Following a week in which they played three games in four days, the Oxford College men's basketball team will have a few days of relative rest prior to beginning play in the GACA Division III tournament on Saturday, March 3.
A surging Rick Santorum is making increasingly harsh remarks about President Barack Obama, questioning not just the president's competence but his motives and even his Christian values.
An unmistakable dynamic is playing out in the money game among Republican presidential candidates: New "super" political action committees are growing more powerful than the campaigns they support.
CONYERS -- For 68 minutes in Tuesday's showdown with Class AAAAA No. 10 Parkview, the Heritage girl's soccer team didn't have a single shot on goal. But it was the last four minutes that made the difference. University of Florida signee Arielle Gunderson scored with 4:32 left for the only
COVINGTON -- Salem's baseball team got off to a rough start Monday in Covington. Though the Seminoles led after two innings, the host Tigers' bats exploded in a 14-4 victory in five innings.. "I was very disappointed that we didn't compete better than this," said Salem coach Chad Kitchens
CONYERS -- A lot of scoring took place in Tuesday's Rockdale-Walnut Grove game. Unfortunately it was all from the Lady Warriors as the Class AAA team beat Rockdale 8-0.. Walnut Grove's Sophia Matonak had a hat trick, scoring the first three goals of the game.. While Walnut Grove had
A New Jersey man found guilty of murder Friday has been sentenced to death.
The fifth week of the legislative session continued at a steady pace, with 12 bills and resolutions reaching the floor of the House for a vote.
Washington was perhaps the perfect person to serve as the first president, because of his lack of ambition and his high character and sense of duty.
Now is the time to be bold. Embrace the new productive way to spend tax dollars and look to a better educated workforce to lure national and international companies to Georgia.
Black (liberal) history month. While black history is important, the way it is most often presented through a liberal political lens skews the contributions and examples of blacks who do not toe the liberal line. One especially sees this in the civil rights establishment's response to Justice Clarence Thomas and
The Newton County Sheriff's Office investigated a powder found in a package at the U.S. Post Office on the Covington Bypass on Tuesday.
The City Council wil delay approval of a new probation services provider until the city attorney reviews the RFP to make sure it passes legal muster.
Rockdale County native Katherine Davis admitted to being a "spoiled brat" growing up, but her life changed after high school when she became a Marine.
A toxic substance scare at the U.S. Postal Service Annex at ByPass Road Tuesday afternoon turned out to be a false alarm.
NCSS Superintendent Gary Mathews met with some recent Newton County high school graduates to gather information to help future graduates.
Two people were arrested after they allegedly tried to recycle stolen items.
Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Lenten season.
Georgia lawmakers plan to outline how they will pay for charter schools created by the state if a constitutional amendment passes.
ATLANTA (AP) -- As a Republican lawmaker seeks to tighten rules on when a woman can get an abortion, a Democratic lawmaker is protesting the move by introducing a bill limiting vasectomies.. There are significant hurdles for either bill passing this year, but they illustrate the divide over the contentious
Questions to ask before adopting a pet:. -- Can I make a long-term commitment to this pet?. -- Will I be able to spend enough time with a new pet?. -- Am I prepared for the cost a new pet will bring?. -- Which pet is right for my
The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 13,000 on Tuesday for the first time since before the 2008 financial crisis.
Three university of Georgia scientists have received a three-year grant to study the effects of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem.
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- Gainesville's city council is considering a lease agreement that would allow Brenau University to operate the Georgia Mountains Center for the next decade.. University officials say they hope to use the convention center for graduate-level health studies programs, such as physical education. Brenau officials say
Leaders of the nation's largest Protestant denomination have endorsed an optional alternative name for the Southern Baptist Convention.
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp wants a massive reform of the system that licenses and doles out discipline for Georgia professionals.