Sydney Cleveland's 17 points and 11 rebounds led the North Hall girls to a 62-53 first-round win over Sonoraville in the Class AAA state tournament on Friday in Sonoraville.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Andre Drummond had 20 points and 11 rebounds and Kyle Singler made a pair of big 3-pointers late in the fourth quarter to lead the Detroit Pistons over the Atlanta Hawks 115-107 on Friday night.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Bill Elliott and Terry Labonte are among the first-year eligible nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
The Lakeview Academy and Towns County girls basketball teams have both been selected to play in the Class A state tournaments, according to an announcement made Friday by the GHSA.
Three elementary school students suffered minor injuries this afternoon after the school bus they were in entered an intersection in East Hall County and was hit by a car. The driver of the car also was injured.
Paul Hansen, curator of the Hamilton Gardens in Hiawassee, was honored for his community involvement and work of bringing science to the garden for Towns County Schools.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Here are some things every Atlanta Braves fans knows about second baseman Dan Uggla: Last season he batted .179, had his lowest on-base and slugging percentages of his career, and he struck out a team-high 171 times.
The annual Arbor Day Celebration is scheduled for 10 a.m. today at Don Carter State Park in Gainesville.
A new traffic signal has started operating at Ga. 11/Limestone Parkway and the entrance to the New Holland Marketplace.
Those looking for work are invited to take part in a regional job fair next week in Cumming.
The North Hall boys scored two first-half goals to defeat Chestatee in the semifinals of the Northeast Georgia Mountains Cup on Thursday in Gainesville.
ATHENS - Erika Ford had 20 points on Thursday night as Georgia jumped to a big lead early and repelled a late challenge to defeat the No. 19 LSU women 71-67.
The Johnson girls basketball team will be under new guidance next season.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks, looking for more front-line help as they attempt to remain in the Eastern Conference playoff race, acquired 37-year-old forward Antawn Jamison from the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday.
Severe thunderstorms are forecasted to hit overnight throughout North Georgia and could bring isolated tornadoes.
An open letter to Rep. Doug Collins and Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson:
Hanna Grogan scored a game-high 24 points but it wasn't enough as the Lakeview Academy Lady Lions fell to Mount Paran 52-49 in the first round of the Class A state basketball playoffs on Monday night in Kennesaw.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - When Evan Gattis made Atlanta's opening-day roster last season, the rookie slugger became one of the biggest stories for the Braves.
ATLANTA - The SEC standings make Georgia look like a team worthy of NCAA tournament consideration.
A Forsyth County Sheriff's Office investigation into the burglary of three storage units last month has resulted in six arrests on drug and other charges.
A body found last week at an abandoned home in Oconee County, southeast of Athens, has been identified as that of a 41-year-old man from northeastern Forsyth County.
ATLANTA - Alyssa Thomas had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Katie Rutan and Brionna Jones each added 15 points and No. 8 Maryland beat Georgia Tech 79-62 on Sunday.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - Chris Johnson remembers donning his Chipper Jones T-shirt and parking himself in front of the television to watch Atlanta's star third baseman play when he was growing up.
OAKLAND, Calif. - A portrait of stagnation! That's how U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan summarized the performance of American 15-year-old students, who slipped in the latest international rankings in reading, math and science.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Yes, we have failing schools in the United States. And yes, there are schools that any American with an ounce of patriotic blood should be ashamed of sending a fellow citizen to.
Bobby and Nancy Gravitt of Braselton celebrated their 50th anniversary Oct. 30, 2013. A vow renewal ceremony and reception held in their honor were given by Rusty and Crystal Gravitt at their residence, and Richalle and Brent Ward. The couple have four children, Robie Gravitt Collins, Rusty B. Gravitt, Rynna Gravitt Kidd and Richalle Gravitt, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Frank and Virginia Kasper of Gainesville celebrated their 60th anniversary Feb. 13, 2014.
Mr. and Mrs. William Cauthen of Leesburg, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Mandy Sara Cauthen to Mr. John Knox Burns IV, son of Dr. and Mrs. John Asbury Burns of Gainesville.
Chastain, a girl, Mallory Danielle, Feb. 12, Miranda Chastain and Dustin Chastain, Gainesville.