I am a Cuban-American who left his homeland 49 years ago and is grateful to this great country for all the opportunities provided to my family and me. I also am proud to be an American citizen.
Cancer changes your life. Or, in my case, breast cancer changed my life. Mostly it changes how you view the world and makes you think about what you are going to do with the rest of your life. My views started changing on June 21 of this year, when I found a mass on my left breast. A brush of my left arm against my breast and there it was. I just had my yearly ...
Jimmy and Robie Collins of Cleveland announce the engagement of their daughter Brittany AnnOra Collins to Caleb Dustin DeMore, son of Marty and Debbie DeMore of Turnerville.
ATHENS - Urban Meyer vowed in writing to get back at the Georgia Bulldogs. Now, he dismisses any hard feelings as "old news."
ATLANTA - Paul Johnson had to laugh on Tuesday when asked about following the path of Florida State coach Bobby Bowden, who is approaching his 79th birthday next month.
University of Georgia redshirt sophomores Knowshon Moreno and Darryl Gamble each earned weekly awards from the Southeastern Conference on Monday.
ATLANTA - Even though no teams exit and no new teams enter - eight out of ten positions in Class AA rankings change in this week's Associated Press high school football poll.
Halloween carnival, Athens. Haunted trick-or-treat tour of Bear Hollow Wildlife Trail. 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Memorial Park, 293 Gran Ellen Drive, Athens. $2 per person; for age 12 and younger. 706-613-3580 or Athens-Clarke County Leisure Service holiday events.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons put their 24-hour rule into effect Monday, which meant no more fretting about that loss in Philadelphia. Besides, they've got other things to worry about.
ATLANTA - Mike Knuble, Simon Gagne and Joffrey Lupul each scored two goals and the Philadelphia Flyers earned their 11th straight win over the Atlanta Thrashers, 7-0 on Tuesday night.
ATLANTA - Georgia's top court ruled Monday that a provision in Georgia's strict new sex offender law is unconstitutional because it fails to tell homeless offenders how they can comply with the law.
Two unrelated fires Monday afternoon left the occupants sleeping elsewhere Monday night.
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 in September. He is reporting weekly on the activities at his location.
ATLANTA - SunTrust Banks Inc. said Monday it has received preliminary approval from the Treasury Department for a $3.5 billion investment under the government's capital purchase program.
Gainesville First United Methodist Church is planning its third annual Great Day of Service for March 21, 2009.
Two Flowery Branch residents face trafficking charges after $26,600 in methamphetamine was found at a home off McEver Road.
Charles Dickens' classic tale "A Christmas Carol" will be performed at Habersham Theater in Clarkesville.
Cornelia residents may create magical holiday memories through an abundance of activities Friday night at the Community House and in Cornelia City Park.
In the spirit of the original "Hee Haw" television variety show, the children at Corner-Stone Church are performing an original Christmas musical titled "A Hee Haw Christmas."
After playing festivals throughout the South including the inaugural North Georgia Bluegrass Jam at the Habersham Mill Complex in Clarkesville, BlueBilly Grit will return to Grant Street Music Room for a Saturday night performance.
The Sautee Nacoochee Community Chorale celebrates 25 years of performing with its annual holiday concerts all weekend long.
Gainesville children may have more than just the brief time to talk with Santa when sitting on his lap thanks to the Gainesville Phoenix Woman's Club and the Hall County Parks and Recreation department.
Eagle Wings Production presents Beth Henley's 1981 Pulitzer-Prize winner, "Crimes of the Heart" this week at Chestatee High School.
Gainesville residents may feast on the sounds of Italy during "An Italian Christmas" at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.