Discovering an ancient-looking arrowhead in your yard or finding a fossilized bone during a hike in the woods may excite most folks. But what if you could prove it is a Native American artifact?
An eclectic mix of rock, blues, folk, bluegrass and world music will echo throughout Starbridge Retreat in Lumpkin County as the 10th annual HemlockFest gets underway.
With temperatures continuing to drop, Braselton plans to ends its final movie in the park series with an family friendly action-adventure comedy.
The Dawson Community Chorale plans to kick off the holiday season this week with its annual winter concert.
In Brazil, Matuto is slang for country boy or bumpkin. But a New York City-based group of urbanized virtuosos has changed that.
Georgia Mountains Workforce Development is bringing its Mobile Career Coach to the Spout Springs library in Flowery Branch on Nov. 19 to help residents with job-searching skills.
The Georgia Department of Human Services is offering help with home heating costs for those who meet income eligibility requirements and are either homebound due to health reasons or live in a household in which everyone is 65 or older.
SAN ANTONIO - Tim Duncan had 17 points and 13 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs held on to capture their 17th straight win at home over the Atlanta Hawks, 94-92 on Wednesday night.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Coach Mike Smith can't seem to pull the Atlanta Falcons from their two-year rut on the road.
Georgia Sports Writers Association Prep Football Poll
Georgia 34, Missouri 0.
In response to the letter written by Carole Scandrol published Oct. 22 stating that Barack Obama "inherited" the problems in Iraq: George W. Bush "inherited" the attack on America on Sept. 11, 2001, the worst attack on American soil in the history of America. If there was ever a U.S. president who had some tough decisions to make, it was Bush. Thank God we didn't have the "inept wimp" in office then that we have now!
It's that time of year again for my annual rant to The Times re: Buford sports. Logic dictates that a run for an eighth straight state softball title suggests several questions: How? Great coaching? Hard working athletes?
A few days after shivering through January-like cold, Northeast Georgians now are looking at a Sunday of springlike rain.
Where can I volunteer to serve the homeless on Thanksgiving?
Sydney Cleveland posted a double-double with 27 points and 10 rebounds for the Lady Trojans as North Hall defeated Clarke Central 70-68 on Friday in Athens.
This time of year we begin hearing about the "War on Christmas," as the nonreligious seek to enforce the constitutional separation between church and state. Others talk about a "War on Thanksgiving" as early shopping begins to infringe on family time and Thanksgiving time. But there's another war far more displeasing to God, at least according to Jesus.
Many thanks should be extended to all the local restaurants who provided free dinners to veterans on Veterans Day. Such a positive, supportive attitude only serves to strengthen the community and the country. A week later, I was impressed to see a restaurant in Buford extend the honor by providing literally hundreds of free dinners to local veterans.
Gainesville at Harris County
The Hall County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man reported missing since Tuesday afternoon.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says Republican opposition to his executive actions on immigration should not be a "deal breaker" on other issues.
Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level has held steady since last week and is 1067.14 or 3.86 feet below full pool of 1071. Water surface temperatures are in the mid 50's and surface temperatures continue to rise and fall with the weather fronts. Lake Lanier is clear to stained on main lake and clear to stained in the rivers and creeks.
CLEMSON, S.C. - Injured Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson won't return this week.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's defense knows the way to the end zone.
Cornerback Desmond Trufant knows the Atlanta Falcons' secondary faces a major challenge as Josh Gordon returns this week for Cleveland.
A man suspected of child enticement surrendered to authorities following an hour-and-a-half standoff Thursday at Laurel Park.
While BabyLand General celebrates the birth of Cabbage Patch babies daily, the hospital plans to return to days of long ago.