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  • Prep roundup: North Murray girls start Region 5-3A play right

    North Murray High School’s girls basketball team was victorious at home Friday against a “tough” Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe squad.

    December 7, 2013

  • SBS-start mlh.jpg With bells on: Pacheco, Jacobo win titles

    Calhoun’s Grady Silver, who at 83 was the oldest runner in the 11th annual Silver Bell Sprint foot race, seemed to express the spirit of some 400 rain-drenched participants Friday night in the downtown Dalton area.

    December 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • Dooley autographs 1 mlh.jpg Dooley is still a fan favorite

    In 1963, a little-known college football coach named Vince Dooley was announced as the man to lead the University of Georgia.
    Five decades later, the line to meet him continues.

    December 6, 2013 1 Photo

  • Bayli Cruse file 1 mlh.jpg Player of the Year Cruse headlines local selections

    Bayli Cruse was happy being named the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Class 4A Softball Player of the Year — and rightfully so.
    But she was equally interested — and equally pleased — in which of her Northwest Whitfield teammates joined her on the squad.

    December 6, 2013 1 Photo

  • DSC bball 21and44 2.jpg Dalton State pair controlling the paint

    In a land of rolling hills, one big mountain can stand out in the distance. For the Dalton State College men’s basketball team, in a land of guards, a power forward or two can truly stand above the crowd and appear to be a giant.
    On the floor early on in the season, Raheem Mosley and Nathan Terry are the giants, but only because their teammates are not.

    December 6, 2013 1 Photo

  • COD1.jpg Fast, thinking

    Champions of Dalton will offer more than speed training.

    December 5, 2013 3 Photos

  • Mountaineers split duals at Cartersville

    North Murray High School’s wrestling team split a pair of duals Wednesday at Cartersville, beating Coosa 60-21 but losing to the host Purple Hurricanes 50-23.

    December 5, 2013

  • Area middle school roundup: Cougars basketball wins in OT

    Luke Griffin scored 22 points to lead Dalton Middle School’s seventh-grade boys basketball team to a 38-35 overtime win over visiting Rome on Monday.

    December 5, 2013

  • Loran Smith: Bulldogs were rewarded for persistence

    Comebacks are sweet, and if anybody deserved one it was this University of Georgia football team, which has suffered tremendously from injuries this season and particularly in this past Saturday’s game at Georgia Tech.

    December 5, 2013

  • "After Deadline" sports podcast - Dec. 4, 2013

    The Daily Citizen sports writers Devin Golden and Chris Whitfield start the show duscissing the proposed region alignments for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years.

    December 4, 2013