The Davis family on the set of ‘Today with Hoda & Jenna.’
DALTON, Ga. — The Dalton City Council on Monday officially named the western-most part of city-owned West Hill Cemetery for the late Harry "Suitcase" Simpson, a Dalton native and Major League Baseball player.
TIFTON — The Daughters of the American Revolution, Tallassee Chapter donated a Georgia state flag to Tift County High School’s GA 51st JROTC to honor Georgia Day on Feb. 12.
VALDOSTA — During a city council meeting in late 2019, two ladies stood up during the "citizens to be heard" portion to complain about how hard it was to do any grocery shopping in Valdosta's south side.
DALTON, Ga. — Dalton Public Schools is working to enhance employee retention and continually striving to improve student success, school board members were told this week.
MAYO — Finding a way to stop Lafayette striker Emmanuel Tovar is no easy task. Saint Joseph Academy had no answer for him or the rest of the Hornets during the second half of Wednesday’s regional quarterfinal match.
ATLANTA — Raising the age for juveniles to be charged as adults in Georgia from 17 to 18 years old could require millions of dollars to construct new detention centers, according to officials in the state Department of Juvenile Justice.
DALTON, Ga. — Local STAR students and their teachers were celebrated Monday during a meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Dalton, with Christian Heritage School's Leo Lin the system winner for Dalton schools and Northwest Whitfield High School's Kellen Martin the system winner for Whitfield County Schools.
DALTON, Ga. — Thanks to three substantial grants — and the indefatigable fundraising efforts of teacher Julie Norton — Coahulla Creek art students now have access to a kiln for ceramics pieces.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Downtown Moultrie Association continues its streak of fundraisers to support the downtown Moultrie enhancement projects with the sale of its official shirts. The hope is to bring in $30,000 more before March 31.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — When establishing the foundation to the Suwannee High girls weightlifting program two years ago, coach Brittney Shearer envisioned winning a state championship: in five years.
TIFTON — Ruben Carbajal is set to graduate in 2020 after completing course work for his junior and senior years of high school as a tenth grader.
DALTON, Ga. — The I-Box, designed to attract customers to imperfect foods, and Sub-Zero, which preserves melting ice cream, won top marks from judges Monday at Blue Ridge School during the finals of the school's Bright Spark design competition.
ATLANTA (AP) — Gov. Brian Kemp's budget director on Tuesday apologized to top House budget writers, answering criticism that Kemp's administration hasn't been forthcoming enough with Georgia lawmakers about his spending plans.
DALTON, Ga. — When Whitfield County voters go to the polls for the May 19 general primary, they’ll have an opportunity to decide the fate of a four-year, $66 million Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST).
VALDOSTA – The dean of Valdosta State University's College of Science and Mathematics was arrested and charged with child sex crimes over the weekend, according to authorities.
OCILLA — Two members of the Class A state champion Irwin County Indians inked deals Wednesday as part of college football’s National Signing Day. D.J. Lundy is going to Florida State while Jamorri Colson will play for Iowa Western.
ATLANTA — When the U.S. Census is tallied, prison inmates will be included in the count for the town nearest to the prison where they are being held — not the communities where they once lived.
ATLANTA — Lawmakers, hospitals and insurers agree: it’s time to remove the patient as the middle man between navigating their insurance and hospital services.
ATLANTA — A new bill would allow adoption agencies to refuse prospective parents on the basis of religious beliefs, concerning advocates that it would lead to LGBTQ couple discrimination.
THOMASVILLE — An eight-acre West Jackson Street site is being prepared to become the site of a support and call center for 21 Ashley Home Stores.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County drug investigators made several arrests last week — including two incidents where children were near methamphetamine.
DALTON, Ga. — Dalton Middle School eighth-graders had the opportunity to “pounce” on potential futures last week as they visited Dalton High School and Morris Innovative High School. Pounce Days allowed eighth-graders not only to tour the buildings, but also gain a sense of how their lives might look in high school, said Matt Phillips, an assistant principal at the middle school. “We’re trying to give them an experience.”
CHATSWORTH, Ga. — Chatsworth’s Phenna Petty is among the new members appointed to the state Board of Education by the governor and she’s excited to dive into another new project.
- Valdosta Football Coach Alan Rodemaker
- UPDATE: Rodemaker ouster stands by 5-4 vote
- UPDATE: Other suspects identified in online child sex crimes sting
- UPDATE: Wanted daycare worker turns herself in
- Rodemaker still out as Valdosta head coach
- EDITORIAL: Show up, BOE owes public answers
- Wiregrass grad opens Atlanta restaurant
- Valdosta prison inmate dies; homicide suspected
- Why was Rodemaker pushed out?
- UPDATE: Now-former VSU dean bond set at $25k