Anastasio, a girl, Anna Rose, Oct. 7, Nicole English and Gregorio Anastasio Resendíz, Demorest.
Rick and Donna Conner of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Lucy Conner to Rustin Lee Smith, son of Gary and Pam Smith of Gainesville.
It pales in scope to the national economic crisis facing the nation's leaders in Congress, but Georgia has a looming financial disaster of its own that threatens to do ongoing harm to an already battered state economy.
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ATLANTA - As teams prepare for the upcoming playoffs, the final regular season poll continues its trend of tweaks with Class AAAA seeing a few top positions change in The Associated Press' final regular-season high school football poll.
CHICAGO - Al Horford scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 17 rebounds Tuesday night as the Atlanta Hawks remained unbeaten through six games with a 113-108 victory over the Chicago Bulls.
I salute you, mothers, who send their children off to war, their sons, their daughters.
Editor's note: State Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, currently is in Iraq as a U.S. Air Force Reserve chaplain. He began his service there earlier this month. He is reporting weekly on the activities at his location. His e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Atlanta Falcons released wide receiver Adam Jennings, signed defensive end Brandon Miller from the practice squad to active roster and signed receiver Chandler Williams to the practice squad on Tuesday.
Furman University center David Menocal, a Gainesville High graduate, was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III football team by voters from the District III sports information directors of America.
Gainesville's Matt Gillen set an Outlaw Junior Dragster world record for 330-foot courses with a 4.188-second finish at Tennesee Motorsports Park last Saturday.
ATHENS - Tasha Humphrey is gone, and her former team will start the season outside the Top 25. Yep, it's a new era for the Georgia Lady Bulldogs.
Interactive Neighborhood for Kids, an interactive children's museum, is offering reduced prices because of the tough economic times for visitors of all ages.
The Northeast Georgia chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America is initiating a support group called Operation Patriot's Call for the families of the U.S. Army troops in Charlie Company who will be deployed to Afghanistan in the spring.
Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Ron Jackson has appointed Steve Dougherty as the new president of North Georgia Technical College.
ATLANTA - University of Tennessee middle linebacker and Gainesville High graduate A.J. Johnson was named All-SEC on Monday after recording 106 tackles, 8.5 tackles for a loss for the Volunteers in 2013. The junior has been a three-year starter for Tennessee.
Gary Hatfield broke Southern Powerlifting Federation world records with a bench press of 540 pounds and a 580-pound deadlift for the Georgia IronDawgs powerlifting team at the Body by George meet on Saturday in Loganville.
Fourteen Gainesville high football players and 10 Flowery Branch players earned 8-AAAAA All-Region honors, announced Monday.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Roddy White says the Falcons' 10th loss was especially painful.
ATLANTA - Bobby Cox had only a few rules.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Georgia and Nebraska are headed back to the Sunshine State to play again.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Mississippi Rebels will finish the season in the same place where they started back in August.
GREEN BAY, Wis. - Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon took a knee to catch his breath after his lumbering 71-yard interception return for a touchdown.
Avery Cagle poured in 31 points for Riverside Military in a 65-27 victory over Atlanta International on Saturday in Atlanta. C.J. Howarded added 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Eagles (3-1). Riverside hosts Towns County on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
A North Hall County family of four is homeless after a fire destroyed its home Sunday morning.
XIAN, China - Congress should not waste time debating a comprehensive climate change legislation in the coming year.
There was a time when the biggest school safety worries were someone falling off the playground equipment or a high schooler injured in shop or home economics classes.
GREEN BAY, Wis. - In its most recent assessment released this fall, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said that warming of the Earth's climate system is both unequivocal and unprecedented, a conclusion that rests on multiple and independent sources of data.
No reunions at this time.