The Gainesville High girls topped Lanier 3-2 on Thursday at Longwood Park.
TAMPA, Fla. - New York ace Masahiro Tanaka sparkled in his spring training debut, a Yankees' 3-2 win over Atlanta Thursday night in which Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez was ejected after one pitch by his starter.
Lake Lanier's water level remains at almost full pool at 1070.28 feet or .72 feet below a full pool of 1071. The water continues to flow through Buford Dam.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons added defensive help from the free-agent market Thursday by signing defensive end Adrian Clayborn and cornerback Phillip Adams.
CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is looking for a few good backups.
The local jobs picture continues to improve overall despite month-to-month variance in the unemployment rate.
For many reasons, I am very much in favor of continuing the Hall County special purpose local option tax for another five years. But probably the biggest reason is that it would accomplish long overdue improvements for Spout Springs Road in my Flowery Branch community.
While some may not care for the great outdoors, Georgia Foothills chapter of Trout Unlimited works to provide fun and educational activities to the old and young.
Canoes and kayaks will race across Lake Lanier as swiftly as possible Saturday, March 21, in the annual Lula Bridge Race in Gainesville.
Braselton is hosting the new event "Milling Around Downtown" on Saturday, March 14, which could jump-start the town into spring and kick the winter blues to the curb.
Using a centuries old wire weaving technique, North Georgia residents can create their own unique sterling silver wire bracelet during a class in Sautee Nacoochee.
Have you ever wondered how the little Alpine Village of Helen got its name? Have you heard more than one story? Would you like to know the real story?
While spring doesn't officially begin until March 20, the Helen Arts & Heritage decided to celebrate the season of rebirth early with its newest exhibition.
Armed with a powerful personality, passionate expressiveness, gift for communication and outstanding technique, internationally acclaimed concert organist Raúl Ramírez will present a free concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in Demorest.
Almost 18 years ago, the band Emerald Rose performed its first live professional concert on St. Patrick's Day.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Atlanta Braves have optioned outfielder Eury Perez and two other players to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Winter isn't turning loose of Northeast Georgia just yet.
Julio Teheran labored through 5 2-3 innings, allowing only two runs, and the Atlanta Braves roughed up Clay Buchholz for 12 hits and four runs in a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday in a game called in the top of the seventh inning because of rain.
Many people are like sheep concerning buzzwords. One participates and the rest follow the herd. Eventually, a buzzword becomes annoying, trite and ready for banishment.
The sunshine of spring is peeking through homes across North Georgia and revealing messes that piled up during the winter. That means one thing: It's time for spring cleaning.
The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce hosted the eighth annual Chamber Chase 5-kilometer race Thursday at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville. Kenneth Slavik of Flowery Branch was the race winner. Race coordinator Megan Martin estimated more than 1,100 runners participated in the race, which marks an increase from last year's 1,000.
The Col. William Candler Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently celebrated students and community members during the chapter's annual Awards Tea.
Local celebrity dancers expected at this year's Dance for a Cause have been announced.
Lake Lanier's water level remains rock steady and close to full pool. The lake water level is 1,070.41 feet, or .59 feet below a full pool of 1071. Lake temperatures are in from the upper 50s to lower 60s.
Spencer Ralston shot a 7-under par 137 to win the individual championship for Gainesville in the Champions Invitational on Tuesday and Wednesday in Alpharetta.
Spring has sprung and all that comes with it. Blooming daffodils, blossoming trees, green fields and hawks nesting all signal the rebirth of the beauty of a North Georgia spring day. To those of us who love to live in the outdoors, there are also wild turkeys gobbling, the cooing of nesting doves and of course the splash of a beautiful trout that could not resist a night crawler.
BRADENTON, Fla. - Josh Harrison led off the game with a home run that ended Wandy Rodriguez's scoreless streak at 12 innings, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 Thursday.
Gainesville City Schools is changing its director of athletics position, a move that appears to leave longtime AD, coach and local sports icon Wayne Vickery out of his job.
ATLANTA - Adam Gotsis wasn't on any of the recruiting lists when the Australian signed with Georgia Tech three years ago in what looked like a strange experiment.