SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Chatham County employees who work in downtown Savannah are getting free parking.
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday.
An estimated $120 million mixed-use development in east Cobb — or at least most of it — is moving forward, according to one of the principals behind it.
It remains to be seen if a judge’s ruling this month overturning validation of $35 million in bonds and accompanying tax abatements will derail development of a new grocery store in east Cobb. But analysts say the decision could have ripple effects on development authorities and counties acr…
Today marks the official beginning of fall. But in Georgia, that distinction doesn’t mean much. The current 5-day forecast shows we’re in for temperatures over 85 degrees with thunderstorms later in the week. Yes, you can expect temperatures in the 90s and humidity in the scorching range. Th…
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Allman Brothers Band founding member Dickey Betts has had successful surgery after slipping and hitting his head while playing with his dog in Florida.
A proposed mixed-use development with 153 homes that could be annexed into the city of Acworth has drawn concern from its residential neighbors — for a mix of reasons.
The News: Georgia’s Yellow Dot program is expanding to Dunwoody. According to Dunwoody police officials, Yellow Dot is a free program designed to help first responders provide life-saving medical attention during the first “golden hour” after a crash or other emergency. How does it work?: Re…
SPRING LAKE, N.C. (AP) — When the floodwaters from Florence receded, half the Starlite Motel was gone. A ragged lip of concrete edged parking spaces with no corresponding rooms, just a void of standing water and debris.
MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — Living thousands of miles apart as children Levi and Teodora Mitze-Circiumaru never knew their love for music would one day bring the two together - or to Meridian.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A local teen is being called a hero after police said he stepped in to assist two coworkers who had been stabbed in a shoplifting incident.
Just the other day I received an email from a Forsyth County resident about a cucumber plant that was in decline. He wanted to know what to do to get it back to “normal.” My response was, “There is nothing to do. It’s the end of the season for that cucumber plant, so pull it […]
An unexpectedly large amount of rock and a “significant” underground garbage pit are some of the surprises builders encountered in recent months as they worked to keep Paulding’s new jail on schedule and within budget.
The monthlong wait of more than a dozen Cobb nonprofits could end Tuesday night as Cobb commissioners are scheduled to again vote on a measure to allocate $850,000 in funding to the organizations after two delays.
With many in the Carolinas still experiencing the effects of Hurricane Florence, employees at Home Depot’s store support center in Vinings came together this week to offer some help.
DALLAS (AP) — America's rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. economy.
CUMBERLAND — Cobb’s development authority has approved the first step toward bonds and tax abatements for two new projects estimated to bring nearly a thousand new jobs to the county.
September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Belle de Jour Salon in Sandy Springs will support Cure Childhood Cancer by donating 100 percent of salon receipts Saturday, and 10 percent of salon service receipts throughout September. Belle de Jour Salon has hosted a Cure day eac…
A Marietta mother and her three children were killed Thursday morning in a fiery, eight-vehicle pile-up along Interstate-10 in Beaumont, Texas, about 80 miles northeast of Houston, police said.
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Independent investigation finds University of Maryland culpable in death of Terrapins football player Jordan McNair.
CANTON — A 300-unit apartment complex within the Riverstone development was approved Monday by the Canton Planning Commission with conditions that the developer contribute to road improvements to offset increased traffic.
ATLANTA (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is set to hit the Georgia campaign trail next week, making an appearance with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams.
A fallen firefighter with the Sandy Springs Fire Rescue Department was honored by his family today, the one-year anniversary of his death.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on a former Montana high school athletic trainer being sued for sexually abusing athletes (all times local):
ATLANTA (AP) — A group of ranking Georgia lawmakers is sounding the alarm about cost overruns from construction at a nuclear power plant near Augusta.
The city of Atlanta has announced the new date for the closure of the Powers Ferry Road bridge in Buckhead as part of a project to replace the structure. Delayed twice previously, the closure has been set for Oct. 1.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. was sentenced Friday to the maximum of 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver.
In a pregame ceremony Sept. 20, the Atlanta Braves Foundation announced it has contributed $315,000 to charities in Braves Country, and will award 29 local non-profit organizations with grants to fund their 2018-19 initiatives.
A portion of Univeter Road has been shut down because of an acid spill near the intersection of Chattin Drive, according to the Cherokee County Emergency Management Agency. Motorists are being asked to avoid the area. The spill occurred in a nearby industrial park.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The candidates running to become Georgia's next governor are clashing over whether the state should pass a law offering protection for citizens acting on religious belief.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A North Carolina woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges in a wreck that killed a Georgia man more than three years ago.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Former student athletes at a Montana high school say the school's former athletic trainer sexually abused them and dozens of others under the guise of boosting their athletic performance.
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have put up an American League East championship banner, but it's not the same one three men say they found on a suburban highway earlier this week.
For more than 103 years, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene hasn’t missed a beat as the world’s oldest continuously performing Yiddish theater to mostly sold-out audiences worldwide.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A girl from Honduras has been reunited with her family in New Hampshire after she was separated from them by the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy on illegal border crossings.
A production company has been filming a movie on Cherokee County jail property since Thursday, and will finish later today, according to jail officials.