ATHENS - After starting the season with 13 straight wins, No. 17 Georgia is in danger of falling out of contention in the Southeastern Conference. The Lady Dogs (16-5, 3-3 SEC) Thursday suffered their fourth loss in their last six games, 47-44 to Kentucky, which got 12 points from Amber Smith, including two decisive free throws with 5.6 seconds to play. "I am real, real appreciative of ...
ATLANTA - Chioma Nnamaka scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Georgia Tech women's basketball team (17-4, 4-3 ACC) to a 77-59 win over Clemson (9-13, 2-5) Thursday night at Alexander Memorial Coliseum.
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Hartley Construction Co. of Gainesville following a fatality in August 2007 at a church construction site in Ellijay.
The public can offer comments about North Georgia College & State University's Department of Nursing when an accreditation team visits next week.
The controversial election for the 9th District seat on the State Transportation Board will take place Friday in the Senate chamber at the state Capitol.
PHOENIX - Amare Stoudemire scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half and the Phoenix Suns rolled to a 125-92 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night.
This coming Tuesday, Jackson County voters will consider permitting liquor-by-the-drink sales on Sunday in unincorporated Jackson County.
The Georgia Department of Transportation may close a lane of traffic on Interstate 985 this week to continue work on the Exit 16 project.
Richard Shelby, that crafty U.S. Senator from Alabama, threw some divisive language into the Senate version of the Energy and Water appropriation bill. We're not sure if it was energy, as in gasoline on a fire, or water, as in dousing a flame, but with a few short words he has sent any progress on a tri-state water agreement into reverse.
Thanks to some clutch free-throw shooting in the game's waning minutes, Heritage Academy emerged with a 59-58 win over Horizon in a back-and-forth battle in Cumming on Tuesday.
Despite the absence of Gainesville High's leading scorer and rebounder, Jaymee Carnes, the Lady Red Elephants were able to defeat West Hall 36-31 on Tuesday at West Hall.
As a business owner in the "green industry" I am involved through member organizations in an effort to allow some watering of landscapes. Media stories printed in the last several days have had a negative spin to them, with no opinions stated by anyone who believes it is the right thing to do. I would like to offer my side of the story and ask that you consider a few things.
ATLANTA - Keith Armstrong returned for his second coaching stint with the Atlanta Falcons when he was named special teams coordinator on Tuesday. New Falcons coach Mike Smith continued to fill his staff by also naming Jeff Fish the strength and conditioning coach, Bill Hughan as Fish's assistant and Tom McMahon as assistant special teams coach. Armstrong, the Miami Dolphins' special teams coach the last seven years, ...
A Thursday deadline is set to nominate students considered deserving to be honored March 15 at the Grady Young Foundation's fifth annual Memorial Weekend Youth Recognition Banquet.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Thrashers had to wait to find out how costly their slump-ending victory over Pittsburgh would prove to be.
Hall County's legislative delegation heard requests during a series of meetings Thursday. They include:
Information about the recent theft of firearms from a Cumming pawnshop could lead to a $10,000 reward.
Capt. Andre Niles with the Hall County Marshal's Office was named Wednesday as the state's 2013 Code Enforcement Officer of the Year.
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.