When Shawn Reynolds returned the opening kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown, the avalanche was just beginning.
Collins Hill coach Kevin Reach was looking for a complete game full of effort and lack of mistakes. He was pleased with what he saw as Collins Hill rolled to a 40-7 Region 7-AAAAAA victory over Mountain View on Friday night.
INDIANAPOLIS -- Lindsey Harding scores 23 points to lead the Atlanta Dream in a 75-66 win over the Indiana Fever in the Eastern Conference semifinals on Friday night.. WNBA scoring leader Angel McCoughtry added 16 points and nine rebounds for Atlanta, which beat Indiana in three games in the East
ATLANTA -- Lucas Duda's three-run homer in the seventh gave New York the lead, Jonathon Niese pitched seven strong innings for his third straight win and the Mets beat Tim Hudson and the Braves 3-1 on Friday night.. The Braves, who have wrapped up at least a wild-card
At age 40 and after 19 years with the Braves,Chipper Jones is retiring.
GSSA head refutes claims on charter schools. With the vote on the charter school amendment just over a month away, the heat is getting intense. I know. I have felt it. I wrote a column a few weeks ago giving the pro-charter folks an opportunity to make their case
MEDINAH, Ill. -- Keegan Bradley made Friday at the Ryder Cup feel like the best day of his life, and it wasn't too shabby for the rest of the Americans. Bradley led a strong performance by rookies on both teams at Medinah by teaming with Phil Mickelson for two wins
Martin Truex Jr. waited a lifetime for the triumphant feeling of winning a Cup race. When he took the checkered flag at Dover International Speedway in June 2007, Truex's boyhood dream came true -- at a spot he considers his hometown track.
First-year defensive coordinator Mike Nolan keeps putting the Atlanta Falcons in position to make big plays. The Falcons' pass rush and coverage schemes have created 11 takeaways, tops in the NFL through the first three games.
A quick look at where to watch former Gwinnett standouts in today's college football action
A look at how Gwinnett products are doing at the college level
Plan for the future all you want, but don't put your happiness on hold until it gets here. Start being happy today, you won't regret it.
Putting up a gate in front of our house was more difficult than I imagined. What wasn't a surprise, is that my idea for the design won out.
Coach Paul Johnson wants Georgia Tech to forget about its Atlantic Coast Conference record and focus solely on Middle Tennessee.
Derek Dooley has good credentials when it comes to Georgia football history. As the son of former longtime Georgia coach and athletic director Vince Dooley, Derek Dooley was 12 when the Bulldogs won the 1980 national championship.
Rush Limbaugh's show is moving from WGST to WSB radio effective Oct. 1, according to a press release from wsbradio.com.
Police report large decline in major crimes after a "troop surge" in Gwinnett's south precinct
Gwinnett School of Math, Science and Technology recently earned state certification as a STEM school. The deputy state superintendent for curriculum, instruction and assessment showed up at the school Friday to present addministrators with a banner in commemoration.
Suwanee man charged with stalking, public indecency after police said he exposed himself to women in a Wal-Mart store.
Mark Gary, former Gwinnett planning commissioner, charged Sept. 5 with bribery
A Jefferson woman is being held on entering auto and drug-related charges at the Barrow County Detention Center after a botched theft in the parking lot of a Winder YMCA.
The center celebrates its 33 anniversary.
Americans participating in the Drug Enforcement Agency's last four take-back events have turned in nearly 1.6 million pounds of prescription drugs
Report of graffiti leads to arrest in Duluth of four alleged gang members, police say.
Three local judges, DeKalb assistant district attorney nominated for open Superior Court Judge spot
The annual event is held Oct. 5 and 6.
AMERICUS, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities in south Georgia are investigating the death of a college student at a fountain on the campus of South Georgia Technical College in Americus.. Sumter County Chief Deputy Col. Eric Bryant tells The Americus Times-Recorder that the 19-year-old woman was pulled from
Studio Movie Grill officially opens Nov. 2 at 3850 Venture Drive in Duluth.
MACON (AP) -- Television personality Katie Couric is reflecting on the life of her father -- who began his journalism career in Georgia -- as Mercer College dedicates a new journalism center.. Couric says that her father, Mercer alumnus John Couric, was passionate about the profession and that "his heart really belonged
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- A judge sentenced a man to life in prison without parole in the beating and stomping death of Bobby Tillman at a Douglasville party.. Douglas County Superior Court Judge William McClain handed down the sentence Friday for 20-year-old Tracen Franklin.. Franklin, who was 18
ATLANTA (AP) -- The greater the risk of contamination at a food plant, the more often it will be inspected under a new system being rolled out in Georgia.. Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black said his department is in the process of overhauling its food inspection program.. Previously, Georgia food inspectors
The Suwanee Police Department has put in a shooting policy at its new police substation and training facility.
ATLANTA (AP) -- University of Georgia President Michael Adams says the school plans to move ahead with budget cuts that would eliminate about 130 positions.. Plans submitted to the state indicate that many of the positions are vacant or filled temporarily by rehired retirees. Plans submitted to the state also
ATLANTA (AP) -- The 2010 Census found that one out of 50 Georgians described themselves as mixed-race, a notable increase from 2000.. Georgia was one of nine states where the number of residents who claimed at least two races increased by at least 70 percent between the last two
MONROE (AP) -- Detectives in a northeast Georgia county say they've identified a man whose body was found in a trash bin, but how he died remains a mystery.. Monroe police said 60-year-old Raul C. Alayon, a native of Uruguay who lived in Loganville, died of "blunt force
ATLANTA (AP) -- The committee charged with finding a new University of Georgia president is working behind closed doors. But according to statements from UGA, the group will be active this fall.. Search consultant Bill Funk held a public forum in Athens on Wednesday. In the coming weeks, the 21
Murlene Turner Findley, 77, of Buford, formerly of Duluth passed away Wednesday September 26, 2012. She is survived by her husband of 54 years Guy Ben Findley, daughters Frankie Findley ...
Mrs. Peggy Sue Love, age 69, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, GA 30542.
Monique Nicole Marlowe, age 25, Auburn, GA passed away September 21, 2012.
Jonathan Thompson Durham, 26, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away September 22, 2012. He is survived by his son, Landon; parents, Todd and Dana Durham; Jim and Tabitha Thompson; brother and ...
Ulis R. (Bob) Buckner Jr. passed away on September 26, 2012 at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Mr. Buckner was born on August 6, 1937 in Pruden, Tennessee to ...
Fitzgerald Scott, Sr., age 48, of Petersburg, VA passed away on September 24, 2012. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel. 770-277-4550. ￼