COVINGTON - A suspected burglar received a close call in the early morning hours Sunday when he sustained a gunshot wound to just two fingers after he was shot at four times with a 9mm handgun, according to an incident report completed by Officer Stanley Moore of the Covington Police Department
OXFORD - A zebra named Barcode that made national headlines when he became part of a prank at Oxford College earlier this year has been confiscated from his owners by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division.
Lofty expectations did in Eric Mangini and Romeo Crennel, as their teams' seasons crumbled from high hopes to demoralizing finishes.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Atlanta coach Mike Smith can only hope John Abraham and Lawyer Milloy are quick healers.
Staff Photos: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith
COVINGTON - A parent of an Indian Creek Middle School eighth-grader is fighting the Newton County Board of Education after the school principal gave her son in-school suspension for wearing a Barack Obama T-shirt following the November election.
ATLANTA - Joe Johnson scored 25 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Denver Nuggets 109-91 on Monday night to close out an important homestand with a long-awaited milestone.
Alcovy boys, Newton girls win at Sweet South Eastside girls collect third-place finish in Hooptacular
The Alcovy boys and Newton girls basketball teams collected opening round victories at the Sweet South Classic on Monday in Madison.
ATLANTA - LSU coach Les Miles said Monday it was premature to discuss possible changes on his coaching staff before Wednesday night's Chick-fil-A Bowl against Georgia Tech.
COVINGTON - A Papa John's Pizza delivery man was robbed at knifepoint and assaulted around 10:15 p.m. Friday, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.