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Cartersville Heads Into Quarterfinals

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes continued their playoff run with a 31-19 win over the St. Pius Golden Lions on Friday night. The first quarter seemed to indicate that both teams would be in a virtual stalemate throughout, as the game’s first 12 minutes did not see a score, but, instead, saw one turnover apiece. The [...]

By |2020-12-04T22:05:04-05:00December 4th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Heads Into Quarterfinals

Adairsville Eliminated By Dawson County

The Adairsville Tigers were eliminated in the first round of the GHSA Class AAA football playoffs Friday night with a 45-31 loss to Dawson County. Adairsville, the No. 2 seed from Region 6, fell behind 21-3 with just under nine minutes left in the second quarter and a blowout seemed inevitable. The local Tigers then [...]

By |2020-11-27T22:12:59-05:00November 27th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Eliminated By Dawson County

Cartersville Advances to Second Round

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes advanced into the second round of the GHSA Class 5A football playoffs on Friday night with a 49-6 win over Jackson-Atlanta. Cartersville, the No. 2 seed from Region 7, took an early lead and never let off the gas in the first quarter. Quante Jennings capped off the opening drive for [...]

By |2020-11-27T21:54:14-05:00November 27th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Advances to Second Round

Adairsville Wins Shootout

The Adairsville Tigers (6-3, 5-2) paved a nice lane into the playoffs and the region’s second seed with a 42-35 win over North Murray Friday night. On senior night, Adairsville scored the game’s first 28 points – all in the first quarter. On a fake field goal, Connor Crunkelton threw a 28-yard pass to Evan [...]

By |2020-11-13T22:34:29-05:00November 13th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Wins Shootout

Woodland Wins But Hiram The Playoff Favorite

The Woodland Wildcats (4-3, 1-3) defeated the Hiram Hornets 14-13 on Friday night to grab their first region win of the year. Woodland and Hiram were scoreless in the game’s first 24 minutes, but both had big plays that many thought would be difference-makers. Woodland had a snap sail over its punters head to give [...]

By |2020-11-14T02:23:06-05:00November 13th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Woodland Wins But Hiram The Playoff Favorite

Cartersville Swats Yellow Jackets

Cartersville (8-1, 4-0) defeated Calhoun 31-14 on Friday night to claim no worse than the second seed in the GHSA Class AAAA playoffs. Both teams traded early interceptions in the first quarter, but Cartersville would be the first team to put points on the board with a 23-yard field goal by Oscar Hernandez late the [...]

By |2020-11-14T02:23:39-05:00November 13th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Swats Yellow Jackets

Tigers Tumble to Yellow Jackets

The Adairsville Tigers (5-3, 4-2) fell to the Rockmart Yellow Jackets on Friday night by a score of 45-7. Rockmart held the ball for 18 of the game’s first 24 minutes and averaged just under 6.5 yards per play in the first 24 minutes. Rockmart and Adairsville were tied at the end of the first [...]

By |2020-11-06T22:08:32-05:00November 6th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Tigers Tumble to Yellow Jackets

Calhoun Conquers Cass

The Cass Colonels (6-3, 1-3) fell to the Calhoun Yellow Jackets (6-2, 3-1) on Friday night by a score of 44-14. Calhoun recovered its first three kickoffs against the Colonels and had a 17-0 lead after one quarter and a 44-0 lead at the half. Devin Henderson had a 17-yard, third-quarter touchdown pass to Jayden [...]

By |2020-11-06T21:44:56-05:00November 6th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Calhoun Conquers Cass

Canes Defeat Wildcats In Region, County Game

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (7-1, 3-0) defeated the Woodland Wildcats (3-3, 0-3) on Friday night by a score of 47-0. Cartersville had a 14-0 lead after one quarter and held a 35-0 lead at the half. Sam Phillips had 100 receiving yards in the first half and a touchdown. Amarai Orr had a 45-yard pick-six [...]

By |2020-11-06T21:34:36-05:00November 6th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Canes Defeat Wildcats In Region, County Game

Thursday Fire Spreads Into Friday

A fire on Guyton Industrial Drive has kept the Bartow County Fire Department busy since Thursday evening. Several area residents told WBHF they can still smell smoke in the area. Bartow County Fire Chief Dwayne Jamison told WBHf there is a very large mulch pile that caught fire last night on Guyton Industrial Drive and [...]

By |2020-11-06T11:24:17-05:00November 6th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Thursday Fire Spreads Into Friday