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The Rome High track and field teams held off their spring break one day and made some improvements at the Carrollton Invitational on Saturday, breaking some school records in the process.

I’ve thought about this, I’ve written it down, I’ve said it out loud and now I’m ready to share it with you. The ACC, the greatest basketball conference the world has even known and the recipient of nine NCAA basketball tournament bids, has one team left in March Madness. Meanwhile, the SEC,…

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All season long, Rome track coach Nick Bridges talked how his athletes had the potential to take over a meet. He was proven right on Wednesday night, and he had the rest of the county watch his team run towards a championship.

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There wasn’t 60 minutes of play or a trophy ceremony Tuesday at Darlington School’s Chris Hunter Stadium. But 41 minutes of action did give the host team a title for the second year in a row.

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, now trying his luck at professional baseball, is tentatively scheduled to play in Rome when the Columbia Fireflies come to town April 17 (7 p.m.), April 18 (7 p.m.), and April 19 (10:30 a.m.) to square off against the Rome Braves, The Braves are reporting.

Just how popular is the NCAA men’s basketball tournament? These fun statistics were compiled by the United States Gaming Commission. There will be 70 million brackets filled out and more than $10.4 billion placed on wagers, and that’s just in office pools. In Las Vegas, there will be $295 mi…

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