It’s time for Friday night lights in Northwest Georgia as area high school football teams take the field for the fifth week of play in the 2023 regular season!

WLAQ 1410 AM/96.9 FM will have coverage of Darlington football this evening as the Tigers hit the road for Tunnel Hill to take on the Northwest Whitfield Bruins.

Here’s our broadcast schedule for tonight –

6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. – This Week in NWGA Football, sponsored by Riverside Auto Group

6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. – The Coach Groves Show

7:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. – LIVE pregame commentary

7:30 p.m. – Darlington Football

**Rome Orthopaedic Center Scoreboard Show will go live immediately following our broadcast of Darlington football.

Tune in every Wednesday evening at 7 pm for a new (and live!) edition of The Coach Groves Show on WLAQ’s Facebook Live and the WLAQ Radio YouTube channel. This Week in NWGA Football airs LIVE via both media outlets every Thursday at 10:30 am.

In other week five match-ups:

Southeast Whitfield Raiders @ Armuchee Indians

Murray County Indians @ Chattooga Indians

Bowdon Red Devils @ Dade County Wolverines

Coosa Eagles @ Towns County Indians

Temple Tigers @ Pepperell Dragons

Trion Bulldogs @ Model Blue Devils

Rockmart Yellow Jackets @ Irwin County Indians

Sonoraville Phoenix @ Calhoun Yellow Jackets

Heritage (Conyers) Patriots @ Cartersville Canes

BYE:  Cedartown Bulldogs, Rome Wolves