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Spring sports enter home stretch of season
With spring break taking place last week, the spring prep sports in Paulding County are heading towards the conclusion of the regular season and some have even begun region tournaments. In baseball...
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Paulding County Scores and Schedule
Baseball Friday East Paulding at New Manchester Alexander at Hiram North Cobb at North Paulding South Paulding at Paulding County Saturday East Paulding vs. Pope Monday New Manchester at East Pauld...
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South Paulding track seeks to be best in county
The South Paulding track and field team has returned to competition this season and had a productive campaign. The girls’ team placed first at the Paulding County Championships, which was hosted on...
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Raiders begin prep for region tourney
The East Paulding girls’ tennis team has placed fourth in Region 5AAAAA standings in the regular season, earning seven region victories. With the region tournament starting Tuesday at Lost Mountain...
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Athlete of the Week: Paris Habersham, Lithia Springs
Lithia Springs’ track athlete Paris Habersham has a strong season for the Lions, winning the 300-meter hurdle competition at the Douglas County Championship on March 25 in Douglasville with a time ...
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Athlete of the Week: Brandon Leggett, New Manchester
The New Manchester boys’ soccer team has won six contests this season, which ties the record for the most in a single campaign. With four matches left on their schedule, the Jaguars are on pace for...
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Paulding County Scores and Schedule
Baseball Monday, March 30 South Paulding 4, Alexander 2 Tuesday, March 31 North Paulding 1, Osborne 0 Wednesday, April 1 Allaoona 2, East Paulding 0 Hiram 5, New Manchester 2 Chapel Hill 6, South P...
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Patriots near elusive playoff spot
With 10 wins in its first 14 contests this season, the Paulding County High School baseball team is in contention for its first appearance in the state playoffs since 2003. The only other appearanc...
April 01, 2015 10:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wolfpack boys see growth in second season
After winning eight games last season in its inaugural campaign as a varsity team, the North Paulding boys’ lacrosse team has already earned six victories midway through its 2015 season and finds i...
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Athlete of the Week: Madison Tritt, Douglas County
The Douglas County High School girls’ soccer team is off to another strong start to its season, winning seven of its first eight matches and undefeated in region play though Mar. 29. Sophomore Madi...
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Athlete of the Week: Mitch White, East Paulding
The East Paulding baseball team is one of the traditional powers in Paulding County, making the state playoffs each of the last three seasons and seven of the past 10. The Raiders look poised for a...
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Paulding County Scores and Schedule
Monday, March 23 East Paulding 16, Lithia Springs 3 Alexander 9, Chapel Hill 1 Tuesday, March 24 Campbell 2, Douglas County 1 Villa Rica 8, New Manchester 5 Wednesday, March 25 East Paulding 6, Lit...
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  • Local athletes named to All-Region basketball teams
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  • Patriots embarking on first part of season
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  • Athlete of the Week: Bradley Bitting, North Paulding
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  • Athlete of the Week: Alyssia Lowers, Chapel Hill
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  • Paulding County teams enter state tournament
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    02.25.15 - 01:14 pm
  • Athlete of the Week: Auna McCalla, Lithia Springs
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  • Athlete of the Week: Bryce Holloman, Alexander
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  • Paulding basketball programs prepare for the state playoffs
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  • East Paulding baseball off to fast start
    Winning has become a tradition for the East Paulding baseball program which has made the state playoffs each of the past three seasons and seven of the past 10. The Raiders have begun the 2015 camp...
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    Spartans seek consistency in hunt for title
    After winning seven contests last season, the most in a single campaign since a 13-win season in 2011, the South Paulding girls’ soccer team has been looking for consistent form this season, starti...
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    Athlete of the Week: Gretta Grantham, South Paulding
    South Paulding girls’ soccer player Gretta Grantham has had a strong start for the Spartans this season. The senior midfielder has a team-high 10 goals and one assist, helping the Spartans to three...
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    Athlete of the Week: Alex Jacobs, Hiram
    Hiram baseball senior pitcher Alex Jacobs has become one of the top players in Paulding County this season, highlighted by throwing a shutout in his team’s 5-0 win over East Paulding March 9. Jacob...
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    Paulding County Scores and Schedule
    Baseball Monday, Mar. 16 South Paulding 5, Hiram 1 North Paulding 5, McEachern 4 Paulding County 10, Villa Rica 0 Wednesday, Mar. 18 East Paulding 6, South Paulding 1 East Paulding 5, South Pauldin...
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    South Paulding baseball fights through early challenges
    The early portion of the 2015 baseball season has brought several challenges to the South Paulding baseball team. Inclement weather has limited practice time for a squad that saw several top player...
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    Wolfpack finding success in girls’ lacrosse
    In its second season competing as a varsity program, the North Paulding girls’ lacrosse team has had a stellar start to its 2015 campaign, winning its last four contests including an 18-3 victory o...
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    Athlete of the Week: Haley Worthy, Alexander
    The Alexander girls’ soccer team has won its first six contests this season, led by junior midfielder Haley Worthy. She has scored three goals on offense and led a defensive unit that’s allowed onl...
    March 18, 2015 11:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Athlete of the Week: Elijah Willingham, Paulding County
    The Paulding County baseball team is off to a flying start in 2015, winning seven of its first eight games. Senior pitcher/centerfielder Elijah Willingham has been a catalyst for the Patriots’ stro...
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    Lindsey hired as new East Paulding football head coach
    New East Paulding football head coach Jon Lindsay has returned home looking to help the Raiders rebound from its first losing season since 2005. He replaces Chuck Goddard, who was head coach the pr...
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    Paulding alumni prepare for spring football
    With two signed recruiting classes and its first contest in program history later this year in September, the Kennesaw State University football team began spring practice March 2 culminating with ...
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    Athlete of the Week: Rachel Gross, Paulding County
    The Paulding County High School girls’ soccer team has won two of its last three games led by the efforts of junior Rachel Gross who has scored seven goals this season. She scored all three goals f...
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  • Paulding County programs perform at state wrestling tournament
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  • Athlete of the Week: Amari Price, Hiram
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    02.18.15 - 11:25 am
  • Athlete of the Week: Kinsey Burgess, South Paulding
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    02.18.15 - 11:20 am
  • Paulding County celebrates National Signing Day
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    02.11.15 - 12:10 pm
  • Regional basketball play set for local teams
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    02.11.15 - 11:59 am
  • Athlete of the Week: Alex Weems, Chapel Hill
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    02.11.15 - 11:38 am
  • Athlete of the Week: Kalen Clifton, Douglas County
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  • Spartans get big win against rival before tourney
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