Sometimes things just fall right into place. And no one knows that statement rings more true than Lauren Youngblood.
Gainesville junior D'Marcus Simonds scored 33 points and knocked down a game-winning shot at the buzzer in overtime for a 56-54 win against North Atlanta in the opening round of the Class AAAAA state tournament on Thursday.
ATLANTA - A bill to raise the age children must reach before entering kindergarten in Georgia passed the state House on Thursday but appears to face an uncertain future in the Senate.
Lake Lanier's water level is 1,070.43 feet or .57 below full pool feet of 1,071 feet above sea level.
ATLANTA - Look for plenty of introductions when the Atlanta Braves report for spring training Friday.
Choirs from across Northeast Georgia will combine their voices for a heavenly festival Feb. 22.
Ben Franklin once said, "Guests, like fish, begin to smell after 3 days."
Cool cabaret songs will punctuate the air as the Voices of North Georgia presents its midwinter gala.
Chefs with a taste for meat, beans and spices can fire up their grills for a Chili Cook-off and Cake Auction in Gainesville.
Ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, contemporary and musical theater will move into the spotlight for the Heather Wayne Dance Company Concert.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning play covering the 25-year relationship between a wealthy white Jewish widow and her African-American driver will take to the stage in Clarkesville for two weekends.
Daddies and daughters have a different bond than fathers and sons. And the men of Hall County have the opportunity to show their daughters how special they are at the 15th annual Daddy Daughter dance.
Though it has been nearly 45 years since Jimi Hendrix's death, the Jimi Hendrix experience lives on with the help of one area band.
His name is Jim White. He's a coach. But that last name is all the students - his prospective athletes - need to know at McFarland High School.
Cole Chancey's 130 yards on just three carries propelled Commerce to a 49-10 victory over Providence Christian Academy on Friday in Lilburn.
North Oconee defeated White County 31-6 on Friday in Cleveland.
Five different players scored for Banks County in a wild 49-46 win over Lumpkin County on Friday night in Dahlonega.
West Hall stayed unbeaten in Region 7-AAA play with a 27-12 victory over Franklin County on Friday in Carnesville.
When Wendy Boswell said goodbye to her foster daughter last month, she literally ached with grief.
As she talks about the joys of working with foster children, Tyne Jackson can't help crying a little.
A weather delay and various injury stoppages couldn't stop the Indians as they earned their third straight win on Friday in Blue Ridge, beating Fannin County 34-20.
Union County stayed undefeated, moving to 7-0 overall and 3-0 in Region 8-AA with Friday night's 42-27 win over Greene County in Greensboro.
Johnson shutout Osborne 13-0 Friday night in Oakwood, the Knights' second win in a row.
Dawson County picked up its first win of 2014, knocking off Franklin County 25-7 on Friday night in Carnesville.
Jefferson's Colby Wood tallied 115 yards rushing and scored three touchdowns as the fourth-ranked Dragons rolled to a 51-16 victory against Morgan County on Friday in Madison.
Buford topped the 50-point mark for the fourth time this season Friday night in a 56-0 win over North Hall.
Lakeview saw its two-game win streak ended Friday in a 34-14 loss to George Walton Academy in Monroe.
Riverside Military Academy fell to Washington-Wilkes 13-10 on Friday at Maginnis Field in Gainesville.