Stephen Croone had one of his finest games at the collegiate level Tuesday as the sophomore scored 30 points in a win over Gardner-Webb.
Vanderbilt’s Dai-Jon Parker had been in foul trouble and having a quiet second half when visiting Georgia State tied the game with a little over two minutes to play Tuesday. Parker made sure the final stretch of the game belonged to the hosts.
Bernisha Pinkett scored 19 points and Kastine Evans added 15 as the Wildcats rode a stifling defensive effort to overwhelm the Eagles in their home opener.
For the second season in a row, Georgia is heading to the plains to play at Auburn.
Alcovy cannot afford any mistakes if the want to defeat AP Class AAAAAA No. 8 ranked Hillgrove on the road in the first round of the playoffs on Friday.
Local church, restuarant offer free Thanksgiving meals
Heritage Hills Baptist, Glenn’s Bar-B-Que offers free Thanksgiving meals.
Marshall is bowl eligible and within striking distance of East Carolina for the top spot in the Conference USA East division, and a former area stand out is a big reason why.
CPD charges man with 3rd DUI after striking a moving vehicle
One woman’s bad day got worse when a tow truck driver she hired apparently never showed up at the repair shop with her broken-down vehicle.
The Newton County Board of Education is facing some budget changes in the next fiscal year, but there does appear to be a bit of growth as well.
AHS prepares for Friday’s playoff game
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Both Rockdale and Newton County schools are preparing for a number of theatrical performances.
Dr. Jody Hice, Republican candidate for Congress, will speak to a local conservative grassroots group today at 7 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.
Pets of the week
Conyers woman earns good sportsmanship award at Golden Olympics
Dorothea Cox wins sportsmanship award at Golden Olympics.