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Friday Night Mania: Week 2

A new week of football means a new week of Friday Night Mania on WBHF. Here is our leaderboard after Week 1. 1st - Alan Harris (five points) 2nd - Scot Wells (four points) T-3rd - Brenton Bagget, Kayla Gilbert, Karen Thompson (three points) 4th - Debbie Sigler Please fill out your name and email [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 2

Gunshot Victim Flown to Grady

  According to Bartow County EMS Public Information Officer Brad Cothran, EMS flew out an 18-year-old male from the area of Valley View Drive and Redcomb Drive in Cartersville Tuesday morning. Cothran stated the victim had four gunshot wounds. He was struck in the left thigh, left shoulder, left cheek and upper left back by [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Gunshot Victim Flown to Grady

Local Sports Update: Wednesday, August 23rd

SOFTBALL Cartersville softball broke open a 5-2 game Tuesday night at Sandy Creek with an eight-run fifth inning on their way to a 13-2 five-inning region win. Cartersville pounded out 13 hits in the contest, but also took advantage of five Sandy Creek errors. Paris Poston, Presley Edwards, and Ballard had three hits each for [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Wednesday, August 23rd

I-75 Lane Shift Today

The two right lanes of I-75 southbound between Exits 288 and 285 in Bartow County will be slightly shifted to the left today from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., to allow for repairing the deteriorating asphalt spots on the interstate between mile markers 287 and 286. Motorists are advised to expect minor delays, exercise caution, and reduce their [...]

By |August 22nd, 2017|General|Comments Off on I-75 Lane Shift Today

Local Sports Update: Tuesday, August 22nd

The Cartersville girls and boys cross country teams along with the Adairsville boys began their 2017 seasons this past weekend at the Pickens Preview meet. The Lady Canes placed ninth, Hurricanes 12th, and Tigers 16th in a meet that included 15 girls teams and 18 boys squads. Kayla Carpenter and Vanna Beach led the Lady Canes. [...]

By |August 22nd, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Tuesday, August 22nd

Local Sports Update – Monday, August 21st

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (1-0) might have shown some rust in its first game of the season, but it defeated the Allatoona Buccaneers (0-1) 35-14 Friday night. Cartersville’s Rico Frye had three scores in the first half and one in the second. He had one rushing score of one-yard and two scores of four yards [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update – Monday, August 21st

Sunday Drowning

According to Bartow County EMS Pubic Information Officer Brad Cothran, EMS, the Bartow County Fire Department  and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources are working a drowning at Red Top Mountain Beach. The person is a 21-year-old Hispanic male. Recovery operations started at 2pm. The call for the incident came into the 911 center around [...]

By |August 20th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Sunday Drowning

Cartersville Pushes Win Streak to 31

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (1-0) might have shown some rust in its first game of the season, but it defeated the Allatoona Buccaneers (0-1) 35-14 Friday night. Cartersville’s Rico Frye had three scores in the first half and one in the second. He had one rushing score of one-yard and two scores of four yards [...]

By |August 19th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cartersville Pushes Win Streak to 31

Woodland Falls to River Ridge

The Woodland Wildcats (0-1) took on River Ridge (1-0) at home Friday night, but the Knights proved to be too much for the Wildcats to handle as they beat Woodland 35-14. Gino Portera scored three rushing touchdowns on the night and all were five yards or less. Woodland’s Brody Williams did throw a 24-yard touchdown [...]

By |August 19th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Woodland Falls to River Ridge

Adairsville Blitzed in Opener

The Adairsville Tigers (0-1) showed they still had some growing pains that were leftover from the 2016 season when they were downed by the Ridgeland Panthers (1-0) Friday night 48-7. Ridgeland had four different rushers score a touchdown in the first half of play and added a halfback pass for good measure to give the [...]

By |August 19th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Adairsville Blitzed in Opener