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Patriots travel to Alexander for region clash
After earning victories in their season openers, Alexander and Paulding County meet at Cougar Stadium for the first of nine Region 5-AAAAA contests...
September 03, 2015 12:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Paulding opens region play at Villa Rica
Even though it’s just their second game of the season, the South Paulding Spartans will begin Region 5-AAAAA play Friday against Villa Rica at Sam McIntyre Stadium...
September 03, 2015 11:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas/Paulding Week 2 Football Scores
Douglas and Paulding County Week 2 Football Results...
September 03, 2015 11:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Paulding visits North Paulding on Friday
North Paulding and East Paulding renew their county rivalry Friday when the Raiders visit the Wolfpack...
August 26, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
Antonio Gandy-Golden--PAULDING COUNTY

Paulding County senior Antonio Gandy-Golden will only be able to cheer for his teammates this Friday against Pepperell...
August 26, 2015 03:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding County starts season in Lindale
For the second straight year, Paulding County will begin its season against Pepperell on Friday...
August 26, 2015 03:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wolfpack return potent offense
After making its third consecutive appearance in the state playoffs, the North Paulding football team returned to the practice field and has opened training camp after an active summer of workouts....
August 20, 2015 12:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Paulding seeks return to winning ways
After a disappointing four-win campaign last season, East Paulding has returned to the practice field for fall training camp looking for redemption after its first losing season since 2005. The Rai...
August 20, 2015 12:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiram building off winning campaign
Last season, the Hiram football team won six contests, the most in a single campaign since the 2010 season, which was also the last time the Hornets made the state playoffs. Despite Hiram missing o...
August 20, 2015 12:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Patriots hope to build on five-win season
Last season, the Paulding County High School football team won five games, the most in a single campaign since the team’s eight-win season back in 2003. The Patriots have returned to the practice f...
August 20, 2015 12:16 PM | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Paulding eyeing another postseason bid
Last season, the South Paulding football team made the state playoffs for the second consecutive year and hosted a postseason matchup. The Spartans have returned to the practice field poised to mak...
August 20, 2015 12:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veteran squad returns for new season
Last season, the North Paulding volleyball team has a transitional campaign, moving up to the state’s highest classification, Class 6A, and facing a different set of opponents in a new region. The ...
August 12, 2015 11:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Summer day camps training young talent
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    07.08.15 - 11:51 am
  • Paulding County High back on the practice field
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    07.08.15 - 11:50 am
  • South Paulding football putting in summer work
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    07.01.15 - 01:07 pm
  • Real Volleyball helps develop talent
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    07.01.15 - 01:02 pm
  • Hiram to host summer camp
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    07.01.15 - 12:54 pm
  • Hiram football hits field for summer workouts
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    06.24.15 - 02:08 pm
  • Wolfpack Elite help grow local talent
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    06.24.15 - 02:05 pm
  • Volleyball camp training local youth
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    06.24.15 - 02:01 pm
  • North Paulding returns to summer workouts
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    06.17.15 - 02:29 pm
  • Spring athletes honored by district
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    06.17.15 - 02:15 pm
  • Offseason continues to shorten for local programs
    With the start of the prep football regular season in Georgia less than two weeks away, the offseason continues to become shorter over time. A typical regular season for a team begins in August and...
    August 12, 2015 11:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hiram volleyball returns to court
    Last season, the Hiram volleyball team won 34 contests and advanced to the Class 5A playoffs. This year, the Hornets have returned to the court for fall practice after an active training period dur...
    August 05, 2015 12:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Patriots looking for bounce-back season
    After winning 13 contests and advancing to the second round of the state playoffs during its 2013 season, the Paulding County High School softball team had a disappointing 2014 campaign, winning on...
    August 05, 2015 11:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Upgrading facilities impacting programs on and off field
    Over the past two seasons, construction crews throughout Douglas and Paulding Counties have been active upgrading athletic facilities at the public high schools. In May of 2014, Paulding County vot...
    August 05, 2015 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hiram softball players prep for new season
    Last year, the Hiram softball team won 11 contests and missed out on the state playoffs. This summer the Hornets have been on the practice field looking for an improved campaign in 2015. “We starte...
    July 29, 2015 04:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Spartans’ girls’ volleyball ready for new season
    The South Paulding volleyball team has returned to the court this summer to prepare for its 2015 season. After a nine-win campaign last season, the Spartans are ready to make improvements and compe...
    July 29, 2015 04:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Area grapplers participate in national wrestling meet
    Several top prep wrestlers from Douglas and Paulding Counties participated at the ASICS/Vaughan Junior and Cadet Nationals in Fargo, N. D. from July 18 to 25 under the Team Georgia banner. The Team...
    July 29, 2015 03:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Area athletes prep for national meet
    The largest prep wrestling tournament in the U.S. began this week with the opening of the Cadet/Junior National Championships in Fargo, N.D. starting last Sunday and concluding Saturday. Locally, f...
    July 22, 2015 10:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Patriots’ volleyball readies for new season
    Two seasons ago, the Paulding County High School volleyball team had a one-win campaign but showed a significant level of improvement last year, winning six contests including area victories over L...
    July 22, 2015 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Camp Blaze continues for area youth
    Last week, club volleyball program Push 1 Volleyball continued its summer activities with another edition of Camp Blaze, this session as a week-long camp at King’s Way Christian School in Douglasvi...
    July 22, 2015 10:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    East Paulding football welcomes new regime
    After a disappointing four-win campaign last season, East Paulding has returned to the practice field this summer looking for redemption after its first losing season since 2005. The Raiders will a...
    July 15, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Area player named Brine National All-star
    Dallas resident and North Paulding High School rising freshman Liam McGowen has had an active summer on the lacrosse pitch. He was named a 2015 Brine National All-Star and selected to represent the...
    July 15, 2015 10:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Area wrestlers represent Team Georgia
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    06.17.15 - 02:13 pm
  • Paulding County wrestlers prepare for tourney action
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    06.10.15 - 03:05 pm
  • Area baseball players named to all-region team
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    06.10.15 - 03:02 pm
  • Hiram back on course with summer workouts
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    06.10.15 - 03:01 pm
  • Paulding has banner year in sports
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    06.03.15 - 01:36 pm
  • Spring season concludes for local teams
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    06.03.15 - 01:28 pm
  • Paulding Athlete of the Year: Allyssa Sheffield, East Paulding
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    06.03.15 - 01:24 pm
  • Paulding Athlete of the Year: Kyle Banks, North Paulding
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    06.03.15 - 01:21 pm
  • South Paulding athlete shines on and off the field
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    05.27.15 - 11:15 am
  • East Paulding players named All-Stars
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    05.27.15 - 11:12 am