Game comes down to missed Badgers shot in the waning seconds
Pitino tops Izzo in matchup of legendary coaches
Brookwood boys and Peachtree Ridge girls seek to defend their country track titles.
A recap of Thursday's high school sports events
ATLANTA -- A plan that cuts taxes for Georgia's married couples, slowly repeals the property tax on motor vehicles and gives perks to businesses now awaits Gov. Nathan Deal's signature after the state Senate unanimously approved it Thursday.. The Republican-backed legislation zipped through the General Assembly in the last
After living more than a century, Duluth resident Richard Wiggins has got some interesting stuff to say. He sat down this week with the Gwinnett Daily Post and shared some of the highlights, which included a brush with the family of an infamous crime boss.
Wesleyan grad expected to make full recovery
Senior big man helped Bulldogs to Elite Eight as a senior
Senior has played third base, first base and DH for Wolves
Charlie Wi felt a lot better walking off the golf course compared with his last round. So did Tiger Woods.
As soon as the NCAA women's bracket was announced, Sasha Goodlett started getting a flood of texts from her friends.
I know, I know. It's been pretty warm for chicken fried steak, but it is good followed with a nap — plus, my boyfriend totally digs it
Grayson's baseball team will host defending state champion Parkview on Friday
Two Lilburn schools now seeking new head boys basketball coaches
In this latest installment of "Getting To Know ... ," Richard Ramsey talks to staff writer Brandon Brigman about the success of Collins Hill's track program and school, how he met his wife and his tattoos.
The GDP chats with some of the cast of new flick, "The Hunger Games."
BISMARCK, N.D. -- The mayor of the southwest North Dakota tourist town of Medora is seeking permission for a hanging, and he is sticking his neck out by volunteering to be the one to go to the gallows.. Mayor Doug Ellison wants to erect a gallows on his property to
This Suwanee spot offers traditional Chicago red hot dogs, plus other sandwiches.
TOULOUSE, France -- In a dramatic end to a 32-hour standoff, a masked French SWAT team slipped into the apartment of an Islamist extremist Thursday, sparking a firefight that ended with the suspect jumping out the window and being shot in the head.. Mohamed Merah, 23, was wanted in
Tyler Pastornicky's four hits may eventually solidify his place as the Atlanta Braves shortstop.
Jose Constanza's first chance in the major leagues couldn't have started any better.
Connecticut may not find out before this summer whether the NCAA will adopt academic rules changes that would allow the Huskies men's basketball team to qualify for the 2013 NCAA tournament.
While officials reached agreements with owners of more than 100 land parcels needed for the Ga. Highway 20 road widening project in northern Gwinnett, nine are headed to court.
Local residents reviewed the movie of the week, "21 Jump Street."
LOS ANGELES -- Move over Edward Cullen and Jacob Black, there's a new love triangle causing spirited debate and girls to swoon.. In "The Hunger Games" movie out Friday, fans tend to have a strong opinion about whether the story's protagonist, Katniss Everdeen, should be paired with her best friend
Test your film knowledge with Michael Clark weekly movie trivia contest.
NEW YORK -- Jennifer Lawrence was already on Hollywood's radar after earning rave reviews and an Oscar nomination for her role in the 2010 film "Winter's Bone." But the actress has become a veritable household name by getting cast as Katniss Everdeen in the "The Hunger Games.". In
According to movie critic Michael Clark, this film has failed "to capture the sardonic and acerbic wit of the Paul Torday novel on which it so very loosely based."
Co-directors Andrew and Jon Irwin waste no time declaring their pro-life stance in "October Baby."
Events going on at various venues throughout the area.
Michael Clark spotlights "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" on Blu-ray.
The event boasts more than 50 films with Georgia connections this year.
"Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon," written by playwright Don Zolidis will be performed March 23 through 25 at New Dawn Theater.
"Motherhood the Musical" brings laughter for those with and without children.
The country singer is back in the Duluth venue to promote "It's All Good."
Partnership Gwinnett officials honor manufacturers and supply chain companies for economic impact to the community.
Jurors award $2 million to widow of man killed by speeding Gwinnett police officer -- a ruling the county plans to appeal.
