Social Circle is known for its Southern charm, Southern homes and Southern fried chicken. It's only fitting that visitors get a Southern welcome.
David Thomas has seemingly always had two dreams.
The riverside town of Porterdale may get a little wetter.
The 750-horsepower Pratt and Whitney Hornet engines turned over four propellers sending a beautiful yet chaotic melody of mechanical jazz to those encased in the belly of the flying time capsule that is the Liberty Foundation's B-17 Memphis Belle at the DeKalb-Peachtree Airport Thursday.
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Just because it's not officially football season, doesn't mean the Indian Creek Middle School team isn't hard at work.
Putting is probably the most personal element of the game of golf, there isn't one set standard of strokes, stances or grips. Sure there are certain guidelines all putters follow, but each element can be individualized.
For sportswriters, the summer months are an interesting time. On one hand, team sports slow down and games become fewer and fewer in between. On the other, it's a chance to find bigger stories and get a little more personal with athletes and their parents. With Newton County High School sports in a dormant state, it gave me a chance to look a little outside the county lines to athletes such as former Alcovy star ...
The American Legion Post 77 baseball team won the POW/MIA Tournament in Douglasville for the fourth straight time, the second in a row by the Jack Murphy-led Rockdale team.
Eastside's Keith Buckhault drove in eight runs combined in Rockdale Post 77's first two games of the American Legion POW/MIA Tournament in Douglasville this weekend.
Demetrius McCray is officially a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Before the Jaguars organized training activities (OTA's) began, Jacksonville signed the former Newton High standout on May 22. Under the NFL's collective bargaining agreement, seventh-rounders get a four-year contract with minimum salaries and a singing bonus based on their slot. According to The Florida Times Union, McCray's slot figure was a $66,964 signing bonus as the 210th overall pick, counting for $421,741 on the Jaguars' ...
For Michael Wilbanks, it's all about helping kids. Employed by Social Empowerment Center for the last two years, and Pathways for five years before that, his job is to work with children on Medicaid and those who have been through the court and Division of Family and Child Services system. As a member of Eastridge Community Church, he has helped kids in Honduras through mission work for the last 13 years. And in his spare ...
Before participating in last week's NCAA National Tournament, Jameel Abdul-Mateen changed his season by getting a little more confidence in his game.
The most successful coach in Alcovy High history is moving on. After five years as Alcovy's girls' basketball coach, Kidada Holtzclaw accepted the same position at South Gwinnett two weeks ago. Holtzclaw won 93 games after taking over the Lady Tigers in just their second year of existence. Before she came to Alcovy prior to 2008-09, the Lady Tigers won just 10 games, and Holtzclaw took them from a five-win season in 2008-09 to a ...
The season really never ends for the Newton boys' basketball team, which is hard at work four months after its last game.
Rockdale's American Legion baseball team continued to put up runs in dominant wins as it routed visiting Alpharetta 12-1 Sunday.
According to havefunfishing.com, Lake Oconee is full, 79-84 degrees, stained up the rivers and clear on the main lake.
The Georgia Revolution soccer team is still jockeying for position atop the Sunshine Division of the South Region after Friday's tie.
The joys of summer came to a halt recently, as a Conyers man died following a boat crash on Jackson Lake on May 21.
Mike Mills has already had a life-changing moment. Now he's seeking another. The first was 20 years ago, on May 2, as he was coming home from work in his hometown of Tupelo, Miss. It was around 12:15 a.m. when a drunk driver crashed into him. His car looked like a crushed tin can. Every bone on the left side of Mills' body was broken. He suffered a brain injury and severe damage to his ...