February 1, 2015

Former Brave Winston Scores 21 for WGTC

2011 HHS graduate Martez Winston scored 21 for WGTC Friday night in Carrollton versus Southern Crescent (Photo: WGTC SID)

(Carrollton, GA) -- The West Georgia Tech men’s basketball team dropped a hard-fought 87-77 contest in overtime to Southern Crescent Friday evening in Carrollton. West Georgia Tech falls to 9-12 overall and 2-1 in the conference after suffering its first conference setback of the season. Southern Crescent is now 6-14 overall and leads the conference with a … [Read more...]

Middle Braves fall to Eagles

Tray Dunson shoots a foul shot during Wednesday afternoon's loss to Mt. Zion

(Franklin) -- The HCMS Braves basketball team fell to the Mt. Zion Eagles 55-43 in the small school tournament semi-finals at HCMS Wednesday afternoon. The teams split the two match-ups earlier in the regular season with both teams winning at home before the very athletic Eagles were able to pull off the road win in Franklin yesterday. Several Braves … [Read more...]

Heard County Special Olympic Athletes Shine at State Winter Games

Mikayla Dockery and Shinese Turman

(Marietta, GA) -- Athletes from around the state were in Cobb County last weekend for the Special Olympics Indoor Winter Games. More than 1500 athletes and 100 Unified Partners competed in artistic gymnastics, bowling, floor hockey, basketball, powerlifting and roller skating with over 500 coaches guiding them. Heard County Special Olympic athletes and … [Read more...]

Tourney Ends for HCMS Lady Braves

Merrill Feature

(Franklin) -- The HCMS Lady Braves basketball team looked to build off momentum they gained in their first win of the season as they battled the top seed in the middle school tournament but the foe would prove too big both literally and figuratively as the Villa Rica Lady Wildcats defeated the Lady Braves 58-24. Wildcat eighth-grader Deasia Merrill … [Read more...]

Thrilling Win for HCMS Lady Braves

Crawford Feature

(Franklin) -- The HCMS Lady Braves entered the West Georgia Small School Division Tournament this week having dropped all 10 regular season games this season, but yesterday would be different as they pulled off an exciting win over the Mt. Zion Lady Eagles at Heard County Middle School in the opening round. Haley Bennett led the way for the Lady Braves … [Read more...]

HCMS Basketball Championship Tournament Schedule


2015 Small School Playoff Schedule (***All games @ Heard County Middle School***)   Monday January 26th Girls:  (4)Mt. Zion vs. (5)Heard County @ 5:00 Boys:  (4)Bowdon vs. (5)Villa Rica @ 6:30   Tuesday January 27th   Girls:  (2)Bowdon vs. (3)Temple @ 5:00 Girls:  (1)Villa Rica vs. Mt. Zion/Heard Co. winner @ 6:30   Wednesday January … [Read more...]

Braves named to Times-Georgian All-Area Football Team

Times sports

(Carrollton, GA) -- Several Brave football players were named to the Times-Georgian All-Area football team this week including four first team selections. Senior running back Duranta Dunson, senior offensive lineman Levi Brown, junior defensive lineman Matt Brown, and junior defensive back Austin Barron were all named to the first team. Selected for the … [Read more...]

Braves down Blue Devils 63-52


(Bremen, GA) -- The Braves varsity basketball team got a big Region 5-AA win on the road at Bremen Tuesday night knocking off the Blue Devils 63-52. The win was the fourth overall for Coach Phillip Manning's young squad this season and second win over the Blue Devils. The Braves defeated Bremen on December 19 at the SMI Tournament in Carrollton. Christian … [Read more...]

HHS State Championship Ring Ceremony


(Franklin) -- The Lady Brave softball team will be presented with 2014 GHSA Class-AA State Championship rings Friday night at Heard High School. The ceremony will take place at halftime of the varsity boys basketball game versus Manchester. The entire community is invited to attend. The girls varsity game tips at 6:00 p.m. and the boys tip immediately … [Read more...]

Middle Braves Excel at Traditional Finals

Gage Cannon was undefeated (34-0) during his last two middle school seasons

(Mt. Zion, GA) -- The Heard County Middle School followed up a recent division dual championship trophy with the traditional trophy after dominating four other squads at Saturday's finals at Mt. Zion Middle School in Carroll County. Seven middle Brave grapplers landed first place medals at the event, the culmination of the middle school wrestling season. … [Read more...]