Behind three first-half passing touchdowns from Devante James, Shiloh took the first step toward shedding its recent history of losing seasons, thrashing Meadowcreek 36-6 Friday night at Mustang Community Stadium.
Spartans cruise to 31-8 win heading into next week's game with Apalachee
ELBERTON -- It wasn't pretty, but it got the job done. That's about all you could say regarding Buford's 14-3 win over Elbert County in the season opener for both teams Friday night in the Granite Bowl.
As it did a year ago, Mill Creek jumped out early on neighborhood rival Dacula in northwest Gwinnett's annual bird battle.
Grayson helped its chances for a high school football national championship later this season. The Rams, who are ranked No. 1 in the nation by ESPN, defeated Miami Central, the No. 1 team according to USA Today.
The defense that was giving up basketball-like scores last season became a distant memory Friday night.
Jim Markham, principal since Mill Creek's opening, caught completely off guard by honor: "I really don't have a good response"
A 20-year-old fan from Tennessee was drinking alcohol before he fell to his death in the Georgia Dome and struck another man, who was injured, authorities said Saturday.
Writer wrong on Romney. In response to the letter "Romney is what he is, just isn't a good thing" you basically allowed a writer to slander Romney on just opinion, no facts.. I have some facts to counter his DNC talking points. Unemployment is over 8 percent since early 2009
Thanks to all that took the time to honor the family and memory of Maj. David Gray, along Highway 78, last week. It is fitting to note that the extreme sacrifices made by Maj. Gray, and others, remind us of what we so often take for granted.. It is a
Carl Edwards sounded downright giddy after a practice session Friday, not at all like someone who's in danger of missing out on a chance to race for his first Cup title.
Tiger Woods had his lowest opening round in three years Friday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. It still wasn't enough to be low man in Sean Foley's coaching stable.
Folo for Georgia State's football loss to South Carolina State on Thursday
Collins Hill grad Charles Perkins is opening the season as Georgia Tech's surprise starting running back on Monday night at No. 16 Virginia Tech.
Mark Richt knows Georgia fans will be eager to see freshman tailbacks Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall when the No. 6 Bulldogs open their season against Buffalo today.
An update on how Gwinnett products are faring at the college level
Norcross only city with challenged candidates this November. Grayson residents to vote on referendum.
Dianne and Jimmy Waldrip currently in Hattiesburg, Miss., and ready to be dispatched to towns affected by Hurricane Isaac
Former subdivision again slated to become shopping center.
The city of Suwanee appointed a new solicitor this week who has worked in Gwinnett for about a decade.
A group from the therapy center competed in the Special Olympics of Georgia State Horse Show in Perry, Ga.
A man driving a stolen late model Mercedes was apprehended in an Ingles freezer on Friday morning by a K-9 unit.
Nobody likes conflict, but avoiding conflict usually winds up being even more painful than addressing it.
Be sweet. What a powerful parental teaching.
In the spirit of Ambrose Bierce, allow me to offer a few timely definitions to help you digest the political conventions.
Thanks to the GCPS STRIVE program, people like P.J. Ponder are able to excel, and smile.
Randy and Tonya Godwin of McDonough announce the engagement of their daughter, Haley Michelle Godwin of Athens, to Tyler Wayne Reed of Athens, son of Wayne and Lisa Reed of Lawrenceville.
Johnny and Sheila Blan of Buford recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Terry Britt of Snellville and Janet Britt of Lilburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristin Martha Britt of Grayson, to Christopher Michael Langley of Grayson, son of Kathy Tyner and Michael Langley, both of Snellville.
Fallon Shirley Wrape and Benjamin James Dininger were married July 25 at the University Yacht Club Chapel at Lake Lanier.
A retired newspaper delivery man claimed a $1 million lottery prize.
Event kick sof at 7:45 a.m. Saturday at the Lawrenceville Police Department
Plans are in place for an inaugural fall bazaar at Grayson High School to support the girls lacrosse booster club.
The third annual Texas Hold Em Canine Pet Rescue fundraiser is scheduled for 6 to 11 p.m. Sept. 13 at the 1818 Club.
An event that honors a Mill Creek principal battling cancer and benefits Relay for Life is scheduled for Oct. 8 at Chateau Elan.
SafetySmart Lilburn receives a grant to fund neighborhood watch programs.
Former Atlanta art gallery manager opens space in historic Winder home.
Bethesda United Methodist Church hosts its annual fish fry on Sept. 8 from 4 to 7 p.m.
The venue needs an additional $25,000 to reach its $100,000 goal by Monday.
CLAYTON, Ga. (AP) -- A dog that fell into a 10-foot deep sewer hole in the northeast Georgia mountains survived for nearly three weeks on raw sewage, rain water and vegetation before being rescued, authorities said.. Phoebe, a lab mix, lost nearly half of her body weight in the
Clint Eastwood earned plenty of bad reviews for his latest performance: a bizarre, rambling endorsement of Mitt Romney. (VIDEO INSIDE)
Authorities say a gunman robbed two men for 12 cents in Augusta.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Southern Co. must soon disclose its most recent costs to build a new nuclear plant in Georgia amid questions over whether the project can stay on budget.. The Atlanta-based utility is building two more nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle near Augusta. When complete, the estimated $14
EAST POINT (AP) -- Three people are hospitalized in critical condition after a home invasion led to a gun battle in East Point, just south of Atlanta.. Police say an occupant of the home opened fire on at least two men who broke into his townhome at the Regency Park
SAVANNAH (AP) -- Savannah's city council is considering the next phase of a study exploring what it would take to bring a cruise ship terminal to the city's riverfront.. The council discussed the issue at its meeting Thursday.. Council members are weighing a proposal to spend $279,500 for a two
AUSTELL (AP) -- Six Flags Over Georgia outside Atlanta is planning to build the tallest ride in the theme park's 45-year history.. Park officials announced Thursday that SkyScreamer, an extreme swing ride, will spin guests at 40 mph atop a 24-story tower.. SkyScreamer will be four stories higher
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University predicts the national economy will lag until Congress reaches a long-term agreement on federal taxes and spending. Unemployment, meanwhile, will stay above 8 percent until at least the middle of 2014, according to center's latest quarterly report.. Analysts
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- The University of Georgia has formed a committee to search for the next dean of the schools journalism and communications program.. The current dean of the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication E. Culpepper "Cully" Clark said in the spring he plans to step down
New tool helps clarify opinions. I got called a "liberal" the other day by a reader in Cherokee County who doesn't think much of my opinions and suggested "Someone should retire his word processor." My word processor, Barney, was elated at the thought. Barney hates this job. When I
Hazel Richard South, age 85, of Duluth, departed this life Wednesday, August 29, 2012. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, September 2, 2012 at Bill Head Funeral Home ...
Mr. Stanley Hugo Stewart, age 85, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at his residence. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, GA 30542.
Mrs. Heather Smith, age 31, of Oakwood, passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2012.
Mr. Felix George Whiten, 73 of Gainesville died Wednesday August 29, 2012 at Embracing Hospice. Born in Stephens County, Ga., Mr. Whiten had lived in Gwinnett County for a number ...
Mrs. Thelma Suttles Erwin, 84, died Wednesday, August 29, 2012. She was a resident of Suwanee, Georgia. Mrs. Erwin was born in Elberton, Georgia, on April 27, 1928. She is ...
Jim Mayes, age 67, of Loganville, GA, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2012. ￼