ATLANTA - The Chicago Bulls strengthened their hold on home-court advantage in the playoffs, and made it a little tougher for the Atlanta Hawks to extend their season.
Zack Collins hit two home runs and tallied six RBIs to lead West Hall in a 19-2 win against Fannin County on Wednesday in Blue Ridge.
MILWAUKEE - At least in his first start, Aaron Harang came through what the Atlanta Braves were hoping for when they signed him late in spring training.
ATHENS - University of Georgia men's basketball coach Mark Fox will receive a two-year extension to his existing contract, according to an announcement Wednesday by UGA J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics Greg McGarity. Fox has two years left on his current agreement, and the two-year extension will extend through the 2017-18 season.
Don't tell James Beard Award-winning food writer Michael Ruhlman that eggs are trending.
A Dawson County sheriff's employee is on unpaid administrative leave following his arrest over the weekend on suspicion of driving under the influence.
MILWAUKEE- Freddie Freeman finally solved Miller Park. The best way to hit there is to hit it out.
Evelin Aviata's hat trick fueled the Johnson girls to a 6-0 win against Rabun County on Tuesday in Oakwood.
ATLANTA - Kyle Korver checks out the NBA standings every morning.
Oven eggs with olive oil and dukkah
Brenau University will get new residence facilities, a laboratory and field house as the result of a $62.5 million spending plan approved by its Board of Trustees.
Editor's note: Savannah King and J.K. Devine trained and participated in the Greater Hall County Chamber of Commerce Chamber Chase. The following are their separate accounts.
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
The following is a list of support groups that regularly meet in the Hall County area. The meetings are free to the public, though some may require registration or membership. Listings are published in rotation on a biweekly basis.
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Antiques market, Cumming. Open third weekend of each month: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Lakewood 400 Antiques Market, 1321 Atlanta Highway, Cumming. $3 admission good all weekend. 770-889-3400.