Area Sports

Lady Indians Take Second In Region 7AA Tourney Action

    By DARRIN SMITH Sportswriter On Friday, the Lady Indians continued their march though the 7AA region tournament with a semi-finals game against Model. The Chattooga squad showed up and showed out against the Lady Blue Devils by leading wire to wire. As a team, they combined to drain 11 three-pointers in the game…

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2019 Trion Baseball And Softball Signups Begin

  The Trion Recreation Department announces signups for the 2019 baseball and softball season. The Trion Rec. will associate with Dizzy Dean in baseball and GRPA in softball. Signups will begin today and will end on Saturday, Feb. 23. Ages are 5 though 14. Sept. 1 is the age control date for softball. The age…

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2019 Baseball, Softball, T-Ball Registration Begins In Summerville

  The Summerville Recreation Department will begin registration for baseball, softball and T-Ball today and will continue through Thursday, Feb. 28. The age control date for baseball, tot-ball and T-ball is May 1. The age control date for softball is Sept. 1. We will offer the following age groups: Baseball Ages 3-4 (co-ed) – Tot…

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Bulldogs Wrestling Makes History

By DARRIN SMITH Sportswriter The Bulldogs wrote their name in the Trion history books this week when they defeated Cedartown in a duals match 40-13. The win was the Bulldogs 31st duals win of the season. It is the most duals win in school history and is icing on the cake following their second-place finish…

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CHS Wrestlers Take Second At Sweet Onion Memorial

  By DARRIN SMITH Sportswriter The Indians wrapped up their regular season this week with a trip to Toombs County for the Sweet Onion Memorial. In a field of 18 teams, the Indians grapplers gave their all and brought home second place in the event. Because of his superb performance on the day, Chattooga’s standout…

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Column: Just a Thought

  By DARRIN SMITH It’s hard to believe but this is the 100th edition of Just a Thought. I hope it has been an interesting read for all of you because it is my favorite thing to write each week. Although things are not always peachy and wonderful, I try my best to hit the…

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Endangered bird receives emergency help

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (Jan. 24, 2019) – An endangered bird is receiving emergency help in Georgia following Hurricane Michael, thanks to a timely grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. Pine woodlands on what is now the state-owned Silver Lake Wildlife Management Area have long been a refuge for red-cockaded woodpeckers, federally listed as endangered…

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2019 GEORGIA FISHING REGULATIONS: GO FISH GEORGIA!

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Jan. 14, 2019) – Planning on going fishing this year? If so, the new 2019 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide can help, says the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). “Any angler that is looking for new places to fish, changes to laws and regulations or other information should…

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2019 SHAD SEASON OPENS JANUARY 1

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (December 17, 2018) – Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 12 a.m. on Tues., Jan. 1, 2019 to take advantage of the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Shad season is scheduled to run through midnight on Mar.…

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JANUARY PUBLIC MEETINGS SET TO DISCUSS 2019-2021 HUNTING REGULATIONS

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Jan. 4, 2019) – Hunters and other interested persons are encouraged to attend any of eight upcoming public meetings regarding the development of proposed hunting regulations for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 hunting seasons. These meetings, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division, are one opportunity for the public…

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