Heavy rains early this week led to the closure of several roads in and around Austell this week.
Thanksgiving is just a week away, and 1,000 local families in need will have a homemade dinner with all the trimmings thanks to Marietta’s Center for Family Resources and an army of volunteers and donors.
In response to a court order handed down Tuesday requiring the Georgia Secretary of State’s office to extend the deadline to certify votes and to expand its efforts to count provisional ballots, Georgia’s new secretary of state, Robyn Crittenden announced that the office is complying with th…
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on an appeal court hearing in the case of Cardell Hayes, convicted of manslaughter in the 2016 death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith (all times local):
A state environmental advocacy coalition has published its annual water pollution report, accusing state leaders, politicians and large companies like Georgia Power of weakening environmental protections, polluting water with toxic coal ash dumping and “threatening the health of Georgia’s wa…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The next generation of biotech food is headed for the grocery aisles, and first up may be salad dressings or granola bars made with soybean oil genetically tweaked to be good for your heart.
ATLANTA (AP) — Hurricane relief proposals totaling $470 million in funding and tax incentives are headed for a Thursday floor vote in the Georgia House.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The awarding of Amazon's second headquarters to two affluent localities has fanned intense speculation around a key question: For the winning cities, will the economic payoff prove to be worth the cost?
Now in its 50th anniversary season, the Alliance Theatre in Midtown will celebrate the opening of its ninth production on Broadway when “The Prom” opens Thursday.
An Acworth concrete contractor has been indicted on a charge of trying to bribe an Internal Revenue Service employee to falsify audits of the contractor’s state and federal tax returns, U.S. Attorney Byung J. Pak said Wednesday.
Paulding County firefighters Jacob Nunnery and Jared Brackett helped deliver baby Mercy H. recently at the Yorkville Market gas pumps in west Paulding, the fire department reported on its Facebook page.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former students who say they're victims of sexual misconduct by an Ohio State University team doctor allege more than 20 school officials and employees, including athletic directors, knew concerns about how he treated young men but didn't stop him.
Super District 7 Commissioner Gregory Adams is partnering with Pinch of Excellence’s CEO, Michelle Stanton, on “Bags of Love.” Bags of Love is a clothing drive that will provide homeless citizens in DeKalb with sleeping bags, hats, gloves, heavy duty socks and other garments which will offer…
The DeKalb County Sanitation Division will offer free residential bulky item curbside collection every Friday and Saturday from Nov. 30 through Dec. 22 as part of the Operation Holiday Clean Sweep 2018 campaign.
All proceeds from the Malon D. Mimms One Day Invitational Doubles Pickleball Tournament Nov. 10 were donated to the Boys and Girls Clubs which exceeded $2,500.
CANTON – More than 16 miles of residential county streets are expected to be repaved next year, thanks to a Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant expected to be awarded to the county by the Georgia Department of Transportation.
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers suing President Donald Trump over his decision to end special protections shielding certain immigrants from deportation are seeking unaired footage from his reality TV show "The Apprentice" to try to bolster their case alleging the move was racially motivated, the attor…
The Canton Police Department was awarded the Agency of the Year from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety for the Appalachian Trail Traffic Enforcement Network (ATTEN) district in Georgia.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Light snow fell in Mississippi as lingering precipitation mixed with cold temperatures to send the Deep South into the freezer.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — DraftKings and Resorts Casino are firing the latest shot in New Jersey's sports book arms race, with a full-fledged sports betting facility due to open in a week.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Inmates at a Georgia detention center have sent a letter expressing their condolences to the family of a slain police officer and other local law enforcement.
Sandy Springs resident Dunn Neugebauer, the sports information director at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School in Sandy Springs, believes he is very fortunate.
A third performance of one of the most anticipated holiday musical stage performances in metro Atlanta, “Cirque Dreams Holidaze” at the Fox Theatre in Midtown, has been added to the schedule.
The Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta series is bringing Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas,” the stage adaptation of the classic film, to the Fox Theatre Tuesday through Dec. 2.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama steel company is being fined more than $320,000 by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration over hazardous working conditions.
CHICAGO (AP) — Michelle Obama began her 12-stop book tour Tuesday by sitting with Oprah Winfrey before a sold-out audience at the home arena of the Chicago Bulls, speaking on everything from piano lessons and washing socks to crying on a plane the day her family moved out of the White House …
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's ongoing recount battle will head back to a courtroom on Wednesday as lawyers for Democrats ask a federal judge to set aside the state law that mandates that a vote be thrown out if signatures on mail ballot envelopes don't match the signature on file wi…
ATLANTA (AP) — After two federal court rulings and a flurry of legal filings over a 24-hour period, uncertainty still hangs over Georgia's midterm elections, including the still undecided race for governor.
Venues in the communities of Atlantic Station, Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs will host holiday events later this month and in December:
Michelle Obama's 12-stop jaunt across the country — and an ocean — is not your average book tour. Of course, the former first lady is not your average author.