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Teacher uses Chubb to connect students to science

Some students at Northside Elementary have another reason to cheer for local Georgia Bulldogs freshman running back Nick Chubb – now he helps them understand how weather works.

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Friday 09/05/2014
Cedartown, Rockmart on the road for football tonight
Posted: September 05, 2014

Polk County's football teams are hitting the road tonight for their second week of games as one team heads to Whitfield County and the other to Gordon County. 

Wednesday 09/03/2014
Cedartown youth football kicks off in Rome Saturday
Posted: September 03, 2014

The start of the youth football season for junior pee wee, pee wee and mites football is set for this coming Saturday with a jamboree in Rome.

Friday 08/29/2014
Cedartown, Rockmart kick off football seasons at home in Polk County
Posted: August 29, 2014

The Cedartown Bulldogs and Rockmart Yellow Jackets are both hosting for this first night of high school football in Polk County. 

Thursday 08/28/2014
Cedartown flag football signup deadline extended to Sept. 8
Posted: August 28, 2014

The Cedartown Parks and Recreation Department has extended the deadline for signups in youth flag football and cheerleading to September 8.

Saturday 08/23/2014
Bulldogs to host Dragons for alumni fundraiser game
Posted: August 23, 2014

Cedartown and Pepperell alumni football players will be squaring off for a matchup at Cedartown High School this evening.

Tuesday 08/19/2014
Tickets on sale for Saturday Alumni game at CHS
Posted: August 19, 2014

Cedartown High School football alumni are taking the field this Saturday evening against their counterparts at Pepperell High School for the first game between the two alumni programs to raise money for the Bulldogs and Dragons football programs.

Thursday 08/07/2014
Chubb shows off strength in blocking drill in UGA practice
Posted: August 07, 2014

Nick Chubb is showing off his skills in practice at University of Georgia, according to an blog post on ESPN.com.

Saturday 08/02/2014
All-Stars host Japanese team for Friendship Series
Updated: August 02, 2014 - 9:44 pm

CEDARTOWN — It was a tale of two cultures coming together to play ball in Polk County as a team of Cedartown All-Stars faced off against their counterparts from Inabe, Japan, in the 2014 Japanese-U.S. Friendship Series.

Tuesday 07/22/2014
Cedartown 16-and-under All-Star baseball team wins Dizzy Dean World Series
Updated: July 23, 2014 - 10:19 am

Make it two World Series trophies in one year for Cedartown Recreation Department teams. 

Cedartown team comes home as champs
Updated: July 22, 2014 - 5:05 pm

Cedartown’s 14-and-under All-Star softball team returned home from Mississippi as world champions this weekend after an undefeated run in the Dizzy Dean World Series.

Sunday 07/20/2014
Cedartown 14-and-under girls coming home from Dizzy Dean World Series as champions
Posted: July 20, 2014

The Cedartown Recreation Department’s 14-and-under All Star softball team has come home from Mississippi over the weekend as world champions for their age group.

Wednesday 07/16/2014
Cedartown cheerleaders set goal for state
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 1:31 pm

Another year of stunts, tumbles and shouts for the home team are coming up for the varsity competition and football cheerleaders at Cedartown High School, and coach Brigitte Tillery is already working her squad out for the long season to come.

Alumni hit practice field for for August 23 game
Posted: July 16, 2014

A group of former Cedartown High School players gathered over the weekend and committed themselves to lacing up their cleets once more and taking to the gridiron for one more shot at reliving former glory in an alumni football game fundraiser coming up on August 23.

Monday 07/14/2014
College Football Playoff's trophy is golden
Updated: July 14, 2014 - 3:55 pm

IRVING, Texas (AP) — A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.

Friday 07/04/2014
Cedartown's Krige Schabort wins wheelchair race at Peachtree
Updated: July 04, 2014 - 4:27 pm

Krige Schabort won the men’s Shepherd Center’s Wheelchair Division of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race.

Prospect Valley Junior Golf League wraps up
Posted: July 04, 2014

The sixth annual Prospect Valley Golf League has come to an exciting end.

Wednesday 07/02/2014
Bin Turner named new athletic director at Rockmart High School
Posted: July 02, 2014

Rockmart High School head football coach Bin Turner was named by the Polk County Board of Education as the new athletic director for the Yellow Jackets.

Area wrestlers gather at Cedartown for camp
Posted: July 02, 2014

Matt Pitt and Matt Stanfield, coaches and operators of Grindhouse Wrestling in Calhoun, organized the camp for students. The duo said they typically work with USA wrestlers not old enough yet to work with a middle or high school coach, but also works with those wrestlers over the off season.

WHEELCHAIR RACING: Wheelchair athletes set new world record at Cedartown 5K
Updated: July 02, 2014 - 2:40 pm

UPDATE as of 12:27 p.m.: Editor's Note: The following story has been updated to correct a factual error, caused by a miscommunication between between Alicia Ibarra and the reporter.

Tuesday 07/01/2014
Cedartown 14-and-under softball team wins Dizzy Dean state title, headed to World Series
Posted: July 01, 2014

Cedartown's Dizzy Dean 14-and-under softball team is headed to the Dizzy Dean World Series on July 16 after taking the state title this past weekend. 

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