Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: ‘Hometown Heroes’ tennis tournament set. Owen’s reopens Monday (high school conditioning, too). Racing in Georgia this weekend. NBA ready to return; NFL takes steps.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: ‘Hometown Heroes’ tennis tournament set. Owen’s reopens Monday (high school conditioning, too). Racing in Georgia this weekend. NBA ready to return; NFL takes steps.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. SPORTS BUSINESS Welcome back to Northwest Georgia’s first stop for sports equipment and other needs: Noah Syverson, a rising senior and student assistant in the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 100 youth teams due here for baseball tournament Saturday,  Sunday. Another look at Barron Stadium’s new turf. Remembering UT’s Johnny Majors.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 100 youth teams due here for baseball tournament Saturday, Sunday. Another look at Barron Stadium’s new turf. Remembering UT’s Johnny Majors.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   Welcome Back to Baseball to bring 100 youth teams to town. Chad Parker says the tournament will include more than five locations (Riverview Park,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Armuchee, Model high schools set conditioning drills for next week. New ‘rug’ well under way at Barron Stadium.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Armuchee, Model high schools set conditioning drills for next week. New ‘rug’ well under way at Barron Stadium.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   SPORTS RETURNS Monday: The Georgia High School Association will open up conditioning for its member schools. The plan is restrictive and provides for conditioning… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: New athletics director, coaches at Unity Christian. Rome businessman Brian Dulaney remembers Coach Pat Dye. NASCAR returns to Georgia this weekend.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: New athletics director, coaches at Unity Christian. Rome businessman Brian Dulaney remembers Coach Pat Dye. NASCAR returns to Georgia this weekend.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Some big change for the Unity Christian Tigers: Russ Dyer, Unity Christian’s new athletics director, has shared the following updates. “I understand everyone finished the… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Legendary Auburn Coach Pat Dye has passed away at age 80; Brian Dulaney recalls his coach and mentor.  Earlier: SEC wraps up spring meetings. June means another sports cancellation or postponement — All-Star game.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Legendary Auburn Coach Pat Dye has passed away at age 80; Brian Dulaney recalls his coach and mentor. Earlier: SEC wraps up spring meetings. June means another sports cancellation or postponement — All-Star game.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   Exactly a year ago, Rome businessman Brian Dulaney, who played football for Coach Dye, was with other members of the 1983 team as they… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 21 athletes in Darlington’s Class of 2020 to continue at collegiate level. Auto racing, part two of Lance Armstrong doc on TV today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 21 athletes in Darlington’s Class of 2020 to continue at collegiate level. Auto racing, part two of Lance Armstrong doc on TV today.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   From Darlington School: It has been quite a year for the Darlington Tigers athletics teams and we want to recognize 21 of our graduating seniors… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Model graduates sign with Shorter, Truett McConnell. NCAA plan on returning athletes. Updates on some minor league teams. Auto racing, part two of Lance Armstrong doc on TV Sunday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Model graduates sign with Shorter, Truett McConnell. NCAA plan on returning athletes. Updates on some minor league teams. Auto racing, part two of Lance Armstrong doc on TV Sunday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   Congratulations to recent Model High graduate Allen Woods Jr. who will continue his education and wrestling career at Truett McConnell University. Pictured from left to right:… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school association offers some clarity as conditioning resumes a week from Monday. Weekend TV: Food City 500, ‘Lance,’ part 2 on Sunday. Berry reopens for recreational use June 13-14 (weekends only).

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school association offers some clarity as conditioning resumes a week from Monday. Weekend TV: Food City 500, ‘Lance,’ part 2 on Sunday. Berry reopens for recreational use June 13-14 (weekends only).

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. SPORTS RETURNS Latest from the Georgia High School Association: From Dr. Robin Hines, executive director: “While we are over a week away from returning to conditioning,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Delay of game for announcing early college football starts. Hockey plans to return with Stanley Cup only. Latest updates on sports ‘restarts.’

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Delay of game for announcing early college football starts. Hockey plans to return with Stanley Cup only. Latest updates on sports ‘restarts.’

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. SPORTS RETURNS College football conferences and television networks have agreed to hold off on announcing start times for early-season games. AP reports that CBS Sports,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: The YMCA reopens cardio, weight rooms; more due Friday. Falcons: Todd Gurley’s training program. Latest reopening updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: The YMCA reopens cardio, weight rooms; more due Friday. Falcons: Todd Gurley’s training program. Latest reopening updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   The YMCA of Rome-Floyd reopened its cardio and weight room on Tuesday and has more on the way. “We’re excited to begin offering group… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports:  ESPN’s ‘Lance’ brings back memories of Tour de Georgia’s stops in Rome. YMCA reopens today — but with some changes.  Also reopening: LakePoint Sports.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: ESPN’s ‘Lance’ brings back memories of Tour de Georgia’s stops in Rome. YMCA reopens today — but with some changes. Also reopening: LakePoint Sports.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   ESPN’s 30-for-30 on Lance Armstrong brings back Tour de Georgia memories: On Sunday, ESPN broadcast the first of two parts of a closer look… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter in search of new athletics director. New York’s governor OKs return of pro sports training. College basketball’s Eddie Sutton dies. List of returning sports — high school, SEC.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter in search of new athletics director. New York’s governor OKs return of pro sports training. College basketball’s Eddie Sutton dies. List of returning sports — high school, SEC.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Shorter University seeks new athletics director: The Hawks are advertising on the Rome Floyd Chamber website for a replacement for Tom Lundy. The help wanted… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: New turf at Barron Stadium should be ready by July 1 for fall football. NBA in talks with Disney to resume season at Orlando complex.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: New turf at Barron Stadium should be ready by July 1 for fall football. NBA in talks with Disney to resume season at Orlando complex.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Barron Stadium Turf update: If all goes according to schedule, the new turf will begin to be installed at Barron Stadium starting the first of… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: SEC sets June 8 to resume ‘voluntary in-person athletics activities.’ YMCA reopens Tuesday — with provisions. Coca-Cola 600 this Sunday at 6 p.m. from Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: SEC sets June 8 to resume ‘voluntary in-person athletics activities.’ YMCA reopens Tuesday — with provisions. Coca-Cola 600 this Sunday at 6 p.m. from Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   SEC to permit voluntary in-person athletics activities starting June 8. From the SEC: Voluntary in-person athletics activities may resume on Southeastern Conference campuses, at the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: GHSA OK’s conditioning starting June 8. Read the meeting minutes, critical provisions and testing criteria as high school sports crank up.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: GHSA OK’s conditioning starting June 8. Read the meeting minutes, critical provisions and testing criteria as high school sports crank up.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. The Georgia High School Association’s board of trustees met Thursday and set June 8 as the date for starting condition by high school athletes. Below… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school sports returns as conditioning OK’d for June 8. Latest student-athlete signing. Honors for Berry swimmer.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High school sports returns as conditioning OK’d for June 8. Latest student-athlete signing. Honors for Berry swimmer.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   GHSA OK’s conditioning starting June 8. Read the meeting minutes, critical provisions and testing criteria as high school sports crank up. GHSA Floyd County… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Later today, GHSA to discuss resumption of high school sports. Rome High basketball players to ‘meet’ new coach today. Meet ‘Parky’ and ‘Rex.’ Nice win for Coosa High.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Later today, GHSA to discuss resumption of high school sports. Rome High basketball players to ‘meet’ new coach today. Meet ‘Parky’ and ‘Rex.’ Nice win for Coosa High.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Update this afternoon on resuming high school sports? The Georgia High School Association’s board of trustees meets today at 3 p.m. On the agenda: “Executive… Continue Reading

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