KANSAS CITY, Kan. - So many drivers studied NASCAR's new championship Chase format and singled out the second round as the one they feared the most.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The Atlanta Falcons had everything in place to end their woes away from home.
Ranger First Class Chad Hulsey with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division, assigned to Turner County, Region V-Albany, is the recipient of the 2014 Torch Award.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Law Enforcement Division announced Ranger First Class David Webb has won the Officer of the Year Award from the North American Wildlife Enforcement Officers Association. Webb was presented the award recently at the Association's annual conference in Reno, Nevada.
Pinecrest Academy in Cumming has been selected as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, announced the U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.
Cornerstone Schools of Cumming has been named the statewide winner in the middle school category for the 2014 Georgia STEM Education Awards, according to the Technology Association of Georgia and the TAG Education Collaborative.
Juan and Beatrice Ramirez of Flowery Branch announce the engagement of their daughter Diana Gomez to Eduardo Rodriguez Jr., son of Javier and Yolanda Rodriguez of Balch Springs, Texas.
Alcaraz Navarrete, a girl, Ximena, Sept. 18, Berta Navarrete and Manuel Alcaraz, Baldwin.
Kennedy Kotula pitched a shutout for Buford, securing a series sweep of White County, 7-0 and 19-1, in the best-of-three series of the Region 8-AAAA softball tournament on Saturday in Buford. She allowed only two hits over seven shutout innings.
ATLANTA - It took six years, but Georgia Tech finally beat Miami.
ATHENS - Jeb Blazevich succinctly summarized Todd Gurley's latest entry in his Heisman Trophy campaign.
Gene Weschler, Juan Luna and Ken Chahoy took home the win for the Luna's Tuesday golf group in last week's match at
The South Hall Rotary Club had its first 5-kilometer race in Flowery Branch, with proceeds benefitting the Adoptive and Foster Parent Association of Hall County, Boys and Girls Clubs of Hall County and the University of North Georgia Scholarship Fund.
Todd Modderman of Dahlonega received the appreciation award for his dedication to driving a big-rig to trainings in the Southeast region for the Be Responsible And Keep Everyone Safe organization.
CUMMING - Parsons Gifts may be the perfect place to find holiday presents and collectibles, but many customers may not know just how far some of their money reaches.
Debating the role of government is common election year fodder, with each side weighing in on how much influence federal, state and local leaders should have over our lives and tax dollars.
Garcia, a boy, Angel Bartolo, Oct. 12, Veronica Rojas and Angel Garcia, Cornelia.
Jessica "Jessa" Lauren Hokayem and William "Will" Curtis Wright Jr. were united in marriage at 7 p.m. June 21, 2014, at Ashford Manor in Watkinsville. The bride is the daughter of George Anthony and Martha Benner Hokayem of Gainesville, and the granddaughter of Louise Dorn Benner of Raleigh, N.C., and the late Joseph Abner Benner Jr., and Beatrice Louis Hokayem of Gainesville and the late Joseph Milad Hokayem. The groom is the son of William Curtis and Beverley Baugh Wright of Evans, and the grandson of the late Frederick Henry Jr. and Margaret Smith Baugh, and the late ...
Gainesville Fire Department recently received a donation of much-needed equipment from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.
The North Georgia Community Foundation awarded $16,500 in Community Impact Grants to nine nonprofits in Northeast Georgia to help fund programs designed to improve the quality of life in the North Georgia region.
SAN FRANCISCO - Down three runs and in danger of getting pushed to the World Series brink, Pablo Sandoval and the San Francisco Giants raised up some Panda-monium.
The East Hall High volleyball program lost its state quarterfinals playoff matchup against Oconee County 25-22, 25-18, 25-13 on Saturday in Watkinsville. The Vikings' season is now complete.
With a first-round 69, Gainesville High's Spencer Ralston surged to the front of the 16-18 age division of the Gainesville City Junior Championship on Saturday at the Chattahoochee Golf Club.
Public Health director wins community service award
Matt Breida ran for 201 yards and four touchdowns, including a 75-yarder on the opening play of the second half, leading Georgia Southern to a 69-31 win over Georgia State on Saturday.