Suspect ID'd in teen slaying in Rockmart, Ga.

ROCKMART, Ga. - Rockmart police say they've identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a teenager in the Polk County community.Rockmart Police Chief Keith Sorrells says warrants have been issued for a...

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Laney boys dominate in all phases to playoff win

...course, on highlights as they rolled past Rockmart, 68-31, on Saturday to move on to...the line.Laney hit 14 free throws to Rockmart's zero attempts by the half.Laney...rebounds and looked to run against a hurried Rockmart defense in transition.On one trip...

Ammonia leak reported at Georgia poultry plant

ROCKMART, Ga. - Authorities say an ammonia leak at a west Georgia poultry plant...representative told WSB-TV the employees at the Tip Top Poultry plant near Rockmart were taken to two different hospitals after complaining of breathing problems...

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Civil War buff opens personal library for research

ROCKMART, Ga. -- First, his guys lost the war. Then, his efforts to preserve...the late 19th century. Wesley-Brown has set up two rooms of his home in Rockmart, 50 miles northwest of Atlanta, as a library and research area. Besides...

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Skydiving victim was filming friend's 1st try ROCKMART --- A 23-year-old Georgia Tech student and seasoned skydiver who died after his parachute malfunctioned was filming his roommate's...

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22-year-old convicted of killing two women CEDARTOWN - A Polk County jury has convicted a man of killing two Rockmart women. Christopher Eugene Brown, 22, was convicted Tuesday of two counts of murder, three counts of felony murder, aggravated...

Friday's High School Scores

...Jenkins Co. 0 Brookstone 31, Eagle's Landing Christian 6 Brunswick 48, Groves 7 Buford 40, Cartersville 0 Callaway 35, Rockmart 22 Campbell 16, Shiloh 14 Carrollton 27, Newnan 7 Carver-Atlanta 45, Druid Hills 0 Carver-Columbus 29, Shaw 7 Cass...

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High School Polls

...Lee 7. Brookstone 8. Jefferson 9. Taylor County 10. Wilcox County 10. Providence Christian CLASS AA 1. North Oconee 2. Rockmart 3 Buford 4. Greater Atlanta Christian 5. Morgan County 6. Wesleyan 7. Berrien 8. LaFayette 9. Rutland 10. Dawson County...

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Friday's Prep Scores

...Grayson 21Athens Academy 28, Hebron Christian Academy 7Athens Christian 44, George Walton 42B.E.S.T. Academy 7, Rockmart 0Bacon County 27, Atkinson County 6Banneker 50, Washington 44Benedictine Military 54, Jeff Davis 0Bleckley County 54, Monticello...

Friday night football scores

...6Calhoun 24, Dalton 14Camden County 66, Savannah 0Carver-Columbus 52, Spencer 0Cedar Grove 40, Veterans 19Cedartown 28, Rockmart 18Central-Macon 20, Towers 6Charlton County 41, Brantley County 6Chattooga 21, LaFayette 20Clarke Central 49, Cedar Shoals...