MINNEAPOLIS - Adreian Payne came to Minnesota on Monday as a seldom-used member of the powerful Atlanta Hawks, languishing on the bench for one of the league's best teams.
Students and staff at North Hall High School were evacuated to the school's stadium Tuesday after a bomb threat was found on a bathroom wall at the school in Gainesville.
BLACKSBURG, Va. - Virginia Tech head coach Buzz Williams has been known to change dress shirts during halftime of games because of his propensity to sweat during a game, but for the first time this season he switched into a sweater.
MINNEAPOLIS - Al Horford scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds, and DeMarre Carroll added a career-best 26 points to lift the Atlanta Hawks to a 117-105 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
The Rotary Club of South Hall recently donated $1,000 to benefit ShelterBox, a charity that assists survivors of disasters and humanitarian crises around the globe.
Members of the University of Georgia Red Cross Club teamed with the local chapter to give a presentation to students about proper hygiene and handwashing. Katerina Saker, Lainie Hyman, Steven Bowman and Nikhil Gangasani reminded students about thorough handwashing to prevent the spread of germs during the flu and strep throat season.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Jessica Jackson scored five of her 15 points in the final 26 seconds to help the Arkansas women hold off No. 24 Georgia for a 54-48 win on Monday night.
The water wars that have been fought between three Southern states for more than two decades have made their way to the big screen.
ATLANTA - Republican leaders on Monday previewed changes to a bill aiming to raise $1 billion to maintain Georgia's roads and bridges.
The Lanier Technical Foundation 5K race is 10 a.m. February 28 at its Oakwood Campus. The day begins with a one-mile fun run at 9:30 a.m.
ATLANTA - The Braves are bringing back former first baseman Fred McGriff and ex-hitting coach Greg Walker.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Grizzlies wouldn't let Atlanta make it two in a row against the best from the West.
A Gainesville man is accused of trying to buy a date rape drug through Craigslist as part of a sexual assault scheme targeting his wife.
Jerry and Linda Sexton of Oakwood celebrated their 50th anniversary on Jan. 2, 2015. A reception held in their honor at Chestnut Mountain Church was given by Kenny and Gina Sexton, Tony and Janet Thompson, Heidi Sexton and Kristi Watkins.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Tiaria Griffin scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Georgia Lady Bulldogs to a 52-45 win over Florida on Sunday, snapping an eight-game losing streak in the process.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - A.J. Pierzynski has been called a lot of things during his lengthy major league career, and not many of them are very nice.
HAMPTON - The season just started. The calendar hasn't even turned to spring. Yet Jimmie Johnson has all but wrapped up a shot at his record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup title.
For a state that has gone through quite the dry spell in men's hoops, this is shaping up to be an important week.
Miss Heather Michelle Dixon and Mr. Tipton Dovey Sholes were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 22, 2014, at Historic Honey Horn in Hilton Head Island, S.C. The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Pierce Kendal Dixon III of Gainesville. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Earle Sholes of Gainesville.
Lynn LeNora Hulsey and Jay Phillips were united in marriage at 2:30 p.m. May 24, 2014, at Hopewell Baptist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Reggie and Sandra Hulsey of Gainesville. The groom is the son of Bonnie and Bill Graham of Pendergrass, and Jeff and Paula Phillips of Philippi, W.Va.
Banford, a girl, Ariana Skylar, Feb. 13, Sharon Banford and Johnathon Banford, Clarkesville.
May way, ye scurvy dogs!
There is an old adage warning those who seek civil discourse to avoid the discussion of politics or religion in social situations.
Changes could be coming to a couple of parks along Lake Lanier if Forsyth County is able secure federal grant funding.
The East Hall High baseball team opened its season with an 8-2 victory against county rival Johnson on Saturday.
MIAMI - Even without four players, the Atlanta Hawks had more than enough.
Saturday's welcome day of sunshine and milder temperatures will give way to a chance of freezing rain overnight as March comes in more like a lion than a lamb.
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