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  • FOXSports.jpg Locals see a familiar face when watching the Braves

    Morgan Williams knew — even before college — she wanted a career in sports.
    The Northwest Whitfield High School graduate didn’t waste much time after completing college to make that a reality.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Loran Smith: Brits know how to hold classy affairs

    HOYLAKE, England — Summertime is a royal time for the British, who have more sporting options in a six-week period than some societies have in a lifetime.
    If you think the U.S. is keen on sport — with the NBA finals lasting into June and baseball and golf dominating the scene — consider what takes place in the land of our forebears. Wimbledon gets underway the last week in June for a fortnight of resonating excitement. Wimbledon is like Augusta National or Churchill Downs — a memorable experience regardless of who walks away with first prize.

    July 15, 2014

  • 7on7 day 2 '14 8 mlh.jpg Southeastern 7-on-7: Back-to-back for Colquitt County's 'Pack'

    Colquitt County High School’s football team came to Dalton and won the Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship last year.

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7on7 day 2 '14 12 mlh.jpg Southeastern 7-on-7: Cats lead local charge with runner-up finish

    Dalton High School’s football team — known for its running game and physical defense — seems pretty good now at that “basketball on grass” stuff.

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Southeastern 7-on-7: Complete tournament results

    Results from the Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship.

    July 14, 2014

  • A Look Ahead: State golf coming to Nob North

    My history as a golfer can be summed up with some well-known words from 17th century philosopher Thomas Hobbes — “nasty, brutish and short.”

    July 14, 2014

  • End of streak for Noll at Georgia Amateur

    With the day’s low round at the Georgia Amateur Championship, Columbus’ Robert Mize claimed his first title at the Georgia State Golf Association tournament and added some hardware to the family’s trophy case.

    July 14, 2014

  • Weaver the winner as touring series visits NGS

    Randy Weaver was the big winner Saturday at North Georgia Speedway, taking the $4,000 prize in the feature race as the Ultimate Super Late Model Series visited the Murray County dirt track.

    July 14, 2014

  • 7on7 day 1 '14 29 mlh.jpg Dalton wins pool, NW and SE Whitfield have teams in championship bracket

    Three area high school football programs have a chance today to become the first team from Whitfield County to win The Daily Citizen’s Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7on7 day 1 '14 17 mlh.jpg Something for everyone

    High school football coaches — and likely most spectators — can easily list the benefits of seven-on-seven football for quarterbacks, wide receivers and defensive backs.

    July 13, 2014 2 Photos

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