As a child, I remember hearing the older folk say, "You'll know the tree by the fruit it bears."
It was a cold day -- we've had a few of those lately -- and I was the guest of Butch Houston of Nashville, who founded a small insurance company, Life of the South, with a very simple slogan: "Your company will like our company."
The U.S men's figure-skating team is in its best form since Brian Boitano's glory days.
The quest continues to find out exactly where golfing superstar Tiger Woods is.
So much for the New York Jets going to the Super Bowl, according to AP columnist Jim Litke. He feels their season will end at Indianapolis.
Serena Williams, in her first Grand Slam match since her outburst at the U.S. Open, beats Urszula Radwanska, 6-2 and 6-1 in the first round of the Australian Open.
Gregory Campbell's second-period goal is held up by Florida as the Panthers defeat the Atlanta Thrahers, 1-0, in NHL action.
Atlanta had won three games in a row before Monday afternoon's game against Oklahoma City. The Thunder, however, ended it with a 94-91 victory at Philips Arena.
Jamar Samuels leads the way, scoring 20 points while Kansas State upsets the top-ranked Texas Longhorns, 71-62.
Less than one week after hiring a defenisve coordinator, the Georgia Bulldogs hire UConn assistant Scott Lakatos as the secondary coach.
The Randolph Southern boys and girls split with Ashford, Ala.
Herald Top 5 High School Basketball Poll: Week 6 (UPDATED: fixes opponents for Lee County, Monroe girls)
The Monroe girls break into the top 5 while the Bainbridge boys move one spot to No. 3.
Former Westover star Aairon Savage's father confirms newspaper reports from over the weekend that his son, who has missed the past two seasons at Auburn due to injury, will apply for a medical waiver in hopes of getting a sixth year of eligibility.
Marietta Democrat Beth Farokhi's platform includes curtailing testing and providing more support for teachers.- Ethan Fowler, education writer
A church-sponsored event will include informational sessions led by experienced Southwest Georgia employers.Cathy Higgins, features writer
Georgia Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond offers a passionate speech at Monday's King Day Celebration.J.D. Sumner, government writer
Police say an elderly man involved in a deadly hit-and-run Saturday night died instantly from the impact.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
A long-time local pastor remembers his civil rights work alongside Martin Luther King Jr.J.D. Sumner
Refugee camps are being set up in the Dominican Republic for displaced Haitians.J.D. Sumner, government writer