Eleven-year-old Mackenzie McCarty of Warminster, Pa., returns to BabyLand General Hospital in the North Georgia Mountains to compete in the Kids Q at the Hillbilly Hog BBQ Throwdown and Fall Leaf Festival, a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned event.
The North Hall High volleyball team opened the Class AAAA playoffs with a 3-0 home victory against Mary Persons on Wednesday.
BATON ROUGE, La. - The latest performances of Georgia's Nick Chubb and LSU's Leonard Fournette have firmly established them as players to watch in the Southeastern Conference - for the rest of this season and perhaps the next two.
Finishing strong is the ultimate goal for any football player.
Unless you hail from the Magnolia State, where life is simply grand at the moment, your SEC team has lost at least one contest during the 2014 college football campaign.
Gainesville Exploration Academy was evacuated Wednesday when some boiler equipment in the kitchen set off the fire alarm, Superintendent Wanda Creel said.
Saturday should prove quite the learning experience for Georgia Tech. At least coach Paul Johnson hopes so.
A school bus was involved in a wreck Wednesday morning with an SUV, according to Hall County school officials.
It is absolutely unbelievable that Todd Gurley would be suspended indefinitely for playing football for Georgia for supposedly autographing some sports articles and being paid for it, while last year, Jameis Winston continued to play and won the Heisman Trophy and the national championship though he was investigated for rape at Florida State.
Regarding W.T. Hinds' recent letter, I noticed the online version contained citation links. After checking some, I thought it important to offer background on sources for his comment "Earth has not warmed at all since about 1999."
Public hearings on the proposed abandoning of a portion of right of way on Tumbling Circle have been set for Oct. 23 and Nov. 13.
Todd Gurley darted around the orange cones, cutting from side to side while an assistant coach barked instructions, taking on the agility drill like it was just another day at practice.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's first loss of the season still stings.
For half a century, very little of note occurred on the Gainesville sports scene that wasn't described in detail by Phil Jackson.
LONDON - Matthew Stafford engineered the drive and Matt Prater finished it off.
The South Hall Rotary Club had its first 5-kilometer race in Flowery Branch, with proceeds benefitting the Adoptive and Foster Parent Association of Hall County, Boys and Girls Clubs of Hall County and the University of North Georgia Scholarship Fund.
Todd Modderman of Dahlonega received the appreciation award for his dedication to driving a big-rig to trainings in the Southeast region for the Be Responsible And Keep Everyone Safe organization.
CUMMING - Parsons Gifts may be the perfect place to find holiday presents and collectibles, but many customers may not know just how far some of their money reaches.
Debating the role of government is common election year fodder, with each side weighing in on how much influence federal, state and local leaders should have over our lives and tax dollars.
Garcia, a boy, Angel Bartolo, Oct. 12, Veronica Rojas and Angel Garcia, Cornelia.
Jessica "Jessa" Lauren Hokayem and William "Will" Curtis Wright Jr. were united in marriage at 7 p.m. June 21, 2014, at Ashford Manor in Watkinsville. The bride is the daughter of George Anthony and Martha Benner Hokayem of Gainesville, and the granddaughter of Louise Dorn Benner of Raleigh, N.C., and the late Joseph Abner Benner Jr., and Beatrice Louis Hokayem of Gainesville and the late Joseph Milad Hokayem. The groom is the son of William Curtis and Beverley Baugh Wright of Evans, and the grandson of the late Frederick Henry Jr. and Margaret Smith Baugh, and the late ...
Gainesville Fire Department recently received a donation of much-needed equipment from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.
The North Georgia Community Foundation awarded $16,500 in Community Impact Grants to nine nonprofits in Northeast Georgia to help fund programs designed to improve the quality of life in the North Georgia region.
SAN FRANCISCO - Down three runs and in danger of getting pushed to the World Series brink, Pablo Sandoval and the San Francisco Giants raised up some Panda-monium.
The East Hall High volleyball program lost its state quarterfinals playoff matchup against Oconee County 25-22, 25-18, 25-13 on Saturday in Watkinsville. The Vikings' season is now complete.
With a first-round 69, Gainesville High's Spencer Ralston surged to the front of the 16-18 age division of the Gainesville City Junior Championship on Saturday at the Chattahoochee Golf Club.
Public Health director wins community service award