PORTERDALE - City Council members will hold an Aug. 20 work session to come up with a plan to deal with a projected $108,000 shortfall in revenues for 2010. City department heads will be asked to come to the meeting to speak in support of their budgets.
PORTERDALE - Raise taxes or cut expenditures - those are the two options presented to City Council members at a work session on Tuesday night by City Manager Tom Fox.
COVINGTON - A Covington man faces charges in connection with the death of a 6-year-old who was hit by an SUV after getting off a MARTA bus with her mother in Clarkston Tuesday afternoon.
CONYERS - When Kim Campbell's cousin Timothy Clements was murdered in June, she knew she had to help the family out.
CONYERS - Ed Bingham grips the Wii video game controller in his hand and poses before his roll as he and other Remington House residents play a game of Wii bowling.
COVINGTON - A new season brings new hopes for the Lady Tigers softball team as it gets ready to start its season with a mixture of experience and new players with eight freshman and 10 returners.
ATLANTA - Adam LaRoche gave the Braves the lead with a seventh-inning homer, his second of the game, and Atlanta continued its second-half surge by beating the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Wednesday night.
FLOWERY BRANCH - When Michael Turner arrived at training camp a year ago, he had to put all doubts out of his mind.
COVINGTON - Trying to turn around a team that finished 3-17 in 2008 is enough to think about, but Salem softball coach Stephanie Bassett has to do it while rebuilding half the roster.
It's hard to believe a conference with Miami and Florida State could lose its swagger. The Hurricanes and Seminoles in their heydays practically invented the term.