Their first game of the season pitted the Rockmart girls’ against Region 7-AA foe Coosa in a contest that had both teams working to stay in step with the other.
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The Cedartown Competition Cheer squad is hoping local residents will come out for a meal and help support their team's efforts to celebrate another big year for the Lady Bulldogs.
The Rockmart High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team was honored for their Class AA win in 2017 at the start of the November Polk County Board of Education meeting on the evening of Nov. 14.
The Cedartown Lady Bulldogs went through the season with an undefeated in competition cheerleading, but their hard work wasn’t quite enough to get them a repeat State Championship for 2017.
The Cedartown Lady Bulldogs have to be perfect just one more time this season, and they’ll have a real shot at a second year of winning state gold.
Rifle season in Georgia for deer hunting is starting soon, and local hunters are out preparing their favorite spots to bag their trophy bucks as fall weather starts to creep in.
Come one and all to Rockmart’s Riverwalk Festival where the Rotary Club of Polk County will be hosting a 5k run, or walk if preferred, during this coming Saturday, Oct. 21 for the festival at Seaborne Jones Park, 180 W. Elm St. The event begins bright and early at 8 a.m.
The Lady Bulldogs are on a roll as the competition cheer team remains undefeated for 2017, winning over teams big and small in their recent road trip last Saturday.
Cedartown’s cross country team is improving on their times each week, and had one running finish in the Top 10 during a recent race at Foxhall Farms in Douglass County.
Congratulations go out to Cedartown High School quarterback Trevon Wofford for not only his performance last Friday night against Central Carroll, but also for his recent win in a poll for Best Play of the Week.
All year long, softball coaches in Region 7-AA talked about what a gauntlet their region is throughout the regular season and the region tournament.
Cedartown snarled, scratched and clawed their way to another victory Friday night and moved to 1-1 in 5-4A region play with a 38-10 win over visiting LaGrange.
The Cedartown Lady Bulldogs had an unexpected break before the regular season starts winding down, one that head volleyball coach Elisa Prewett said her team took advantage of ahead of scheduled matches after press time.
The Cedartown Middle School Competition Cheerleaders, coached by Grace McLaine and LeAnna Morton, are off to a winning start to the season after picking up a pair of trophies from their opening events of the season.
The Cedartown Lady Bulldogs competition cheer squad is back in action, and the defending state champions are keeping their winning streak alive opening with a first place finish over the weekend.
The Lady Jackets swarmed the opposition once again with yet another victory on the ball field on Tuesday, likely bringing their week to an end against Gordon Central with an 11-3 finish over the Lady Warriors.
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CEDARTOWN — A fourth down and a country mile separated Rockmart from a chance to spoil Cedartown’s Doyle Kelly’s first game as a head football coach. But the Bulldogs didn’t let it happen.
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The Cedartown Bulldogs and Rockmart Yellow Jackets begin the season in their annual rival game, but before they take to the gridiron against each other both teams will be spending time on the field showing off what they've picked up during the off season.
CEDARTOWN -- The wet weather held off just long enough Sunday evening in Polk County for racers from across the globe to take part in an annual road race held just ahead of Atlanta's Peachtree Road Race.
Rockmart citizens better make room because the Rockmart High School baseball team is once again hosting for the Per-fect Game baseball tournament starting this Friday.
Editor's note: This story in this week's edition of the Standard Journal contained an error on the date. The fishing Rodeo is coming up on June 10. We have corrected the story for readers online to reflect the correct date. -KM
After years of teaching and coaching the youth of Rockmart’s middle school and high school, Steve Luke is adding another layer to his coaching career.
Editor's note: In this week's edition of the Standard Journal, we incorrectly listed Tyler Blalock's team choice for Kennesaw State. He'll be joining the track team with the Hawks.
The Lady Jackets faced a tough loss at home against Dade County but went down fighting Tuesday evening at home as the Lady Wolverines took the 3-2 win.