Task force formed to help ease burden on animal control
Recap of Tuesday's prep action
Marvin Williams had 14 points and nine rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks opened a double-digit lead early and cruised to a 106-70 victory over the sluggish Nets on Tuesday night in their final home opener in New Jersey.
The Patriots and 49ers each land nine players in the Pro Bowl — the most on each roster — and Atlanta tight end Tony Gonzalez is the only Falcon on the team.
Coach Mike Smith has led the Atlanta Falcons to the playoffs in three of his four seasons. Right now, he couldn't care less.
Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham faces a difficult challenge in Saturday's Sun Bowl as the Utes must find a way to stop Georgia Tech's triple-option offense.
North pulled out a 61-54 win over Lawrence County (Tenn.) on the opening day of the Peach State Holiday Invitational
Senior contributes in a number of events, not just her specialty
At 20 years old, the Deep South Classic is one of metro Atlanta's longest-running holiday high school basketball tournaments.
New basketball tourney begins this week in Sugar Hill
It's time for taxpayers to put bloated governments on a diet.
Remembering interesting subjects and fun conversations.
License plate readers netted at least 55 arrests in November alone
A graduate of Grayson High School is president of the student government association at the University of Georgia.
A local author and historian has penned a new book about the history of Lawrenceville schools.
Eastside makes Georgia Hospital Association honor roll
New NGMC campus in Braselton still in planning stages
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Matthew McConaughey is engaged to marry his longtime girlfriend, Camila Alves.. The 42-year-old actor proposed to the Brazilian model on Christmas Day. He announced the move in a tweet that included a photo of the couple kissing and read, "just asked camila to marry
NORCROSS — After a four-hour standoff with the SWAT team, 43-year-old Kelvin Barefield surrendered to police.
U.S. home prices fell in most major cities for the second straight month, further evidence that the housing recovery will be bumpy and weigh on the broader economy in 2012.
A Danish zoo says a month-old polar bear cub is being raised by humans after his mother failed to produce enough milk to feed him.
NEW YORK (AP) A monthly survey shows consumers' confidence in the economy in December surged to the highest level since April and is near a post-recession peak.The New York-based Conference Board says Tuesday that its Consumer Confidence Index rose almost 10 points to 64.5, up from a revised
Gwinnett County police say the license plate readers added to patrol cars have helped them increase their arrests.. Officers with the plate readers park at busy intersections and interstate on-ramps. The camera system can scan up to 1,800
Recent rains have helped to replenish the water level at Lake Lanier, a main drinking water source and recreation area for metro Atlantans.
Between 100 and 120 Sears and Kmart stores will be closed, the retailer said Tuesday, after terrible holiday sales during what is the most crucial time of the year for retailers.
Brees set the NFL record for yards passing in a season and the New Orleans Saints clinched the NFC South title with a 45-16 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night.
According to the Mayan “long count” calendar, the final day on Earth is less than a year away, on Dec. 21, 2012.
Ask Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew whether he would try to play through a concussion or yank himself from a game, and he'll provide a straightforward answer.
The Brookwood wrestling team won the Warrior Duals in South Carolina on Thursday. The Broncos defeated defending South Carolina AAA state champion West Oak to claim the title.
Now it's a family joke, but almost a decade ago, when Allison Carr swam her first race, her parents were worried she wasn't going to make it to the end.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- The Gwinnett County Animal Task Force -- a group charged with examining the operations of the county's animal control services and offering suggestions for its betterment -- held its first meeting Tuesday night, many of its members meeting each other for the first time and familiarizing themselves with their mission's details.
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Coach Mike Smith has led the Atlanta Falcons to the playoffs in three of his four seasons.
Sandi Campanale unexpectedly left us on December 22, 2011. Born on July 10, 1949 in Erie, PA. raised in Portage Lakes, OH, Georgia resident since 1993. Loving Wife, Mother and ...
Dorothy M. Bankston, age 86, of Duluth, passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2011. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Duluth First ...
Mr. James Edward Hayes, Sr., age 71, of Hoschton, GA who passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2011. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467.
Shirley Ann Mumpower, 65 of Cleveland passed away Sunday December 25, 2011. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Park SOUTH Funeral Home, Flowery Branch.
Mary Jean Louvinie Mason Holloway, age 74, of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org
Mrs. Elizabeth “Liz” Powell, age 87 of Buford, GA, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2011. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory ...
Leora Brock, age 98, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away December 23, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com
Maddalina Petrillo, age 84 of Suwanee, died December 24, 2011. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.
John Grady Coleman, age 82, of Duluth, GA passed away December 24, 2011. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757.
Mr. Albert T. “Al” Day, age 62, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday, December 22, 2011. He is survived by his daughter, Caroline Day, Hoschton, GA; sons, Albert ...
Harrison Carter age 76 of Dacula, GA passed away Thursday, December 23, 2011. He leaves to cherish his memory to his loving wife of 56 years Mittie Carter; son and ...
Ginger Dawn Condra (49) of Suwanee, GA. passed away December 23, 2011 peacefully at home with her loving family. A memorial service will be Thursday December 29, 2011 at 2:00 ...
Mr. Paul M. Daniell, formerly of Atlanta, passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2011. A navy veteran of WWII, Mr. Daniell worked his way through college and law school going ...
Becky Kirkland, age 90 of Buford, GA, passed away Monday, December 26, 2011. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133 ...
Raymond S. Walton (Bunny), age 91 of Lilburn, passed away on Friday, December 23, 2011. Mr. Walton was of the Methodist faith and loved golf, tennis, and most importantly, his ...
Jeffery A. DeCamp, age 46 of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2011. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...
Carlos H. Foreman, age 38 of Snellville, GA, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2011. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. -- The Archer wrestling team won the silver pool division and finished 6-2 at the 24-team Smokey Mountain Duals on Friday.
SUWANEE -- For a basketball standout, Chris Bolden's welcoming moment at North Gwinnett came on the football field.