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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia falls to Alabama, 35-28, in SEC Championship. College Football Playoff selection, semifinal match-ups to be announced today. High School football championship updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia falls to Alabama, 35-28, in SEC Championship. College Football Playoff selection, semifinal match-ups to be announced today. High School football championship updates.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL State Championships for high school football: Class 2A: Rockmart vs. Heard Co., Dec. 12 at 1 p.m., Mercedes Benz Stadium. Tickets: Rockmart will pre-sale tickets for the BENZ starting Monday, Dec. 3. Pre-sale tickets will be $22.00 and $30.00 at door.… Continue Reading

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No class for Polk School District on Dec. 12 as Rockmart High School heads to state championship at The Benz, 1 p.m. game.

No class for Polk School District on Dec. 12 as Rockmart High School heads to state championship at The Benz, 1 p.m. game.

Polk School District has canceled all classes on Wednesday, Dec. 12 for the Class 2A state high school championship game between Rockmart High School and Heard County. The game will be at 1 p.m. at the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Tickets information: Rockmart will pre-sale tickets for the BENZ starting Monday, Dec. 3. Pre-sale tickets will… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville, Rockmart advance to state championships. Rome win-streak ends at 40 games. Calhoun falls to Peach Co. Today: Georgia vs. Alabama in SEC Championship.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville, Rockmart advance to state championships. Rome win-streak ends at 40 games. Calhoun falls to Peach Co. Today: Georgia vs. Alabama in SEC Championship.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Rome High’s championship run and 40-game win streak came to an end Friday night as the Wolves fell 45-28 at Warner Robins. It was a rematch of last year’s 2017 Class 5A state championship, but this time, it… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome and Calhoun championship runs end. Cartersville and Rockmart advance to state championships; title games moved to Dec. 11-12. Georgia vs. Alabama in the SEC title game at 4 p.m. Saturday (CBS).

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome and Calhoun championship runs end. Cartersville and Rockmart advance to state championships; title games moved to Dec. 11-12. Georgia vs. Alabama in the SEC title game at 4 p.m. Saturday (CBS).

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES:  Also, check us on Facebook @hometownheadlines, @bartowheadlines or on Twitter @hometown or @bartowheadlines. Tonight’s Semifinals for high school football: Class 2A: FINAL: Rockmart beats Callaway, 28-22, to advance to state championship; will play Heard Co., Dec. 12 at 1 p.m.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Paul Johnson retiring as Georgia Tech football coach after the bowl game. Final day to buy RHS tickets at Barron before Friday’s game in Warner Robins. Mid 50s, slight rain chance for Friday’s high school playoffs.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Paul Johnson retiring as Georgia Tech football coach after the bowl game. Final day to buy RHS tickets at Barron before Friday’s game in Warner Robins. Mid 50s, slight rain chance for Friday’s high school playoffs.

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. Paul Johnson, Georgia Tech’s football coach for 11 years, retiring. Paul Johnson, a three-time Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year and Georgia Tech’s winningest football coach in more than five decades, has elected to step down as the Yellow Jackets’… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 2018 GoGo Running All-Area High School Cross Country teams announced; banquet Dec. 6. Georgia earns no. 4 spot in College Football Playoff ranking.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: 2018 GoGo Running All-Area High School Cross Country teams announced; banquet Dec. 6. Georgia earns no. 4 spot in College Football Playoff ranking.

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. The 2018 GoGo Running All-Area High School Cross Country teams have been announced. The student-athletes  be honored at the annual All-Area Banquet on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m., in the Krannert Ballroom at Berry College where the Female and Male Runners of… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia anxious to hear tonight’s College Football Playoff selections. Brian McCann returning to Atlanta Braves. Rome City Schools cancel classes Friday for Wolves-Warner Robins rematch.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia anxious to hear tonight’s College Football Playoff selections. Brian McCann returning to Atlanta Braves. Rome City Schools cancel classes Friday for Wolves-Warner Robins rematch.

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 Bulldogs anxious to hear tonight’s College Football Playoffs’ selection: Already ranked no. 4 in the AP Top 25 football poll this week, the Georgia Bulldogs are hopeful of a no. 4 ranking when the latest playoff poll comes out… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s high school football semifinal picks: Rome over Warner Robins in 5A rematch from last year; Calhoun to fall in its 3A repeat from 2017. Cartersville wins by two; Rockmart advances with six-point victory.

