GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Tyaunna Marshall scored 21 points and had the go-ahead basket with 1:35 left to help No. 15 Georgia Tech beat North Carolina 54-53 in Friday's quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.. Mo Bennett and Metra Walthour each scored 11 for the fourth-seeded Yellow Jackets
DULUTH -- The Gwinnett Gladiators got their first lead of the game with 1:45 left in regulation and defeated lowly Trenton 8-6 in an offensive blitzkrieg Friday night at the Arena at Gwinnett Center.. The Gladiators added an empty netter after Pat Galivan's second goal of the game finally pushed
Buford girls head to Final Four again with win over Heard County
Defending state champion GAC was upset in the state quarterfinals.
State legislators cut and run on public schools. Dear Public School Teachers: The "school choice" crowd in the General Assembly is after you again. I am beginning to think this is all your fault.. Evidently, you did something to them in their prepubescent period that has scarred them for life
ATLANTA -- Vladimir Radmanovic made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 11.9 seconds remaining and the Atlanta Hawks rallied in the final period to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 99-94 on Friday night.. Jannero Pargo scored 11 points, all in the fourth quarter. The Hawks, playing without leading scoring Joe Johnson
NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball expanded its playoff format to 10 teams Friday, adding a second wild-card in each league.. The decision establishes a new one-game, wild-card round in each league between the teams with the best records who are not division winners, meaning a third
Recap of Friday's prep action
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has extended the tornado watch for Gwinnett County until 5 a.m.
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Falcons on Friday placed the franchise tag on cornerback Brent Grimes, assuring he will receive more than $10 million if he signs the tender.. Grimes, who led the team with 17 passes defensed in 2011, is one of the most important names in an unusually large
A look at Gwinnett products excelling beyond their high school days
Powerful storms leveled small towns in southern Indiana, transforming entire blocks of homes into piles of debris, tossing school buses into a home and a restaurant and causing destruction so severe it was difficult to tell what was once there.
Forecasters say a tornado watch has been issued in parts of northwest Georgia and much of the central part of the state, including Gwinnett County.
NEW YORK -- Stepping into an emerging culture clash over women, President Barack Obama made a supportive phone call Friday to a law student who testified before Congress about the need for birth control coverage, only to be called a "slut" by Rush Limbaugh.. For Obama, it was an emphatic
A national reading awareness event Friday urged children across the states to pick up a book. Students all over Gwinnett County participated in different ways--from dressing as their favorite literary characters to sitting down and listening for storytime.
Michael Charles Stephens, 30, accused of battery and making terroristic threats
Lawrenceville attorney arrested in court on felony contempt charge.
Demarcus Crawford second member of robbing crew to receive life sentence in death of Tedla Lemma
44-year-old last seen in the area of Boogs Road in Duluth
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Watch that lead foot.. Police across Gwinnett are expected to be out soon with radar guns, the first time in more than a year, after sanctions were lifted by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs late Friday.. The move comes nearly a month after county and city officials
Annandale Village on Friday broke ground on a $2.1 million continued care facility to support 16 residents.
Jennifer Williams, a student in the culinary arts program at Gwinnett Technical College, recently took home the national grand prize for her original recipe at the 2012 USA Pears Culinary Student Competition.
Though Georiga is hardly a given for him, many Republican figures in the state still credit Newt Gingrich with many conservative accomplishments.
ATLANTA (AP) -- More than 140,000 Georgia residents have cast early ballots ahead of the state's Republican presidential primary on Super Tuesday.. Secretary of State Brian Kemp's office reports that 116,800 people had walked into polling stations by the close of business Thursday to vote in advance. In-person early
Report shows hospitality accounts for 10,000 jobs. The economic impact grew by 10 percent in 2011.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Forecasters say isolated tornadoes are possible in parts of north Georgia and much of the central part of the state.. The National Weather Service says that strong wind shear will fuel the risk for severe thunderstorms and isolated tornadoes in the area.. The weather service says the
UGA loses by 30 in Lexington
Review: Plant life is scarce in Seuss' green fable.
Local residents reviewed "Wanderlust," the movie of the week.
In 2012, "Duluth Reads" will include two separate events, a Book Talk on March 13 and a Meet the Author event on March 16.
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Test your film knowledge with Michael Clark's weekly movie trivia contest.
Movie critic Michael Clark gives teen flick "Project X" two stars.
Suwanee's Sushikita offers high quality sushi at reasonable prices for locals.
Buford's GEHC welcomes back its thrill seeking attraction on March 3.
Michael Clark spotlights Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" on Blu-ray.
Residents are selling goods at the annual Yard Sale and Craft Fair at Best Friend Park's gym March 3.
The Hudgens Center holds open reception for four exhibits March 3.
James R. “Bobby” Williams, age 65 of Bethlehem, passed away Wednesday February 29, 2012. Memorial Service will be held at 4 PM Sunday March 4, 2012 in the ...
Danny Carl Burke, Sr. passed away Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Burke was born in Sprigg, West Virginia on May 29, 1941 to Frank and ...
Mr. Ronnie Sigers, age 54, of Loganville, GA passed away on February 27, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
Helen White, age 87, of Duluth, GA, passed away February 29, 2012. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757.
Hsiu Si Wang, 78, of Lawrenceville, GA., died February 28, 2012. Arrangements are pending with by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.
Opal Anderson, age 91, of Norcross, GA, passed away February 28, 2012. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757.
Milton Brownlee, age 54, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Monday, February 27, 2012. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Ashley Brownlee; mother, Sabra Ann Brownlee; sisters, Debra Banks ...
Charles Wilson Macon, age 80, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. 770-564-2726.
Dorothy McMichen, age 90, of Snellville, Georgia, entered into rest on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. She is survived by her daughter & son-in-law, Patricia & Herb Feldman of ...
Mr. William Harrell Hudson age 69 of Braselton died Wednesday February 29, 2012. Little-Ward Funeral Home Commerce, GA. little-wardfuneralhome.com
Mr. Henry Royce Ledbetter, age 70 of Winder passed away Thursday, March 1, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Mrs. Wanda Prough, age 64, of Winder, Georgia died February 29, 2012. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements. 770/867-1361. www.carterfhwinder.com
Mr. Steven John Seeley, age 37 of Winder passed away Sunday, February 26, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Robert F. Sumser, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away on February 20, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
Mr. Charles O. Maddox, Jr., age 91, of Winder, GA passed away on February 29, 2012. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553.