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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.
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.
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.
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.
Schedules feel chill of winter
With today’s closure of Dalton City, Whitfield County and Murray County public schools, the area’s high school athletic schedule has been taken out by the cold weather as well.
The only exception is at Dalton High School, where the boys and girls basketball teams are expected to take on Ridgeland in a Sub-region 7B-4A matchup at 6 p.m.
A Look Ahead: Dalton-NW rivalry hits basketball court
It’s about time we get Dalton and Northwest Whitfield against one another again.
Sure, the two have faced in swimming meets and wrestling contests, but nothing has seemed quite as energetic or passionate as last October’s football classic in Tunnel Hill.
Prep roundup: Murray County girls pull away in fourth quarter
Murray County’s girls basketball team needed someone to break a fourth-quarter tie.
Aubrie Osborne did that, and more.
Skimpy health law plans leave some 'underinsured'
For working people making modest wages and struggling with high medical bills from chronic disease, President Barack Obama’s health care plan sounds like long-awaited relief. But the promise could go unfulfilled.
Prep roundup: Three still in hunt for state duals
Rivals Dalton High School and Northwest Whitfield will meet on the wrestling mat with plenty on the line this morning at the Area 7-4A duals in Ellijay at Gilmer High, but both teams will need help in order to have a chance to earn a spot at the state tournament.
Making up ground
Southeast Whitfield’s wrestling team made a whole lot of noise as the Raiders advanced through the Area 7-4A duals and into the state meet.
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