Kirk Schneider tallied 17 points, including five 3-pointers, and five rebounds for Lakeview Academy as they defeated Hebron Christian 68-56 in the Region 8-A third-place game on Tuesday in Commerce.
INDIANAPOLIS - Paul George scored 26 points, including four 3-pointers, to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 108-98 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night.
ATLANTA - Garrett Reynolds, who lost his starting job at right guard in 2013, has been released by the Atlanta Falcons.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons have signed former offensive lineman Gabe Carimi.
ATHENS – Georgia strong safety Josh Harvey-Clemons, who missed the Bulldogs' Gator Bowl loss to Nebraska following his second suspension of the season, has been dismissed from the team.
NEW YORK - Longtime analysts Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe will not return to CBS' "The NFL Today" pregame show.
ATLANTA - Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White has been arrested on a warrant charging him with failing to appear in court.
The Gainesville boys weathered a tough second half against Cedar Shoals but were able to come out on top 53-51 in the Region 8-AAAAA tournament on Monday in Loganville.
The members of the Gainesville Police Department and I would like to sincerely thank everyone for their patience, preparations and understanding during the inclement winter weather. Things could have truly been crippling had it not been for the communities support and preparedness. You, the community, took the warnings to heart, prepared and allowed us in public safety and service to conduct our jobs. You heeded the warnings to keep the roadways clear to help us ensure the safest possible outcome during this weather. At no time during this challenging weather did we ever sacrifice, suspend or alter our service to ...
Other voices speak to raise the level of concern of growing gap between rich and poor. Times headlines (Feb. 9) report that "Pay gap not a hot topic in Hall area." Local leaders polled that income inequality is not in the conversation, while some see a solution to the problem.
Charla Brown of Clayton, a pharmacy technology student at North Georgia Technical College, has been named as the 2014 winner of the NGTC Foundation's Marlowe-Evans GOAL Scholarship.
Anna Bower, a 2009 North Hall High School graduate and 2013 graduate of Furman University, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Scholarship to Turkey for an English teaching assistantship, the U.S. Department of State and the William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.
Some 70 area companies are preparing to showcase their products and services Thursday at the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's Buy Local/Safe & Green Expo, after the event was postponed Tuesday due to snow.
KISSIMMEE, Fla.- Craig Kimbrel saw the growing list of young Braves players committing to long-term deals and decided he wanted to jump on board.
I have a question. One day between 8:30 and 9, with a normal rush morning for people to get to work, Longstreet Bridge on Cleveland Highway was blocked both ways, north and south, by a stalled car in the south lane. Not a wreck, a stalled car. Sitting behind it was a state patrol car equipped with a large bumper that I assume could be used for pushing other cars.
OAKLAND, Calif. - David Lee had 18 points and six rebounds, reserve Jermaine O'Neal added 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors returned home to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-97 Friday night for their third straight win.
What is the cause for the flooding of the front parking lot of the post office on Green Street and has it been corrected?
A Braselton man is accused of embezzling more than $75,000 from Road Atlanta over the course of a year.
Qualifying ended today with one more candidate filing locally. Steven Ellis, an independent from Gainesville, will be challenging incumbent Scott Gibbs for Hall County Board of Commissioners District 3. Ellis must obtain 935 signatures by July 8 to officialy be in the race.
Lauren Kirk and Corrie Thomas each scored a goal in the second half to lead the No. 7 Flowery Branch girls to a 2-1 victory over Winder Barrow in the Region 8-AAAAA opener on Friday at Falcon Field. Winder-Barrow scored off a corner kick about 15 minutes in and remained ahead 1-0 until the 20-minute mark of the second half, when Kirk scored off a deflected shot by Thomas.
FORT MYERS, Fla. - David Ortiz ended an 0-for-8 spring training start with a double in the fourth inning as the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 Friday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Georgia Tech can't shoot against Duke. No wonder the Yellow Jackets can't beat their conference rivals.
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DULUTH - It's been 20 years since Georgia last missed the NCAA tournament.
CLARKESVILLE - Local residents were heartbroken Thursday after a large fire did heavy damage to historic buildings in the downtown area of this Habersham County town.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Julio Teheran worked around six base runners to match Jordan Zimmermann with three scoreless innings and lead the Atlanta Braves to a 3-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Winter is hanging on with an icy grip as residents of the Northeast Georgia mountains could see some frozen precipitation tonight into Friday.