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  • Seminoles cruise in ACC championship

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Another game, another blowout for Florida State.

    December 8, 2013

  • softball poty5.jpg All-Area Softball Team and Player of the Year: Cruse was emotional leader for Lady Bruins in state title repeat

    Whatever situation Northwest Whitfield High School’s softball team found itself in this season, senior catcher Bayli Cruse’s emotions were in step with the Lady Bruins’ pulse.

    December 7, 2013 2 Photos

  • Prep roundup: Northwest girls keep pressure on

    Northwest Whitfield’s girls basketball team routed Tennessee’s East Ridge at home on Saturday with a 72-20 win.
    The Lady Bruins (5-1) didn’t allow a single point in the second quarter and stretched their lead from 25-5 to 43-5 at halftime. In the third quarter, Northwest lengthened its grip to 61-11.

    December 7, 2013

  • Roadrunners stay hot with road win

    The Dalton State College men’s basketball team led by five at halftime and by as many as 14 in the second half as the Roadrunners rolled to their 11th victory in 12 games with a 76-68 win Saturday night at Hiwassee College in Madisonville, Tenn.

    December 7, 2013

  • CHS at SE boys bball 4 mlh.jpg Working the late shift

    Trailing Christian Heritage School by three points with less than three minutes to play Friday night, Southeast Whitfield’s boys basketball team needed a play to grab the momentum from the Lions.

    December 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • 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

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