Seizing the campaign spotlight, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan accepted "the calling of my generation" to help lead the country.
Critics now find positive in leadership at animal control shelter.
A look at Wednesday's Gwinnett prep action.
Gwinnett Chamber backs off of support of charter school amendment; Thompson upset about rule change proposal.
SAN DIEGO -- With their new owners watching, Chase Headley and the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves 8-2 Wednesday for their ninth win in 10 games.. Headley hit a two-run single and left-hander Eric Stults won his fourth straight decision as the Padres took two of
Speedy senior is one of Gwinnett County's most exciting football players
Advance on Georgia State's football opener vs. S.C. State
All-county golfer qualified for state as a junior
Norcross' Katherine Yost and Arman Rehmann took runners of the week honors.
Tourney was held at Alpharetta Athletic Club East
Bulldog grad already lives in Gwinnett County
Quarterback Tevin Washington says Georgia Tech had its best summer camp in his five years on campus. He also believes the Yellow Jackets' offense needs all the good vibes it can muster.
Georgia Southern defensive end back after missing the entire 2011 season
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Cory Gearrin has been nearly flawless this season whether he was pitching for Gwinnett or Atlanta. Wednesday's appearance for the G-Braves, though, was one the side-arming reliever would like to forget.
The Southeastern Conference appears poised to maintain its reputation as the Sack Exchange Club.
The most experienced collection of quarterbacks in the country this year can be found in the Atlantic Coast Conference.. Ten of the 12 schools return their regular starting QB. The backup for an 11th team used to be a full-time starter at another school.. Those projected starters have combined
The delayed opening of the Republican National Convention worked to the advantage of the GOP by both heightening anticipation and forcing the elimination of extraneous speakers, which there are always too many of at these things.
What might an independent voter -- one who, like most of us, is weary of dirty political attacks and half-truths from both presidential campaigns -- take away from Politico White House beat reporter Glenn Thrush's new e-book, "Obama's Last Stand"?
ATHENS -- Georgia is opening its season with a backfield combination no one could have predicted a year ago. Tailback Ken Malcome and fullback Merritt Hall, a Wesleyan graduate, are the surprise picks to start.
Suspect allegedly swung machete at wife, infant
Officials expressed concern this week that a proposed zoning change could endanger a $1 billion mixed use project along Jimmy Carter Boulevard and Interstate 85.
Romney is what he is, which isn't a good thing. Cal Thomas states in ("Romney's Opportunity," Aug. 29, 8A) that Romney can now be himself and admit "I am what I am." Well, for those that have been paying attention to Mitt Romney's political career, he has flipped
Huckaby's thoughts on entitlements hit home. Darrell Huckaby's column ("Too many in modern chains of government entitlements," Aug. 18, 8A) was very insightful in addressing one of the major reasons our country is not achieving all that it is capable of. This is how the government and its policies
Police report: Driver thought he used emergency brake on bus, which was out of gas
Natasha Trethewey, a UGA graduate and Pulitzer Prize winner, was named U.S. Poet Laureate in June
Plantation South Duluth offers physical therapy incorporated with residents' hobbies.
Lawrenceville police originally called to scene on Springlake Drive after shots fired call
Crazy 8, a children's clothing retailer at Discover Mills, is celebrating its grand opening with 25 percent off entire purchases through Sept. 3.
Results from Advanced Placement exams administered in the spring show that more Gwinnett County Public Schools students continue to challenge themselves with college-level work and are mastering the higher-level material.
Stephenson loses opponent due to hurricane evacuation so middle game out of schedule
Alleged online predator from South Carolina caught in Barrow County sting.
Duluth man could be deported for fraud charges involving $64K BMW, authorities say.
Gwinnett County Parks Foundation has announced the Time to Fund Play campaign, designed to raise money for scholarships and various local park enhancements.
A video broadcast journalism class at Duluth High School has put together a lip-dub version of Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe."
The Quinn House is located in downtown Lawrenceville at 120 S. Perry Street.
Hurricane Isaac began a slow, drenching slog inland from the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday.
STOCKBRIDGE (AP) -- Police in Henry County are working to identify a badly decomposed body found in an abandoned car in the parking lot outside a pizza restaurant.. Investigators say that it's clear the body had been in the van for nearly a week.. An employee of the pizza restaurant
Travelers hitting the road for the last weekend of summer should be in for a smoother ride on Georgia highways.
Authorities say they're chasing down dozens of possible leads in the death of a 16-year-old Gainesville girl.
Police are searching for suspects after three armed men invaded a home in the Hampton area and shot one of the occupants.
The cost of an ambulance ride will soon rise by about 50 percent in a metro Atlanta county. The DeKalb County Commission decided Tuesday to allow Rural/Metro Corp. to increase the fees it charges for medical transport.
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner plans to attend a breakfast for Georgia's Republican delegation at the GOP convention in Florida.
Pitching in front of nearly 30 of his family and friends, Kris Medlen leads the Braves to their 17th straight win when he starts on the mound as he shuts out the Padres, 2-0, late Tuesday night in San Diego.
Mr. Donald “Don” Burow, age 78, of Buford, GA, passed away on Saturday, August 8, 2012. ￼
Mr. Wade Cowart, age 70, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Monday, August 27, 2012. He is survived by his wife of forty-nine years, June Cowart, Sugar Hill, GA ...
Loren J. Sadler, age 12, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, August 25, 2012. He is survived by his mother, Natasha Sadler, Buford, GA; father, Ricky C. Wilburn, Buford, GA ...
Mrs. Diane Hosch Higgins, age 69, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2012. She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Dorothy Brogdon Hosch. She ...
Mr. Donald Roger Snyder, age 62, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2012.
Sarah Davis Masters, age 84 of Auburn, GA, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2012. A funeral service was held 11 AM Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at Union Grove Baptist Church ...
Mrs. Aurora G. Zavala, age 90, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, originally from Miami, Florida, passed away Thursday, August 23, 2012 following an extended illness.
Betty Jo Baldwin, age 70, of Winder, GA passed away August 26, 2012.
She was a devoted and caring wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and friend. Brenda passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2012. A Service to celebrate her life will be ...
Martin L. Keith, Sr., age 66, of Duluth, GA, passed away August 25, 2012. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, 770-962-3100. ￼
Mr. Gregory Hood of Lawrenceville, Ga passed on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.
James Rufus Dodd, age 62, of Stone Mountain, died August 25, 2012. Bill Head Funeral Home, Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.￼