The ice storm has led to the postponement of tonight's scheduled state basketball playoff game between the East Hall High School girls and Oconee County.
When Dawsonville's Charity Witt decided to try her hand at competitive powerlifting, it came at the urging of her boyfriend, powerlifter and Georgia's Strongest Man winner Landon Jameson, as well as a personal desire to get stronger.
An ice storm has knocked down trees in North Georgia, blocking roadways and knocking out power for tens of thousands while making travel conditions hazardous.
When I lost my wife due to illness, there were times I have said to myself, "Where do I go from here?" I have tried to build my life in the comparison of building a house by asking myself: It is not how your house looks like after it is built, but what is the house is build upon?
Pharmacy students from the Georgia campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine prepared diabetes care packages in January to benefit patients at the Good News Clinics in Gainesville.
Kyvon Davenport scored 37 points with 17 rebounds for East Hall's boys in an 83-62 victory against Banks County to claim the Region 7-AAA championship Saturday at Franklin County High in Carnesville. The Vikings (22-5) led 12-4 early in the game to claim its first region title since 2011.
For decades, conservative leaders in Washington and Atlanta have preached the goal of decentralizing government by returning power from federal to state and state to local, giving average citizens more direct control of their daily lives.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Matt Kenseth, coming off a winless 2014 season, has opened the new year with a victory.
Wallis joins Norton's Commercial Acreage Group in North Georgia
ATLANTA - Xavier Rathan-Mayes scored 22 points, Jarquez Smith added 15 points and Florida State rallied in the game's final minute to beat Georgia Tech 57-53 on Saturday.
ATHENS - K.T. Harrell scored 21 points to rally Auburn to a 69-68 victory at Georgia on Saturday.
A downed tree in the roadway is hampering traffic at Ga. Highway 283 and Old Dahlonega Highway in North Hall County.
Tom Sexton, Denny Momper, Roy Lyle and Dave Griffin won the Chattahoochee Men's Golf Association's Stableford points event last Wednesday at the Chattahoochee Golf Course.
Region 7 AAA Girls basketball
As chairman of Hall Progress 2015, I am writing to express my support for SPLOST VII. I want to encourage our community to make a strong showing at the polls. Early voting began on Feb. 23 and continues through March 13.
On Feb. 27, Gainesville lost one of its most outstanding citizens, Deke Richards.
Thank you, editors of The Times, for publishing The Associated Press article "Antarctica's retreating ice may transform Earth" in Saturday's edition, Page 3D. What an understatement!
The Good News Clinics in Gainesville was awarded a grant of $19,000 by It's The Journey Inc., which produces the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer.
Rajji Laresh tallied two goals for the Flowery Branch boys in a 4-1 win over Cedar Shoals on Thursday at home.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Tiaria Griffin scored 21 points, Krista Donald added 13 points and 15 rebounds, and the 10th-seeded Georgia women beat No. 7 Missouri 75-64 in the SEC tournament second round on Thursday.
ATLANTA - State lawmakers took a step forward Thursday on two major priorities for the legislative session.
Lake Lanier's water level remains at almost full pool at 1,070.36 feet or .64 feet below a full pool of 1,071.
LAKELAND Fla. (AP) - Julio Teheran allowed one run in a two-inning spring debut, leading the Atlanta Braves to a 6-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday.
ATLANTA - Dominique Wilkins says his statue unveiled by the Atlanta Hawks means "we have history here now."
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech star Marcus Georges-Hunt will miss the ACC tournament because of a broken foot.
North Georgians nearly made it through a week without the threat of winter precipitation, but could see it in some areas tonight.
Hall County voters will be asked on March 17 to approve SPLOST VII, a special purpose local option sales tax that includes funding for the purchase of books and renovation of the library's main branch in Gainesville.