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Northeast Georgia woman shaves head for fundraiser

Northeast Georgia woman shaves head for fundraiser

Ashlynn Geringer, a 4-year-old Lumpkin County girl who has leukemia, received an interesting birthday present Saturday: a family friend’s hair.

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Experimenting in the kitchen with an Easter ham

Experimenting in the kitchen with an Easter ham

I have never made a holiday meal.

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Bob Swoszowski makes his mark with McDonald's in Northeast Georgia

Bob Swoszowski makes his mark with McDonald's in Northeast Georgia

Employees ranging from teenagers to middle-aged adults hustled at their stations during the fast-food restaurant’s lunch rush Tuesday afternoon.

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Churches collaborate on worship services during Holy Week

Churches collaborate on worship services during Holy Week

A triumphant entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper with the 12 disciples, a trial and crucifixion followed by his death and burial and finally his resurrection all happened in a week’s time. Christians call it Holy Week.

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Variations of flower vase makes decorating easier

Variations of flower vase makes decorating easier

We’ve been picking flowers and sticking them in containers for thousands of years.

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Seder dinner filled with traditional foods

Seder dinner filled with traditional foods

Orly Padawer of Cleveland said she’s looking forward to the Passover feast known as the Seder.

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Mission unearths African-American cemetery

Mission unearths African-American cemetery

A temporary, handwritten sign marks the site of the small cemetery. It reads “New Bethel Church, Strickland Cemetery.”

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Sisters meet after 4 decades of separation

Sisters meet after 4 decades of separation

Carolyn Hogan said she didn’t expect much when she sat down in front of the computer and typed her long-lost sister’s name in the search bar.

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French bestow award on Barrow County vet

French bestow award on Barrow County vet

Marcie Dover was 19 years old when he left his home in Alabama for basic training, New Jersey and eventually a ship to Europe in 1944. He hadn’t even had a chance to finish high school before being drafted.

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Making your car smell brand new

Making your car smell brand new

If you’ve owned your vehicle for a while, you’ve likely spilled a few drinks, dropped a couple of french fries or worse — let the dog ride shotgun. And that new-car smell is nothing more than a fading memory even after a wash and vacuum.

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North Georgia musician kick off inaugural CD with concert

North Georgia musician kick off inaugural CD with concert

Last fall, musician Jason Kenney of Dahlonega didn’t know if he would even record his first solo album because of the financial involvement.

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