Michelle Wie did not go to Stanford to play golf, at least not the game that brought her worldwide fame as a teenager.
Eastside sophomore Anthony Henderson was red hot in the Eagles' opening round of the boys Region 4-AAA tournament on Tuesday, hitting eight 3-pointers and scoring 28 points in Eastside's 58-49 win over Stockbridge.
LOGANVILLE -- Through three quarters of a quarterfinal game against Winder-Barrow, C.J. Wilson hadn't done much scoring. But often the best players make their biggest impact in the final quarter, and such was the case for Wilson on Monday.. The Rockdale guard scored 15 of his 19 points in
As the regular season comes to an end, the Oxford College men's basketball team is once again in streak mode. After an 18-point loss to Gordon College on Feb. 4, the Eagles recorded back-to-back Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association victories.
Neither Salem nor Madison County could find much offense in their quarterfinal matchup Tuesday. But the Seminoles found enough in freshman Ayanna Mitchell.
Since I have long supported charter schools as a worthwhile experiment to improve educational performance, I was certainly ready to support HR 1162. Knowing that it would also deal with the Title 20 problems gave me even greater reason to vote yes.
HR 1162 would allow the state to create an unlimited number of state charter schools and to divert a school district's state funds plus an additional amount to the new charter schools as if they were part of the local school district.
Despite all the warning signs, the world was not quite ready to hear the news of Whitney Houston's death.
COVINGTON -- Pizza Hut restaurant on U.S. 278 was robbed Monday night at closing time by two men, according to the Covington Police Department.. "An employee stated that he was surprised by two black males as he exited the back door to dispose of garbage," said CPD Public Information
The county has adopted a program to assist Spanish-speaking residents.
One of the county's oldest buildings is soon to undergo repairs.
NCSS Superintendent Gary Mathews met with some recent Newton County high school graduates to gather information to help future graduates.
Jan Brown's kindergarten class at Live Oak Elementary School celebrated Valentine's Day with a wedding.
An assortment of dogs and cats are available this week for adoption from the Rockdale and Newton animal shelters.
Most combat veterans live and sleep with the nightmares of only one war, but Bill Edwardy of Conyers copes with the vivid memories of three.
After a season away from football, Randy Moss un-retires Monday and says he will play in the NFL next year.
Furman Bisher writes about Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers.