KISSIMMEE, Fla. - When Evan Gattis made Atlanta's opening-day roster last season, the rookie slugger became one of the biggest stories for the Braves.
ATLANTA - The SEC standings make Georgia look like a team worthy of NCAA tournament consideration.
A Forsyth County Sheriff's Office investigation into the burglary of three storage units last month has resulted in six arrests on drug and other charges.
A body found last week at an abandoned home in Oconee County, southeast of Athens, has been identified as that of a 41-year-old man from northeastern Forsyth County.
ATLANTA - Alyssa Thomas had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Katie Rutan and Brionna Jones each added 15 points and No. 8 Maryland beat Georgia Tech 79-62 on Sunday.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - Chris Johnson remembers donning his Chipper Jones T-shirt and parking himself in front of the television to watch Atlanta's star third baseman play when he was growing up.
Bobby and Nancy Gravitt of Braselton celebrated their 50th anniversary Oct. 30, 2013. A vow renewal ceremony and reception held in their honor were given by Rusty and Crystal Gravitt at their residence, and Richalle and Brent Ward. The couple have four children, Robie Gravitt Collins, Rusty B. Gravitt, Rynna Gravitt Kidd and Richalle Gravitt, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Frank and Virginia Kasper of Gainesville celebrated their 60th anniversary Feb. 13, 2014.
Mr. and Mrs. William Cauthen of Leesburg, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Mandy Sara Cauthen to Mr. John Knox Burns IV, son of Dr. and Mrs. John Asbury Burns of Gainesville.
Chastain, a girl, Mallory Danielle, Feb. 12, Miranda Chastain and Dustin Chastain, Gainesville.
Two years ago while on vacation in Costa Rica, Gainesville native Holly Lynch received an unlikely call from God to embark on an extraordinary mission.
Ron Evans, founder and conductor of the Northwinds Symphonic Band, died Saturday. He was 73.
Jefferson's wrestling team claimed its 14th straight traditional team wrestling championship on Saturday night, while Commerce claimed its first-ever traditional championship.
The East Hall boys survived its first-round matchup in the Class AAA state playoffs with a 60-58 win against Ringgold on Saturday. With the win, the Vikings move on to face Morgan County in the second round on Tuesday in Madison.
Hall County commissioners are expected to vote today on whether to commit millions of tax dollars to expansive energy-efficiency projects that may, or may not, hold the promise of long-range expense savings.
I am writing to oppose the request by a political party that candidates pledge not to raise taxes. While everyone would like to avoid raising taxes, we cannot predict a necessity to do so. For example, we cannot forecast the financial support the state legislature will provide for education. In fact, for a number of years in the past, that support was decreased, forcing some school systems to raise local taxes.
Until I moved to Chicago, St. Patrick's Day wasn't a big event for me. But that first year, I was stunned by the sight of what locals took for granted - a boat slowly traveling the Chicago River depositing a rich green dye into the water. It was amazing to see the water turn emerald.
24 small red potatoes, halved
Trepidation would be a good word to describe my feeling following the reading of "Lake dwellers should brace for higher property values" in The Times (Sunday). Perhaps I overreacted to what I perceived was a slight adversarial tone in the article presented by the author and chief appraiser or just my recent elevated lack of trust in government.
College and high school rowers from around North America are spending their spring breaks training on Lake Lanier.
Chandler Cochran went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs to lead Johnson to a 9-5 win against Clarke Central on Tuesday night in Oakwood.
Drew Adams, an East Hall graduate, was named the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Player of the Week after leading Lipscomb University to a 5-0 record last week.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons began a major overhaul Tuesday after a dismal season, signing three linemen at the start of free agency, re-signing defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux, and cutting former Pro Bowl safety Thomas DeCoud.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - After the Braves learned Kris Medlen may have a serious elbow injury, Julio Teheran and five relievers combined on a two-hitter Tuesday in Atlanta's 9-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Moses Christian completed another Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Braves pitcher Kris Medlen has injured a ligament in his right elbow for the second time in less than four years, and Atlanta says it is too earlier to determine the extent of the damage.
SALT LAKE CITY - Kyle Korver scored 26 points and Paul Millsap added 23 to help the Atlanta Hawks outlast the Utah Jazz 112-110 on Monday night and snap a six-game losing streak.
Andrew Fogarty, Chris Griggs and Max Wilson combined for a one-hit shutout for Jackson County and 10-0 victory against Johnson in five innings on Monday.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - After four years of college, Mercer forward Jakob