Georgia United Credit Union is holding a food drive until April 30.
For every black man in America, from the millionaire in the corner office to the mechanic in the local garage, the Trayvon Martin tragedy is personal. It could have been me or one of my sons. It could have been any of us.
Officiate weddings? I do. This past weekend, I married two people.. OK, I didn't marry two people. No, I'm already married myself, and I didn't test the limits of any laws. I officiated a wedding ceremony.. Let me explain.. It all started innocently enough with a trip to a bar
Destiny Wright competes against other girls for Miss Jr. Teen title.
The Mall of Georgia has announced it will add six new stores, and two others will have renovations by June.
Georgia lawmakers are debating whether some people should be exempt from a proposal that would force those applying for welfare to take drug tests.
Barrow County officials are searching for a 51-year-old man who was last seen Monday.
Kindergarten students at Woodward Mill Elementary School donned tuxedos and veils Thursday morning, each child holding a letter aloft as they marched down the aisle to wedding music.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Families canceling vacations. Fishermen watching their profits burn up along with their boats' gasoline. Drivers buying only a few gallons of gas at a time because they can't afford to fill the tank.. From all corners of the country, Americans are irritated these days by record
Braves third baseman Chipper Jones says this will be his final season (With Video)
Soaring flames could be seen by metro Atlanta commuters heading to work on Interstate 85 after a building caught fire.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Visitors to Atlanta's High Museum of Art will have a chance this weekend to pay whatever they wish to enter.. The High is holding a "Pay As You Wish" event Saturday. During normal museum hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., visitors can pay whatever they like for
Georgia's jobless rate has dropped to a three-year low, state labor officials said Thursday.
STATHAM -- Heavy trucks are repeatedly getting stuck on the steep grade of a busy railroad intersection in downtown Statham.. A truck hauling seven vehicles became stuck on the tracks Tuesday, the latest in a series of such incidents in the northeast Georgia town.. Statham Police Chief Steve Martin says
ATLANTA (AP) -- The world's busiest airport is holding a casting call of sorts.. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is seeking volunteers who can play the role of travelers. The goal is to test how a new international terminal will perform when it opens for real passengers.. Airport officials say
ATHENS (AP) -- Two local Republican Party leaders have told police they've been threatened by supporters of presidential candidate Ron Paul.. A police report says the GOP leaders received harassing and potentially threatening messages after a contentious meeting on March 10. They told police that rowdy Paul supporters attended the
Yo Sook McGirt, age 58, of Warner Robins, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Marie “Bootee” Coleman Wilson, age 86, of Lilburn, GA passed away March 16, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200. www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Catherine House Sims, age 77, of Dacula, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Otto Sims of Dacula, Children: Greg ...
Fred Martin Free, age 86, of Lilburn, GA, passed away Tuesday evening, March 20, 2012. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, March 23, 2012 at Locust ...
Phyllis Carol Cox Cline 84, of Buford, GA, died on March 20, 2012 from long-term complications of a stroke. Mrs. Cline was born January 26, 1928 in Hardy, KY ...
Sarah Elizabeth Spivey Cooper , age 87, of Lawrenceville died on March 19, 2012. Sarah was born in 1924 in Atlanta, the daughter of Oscar and Jennie Spivey. She graduated West ...
Mrs. Hazel Holland Maddox, age 83, of Dacula, GA and the Hog Mountain Community passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Russell ...
R. D. Crook, age 101, of Winder, GA passed away March 20, 2012. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553.
Mr. John Junior Holman, age 82, of Auburn, GA passed away on Monday, March 19, 2012. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford ...
Donald Wynn, age 72, of Lilburn, GA passed away on March 19, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010. www.stewartfh.com
Jimmy Ray Whitner, age 66, of Grayson, GA passed away on March 13, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010. www.stewartfh.com
Mrs. Euell Boggs Lancaster, age 93, of Buford, GA, passed away on March 21, 2012. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...
The Rev. Jay Victor Nickelson, 88, of Atlanta passed away peacefully on Friday, March 16, in the company of family members, at VistaCare Hospice at Emory University Hospital. He was ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Violet Gregory Clark, age 90, of Braselton, Ga. who passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson ...