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Nelson, Horton Team Up Again

Two Cartersville football players will continue as teammates at the next level. Nyvin Nelson and TJ Horton signed the National Letters of Intent with UT-Chattanooga on Early Signing Day Wednesday morning. Did the fact that one was going affect the other's decision? "Yeah, because we are really close," Horton told WBHF. Nelson talked about why [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Nelson, Horton Team Up Again

Turner Signs NLI, Heads to Kansas State

In 2015, former Cartersville tailback Kalin Heath stepped foot at Kansas State. Just three years later, another Cartersville product will do the same. Senior receiver EJ Turner signed his NLI with the Wildcats on Wednesday morning at Cartersville High School. "Oh, it's great," Turner said with excitement. "Me and my family (sic) love it! We've [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Turner Signs NLI, Heads to Kansas State

Frye Heads to Bowling Green

Something unknown came to light on Wednesday morning when Cartersville senior tailback Rico Frye signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Bowling Green. "The journey has been fun," Frye stated. "This has always been my dream. It's great making that dream come true. It's been fun. I'm really relieved that I got [...]

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Johns Signs With Wake Forest

Several Cartersville Purple Hurricane football players signed their National Letters of Intent on Wednesday morning. One was defensive-end and linebacker Jacorey Johns, who will be taking his talents to Winston-Salem, North Carolina to play for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. "It's a very good school to get a very good education," Johns told WBHF when [...]

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Cartersville’s Lawrence Signs NLI

"It's awesome." Those were the first words Cartersville senior quarterback Trevor Lawrence spoke when asked about how he felt about signing his National Letter of Intent with Clemson. "I turned it in early this morning because I turned it in right when I could," the senior said excitedly. No doubt that Clemson fans are excited to [...]

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Local Sports 12/15/17

The Cass girls basketball team continued their hot streak last night with a 78-9 victory over Mount Zion in the Central Carrolton Christmas Tournament. The Lady Colonels led 27-3 after the first quarter and never let the foot off the gas. It was a balanced team effort for Cass with the two leading scorers Payton [...]

By |December 15th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Local Sports 12/15/17

Local Sports Headlines

There is still no word on the rescheduling of local sporting events following the winter weather in the area from the weekend. We will pass that information along to you when we hear it. Over the weekend the Woodland Wildcat wrestling team avoided the snow with a trip to sunny Kissimmee, Florida as a part [...]

By |December 11th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Local Sports Headlines

Local Sports Headlines

  Cartersville baseball player Preston Welchel has committed to play his college baseball at South Alabama. Preston, a junior center fielder who bats and throws left-handed is expected to fill that role for the Jaguars. He plays for the East Cobb Astros in the summer and has played in Perfect Game underclassmen All-American showcase games. [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Local Sports Headlines

Christmas Parade Results

The Christmas Parade was held in downtown Cartersville last night and several entities were honored to go along with a lot of monetary donations. The Bucket Brigade collected $2,500 in donations, $12,000 was raised from parade entry fees. The Exchange Club is extremely appreciative of all participants, parade watchers and those who donate to the [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Christmas Parade Results

I-75 Accident Thursday

Thursday evening, Bartow County EMS responded to I-75 Northbound near mile marker 291 to a vehicle that was struck by a tractor-trailer. Upon arrival, the crew found that the female patient was alert, but had numerous injuries. The patient was flown by a medical helicopter to Grady Hospital.

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