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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop finale to Columbia, 4-2; tonight-Friday, in Augusta. Rockmart High splits Monday doubleheader with Jeff Davis; deciding game three is Wednesday. Berry College sets fall soccer schedule.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop finale to Columbia, 4-2; tonight-Friday, in Augusta. Rockmart High splits Monday doubleheader with Jeff Davis; deciding game three is Wednesday. Berry College sets fall soccer schedule.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES The Berry College men’s soccer team has released the team’s 2019 schedule. The Vikings open the season at home on Aug. 31 against DePauw as part of the 2019 Berry Invitational. The tournament will also feature Sewanee and Brevard. The… Continue Reading

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Here’s why the Atlanta Braves’ roster sounds so familiar: It features five players from Rome’s 2016 league champions, a season you can relive thanks to locally produced documentary.

Here’s why the Atlanta Braves’ roster sounds so familiar: It features five players from Rome’s 2016 league champions, a season you can relive thanks to locally produced documentary.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. It was a pitch made to local voters and especially baseball fans almost two decades ago: Build a stadium for the Atlanta Braves’ single A team and watch tomorrow’s major league stars today. It took two tries but “today” started in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome falls to Columbia 9-8 in 10 innings; rematch today at 1 p.m. followed by four-game road trip to Augusta. Rockmart’s 2A baseball championship games tonight in Macon; 4A and 6A games at State Mutual. High school golf to be decided today, Tuesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome falls to Columbia 9-8 in 10 innings; rematch today at 1 p.m. followed by four-game road trip to Augusta. Rockmart’s 2A baseball championship games tonight in Macon; 4A and 6A games at State Mutual. High school golf to be decided today, Tuesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES Here’s why the Atlanta Braves’ roster sounds so familiar: It features five players from Rome’s 2016 league champions, a season you can relive thanks to locally produced documentary. All-star Squad From Pepperell High: Meet and greet for new baseball coach, Chad… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win fifth straight game with 9-5 victory over Fireflies. Meet and greet new Pepperell baseball coach on Tuesday. Rockmart High in state baseball championship on Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win fifth straight game with 9-5 victory over Fireflies. Meet and greet new Pepperell baseball coach on Tuesday. Rockmart High in state baseball championship on Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES From Pepperell High: Meet and greet for new baseball coach, Chad Brown, Tuesday evening at 6:00 in the PHS media center. BASEBALL   Rome Braves win their fifth straight game with 9-5 victory over Columbia Fireflies.  Media release: Rome returned to the… Continue Reading

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Rome upends Columbia, 9 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome upends Columbia, 9 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Fireflies, 11-3. Rome High baseball coach leaving. Berry Football announces recruiting class. Send off Sunday night for Rockmart baseball team.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Fireflies, 11-3. Rome High baseball coach leaving. Berry Football announces recruiting class. Send off Sunday night for Rockmart baseball team.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES Rome High’s Head Baseball Coach Jim Tejcek is leaving after two seasons. According to the Rome BOE personnel list from the May 14 meeting, Tejcek is requesting to be released from his 2018-2019 contact effective at the end of… Continue Reading

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Rome whips Columbia, 11 to 3 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome whips Columbia, 11 to 3 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Spring football continues as Rome travels to East Paulding; Armuchee at home. Rome Braves open four-game set with Columbia; sweep Asheville. New coaches at Darlington. Model alum hits key dinger for Georgia Gwinnett. Berry athletes honored.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Spring football continues as Rome travels to East Paulding; Armuchee at home. Rome Braves open four-game set with Columbia; sweep Asheville. New coaches at Darlington. Model alum hits key dinger for Georgia Gwinnett. Berry athletes honored.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPRING FOOTBALL Friday: Rome High travels to North Paulding High. Kickoff is 7 p.m. Friday: Armuchee hosts Coahulla Creek, 7:30 p.m. HEADLINE Blue Devil alum hits key dinger: Model High graduate Brody Wofford, now a senior at Georgia Gwinnett College, sent… Continue Reading

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Model Wild Devils 5- and 6-year-olds get a work out with the Rome Braves’ Trey Harris. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Model Wild Devils 5- and 6-year-olds get a work out with the Rome Braves’ Trey Harris. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Rome Braves sweeps Asheville, 10 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome Braves sweeps Asheville, 10 to 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves go for three-game sweep of visiting Asheville tonight. Rockmart vs. Jeff Davis in 2A state baseball championship. Darlington opens spring football schedule tonight; Rome and Armuchee on Friday. Updated community sports calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves go for three-game sweep of visiting Asheville tonight. Rockmart vs. Jeff Davis in 2A state baseball championship. Darlington opens spring football schedule tonight; Rome and Armuchee on Friday. Updated community sports calendar.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPRING FOOTBALL Thursday: Darlington is at Dalton, 7:30 p.m. Friday: Rome High travels to North Paulding High. Kickoff is 7 p.m. Friday: Armuchee hosts Coahulla Creek, 7:30 p.m. BASEBALL   Rome Braves get another 5-1 win over Asheville Wednesday afternoon.  Media release: Starting… Continue Reading

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Rome takes game two vs. Asheville, 5-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome takes game two vs. Asheville, 5-1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

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