UGA and NFL star returns to alma mater to give award to Mathis, gives Bulldogs all new football helmets
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If it wasn’t for a lot of local volunteers and contributors giving their time and dollars, an event like the Cedartown International Wheelchair 5K Road Race couldn’t happen annually.
Wheelchair racers came together in Cedartown after rolling through the Peachtree Road Race over Independence Day, and one in particular had his eyes set on a new course record.
The two running backs from north Georgia made the trip down to Tallahassee on Sunday for the running back/linebacker portion of Florida State’s Football Camp. It took all of 15 minutes once individual drills began to realize that the two members of the Cedartown duo were arguably the top bac…
There’s plenty going on at the Cedartown Recreation Department despite summer, and signups are just part of what’s happening with programs coming up in both July and the late summer and fall months.
While most students are still sleeping, the devoted athletes on the Rockmart High School Cross Country team have already been up and stretching and out on the pavement at 8 a.m.
Jack Haney might soon be wearing a new uniform and getting back to work on the baseball diamond and starting off toward the major leagues, if things work out for him this week.
The Cedartown Bulldogs new head baseball coach looks to continue a program of bringing respect and pride to the community through the high school’s long tradition of play on the field.
The Class of 2018 will be remembered as one that sent a lot of athletic talent onto the next level. Several student athletes in nearly a half-dozen sports have all signed scholarships through this spring and are headed near and far from Polk County. Whether it be up the road a piece in Kentu…
The Cedar Valley Arts Festival always provides a lot of fun, but one of their kickoff events for the two-day event in Cedartown always brings out a big crowd.
The Cedartown Bulldogs boys golf team are continuing on after a good season on the links, and are soon state-bound following a big win in past weeks in region play.
The annual Cedartown International Wheelchair 5K is returning to College Street in the coming months, but instead of being a chance for athletes to train ahead of Atlanta’s big July 4th race it is coming after this year.
The Rockmart boys tennis team were riding high on their Elite Eight win on the way home Tuesday afternoon, relaxing in the bus when the group saw something unexpected happen right in front of them.
The Cedartown High School Wrestling Team takes over the Fun Wheels Skating Center last week to hold their team banquet for the year and celebrate senior wrestlers for the 2018 season.
Early registration came to an end this weekend, and fees will go up in order to participate in the annual Cedar Valley Arts Festival 5K Road Race and Fun Run coming up on Saturday, April 28.
Rockmart High School’s FBLA chapter (Future Business Leaders of America) is inviting locals to celebrate the warm weather with a colorful, powder-filled 5k run to raise money for the March of Dimes.
Signups for a weekend softball tournament are coming due soon, and local residents who want to play are reminded they have until the end of the week to let the city know.
The long tradition of the Gammage family being the first to signup for the Ayers-Beck Celebrity Golf Tournament continued into a 28th year for 2018.
Cedartown head coach Doyle Kelley said he wanted to see more offense from his team, and that’s exactly what they gave him in a comeback win on senior night following another bumpy week for the Bulldogs baseball club.
The Rockmart High School tennis teams are continuing their season with a busy schedule and after last week wrapped up regular season play, looking to lead the region tournament at the start of week after a strong finish.
The Rockmart Yellow Jackets had a good week of region play in and out of Polk County, with the exception to the end. Despite picking up early week wins, the Jackets took a loss to the Dade County Wolverines, who upset the apple cart for Rockmart and took away their chance of going undefeated…
Innovation in sports usually comes by way of the individual deciding that some slight change in a throw of the ball, or the design of a play will give an individual or team a competitive advantage, while still staying technically within the rules.