LOS ANGELES - Dennis Schroder had 24 points and 10 assists, Al Horford scored 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 91-86 on Sunday night.
A person was killed and another injured in a boat wreck off Ga. 369 in the Chestatee Bay area of Lake Lanier, authorities said.
AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick is redefining dominance at NASCAR's highest level.
Michigan State, always dangerous when spring gets close, is headed for a warmer climate as the No. 7 seed in the East Regional of the NCAA Tournament.
Education is a lifelong endeavor.
The fourth annual North Georgia Classic All-Star basketball game is scheduled for Saturday March 28 at Gainesville High. The day begins with a 3-point contest at 1 p.m., slam dunk contest at 2 p.m., girls game at 3 p.m., followed by the boys' game.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer, Jose Reyes had a run-scoring triple and a double, and a Toronto Blue Jays split squad roughed up Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves for a 10-5 victory Sunday.
NEW ORLEANS - The basket had to be lowered so Georgia State coach Ron Hunter could cut the final pieces of the net following his team's 38-36 victory over Georgia Southern on Sunday to win the Sun Belt Conference Tournament championship game.
Dona Stromberg of Alto and Dan and Andrea Lee of Jacksonville, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter Danielle Dona Lee to Tony Frank Spinelli, son of Tony and Shelia Spinelli of Dahlonega.
Jennifer Brooke Robinson and James "Jay" Emile Bates III were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 13, 2014, at the Robson Event Center in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Chip and Debbie Robinson of Buford. The groom is the son of Jeb and Rosemary Bates of Gainesville.
Artwork by high school students from across Northeast Georgia was recently featured in a show at Piedmont College Smith-Williams Studios in Demorest.
The famed founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale, once said "Variety of form and brilliancy of color in the object presented to patients are an actual means of recovery."
Norton Agency names Rhodes, Marks as VPs for insurance division
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Andrelton Simmons homered among his three hits and drove in three runs as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Houston Astros 6-5 on Saturday night.
Spring brings its annual renewal of life and hope, symbolized by the warm sunshine, green sprouts on the trees and the miracle of Easter.
Though the weather was a bit cool even for late March, local residents found plenty of ways to enjoy a spring Saturday in the area.
The Jefferson High baseball team picked up a 14-1 and 10-0 doubleheader sweep of East Jackson on Saturday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Charlotte Hornets needed a little pick-me-up after a tough - and potential costly - double-overtime loss to the Washington Wizards on Friday night.
DUNEDIN, Fla. - Jose Bautista hit a two-run double for the split-squad Toronto Blue Jays in a 5-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.
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ATHENS - Freshman Jacob Park threw for 187 yards on only four completions in Georgia's first spring scrimmage on Saturday.
Martha Shell recorded her second hole-in-one in the past year on Tuesday at Chattahoochee Golf Club.
ATLANTA - The first spring day in full pads isn't much of a measuring stick for Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson.
Several weeks ago, we looked back at the historic march that began in Selma, Ala., in March 1965. This event was a painful time in our nation's history, but a time that we can all gather great strength from.
The inaugural Glow In The Dark Easter egg hunt took place Friday at Laurel Park.
If walls could talk, those of the University of North Georgia's dining hall banquet room would have had a lot to say Friday afternoon.
Theodore N. "Ted" Oglesby was honored with a resolution in the Georgia State Senate chamber on Friday.