ATHENS - Coach Mark Richt says the play that ended quarterback Aaron Murray's season wasn't the senior's final snap when he was flung to the ground by Kentucky defensive end Za'Darius Smith.
Area residents could get a taste of winter weather this holiday week. High temperatures are expected to linger in the mid-40s or below for most of the week, with a chance for rain Tuesday and Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service in Peachtree City. There's also a slight chance of snow from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday. The weather agency has issued a "hazardous weather outlook" that says some parts of Northeast Georgia could get overnight ...
ATHENS - When Georgia coach Andy Landers received a text from Khaalidah Miller at 6:30 on Sunday morning, he sensed the senior guard couldn't wait to play Georgia Tech.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Nebraska did more than work on help defense or foul shooting at its off-day practice. the Cornhuskers cleared the air and got back on track at the Charleston Classic.
ATLANTA - Trae Golden scored 12 of his game-high 20 points in the second half Sunday, when Georgia Tech rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to beat North Carolina A&T 78-71.
Bell, a girl, Nora Grace, Sept. 8, Megan Bell and Joe Bell, Cleveland. Martinez Villagomez, a boy, Angel Ryan, Nov. 14, Elvia Villagomez and Rigoberto Martinez, Cornelia.
WASHINGTON - Dan Snyder remains adamant that he will not change the nickname of his beloved football team.
When Wendy Dickey finally decided to pull her daughter Paisley out of pageants, both were devastated.
Allison Mae Rutherford and John Angus Ferguson III were united in marriage at 5 p.m. July 13, 2013, at Weddington United Methodist Church in Weddington, N.C. The bride is the daughter of Michael Allen and Danette Rutherford of Weddington, N.C. The groom is the son of John Angus Jr. and Lydia Ferguson of Gainesville.
Forest Hilyer of Dahlonega is the recipient of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Conservation Medal for his distinguished conservation efforts.
LOGAN, Utah - Members of the Oneida Indian Nation are demanding that the National Football League's Washington Redskins change the team's name to something less offensive to American Indians. Sportscaster Bob Costas calls the current nickname "an insult, a slur."
Tree company workers started work Saturday morning cutting down the old oak tree that has stood in front of Fair Street Elementary School for many years.
ATHENS- This was supposed to be the night Aaron Murray was celebrated for the toughness that helped him shine as one of the most prolific quarterbacks in SEC history.
ATLANTA- Brandon Bass was back in the starting lineup on Saturday night, leading the Celtics to a victory.
(Boston, Mass.) -- Two Gainesville residents have recently been named to the Dean's List at Boston University for the Spring semester.
WARNER ROBINS - Chris Griffin knew his defensive line would need to play its best to hold its own against an offensive line that averages 290 pounds.
White County's Bill Ballard earned his 100th win as a head coach with a 35-14 victory against Habersham Central on Friday in Cleveland.
East Hall evened its record at 1-1 with a 48-12 home win over Chattooga on Friday at Rabbittown.
Defending Class AA state champion Jefferson wasted no time starting its title defense, beating rival Commerce 40-0 on Friday in Jefferson.
Johnson scored its first victory of the season Friday, beating Oglethorpe County 34-8 in in Lexington.
White County's Bill Ballard earned his 100th win as a head coach on Friday in Cleveland as the Warriors beat Habersham Central 35-14 in the teams' season openers.
DAWSONVILLE - Dawson County racked up 501 yards of total offense in a 27-13 win over visiting Lumpkin County on Friday night.
Robert Prunier returned a kickoff for a touchdown to lead Union County in a 41-14 win over Towns County on Friday in Blairsville.
East Jackson defeated Banks County 14-10 in the team's season openers Friday in Commerce.
Fellowship Christian defeated Lakeview Academy 41-14 on Friday night in Roswell.
Jackson County's late comeback attempt fell short Friday night in a 26-21 loss to Winder-Barrow.
Chattooga at East Hall
Andrew Smith and Brannon Dyer were the catalysts for the North Hall offense in a 42-31 scrimmage win against Salem (Va.) on Friday in Virginia.
Dawson County at East Hall