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The Flowery Branch softball team defeated Heritage 5-3, 5-4 in a best-of-three Region 8-AAAAA tournament series to earn its first state tournament berth in school history on Wednesday in Conyers.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Marsh Creek Court area of South Hall County after a rabid skunk came in contact with a dog.
Michael Callahan and Jody Cooley, co-chairmen of the 23rd annual Medical Center Open Golf Tournament, announced Thursday at the 19th Hole Reception at Chicopee Woods Golf Course in Gainesville that the tournament raised $250,008, a new record for the Open. The Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees selected Center Point as the beneficiary of this yera's Open with tournament proceeds going to support Center Point's expansion into South Hall County. The Medical Center Open's top prize, the Woody Stewart Trophy, was awarded to Kevin Smith, Michael Reynolds, Justin Smith and Timothy Ledford with the low gross ...
Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level has dropped slightly for normal drawdown and is at 1,067.91 feet, or 3.09 feet below full pool of 1,071. Water temperatures are in the mid 70s. Lake Lanier is clear on main lake and stained in the rivers and creeks.
Osi Umenyiora still goes online to play video games against his buddy Victor Cruz.
The Special Olympics will be held Oct. 10-12 in Hall County, and volunteers are needed to assist with the events.
Motorists in downtown Gainesville around suppertime today can expect delays because of street closings for the Gainesville High School homecoming parade.
The movie poster for "The Good Lie" features a smiling Reese Witherspoon, front and center. But, truth be told, neither Witherspoon nor her character is the film's star - not in the essential sense. The real stars are the Sudanese children at the bottom of the poster, their backs to us, trudging across an empty, sun-scorched expanse.
Sautee Nacoochee Center's will erupt in musical accord this weekend with its annual Sautee Jamboree.
Denise Weimer, author of the popular Georgia Gold Series linking the state's coast and mountains in the mid-1800s, will sign copies of all four historical fiction novels from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 11 during the Mule Camp Market Festival.
Aspiring artists may throw clay or design their personal journals through two classes with the Helen Arts & Heritage Council.
Pieces of fabric carefully intertwined create a colorful quilt full of expression while the inspiration springing from children's minds covers paper and canvas.
Quilting takes time, practice and a trained eye, and more than 75 pieces will show off the handcrafted works in Dawson County this month.
Rain or shine, runners and walkers alike can hit the pavement in Choices Pregnancy Care Center's inaugural 5K Run/Walk next weekend.
PRETORIA, South Africa - Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
As a father and a school superintendent, I have an extremely personal interest in the state of our schools. I also have a great respect for the democratic process: the opportunity for vigorous debate and the potential created by new and innovative ideas.
The Lake Lanier Junior Crew's rowing team earned multiple medals at Clemson University's Tail of the Tiger Regatta.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons have placed center Peter Konz on injured reserve with a left knee injury, dealing their battered offensive line another devastating blow.
Tens of thousands of Georgians live with life-long disabilities due to brain and spinal cord injury. As medical technology, safety and trauma care have improved, more people survive traumatic injury, but many then face a lifetime of physical, behavioral and cognitive impairments requiring ongoing support services.
When you add it all up, the steady stream of lies from the White House, the Democratic party and its supporters, the liberal left media, there is only one answer: There is NO Democratic candidate worthy of even a single vote. In fact, I don't see how a Democrat could vote for himself or herself.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Brad Keselowski refused to be knocked down - not by Matt Kenseth, who jumped him from behind after a disastrous race at Charlotte, and not by garage-wide condemnation over his post-race meltdown.
No one was injured in house fire Sunday evening on Atlanta Highway in Gainesville, fire officials said.
BALTIMORE - With each passing week, the Atlanta Falcons - and their offense in particular - have become progressively worse.
Castro, a boy, Martin Christos, Oct. 8, Cristina Guerrero and Martin H. Castro, Cornelia.
Mr. and Mrs. Randall Norwood of The Woodlands, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Lindsay Renee Norwood to Mr. Patrick Gayle Stokey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Stokey of Gainesville.
Whitley Brianne Jones and Matthew Todd Miller were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20, 2014, at Gainesville First United Methodist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Edward and Joyce Jones of Gainesville, and the granddaughter of Earle W. Jr. and Lynn Darby of Gainesville, and Jackie Jones of Gainesville and the late Cecil E. Jones Jr. The groom is the son of Randall and Rita Rylee of Gainesville, and Todd and Dora Miller of Gainesville, and is the grandson of the late David and Hettie Souther, and the late Owida Beatty.
Nestled on the Southern-most shoreline of Lake Lanier on 1,500 acres, the Lake Lanier Islands Resort received the distinction of becoming a member of the Southern Living Hotel Collection.