ATLANTA (AP) -- Joe Johnson was exhausted by the time the Hawks and Utah Jazz had dragged each other into a fourth overtime -- in Atlanta's third game in three nights, no less.. "It was unbelievable," he said. "I just had to laugh it off. I've never played in
Pitcher allows three hits in six innings as Braves down Astros
Kentucky and Kansas round out the Final Four field in New Orleans.
One game is a grudge match between teams that know each other all too well. The other is a rare rematch between virtual strangers.The Final Four is set. In one game Saturday, Kentucky will play Louisville in an intrastate rivalry that puts Cardinals coach Rick Pitino against the school he
Tyshawn Taylor broke out of his slump in a big way Sunday, scoring 22 points and leading Kansas back to the Final Four with an 80-67 victory over former coach Roy Williams and top-seeded North Carolina
Tiger Woods finally brought the buzz back to the very thing that made him famous — winning.
Kentucky is taking its highlight show back to the Big Easy.
ATLANTA (AP) -- The shooting death of Trayvon Martin reverberated across Georgia on Sunday with "hoodie" church services, calls for lawmakers to strengthen gun laws and gatherings to remember the teen.. Activists in Atlanta are planning rallies to honor the 17-year-old, who was killed in February by a
ATLANTA (AP) -- A bill making its way through the Georgia Legislature could prevent illegal immigrants from being able to get a marriage license or access to water and sewage service in the state.. The bill sponsored by Sen. Barry Loudermilk, R-Cassville, has gotten a lot of attention because
Tony Stewart got his second NASCAR victory of the season Sunday when rain shortened the race at Auto Club Speedway by 71 laps
ATLANTA (AP) -- A provision in a Georgia measure that would overhaul the state's sentencing guidelines is raising concerns from some open-government advocates.. The sentencing reform bill approved by the House last week also includes a provision that restricts public access to arrest records of people who were later
The first three months of the year have yielded an unusually high number of killings in Gwinnett County. Police records show 17 homicides in the metro Atlanta county since January.
Results from Saturday's field event finals and the 1,600-meter run finals
Georgia has the second highest rate of childhood obesity in the United States; nearly 40 percent of the state's children are overweight or obese
Parent involvement is key at school, local officials said. The Gwinnett County Public School system has three chief ways it aims to keep parents involved with their students' academic progress and success.
When it comes to keeping kids in college, having them on a real campus is better than connecting them by the web.
Students from Arcado Elementary recently fared well in the WordMasters Challenge, a national language arts competition that challenges students to memorize the meanings of new words.
The Buford Lanier Woman's Club has scheduled its monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. April 11 at Sugar Hill Community Center, 1166 Church St., in Sugar Hill.
Learn new ways to get your children interested in healthy foods.
The Gwinnett Historic Courthouse is hosting the annual prom on March 30.
Children must be vaccinated before entering school, as well as before entering sixth grade
Local musicians to play benefit concert for Lawrenceville Co-op.
Buford Elementary School's Melanie Reed talks about the importance of physical activity in a young child's life.
The United Peachtree Corners Civic Association is hosting a yard and garden expo Monday.
Spring events abound at Fort Yargo State Park in Winder.
Senior citizens who wish to learn about how to avoid being scammed can visit the Lilburn City Hall on April 3, where Police Cap. Mike Johnson and Chief Bruce Hedley plan on discussing the topic.
By creating competitions or games, families can get extra exercise while having a good time.
Advanced Disposal will pick up discarded lawn and garden furniture, appliances and other furniture on regular pick up days
Wanda Law, who has built her teaching career in the county, is now leading North Gwinnett Middle School to high levels of achievement.
The Everett Music Barn, which opened in 1971, and changed ownership last year, will have an all-day event on April 14.
An update on construction progress, and how Suwanee Police will use the new 7,100 square foot facility in the Suwanee Gateway area.
The North Gwinnett Arts Association will host its second annual Plein Air event. It is a competition for residents to paint, photograph or assemble mixed media artwork of places in Suwanee.
A student from North Gwinnett High School was recently named the district's technical education student of the year during a special ceremony at the Gwinnett County Public Schools headquarters in Suwanee.
Matthew Melton is the captain of the North Gwinnett boys soccer team.
Mickey Mouse from Disney on Ice will visit the Suwanee branch of the Gwinnett County library.
Fifty pounds later, Linda Moore is a CrossFit fanatic, who is proving that age (she's 59) shouldn't stop you from being a workout wonder.
The second annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest has been moved to March 31 from July. There will be 101 breweries represented and winners of a home brew competition will be announced.
North Gwinnett's Donnie Miles ended the college football recruiting process by committing to North Carolina.
DULUTH -- Small business referrals can come from just about anywhere. For a Suwanee plastic surgeon, they even come from a member of a jury at a criminal trial.. Called to testify at a trial, Dr. Jeff Zwiren was asked about how he fixed a facial laceration for a man
Slayton -- Ford. Dan and Stephanie Slayton of Monroe, and John and Cheryl Dow of Collinsville, Miss., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Christine Slayton of Atlanta, to Brandon James Ford of Atlanta, son of Stephen and Dawn Ford, of Cedar Falls, Iowa.. The bride-elect is a graduate
Sheila Spinelli of Dahlonega, and Michael Payne of Sugar Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Donna Danielle Lee of Buford, to Aaron Raymond Davis of Buford, son of Sandra Davis of Lincoln Park, Mich., and Kerry Davis of Buford.. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Doris Dunson of
Litwin -- Smith. Natalie Christine Litwin and Brennen Riley Smith were married Oct. 8. Jeff Myer officiated the ceremony.. The bride is the daughter of Ed and Chris Litwin of Grayson. She is a graduate of Grayson High School and the Process Institute. She is employed with Genisys by Salon
Rev. Edwin T. Peevy, age 66, of Winder, GA, passed away Friday, March 23, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com
Shauna-Kaye Saint Hubert, age 29, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on March 17, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com ...
Carol Sue Sheering, age 74, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com
Wayne T. Smith, age 65 of Duluth, died March 23, 2012. A Funeral Mass will be said 11:00 AM Monday March 26, 2012 at the Catholic Church of St. Monica ...
Mrs. Mari Lou Watson, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. at ...
Mrs. Linda Louise Moon, age 70, of Winder, Georgia died March 23, 2012. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements. 770/867-1361. www.carterfhwinder.com
Sophie Martha Cloutier, age 93, of Norcross, GA, died March 23, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. 770-564-2726.
Louisville and Ohio State earned Final Four berths with victories in regional finals.