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Local semipro football team starts strong

The Rockdale Rams semi-professional football team has taken the Amateur Professional Development League by storm.

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Jeter looks back on illustrious Yankees career

As he talked about his final home opener, shortstop Derek Jeter recalled a story when manager Joe Torre talked to him after winning the World Series and Rookie of the Year in 1996.

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Palmer celebrates landmark Green Jacket

When Arnold Palmer hits one of the ceremonial opening tee shots on the first hole at Augusta National to kick off the Masters, he will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of claiming his fourth and final Green Jacket.

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Braves’ rotation thrives — and it could get better

The Atlanta Braves lost the series finale Sunday against the Washington Nationals, but their season-opening road trip was still a success.

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Masters weather suspension may be a good thing, says Furyk

Only two hours of Masters practice was possible on Monday before play was called off due to the threat of lightning, but Jim Furyk saw that as a potential advantage in what was always going to be a long week.

Rockdale wins six events at Alabama track and field event

Jhibri Greer, Robert McCray and the Rockdale boys track and field team had been impressing in Georgia meets all season. Now the Bulldogs have a handful of national finishes to tout.

Rockdale wins six times at Alabama track and field event

Jhibri Greer, Robert McCray and the Rockdale boys track and field team had been impressing in Georgia meets all season. Now the Bulldogs have a handful of national finishes to tout.

Errors prove to be too much as Rockdale tops Alcovy 6-4

A two-run error proved to be the difference as Rockdale got a stronger grip for a playoff spot with their 6-4 win over Alcovy on Friday.

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Eastside bats quiet in 3-2 loss

Eastside scored early but Walnut Grove came back to score late in the game to beat the Eagles 3-2 on Friday.

Playoff races heat up as season draws to a close

The 16-team field for the NBA playoffs has virtually been set but there is plenty of jockeying for position still to be done, including ultra-tight races to determine the top seeds in both conferences.

Lady Tigers win in overtime, Rockdale boys have little trouble against Alcovy

The Rockdale boys soccer team put Tigers on their heels in their 4-2 win while the Lady Bulldogs forced the game into overtime before falling to Alcovy 3-2 on Thursday.

Bryant delivers for Pats in 10th

Freddie Bryant delivered a two-out single that scored Isreal Zackery in the bottom of the 10th as Heritage defeated Flowery Branch 3-2 Thursday at Danny Blue Field.

Page leads Rockdale past Salem

The Salem baseball team has probably seen enough of Tyler Page over the last two seasons.

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Boggus’ late goal leads Pats to big region win

Gainesville boys pitch shut out in nightcap

Sara Boggus took care of the scoring and Mady Carter made it stand up. Now the Heritage girls soccer team is just one win from a region championship.

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Expect the unexpected at next week's Masters

As the first of the season’s four major championships, the Masters has always been the most keenly anticipated, a veritable golfing ‘rite of spring’ that brings together the game’s leading players in Augusta, Georgia.