Four games into his first full season as Georgia Tech's starting quarterback, Tevin Washington wears a big smile.. The No. 21 Yellow Jackets lead the nation in total offense, rushing, scoring and -- surprisingly -- pass efficiency.
Brookwood hosts Archer for the Region 8-AAAAA regular season championship. The winner will host the region tournament beginning Thursday.
Mill Creek pushed across a run in the bottom of the seventh to come away with a 7-6 win over Peachtree Ridge in Region 7-AAAAA action Tuesday. The winning run came on a double by Morgan Bell that scored Chandler Griffin.
The Atlanta Braves are doing their best to give away what looked like a certain playoff berth just a few weeks ago. Derek Lowe had another miserable outing, surrendering five runs in four-plus innings, and the Phillies romped to a 7-1 victory Tuesday.
Annual endurance race coming to Road Atlanta
Postal employees rallied at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, petitioning for a bill they say will prevent proposed federal service cuts.
Greens Corners shopping center to be redeveloped as Walmart shopping center.
Fire ravaged a Buford business late Tuesday evening.
City leaders took the opportunity Tuesday evening to shine the spotlight on city businesses, citizens and employees for their contributions to Suwanee.
People in favor of privatizing Briscoe don't consider homeowners.
John Gordon Steele: It's time to dispel myths about millionaires.
According to a report by the Office of Personnel Management and reported in Ed O'Keefe's "The Federal Eye" column in the Washington Post, our government has been sending checks to dead people. "In the last five years," O'Keefe writes, "the Office of Personnel Management has made more than $601
Larry Munson -- still the best of the best.
Some groups are still in need of help for this weekend's Great Days of Service event
Yabrough makes good points with 9/11 column.
That dead NASA satellite fell into what might be the ideal spot -- part of the south Pacific Ocean about as far from large land masses as you can get, U.S. space officials said Tuesday.
When Georgia executed Troy Davis last week after four years of appeals ended with the courts upholding his death sentence, thousands still protested that Davis' guilt remained uncertain because witnesses who identified him as a police officer's killer in 1989 simply couldn't be trusted.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission began hearing testimony Tuesday that will help it decide in coming months whether to allow the Atlanta-based Southern Co. to build a $14 billion nuclear power plant in eastern Georgia.
LOS ANGELES -- Jurors at the trial of the doctor accused of killing Michael Jackson on Tuesday heard the pop star's slurred words while he was on a powerful anesthetic, caught on tape weeks before his death. They also saw a photo of his pale body lying on a gurney
Bronco catcher makes college choice
Non-profit to host tourney at The River Club
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Vanderbilt starting linebacker Tristan Strong, a Grayson grad, will miss the rest of the season after hurting his leg covering a punt in the Commodores' loss at then-No. 12 South Carolina.. The redshirt junior was hurt just before halftime, and this is his second season-ending
Trail running event is at Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center
Senior to join former teammate at college level
Georgia's defense has allowed only one touchdown in two straight wins, giving Mark Richt confidence the unit is better prepared than last year to face Mississippi State's physical running game.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida was essentially noncompetitive in its last two games against Alabama.. There was the debacle in Atlanta in the 2009 Southeastern Conference title game, then the drubbing in Tuscaloosa last season. The Gators were outplayed, outcoached and outscored by a combined 44 points in those lopsided losses
Bond granted for girlfriend in murder case.
Braselton PD: Falcons' kicker victim of burglary; 2 arrested.
The City of Duluth host groundbreaking for the new Chattapoochee Dog Park this Thursday.
An elementary school counselor in Lilburn has an unusual approach for teaching kids. It involves drum circles and rapping.
Lanes reopened Monday evening.
More than 40 Gwinnett County Public Schools students have been selected as semifinalists for the 2012 National Merit List.
Homemade explosives prompt police response, 4 arrests in Snellville neighborhood.
City of Buford officials met Monday night. They talked about athletics as well as academics as the school year proceeds.
Hollywood needs to stay out of politics.
Who: Collins Hill's Austin Lewis
ATLANTA -- The absence of Tommy Hanson and Jair Jurrjens from the rotation has drawn most of the attention and concern. But if the Braves miss the playoffs, the team's recent swoon at the plate may be just as much the culprit.
Collins Hill grad Maya Moore's history of success with her teams, both in high school and in college at Connecticut, has continued at the pro level.
There isn’t much about dysfunctional government that shocks me anymore, but this story did.
Two Gwinnett seniors made their college football decisions over the past few days, with Collins Hill's Nick England committing to Florida International and North Gwinnett's Carl Rider committing to Furman.
With less than a week until training camp starts, the Gwinnett Gladiators added two more players to the roster Monday.
Mountain View's Tim Hardy was announced Monday as the Atlanta Falcons high school coach of the week after his young program's recent strong showings in an upset of Mill Creek and a close loss to Peachtree Ridge.
Brookwood's Gabe Gomez and Wesleyan's Caroline Reed were named runners of the week by the Gwinnett County cross country coaches on Monday.
Archer's high school athletics program has been selected for the Region 8-AAAAA Sportsmanship Award for its actions during the 2010-11 school year. The Tigers will receive the region's honor during the Oct. 14 football game with Central Gwinnett.
BUFORD -- A fire caused heavy damage to a Buford dentist's office Tuesday evening.
SUWANEE -- During his seventh-grade season in the Gwinnett Football League, Chad Scott first demonstrated his ability to catch passes from Scotty Hosch.
DULUTH --The Georgia Force announced the re-signing of eight players from the 2011 American Conference finalist team as the Arena Football League's unrestricted free agency period began Monday.
Who: Archer's Sean Fowler
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Mike Smith, alarmed by the beating quarterback Matt Ryan has taken in the Falcons' first three games, may make changes on his offensive line this week.Smith said Monday he is looking first at the Falcons' scheme and then at the players following Atlanta's 16-13 loss at Tampa Bay on Sunday. He said it is the continuation of his trend of "competition on all positions."
Mr. Dwayne Turner, age 52, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Sai Qiu Zhang; parents, Robert L. and Era ...
Mac McBroom, age 57 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away September 25, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com
Mrs. Judy J. Johnson, age 89, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2011. Memorial Park South Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 770-967-5555. www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com
Larry V. Chandler, 67, of Duluth, GA, died September 21, 2011. The memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, September 29th, at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home ...
Mrs. Minnie Rogers, age 100 of Suwanee, GA passed away September 25, 2011. Arrangements by Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home, Inc., North Gwinnett Chapel, 770-945-9999 www.levettfuneralhome.com
Mr. John Calvin Pierce, age 92, of Dacula, GA passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Fannie Swansey Pierce ...
Richard W. (Dick) Meier, Sr., age 74, of Stone Mountain, Ga., died September 20, 2011. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chape. 770-564-2726.
Dean Bailey, age 42 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away September 24, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com
Glenn R. Helms, age 82 of Lilburn, GA passed away on September 25, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel 770-979-5010.
Terry G. Huskins, age 57 of Jefferson, GA passed away on September 25, 2011. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
Mr. Reuben W. Price, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away after a long courageous battle on Saturday, September 24, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cabot ...
Myrtle "Haywood" Capps Moody, age 83, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Monday, September 26, 2011. She is preceded in death by her sister, Margaret; brothers, Neil and J.L. Capps. Myrtle ...
Roger Eugene Shafer, 66, of Buford, GA, was taken suddenly in a construction accident on September 17, 2011, while in Wills Creek, West Virginia. A memorial service will be held ...