It took a while, but the anticipated shootout in Mill Creek's Class AAAAAA state quarterfinal game against North Cobb finally developed in the second half.
With more than 20 minutes of possession in the first half, Parkview put the brakes on Colquitt County's fast-paced offense, featuring 2,000-yard passer Cole Seagraves and 1,000-yard receiver Bobby Hill.
Momentum changed in an instant. Already leading 7-0 and dominating the time of possession, Parkview had marched down inside the 5-yard line with less than a minute to play in the second quarter with eyes on extending its lead in the Class AAAAAA quarterfinals.
It was 10 years ago when Greater Atlanta Christian and Early County met in the state football playoffs and hopefully it won't be another decade after the show these two teams put on Friday night at Spartan Stadium.
Before every game, Buford offensive lineman Josh Cardiello tells head coach Jess Simpson to run the ball to the left side of the line.
Friday night marked the fifth year in a row that Historic Old Town Suwanee has lit its caboose with glimmering Christmas lights for a crowd of thousands to enjoy.
Norcross' offense was good as expected Friday night at Chris Gilman Stadium. But few, especially homestanding Camden County, expected such a defensive effort by the No. 1 AAAAAA team in Georgia.
David Pollack, a three-time All-American at Georgia, has adjusted to a second career in broadcasting as part of ESPN's College GameDay.
A hundred years ago I earned my Eagle Scout Award.
In case you have been busy doing mundane stuff like eking out a living, you may have missed the news that there is a petition going around that would allow Georgia to secede from the union. As of this writing, there have been 24,579 signatures to the petition.. The impetus
Tommy Hanson, the starter in the Gwinnett Braves' first game in 2009, was once projected to be the ace of the Atlanta rotation for years and years to come.
Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts in Saturday's college football action
A closer look at how Gwinnett products are faring in college athletics
Florida State has no option but to stop the option if the Seminoles want to win their 13th ACC title.
The national championship could be decided with a dream matchup between two of college football's most storied programs: Notre Dame vs. Alabama. Of course, Georgia might have something to say about that.
Officials break ground Friday on a senior services expansion, funded by a federal grant.
For $12, see new 007 movie, get popcorn and soda and contribute to jail dog program
Gwinnett's former county administrator is up for Barrow post.
GCPS has had to seek new businesses to provide fresh bread to its students after Hostess shut down its operations just before Thanksgiving.
The third, and final, installment, of a look at Charlie Tinker's diary.
It's ironic, but the business research shows that when you overemphasize money, you make less of it. But when your noble purpose is to help customers, you drive more revenue.
A local pet sitter has begun a local effort as part of a national initiative aimed at helping homeless and hungry domestic animals.
The Braves have traded Tommy Hanson to the Los Angeles Angels for former closer Jordan Walden.
Oluyemisi and Olufemi Afuape allegedly used daycare to rake in $1.4 million in fraudulent Medicaid claims
James Snyder, 50, of Loganville cited for failure to maintain lane, driving on wrong side of the road
Federal agents and police raided a children's dentistry practice in a northwest Georgia town, saying they were responding to complaints that patients were improperly restrained.
Bob Kangas realized Wednesday night that one of two winning Powerball jackpot tickets — a record $587.5 million — had been bought in Arizona, but he didn't check his numbers.
Authorities say the Appalachian Trail at Springer Mountain and an access trial from Amicalola Falls State Park have reopened after a large wildfire in the area.
Authorities are investigating the death of a homeless man who was killed by a car as he pushed a shopping cart on an Athens street.
Authorities say they're searching for dozens of rifles stolen from a train car somewhere in metro Atlanta.
Authorities are investigating the death of a Covington woman who died after being struck by a pickup truck while crossing a street in Covington.
Matt Bryant kicked three field goals and the defense intercepted Drew Brees five times to beat the Saints 23-13 at the Georgia Dome.
Helen Wells, age 64 of Duluth, died November 28, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535. ￼
Mr. Terry “Jason” Casper, 32, of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away Tuesday November 27, 2012.
Mrs. Willie Agnes Casper, age 86, of Monroe, GA passed away November 28, 2012.
Robert W. Bennett, age 68 of Duluth, died November 28, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535. ￼
J. Alton Jones, age 84 of Buford, died November 28, 2012. A Graveside Service will be held 1:00 PM Saturday December 1, 2012 at White Chapel Memorial Gardens in Duluth ...