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High School Sports: Coin Toss for Homefield in Semi-Final Round of Playoffs Goes Canes’ Way

According to Cartersville Athletic Director, Darrell Demastus, the GHSA coin toss to determine homefield advantage in the semi-final round would have the Canes playing at Weinman Stadium. There is work to be done before the result of that coin toss matters. Cartersville has travel to Milledgeville this Friday to play Baldwin, the top seed out [...]

By |November 20th, 2018|General, Headlines, Sports, Stories|Comments Off on High School Sports: Coin Toss for Homefield in Semi-Final Round of Playoffs Goes Canes’ Way

Tigers Bounce Back

The Adairsville Tigers kept their slim playoff hopes alive on Friday night with a 34-6 win over Murray County. Mason Boswell, Landon Ayers and Malichi Gardner led the team to the victory. Boswell scored on a 6-yard run with just under seven minutes left in the first quarter. The Tigers built up a 20-0 lead [...]

By |October 20th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Tigers Bounce Back

Cass Falls to Kell

The Cass Colonels fell to the Kell Longhorns 56-3 on Friday night. Cass kicked a field goal by Kaleb Speights to grab an early 3-0 lead and trailed just 7-3 at the end of the first quarter. The final three quarters belonged to the Longhorns, who outscored the Colonels 49-0 through the remainder of the [...]

By |October 20th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Cass Falls to Kell

Villa Rica’s Second Half Too Much For Woodland

In a must-win game for the Woodland Wildcats (4-4, 2-4), Villa Rica scored 29 unasnwered points in the second half defeat Woodland 36-8. Villa Rica was held to just one first down in the first half of action and trailed the Wildcats 8-7 after Titus Jones had a 15-yard touchdown run which was capped by [...]

By |October 20th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Villa Rica’s Second Half Too Much For Woodland

Cartersville Rolls Chapel Hill

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (9-0, 5-0) rebounded after scoring just seven points last week against Sandy Creek to defeating the Chapel Hill Panthers 51-0 on Friday evening. Cartersville won the toss and elected to receive. Tee Webb use short, quick routes to advance down the field on the opening drive, which was capped by Marcus [...]

By |October 20th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Cartersville Rolls Chapel Hill

High School Baseball Games Moved to Friday

Both Adairsville and Cartersville have rescheduled their first round baseball playoff games from today to Friday because of rain. Both teams will host doubleheaders on Friday afternoon with first pitches slated for 4:00 p.m. WBHF will be broadcasting Cartersville's match up versus Pickens and providing updates from Adairsville.

By |April 26th, 2018|General, Sports|Comments Off on High School Baseball Games Moved to Friday

Press Release: Karen White Resigns as Advocates for Children President and CEO

It is with a great sadness and fond appreciation that the Board of Directors announces Karen White’s departure as President and CEO of Advocates for Children, effective March 9, 2018, for a new opportunity in the for-profit sector. “It has been a privilege to serve the organization for over 10 years, initially as a volunteer [...]

By |February 28th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Press Release: Karen White Resigns as Advocates for Children President and CEO

List of Closings for Thursday – Updated 7:10 AM

Bartow County Schools will be closed for students on Thursday, Jan. 18. 231 employees should report. Cartersville City Schools will be closed for students on Thursday, Jan. 18. However, all staff are to report at 9 a.m. or when it's safe to travel. Excel Christian Academy is closed. The Trinity School is closed. All campuses [...]

By |January 17th, 2018|General|Comments Off on List of Closings for Thursday – Updated 7:10 AM

Cass Can’t Overcome Early Deficit

Hiram struck first on Friday night in Paulding County with a 1-yard touchdown run from Marcel Murray. After stopping Cass on a 4th down the Hornets got the ball back on their own 20-yard line. Hiram would again give the ball to Marcel Murray for a 75-yard touchdown run to put Hiram up 14-0. Cass [...]

By |September 16th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cass Can’t Overcome Early Deficit

BREAKING: Plane Crash in Euharlee

WBHF has confirmed that a small plane has crashed in Eurhalee in the Milam Bridge Road area. An unnamed source told WBHF that there are two people entrapped in the plane, and that lifeflight was in transit. Earnestine Jones is on the way to the scene, so tune in to FM 100.3 and AM 1450 [...]

By |April 18th, 2017|General|Comments Off on BREAKING: Plane Crash in Euharlee