Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, GA. (Page 3)

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  1. Canes use stifling defense to remain unbeaten in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    Playing their first game in exactly a week, the Canes leaned on their defense to smother the Bulldogs in a 58-25 road win, which pushed The victory helps the Canes open up a decent lead in the standings. Every team, aside from Cartersville, has lost at least two games in the competitive region.

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  2. Cartersville girls unable to hang with CedartownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    With a real lack of offensive firepower, it's become pretty clear the Cartersville girls need to hold opponents at or under 40 points to have a chance. Cedartown was able to easily clear that threshold in a 54-32 victory over the Canes in a Region 5-AAAA home game Friday.

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  3. Busy day on the basketball courtRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    The Callaway, LaGrange and Troup basketball teams will all be on the court today for the first time in more than a week.

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  4. LaGrange alone in first placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    Those two teams played last week, and it was LaGrange rolling to a 60-36 victory in a rematch of last year's region-championship game.

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  5. Standard Journal Area Calendar of Events from the Wednesday, January 17, 2018 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    ... off 2 chairs. Only Chamber members can register. Call 770-684-8760 for more information on how to join the Polk County Chamber as an individual or for your business. The next spaghetti dinner at the American Legion Post 12 will be held this ...

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  6. More hoops postponements come with Friday school cancellationsRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    Cass' home games against Kell were postponed to an unknown date. The Colonels and Lady Colonels will take the court Saturday in regularly scheduled home games against Rockmart.

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  7. Troup senior looks to finish strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    During his time at Troup High, Jarrious Jefferson has put up impressive individual numbers, and he's good for 20 points almost any time he steps on the court.

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  8. Gospel music legend Robert Stevenson dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    The late Robert L. Stevenson had weekly gospel music programs on local radio stations for over 50 years. Rome lost a giant in the gospel music industry Monday when Robert L. Stevenson, 87, lost a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

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  9. More closings announced ahead of winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    The Polk County Health Department and Georgia Highlands College are the two latest entities to decide to close early ahead of threatening winter weather. Public health officials announced earlier this hour the Polk County Health Department office will be closing at 3 p.m. due to the threat of winter weather.

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  10. Winning weekend for TroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    The Troup Tigers completed a perfect weekend with a 60-49 victory over Central-Carroll to improve to 3-2 in Region 5-AAAA.

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  11. Winter Weather Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | WSB-TV

    GAZ001>009-011>013-019-020-030-160330- Including the cities of Calhoun, Rome, and Cartersville 225 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected along with very cold wind chill values. Total snow amounts of around 1 inch with isolated higher amounts in the mountains.

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  12. Joyce Ann RunelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Joyce Ann Runels , age 70, of Roopville passed away surrounded by her family on January 10, 2018. She was born November 7, 1947, in Cedartown, Georgia, daughter of the late Joe Caldwell and Inez Barrett Caldwell.

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  13. Adairsville basketball sweeps ArmucheeRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    Last week, the Adairsville boys followed up a massive Region 6-AAAa Svictory over Calhoun on Friday with a rough defeat to Rockmart. This week, Hunter Hice made sure history didn't repeat itself.

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  14. Dump truck driver in fatal wreck on Ga. 140 indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    The driver of this dump truck was pinned inside the wreckage for close to 45 minutes Tuesday after apparently sideswiping an Acura on Ga. 140 about a half mile west of U.S. 27. Both drivers were taken to hospitals by Redmond ambulances.

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  15. Robert Owen - Coochie' JacobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Robert Owen "Coochie" Jacobs, age 59, of Douglasville, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018. He was born on September 16, 1958 in Austell, Georgia, son of the late William Tommie Jacobs, II and the late JoAnn Sanders Jacobs.

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  16. Lady Tigers even region recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    The Troup Lady Tigers evened their Region 5-AAAA record at 2-2 with a 47-32 blowout win over visiting Cedartown on Friday.

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  17. Tigers overcome slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    The Troup Tigers shrugged off a difficult start to beat Cedartown 49-33 on Friday in a Region 5-AAAA game.

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  18. Adairsville girls' upset hopes narrowly missRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2018 | Daily Tribune News

    From almost any angle inside the Adairsville High School gymnasium, Alexa Varner's last-second 3-pointer looked as though it was going in. However, the would-be-game-tying shot clanked off the rim and a late free throw sealed a 52-48 road win for Sonoraville on Friday.

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  19. ALDRIDGE, MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    ALDRIDGE , Mary Alice Age 93, of Fairfield passed away Saturday, January 06, 2018. She was born December 23, 1924 in Cedartown, GA, the daughter of the late Roy Cecil and Lillie Marteal Griffith .

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  20. Grangers surge past TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    With Jarrious Jefferson closing the third quarter with a scoring flurry, Troup held a 53-37 lead over LaGrange as the final period began.

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