MIAMI - Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones will miss the rest of the World Baseball Classic because of a strain in his right side that has bothered him for a week.
ATLANTA - As long as the Atlanta Hawks keep winning, Joe Johnson won't stop shooting.
The Big East put up a big number Sunday: Three No. 1 seeds in the NCAA tournament.
Louisville, Pittsburgh and Connecticut helped the Big East, a group originally created for basketball only, become the first conference to put three teams on the top line. North Carolina, the regular-season Atlantic Coast Conference champion, was the other top seed.
Mr. and Mrs. William Lauriston St.Clair of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Christiana Joy St.Clair to Mr. Matthew Terrell Morris, son of Ms. Ann Worthy Morris and Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Douglas Morris, all of Atlanta.
Estes joins Mountain Valley as investment advisor
The Rev. and Mrs. Michael Saffels of McDonough announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Angelyn Michelle Saffels to Mr. Michael Henry Vaughan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Doug Vaughan of Gainesville.
Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Scoville of Gainesville and Lt. Col. and Mrs. David T. Bell of Heidelberg, Germany, announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Jessica Brianne Bell to Mr. Tao John Ventre, son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Gordon of Gainesville and Mr. John Ventre III of Asheville, N.C.
Clayton and Diane Helton of Gillsville announce the engagement of their daughter Christina Diane Helton to Douglas Brandon Witherow, son of Douglas and Barbara Witherow of Flowery Branch.
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Dean of Acworth announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Stephanie Ashley Dean to Mr. Zachrey Minish Fitzpatrick, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Fitzpatrick of Duluth.
Allen Earls, CEO of Sons & Daughters Unlimited, LLC, and the son of the late James and Eva Earls of Dahlonega, has a role in the new movie "Madea Goes to Jail."
Tony and Beth Lawrence of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Anna Elizabeth Lawrence to Robert Matthew Jones, son of Diane Moller and Michael Jones, both of Dallas, Texas.
Acker, a girl, Cadence Elizabeth, March 4, Jessica Ward and Cary Acker Jr., Gainesville.
We all want our schools to be shining temples of learning. We may argue about exactly how much money goes to education and on what that money is spent. We may debate whether we need more teachers in one area and fewer administrators in another.
A state lawmaker's effort to give Gainesville voters a chance to weigh in on the idea of an elected mayor is being resisted by members of the Gainesville City Council, some of which say "if it ain't broke, don't fix it."
Bill Lott maneuvers his way down a leaf-covered embankment in the Thompson Mills Forest and crouches next to a patch of small, pine-shaped plants covering the forest floor.
Belk at Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville will join the retailer's other stores in November for the fall charity sale.
SAVANNAH - Within two weeks, officials expect to sign a cost-sharing deal with the federal government that's needed to start deepening the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority's top executive said Monday.
The Chestatee High volleyball team went 1-1 on its Senior Night on Monday.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Falcons' current stretch of road games would be a challenge even under ideal circumstances.
ATLANTA - Georgia's highway department is spending thousands of dollars in taxpayer money for rush-hour radio ads that brag about the department but provide little practical information to the public.
MINNEAPOLIS - Teddy Bridgewater got hurt before he could finish a fine first NFL start.
ATHENS - Todd Gurley wasn't in the mood to discuss the Heisman Trophy.
PHILADELPHIA - Emilio Bonifacio led off the game with home run and Freddie Freeman added an RBI single in the first, and the Atlanta Braves finished a disappointing season with a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Chambers, a girl, Bethany Grace, Sept. 12, Lisa Sosebee and Jonathon Chambers, Mount Airy.
Gene and Claudia Clark of Gillsville celebrated their 70th anniversary on Sept. 8, 2014. A surprise celebration held in their honor at Jaemor Farms was given by Paula, Stan and Brad Clark, with over 150 guests in attendance.
Anyone with a sense of history who has watched the fascinating new Ken Burns documentary on PBS, "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History," may have experienced a sense of déjà vu during episode six, which chronicles the tumultuous events of 1939-44.
Wanted: Magic money tree. Must produce massive quantities of legal tender to help pay for state's most pressing needs and fulfill all campaign promises. Please deliver to state Capitol by January 2015.
MINNEAPOLIS - A little more than six years ago, Matt Ryan made his NFL debut.