LONDON — No one would have guessed that Sabine Lisicki is allergic to grass as she joyfully rolled on the most famous rectangle of turf after surviving a heart-pumping, nerve-jangling epic to set up a mind-boggling Wimbledon final against Marion Bartoli.
More than a dozen local players appearing on eight different teams will participate in the World Wood Bat 17-Under National Championship baseball tournament, beginning today.. The East Cobb Patriots 17-Under Blue team, an Atlanta travel team that opens the tournament against Demarini Stars 17-Under Black at 9
MARIETTA -- Rain forced the cancellation of the remaining games of the World Wood Bat 18-Under National Championship on Thursday.. The round of 24 was set to be played Thursday morning at the East Cobb Baseball Complex and at Kell High School, but a steady rain both Wednesday night
Chris Johnson is easy to overlook on a Braves roster that focuses on the long-ball.. The third baseman, who mainly bats eighth in the order, has been one of the team's most consistent hitters all season.. He showed his ability to deliver the big hit again Tuesday against the
STEM institute planned for part of old Newton High; School board to decide on fate of remainder of building
The Newton County Board of Education is planning to discuss the future of the former Newton High School building on Ram Drive.
Covington Century Bike Ride set for Aug. 3.
Rockdale County students with limited English backgrounds continue to exceed most annual academic objectives.
A free summer movie series is coming to Olde Town.
After sitting vacant for several years, the hotel on Dogwood Drive near the Ga. Highway 138/Interstate 20 interchange is expected to be open for business in a few months.
The Newton County Jail Blotter for July 5, 2013.
July 4 is a holiday to not only remember those who fought for this country, but it also a time to remember what an amazing country our Founding Fathers established.
As this week unfolds we celebrate our nation and what our Founding Fathers brought forth. I bring to your attention a book worth reading ... "The Federalist Papers," written in modern language and edited by Mary E. Webster.
On my birthday several years ago, my family members gave me a gift of blueberry bushes. Loved ones even helped me plant them.
Rising water may call for drastic measures.