s ruling.

    October 27, 2011

  • Dalton High decision due 'in a few days'

    Georgia High School Association Executive Director Ralph Swearngin said a final decision on the eligibility of a football player at Dalton High School will be reached “in a few days.”

    October 22, 2011

  • Merger commission will first look at public safety agencies

    Members of the Dalton-Whitfield merger commission agreed Wednesday to start their study of the possibility of merging city and county governments by focusing on the two fire departments.

    June 30, 2011

  • sculpture garden1.jpg Public invited to Guild’s sculpture garden

    October 20, 2010 10 Photos

  • DSC Bball reunion 2 mlh.jpg Tribute to Coach “O”

    By the hundreds, the Roadrunners, their friends and their families returned to “Death Valley, GA 30720.” They returned Saturday evening to honor the man who turned them into winners and spawned some of the greatest moments in Dalton sporting history.

    September 25, 2010 1 Photo

  • Friends, colleagues to salute Sonna Calandrino

    Friends believed Sonna Calandrino belonged in the floorcovering industry.

    August 6, 2010