Nick Chubb ready to carry load for Georgia

...a talented newcomer a year ago out of Cedartown High in northwest Georgia at a position...coach Joker Phillips made a point to tell Cedartown assistant Mike Worthington, who took...Georgia was at the position. Some folks in Cedartown chimed in that they couldn't believe...

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...

Georgia's Nick Chubb says he tried to remain low-key during off-season

...Instead of heading out to party, he mostly played video games in his room during down time and returned to his hometown of Cedartown when he got the chance.He acknowledged some previous Georgia running backs in the past have had their careers sidelined...

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...