In a long-awaited ruling released this morning, the state Supreme Court struck down a state commission that could approve charter schools over the objection of local boards of education.
Carlos Santana on Sunday used baseball's annual Civil Rights Game as a platform to admonish Georgia and Arizona for their new immigration laws.
Both the Knights and Lady Knights put their seasons on the line today in the Elite 8 round of the GISA Class AAA state playoffs in Atlanta.
Water levels on the Mississippi River reach a critical level, forcing residents living in vulnerable areas to evacuate.- Michael Kunzelman, The Associated Press
A minimum of 400-500 contest entries are expected in an upcoming flower show in Albany.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Matt Kenseth pulls away late on the strength of a two-tire pit stop to win the Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway.
K.J. Choi pars the island-green 17th in a playoff with David Toms to win The Players Championship for his first tour win in three years.
Kevin Durant scores 39 points and Russell Westbrook has his first playoff triple-double to give the Thunder a 105-90 victory, while Chicago blows a tight game wide open in the fourth quarter to win Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Atlanta Braves' Dan Uggla starts the season poorly at the plate, but each game he plays, he'll give you a good day's work, expensive as it may be.
Atlanta's Dan Uggla, who began the day hitting only .196, has two hits on Sunday against the Phillies, including an eighth-inning home run.
Christian Liggin, The Herald's 2010 Player of the Year, left Lee County as arguably the most accomplished golfer in school history -- and now she's on the path to leaving the same mark at Coastal Georgia, which she led in her freshman year to the NJCAA Division II National Championships that opens today in Daytona Beach, Fla.