Without fail, Thanksgiving rolls around every year at the same time.
In 2001, Jessie Massey and her son, Jerry Massey, vowed to help others through the Spirit of Joy Church food bank for 10 years.
Growing older is often met with dread and trepidation, but five women in the Village at Deaton Creek are proving that age is just a number, after all.
Ordinarily shoe boxes are disregarded as a byproduct of a purchase, but for thousands of needy children, they're the main attraction.
Ordinarily, when donors make a contribution to Northeast Georgia Medical Center Auxiliary's Love Light Tree campaign, they're purchasing a light, star or angel decoration in memory of a loved one.
Like the once lowly lobster, cupcakes have risen up the food ranks.
Santa's elves may get to work at the end of the year, but the busy bees in The Guest House Woodshop are busy all year long.
Music may be the universal language, but the moves that are put to those sounds can unite generations.
Before Renata di Pietro heads out, she makes sure that her little one's hair is combed and that she visits the potty before they leave the house.
North Georgia offers some of the region's best hiking destinations. As the temperatures and humidity drop with the fall weather, getting out and enjoying the geography is a must.
Instead of being the tie that binds humanity together, Steve McSwain says religion sometimes becomes a wedge that drives people further apart.
With Thanksgiving just weeks away, kitchens and cooking are dominating the thoughts of many home chefs.
The sweet, woodsy aroma of fire drifted across the historic Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm on Saturday, its flames helping cook an assortment of mouth-watering Southern fare.
Although Dr. Crawford W. Long made history more than 150 years ago by performing the first surgical procedure using ether as anesthesia, some folks still don't know a lot about the late Jefferson physician.
Every year, thousands of participants converge on Atlanta for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure.
As Thanksgiving approaches, many consumers are awaiting the Black Friday deals. But for those living on a tight budget, finding bargains on food for the feast is more important. Therefore, The Times asked a couple of North Georgia experts, consulted online websites and went shopping to compile a Thanksgiving meal for four people for $60 or less.
If you are spending Thanksgiving at a friend or family member's home this year or have a little extra time and money, then a couple of North Georgia charities have an idea for you.