Kevin Reach swears he saw this coming. The Collins Hill head coach points to his starting quarterback numbers from a season ago. Taylor Heinicke played 11 games and was third in the county with 1,778 passing yards. He threw 14 touchdowns and just four interceptions. He completed nearly 70 percent of his passes.
Two outs were just enough for Breanna Etheridge. Grayson's freshmen designated hitter showed how she earned the spot with two two-out, two-RBI singles in the Rams' 8-1 win over Archer.
Though still not "playing up to our potential," Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson said the Yellow Jackets have reason to feel better about the team's direction heading into Saturday's game with Virginia at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Like any football coach, Al Groh wasn't thrilled about being fired after nine years as head coach at Virginia following last season. That doesn't mean Georgia Tech's first-year defensive coordinator will view Saturday's visit from the Cavaliers to Bobby Dodd Stadium as a grudge match.
After blanking Mountain View 4-0 in its first game of the Region 7-AAAAA tournament on Tuesday at Mill Creek, Duluth knocked off Peachtree Ridge 9-1 to secure a spot in the Class AAAAA state playoffs. The Wildcats will play Mill Creek at 4 p.m. today for third place.
Dustin Byfuglien wreaked havoc around the net in the Stanley Cup playoffs last season, tying for the team lead with 11 goals as the Chicago Blackhawks won the championship. Now he is with a new team -- playing a new position. Well, it's not that new.
Georgia's longest losing streak in 20 years has coach Mark Richt searching for answers. The Bulldogs are scuffling to get their first Southeastern Conference victory -- and so is Tennessee.
LILBURN -- Lilburn police made quick work of two alleged painkiller-seeking bandits last week, heading a multi-department investigation that resulted in two men being busted with more than 1,000 pills stolen from pharmacies across the area.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Stimulus funds have freed up enough money to turn the lights back on along Interstate 85.
ATLANTA -- FBI officials hope three arrests in DeKalb this week will signal the end of a hairy string of armed bank robberies in Gwinnett and metro Atlanta.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- County officials have agreed to settle a two-year-old dispute over 6.357 acres in the Sugarloaf pathway by buying more than 150 acres.
WINDER -- Police Chief Stanley Rodgers proudly presented Mayor Chip Thompson with a plaque Tuesday commemorating the department's state certification renewal, which will remain valid for another 3 years.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Two Gwinnett residents have recently won $100,000 or more in prize money from the Georgia Lottery.
Many years ago I wrote a letter to the Daily Post regarding Gwinnett County purchasing at that time Springbrook Golf Course. I warned that the county was making a big mistake, which has only seemed to get bigger as the years go by.
ATLANTA — Dave Brundage peered over the dugout railing at Turner Field like a proud father and watched the Atlanta Braves work out Tuesday for their National League Division Series against San Francisco.
To those who know her best, Linda Halbman is a lot of things. Wallflower is not one of them.
SOUTH FULTON, Tenn. — Firefighters in a far western Tennessee city let a mobile home burn to the ground because the owner didn’t pay an annual $75 fire protection fee, authorities say.
I loved the pink paper! What a novel way to draw attention to such a worthy cause. Thank you.
As the regional planning agency for metro Atlanta, the Atlanta Regional Commission commends you on your Oct. 3 piece, “Some issues in need of a regional fix.” ARC is tasked to examine the big picture issues that affect us all, from water to transportation to work force development, and then develop plans to ensure our future success on many levels.
DULUTH — The Gwinnett Gladiators got an infusion of more talent on Tuesday.
DULUTH — A local woman has become Kroger’s face of breast cancer awareness for the Atlanta area.
The Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments are now offering annual flu shots at their health centers to everyone six months and older.
Mr. Roy Norton Foster, age 87, of Buford, GA and formerly of DeKalb County, GA passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2010. He was preceded in death by his wife ...
Mrs. Mae Clack Terry age 80 of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...
Jewell Otis Roberts, Jr., age 55, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away October 2, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Mr. Michael Robert Wells age 37 of Buford, GA and the Rest Haven Community passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior ...
Mrs. Alma H. Geiger of Winder, GA passed away October 2, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Mrs. Maggie Carlisle, age 73, of Bethlehem, GA passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2010. She is survived by her husband, Howard Carlisle, Bethlehem, GA; daughter and son-in-law ...
Laurie Theresa Parks, age 52 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away October 3, 2010. She was preceded in death by her father, Eual Landry, Jr. and is survived by her husband ...
Mr. James E. "Jim" Patton, age 67 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away October 2, 2010. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361
Mr. Stephen Richard Queen age 67 of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...
Billy Ray White of Winder, GA passed away October 1, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Vernon Victor Greene, 86, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away Sunday, October 3rd, 2010. The funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at Crowell ...
Billy E. Holcombe, age 77 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2010. He is survived by wife of 57 years Lessie Mae Holcombe of Lawrenceville, GA, daughter ...