John McClellan’s high school football semifinal picks: Rome over Warner Robins in 5A rematch from last year; Calhoun to fall in its 3A repeat from 2017. Cartersville wins by two; Rockmart advances with six-point victory.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines The Georgia High School Association state playoffs are down to the semifinals and four Northwest Georgia teams remain in the hunt for state championships. Rome in Class AAAAA, Cartersville in Class AAAA, Calhoun… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks as Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun, Rockmart head to semifinals. Georgia rises to no. 4 in AP Top 25.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks as Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun, Rockmart head to semifinals. Georgia rises to no. 4 in AP Top 25.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school football semifinal picks: Rome over Warner Robins in 5A rematch from last year; Calhoun to fall in its 3A repeat from 2017. Cartersville wins by two; Rockmart advances with six-point victory. McClellan Semifinals for… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia climbs to no. 4 in the AP Top 25. Berry football season comes to end with tough loss in playoff game. Georgia tops Georgia Tech. High school football playoff updates.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia climbs to no. 4 in the AP Top 25. Berry football season comes to end with tough loss in playoff game. Georgia tops Georgia Tech. High school football playoff updates.

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. Georgia no. 4 in latest AP Top 25 poll: Thanks to a Michigan loss to Ohio State, the Bulldogs were able to climb a notch to no. 4 going into Saturday’s SEC Championship game vs. Alabama (4 p.m., CBS). The Crimson… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports extra: Berry football season comes to end after falling 75-9 in round two of NCAA Division III playoffs. Georgia tops Georgia Tech, 45-21.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports extra: Berry football season comes to end after falling 75-9 in round two of NCAA Division III playoffs. Georgia tops Georgia Tech, 45-21.

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. COLLEGES/football The Berry College football season has come to an end after the Vikings lost 75-9 to Mary Hardin-Baylor in round two of the NCAA Division III tournament on Saturday. The Vikings finished the season with a 10-2 record. Game release: The Berry… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome, Rockmart, Calhoun and Cartersville advance to state semifinals. Berry plays Mary Hardin-Baylor today in round two of playoffs. Georgia vs. GA Tech at noon.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome, Rockmart, Calhoun and Cartersville advance to state semifinals. Berry plays Mary Hardin-Baylor today in round two of playoffs. Georgia vs. GA Tech at noon.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Results from Friday’s quarterfinals for high school football: Class A Private: FINAL: Darlington falls at Eagles Landing Christian Academy, 42-6. Class 2A: FINAL: Rockmart leads Jefferson County, 48-13. Next: Will host Callaway next Friday in semifinals.  Class 3A: FINAL: Calhoun over Jenkins,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Tonight’s playoffs scoreboard. Falcons fall 31-17 to surging Saints. Berry Vikings are Texas-bound for NCAA Division III playoff game Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Tonight’s playoffs scoreboard. Falcons fall 31-17 to surging Saints. Berry Vikings are Texas-bound for NCAA Division III playoff game Saturday.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Quarterfinals for high school playoffs this Friday: Class A Private: FINAL: Darlington falls at Eagles Landing Christian Academy, 42-6. Class 2A: FINAL: Rockmart leads Jefferson County, 48-13. Next: Will host Callaway next Friday in semifinals.  Class 3A: FINAL: Calhoun over Jenkins, 24-12.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Five college, NFL games on today’s TV menu, including the Falcons at New Orleans. Cold, wet Friday ahead for region’s five high school playoffs teams. Berry on the road Saturday for next NCAA Division III playoff game.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Five college, NFL games on today’s TV menu, including the Falcons at New Orleans. Cold, wet Friday ahead for region’s five high school playoffs teams. Berry on the road Saturday for next NCAA Division III playoff game.

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. THANKSGIVING SPORTS ON TV NFL Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions  When: 12:30 p.m. CBS Washington Redskins vs. Dallas Cowboys  When: 4:30 p.m. FOX Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints  When: 8:20 p.m. NBC COLLEGE Colorado State Rams vs. Air Force Falcons … Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Chilly, perhaps rainy night for next round of high school football playoffs. Update on the next round of playoffs. Berry vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday; Coach Tony Kunczewski on Hometown Radio today at 7:40 a.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Chilly, perhaps rainy night for next round of high school football playoffs. Update on the next round of playoffs. Berry vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday; Coach Tony Kunczewski on Hometown Radio today at 7:40 a.m.

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. Georgia holds at no. 5 in latest College Football Playoff rankings. The latest HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Quarterfinals for high school playoffs this Friday: John McClellan’s high school football playoff picks for this Friday: Lopsided wins for Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun, Rockmart. Eagles… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Another playoff weekend for local football teams. Five high schools still in the hunt for state titles. Berry travels to Texas for round two of the NCAA DIII champion. Vikings’ Tony Kunczewski earns third consecutive SAA Coach of the Year award.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Another playoff weekend for local football teams. Five high schools still in the hunt for state titles. Berry travels to Texas for round two of the NCAA DIII champion. Vikings’ Tony Kunczewski earns third consecutive SAA Coach of the Year award.

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. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Quarterfinals for high school playoffs this Friday: John McClellan’s high school football playoff picks for this Friday: Lopsided wins for Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun, Rockmart. Eagles Landing will be too tough for Darlington. McClellan Class A Private:  Darlington at Eagles Landing Christian… Continue Reading

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