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  • CCHS new coach 4 mlh.jpg Colts' new football coach going back to basics

    When he was coaching the Green Bay Packers, Vince Lombardi would gather his team around him at the start of training camp and hold up a football.
    “Gentlemen, this is a football.”

    January 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • "After Deadline" sports podcast - Jan. 15, 2014 (no paywall)

    The Daily Citizen sports writers Devin Golden and Chris Whitfield talk about Coahulla Creek's new football coach and select the winners from the first round matchups in After Deadline's "Greatest Sports Movie Ever Tournament" in this two-part episode. Oh yeah, and the podcast should be outside "the paywall."

    January 16, 2014

  • Conasauga cup '14 2 mlh.jpg Northwest takes Conasauga Cup

    When Northwest Whitfield High School’s wrestling team missed opportunities for early pins against Dalton, the back end of the lineup picked up the slack.
    Because of that, the Bruins were the ones picking up “the turtle.”

    January 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Prep football: Colts will meet new coach on Thursday

    The Whitfield County Board of Education approved on Tuesday morning the recommendation of Chad Barger as the new head football coach at Coahulla Creek High School.

    January 14, 2014

  • Prep roundup: Colts blow lead, but still get basketball win

    Coahulla Creek High School’s boys basketball team held Gordon Central to 17 points in the first half, but shot less than 50 percent at the free throw line and on layups while giving away the lead in the second half.

    January 14, 2014

  • Coahulla Creek makes Chad Barger hire official (Update)

    Tuesday morning update: Coahulla Creek High School officially has a new head football coach. The Whitfield County Board of Education this morning approved the hiring of Chad Barger.

    January 14, 2014

  • Local wrestling teams battle for The Conasauga Cup

    For the first time in four years, each high school wrestling team from Murray and Whitfield counties is eyeing the Conasauga Cup.

    January 13, 2014

  • Chris Whitfield: Rec leagues soon to start for baseball and softball

    As the Georgia General Assembly begins its 40-day session today, political columnists, Republican leaders and newspaper editorials will call for limits on government. Whether those proclamations have merit or are detrimental to the community is a debate for another section of the paper.
    But one of the things that government does well — especially on the local level here in Dalton and Whitfield County — is recreation.

    January 12, 2014

  • Prep roundup: North Murray boys, girls both win

    Despite a not-so-impressive free throw effort, North Murray High School’s girls basketball team made sure a strong start Friday equaled a win.

    January 11, 2014

  • Weather wipes out rest of schedule

    The Dalton High School basketball games Tuesday against Ridgeland were called off, as was the wrestling tri-meet at Ringgold involving Coahulla Creek and Southeast Whitfield. No makeup dates are scheduled.
    However, some of the games supposed to be played Tuesday have new dates.

    January 7, 2014