Mr. William King (CEDARTOWN, Ga.)

CEDARTOWN, Ga.- Mr. William Bill Buddy King, age 81, of 148 Cason Road, Cedartown, formerly of Rockmart, Ga., passed away...communicant of St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Cedartown. He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs...

Falling tree branch kills Ga. woman

CEDARTOWN, Ga. - A young mother has died and her 1-year-old...bench in the playground area of Peek Park in Cedartown.The Rome News-Tribune reports the limb...tree branch broke.Drayton was a student at Cedartown High School.

Second person tied to Gurley memorabilia case

ATHENS, Ga. - A Cedartown man has retained a lawyer after Georgia's...Anderson and McFall, a law firm in Cedartown, McFall told the Athens Banner-Herald...Banner-Herald spoke to a Shane Smith from Cedartown at Georgia's annual Fan Picture Day...

Roaches close Ga. school cafeteria

CEDARTOWN, Ga. - Students at a northwest Georgia high school will be eating prepackaged...in the cafeteria.WSB-TV reported Tuesday that several students at Cedartown High School took photos of cockroaches in their food and told the principal...

Turnovers cost Screven County

...County and never got any better. No. 5 Cedartown scored on two of the Gamecocks four second-half...Kelly Memorial Stadium on Friday night. Cedartown (12-0) will face Fitzgerald, a 29-24...Screven County's short-lived momentum. Cedartown's defense allowed Screven County 310...

High school
LaGrange takes Class AAA championship

CEDARTOWN, Ga. -- Blake Mitchell completed a...second-ranked LaGrange a 22-19 win over No. 5 Cedartown in the Class AAA championship Friday...a punt and recovering the ball at the Cedartown 46. Cedartown (13-1) scored twice...

High school
Arson still unsolved as third victim dies

CEDARTOWN, Ga. -- A severely burned man was...Authorities plan to bury her in an unnamed Cedartown grave when forensic studies are complete...That was the only eyewitness we had," Cedartown Police Chief John Dean said. "There...

Teacher made toxic gas for suicide, police say

CEDARTOWN, Ga. -- Rodney Green warned his high...closet shared by two science classes at Cedartown High School. On the door, a computer-generated...Centre, Ala., about 25 miles west of Cedartown, left a suicide note, which Mr. Mears...

Volunteers blaze new section of Pinhoti Trail

...the beaten path between Cave Spring and Cedartown, volunteers were pouring out sweat on...Madden of Cave Spring, Ricky Flowers of Cedartown and Marty Dominy of Toomsboro in Wilkinson...960-acre tract between Cave Spring and Cedartown.Moon said that would potentially create...

Ga. man arrested after fleeing crash, leaving kids

CEDARTOWN, Ga. - Authorities say they've apprehended a man accused of pulling...seriously injured in the one-car wreck along Tallapoosa Highway near Cedartown Sunday morning. Wright says a witness told troopers the driver, 42-year-old...