Georgia Republican Senate candidate David Perdue said Monday he's proud of his career, pushing back against critics who say the former CEO cared more about the bottom line than employees and arguing bad government policies - not outsourcing - are to blame for domestic job losses.
The campaign stops featured warm and fuzzy, feel-good settings, but the candidates for Georgia governor pounded each other rhetorically on Monday as voter registration closed and they prepared for their first head-to-head debate.
After securing their first-ever state tournament softball appearance last week by sweeping Heritage in a best-of-three series, the Flowery Branch Falcons made progress Monday night toward possibly hosting a round of the tournament and maybe even winning the Region 8-AAAAA softball tournament title.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Quarterback Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons have improved their red zone efficiency, statistically speaking, from last year.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Tara Trail area of East Hall County after a rabid dog came in contact with a rabid cat.
If you're not registered to vote, today is the last day to do so in order to vote in the November general election.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - So many drivers studied NASCAR's new championship Chase format and singled out the second round as the one they feared the most.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The Atlanta Falcons had everything in place to end their woes away from home.
Ranger First Class Chad Hulsey with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division, assigned to Turner County, Region V-Albany, is the recipient of the 2014 Torch Award.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Law Enforcement Division announced Ranger First Class David Webb has won the Officer of the Year Award from the North American Wildlife Enforcement Officers Association. Webb was presented the award recently at the Association's annual conference in Reno, Nevada.
Pinecrest Academy in Cumming has been selected as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, announced the U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.
Cornerstone Schools of Cumming has been named the statewide winner in the middle school category for the 2014 Georgia STEM Education Awards, according to the Technology Association of Georgia and the TAG Education Collaborative.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Brad Keselowski refused to be knocked down - not by Matt Kenseth, who jumped him from behind after a disastrous race at Charlotte, and not by garage-wide condemnation over his post-race meltdown.
No one was injured in house fire Sunday evening on Atlanta Highway in Gainesville, fire officials said.
BALTIMORE - With each passing week, the Atlanta Falcons - and their offense in particular - have become progressively worse.
Castro, a boy, Martin Christos, Oct. 8, Cristina Guerrero and Martin H. Castro, Cornelia.
Mr. and Mrs. Randall Norwood of The Woodlands, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Lindsay Renee Norwood to Mr. Patrick Gayle Stokey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Stokey of Gainesville.
Whitley Brianne Jones and Matthew Todd Miller were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20, 2014, at Gainesville First United Methodist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Edward and Joyce Jones of Gainesville, and the granddaughter of Earle W. Jr. and Lynn Darby of Gainesville, and Jackie Jones of Gainesville and the late Cecil E. Jones Jr. The groom is the son of Randall and Rita Rylee of Gainesville, and Todd and Dora Miller of Gainesville, and is the grandson of the late David and Hettie Souther, and the late Owida Beatty.
Nestled on the Southern-most shoreline of Lake Lanier on 1,500 acres, the Lake Lanier Islands Resort received the distinction of becoming a member of the Southern Living Hotel Collection.
Art ranging from photography to pottery to pen and ink and fine crafts were eyed carefully as part of the 2014 Judged Art Competition.
Paramedic and firefighter David Kinnunen recently retired from Hall County Fire Department and Emergency Services.
The Tanger Outlets in Commerce delivered supplies to area animal shelters including Gainesville's Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.
The Georgia Junior Chamber (Jaycees) hosted its first Hall of Fame induction ceremony Sept. 26, to honor seven prominent Georgia Jaycee Alumni. Gainesville resident Abit Massey was one of the seven honorees.
On Sept. 6, more than 140 members and friends of North Georgia United Methodist churches reached out to serve residents in Banks, Athens-Clark, Jackson and Habersham counties during the third annual "Great Day of Service."
Broken families. Neglectful parents racked by poverty, addiction or poor personal decisions. Abused children denied a normal upbringing. Government agencies short on resources and personnel scrambling desperately to keep a bad situation from getting worse.