With the holiday shopping season upon us, it's a good time to be reminded that the season of conspicuous consumption should mean a little bit more.
South Paulding Spartans at Gainesville Red Elephants Where: City Park Stadium, Gainesville Coaches: South Paulding, Ed Koester; Gainesville, Bruce Miller Records: South Paulding (10-1, No. 2 Region 5-AAAAA); Gainesville (10-1, No. 1 Region 8-AAAAA) Records vs. 2013 playoff teams: South Paulding (3-1); Gainesville (5-1) Last week: South Paulding beat Sequoyah 48-21; Gainesville beat M.L. King 28-14. Outlook: Gainesville's second-round game has the potential to turn into a high-scoring shootout with two of the state's top ...
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Davidson coach Bob McKillop hadn't felt his back against the wall very often in his quarter-century with the Wildcats.
Lake Lanier temperatures range from high 50's into the low 60s. Lake Lanier's water level is still about six inches below full pool at 1,070.59 (full pool is 1071). The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech freshman guard Travis Jorgenson tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and will miss the remainder of the season.
The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will host its fourth annual Sustainable Gingerbread House Competition and Exhibit the week of Thanksgiving.
Yoga, long acknowledged as a valuable tool for achieving optimal health and well-being, will bring its breathing and meditation exercises to the Helen Arts & Heritage facility this month.
The classic musical "Guys and Dolls," winner of a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize for Drama, will end its run this week on a Gainesville stage.
Back for its 15th anniversary production, Horizon Theatre Company turns "ho ho ho" into "ha ha ha" as it reprises its popular production of "The Santaland Diaries" by award-winning satirist David Sedaris.
Often regarded as William Shakespeare's crowning achievement, "King Lear" is a tragedy about the relationship between parents and their offspring and shows how quickly relatives can become blinded by fear and killed with love.
North Georgians dreaming of becoming artists or beginners wanting to create a one-of-a-kind gift for a loved one for Christmas have the chance to learn from the best.
White County High School students are showing off their artistic talents by displaying a collection of pieces at the Sautee Nacoochee Center.
The "America's Music" film series exploring a different musical genre's influence on American life will finish Saturday night at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.
International award-winning singer-songwriter Jesse Terry will bring his indie sound to The Crimson Moon Cafe in Dahlonega this weekend.
Atlanta is long known for favoring the new to the old, a fast-moving, profit-focused city that has traditionally bulldozed historic buildings for those more shiny and modern.
A nice tradition has emerged in recent years for Veterans Day. Monday, U.S. service members will be treated to free meals from restaurants, shopping discounts at retailers and similar perks from other businesses aimed to show them the appreciation they have earned so well.
A year ago, the nation was focused on a bitterly contested presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. Closer to home, voters in Northeast Georgia filled a new U.S. House seat while voting for state legislators, county commissioners and various other offices. With interest high, 70 percent of registered voters turned out in Hall County to cast ballots.
CONYERS - Flowery Branch shutout Heritage 33-0 on Friday night.
Josh Thomas scored three times and tallied 119 yards on the ground to lead Buford to a 42-10 win over Dawson County on Friday in Dawsonville.
Riverside Military Academy's Collin Pettell finished 10 for 10 passing for 338 yards and five touchdowns in a 56-14 win over Social Circle on Friday in Gainesville.
Less than two years into the Tony Lotti era at West Hall, it's safe to say the Spartans are running ahead of schedule.
Union County blanked Greene Coutny 42-0 on Friday in Blairsville.
Commerce defeated Athens Academy 28-7 on Friday in Athens.
Habersham Central fell to 0-8 with a 41-0 loss to undefeated North Gwinnett on Friday in Mount Airy.
The Eastside Eagles won their annual homecoming contest Friday night at Sharp Stadium defeating Lumpkin County 28-12.
Fannin County squeaked past Banks County 6-0 on Friday in Homer.
Jackson County fell 54-14 to undefeated Hart County on Friday in Jefferson.
Jefferson blanked Oglethorpe County 41-0 on Friday in Lexington.