- State representative gives $500,000 to UGA law school Updated: Jul-31-15 1:53 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - The University of Georgia's law school says it has received a $500,000 gift from a state legislator to create a scholarship.
- Former pupils get diplomas after Ga. drops graduation exam Updated: Jul-24-15 3:32 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Clarke County schools officials say hundreds of former students have qualified to get their high school diplomas because of a state law that retroactively dropped a required graduation test.
- Former congressman Barrow to teach politics courses at UGA Updated: Jul-22-15 1:09 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - A former Georgia congressman who lost his seat after years of protesting partisan gridlock will soon be teaching a class on the subject.
- Man convicted in death of police officer in Athens Updated: Jul-20-15 8:43 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - A man who served as his own lawyer was found guilty Monday in the shooting death of a police officer in Athens and could face the death penalty.
- Newton County sheriff's deputy, 91, showing no signs of rust Updated: Jul-19-15 9:08 am
COVINGTON, Georgia - There are two oaths Jack Simpson has lived by for most of his entire life: "I will do my best to do my duty to God and County," and "If you sit around when you get older you will rust."
- Athens hires sidewalk scrubber to clean 'years of dirt' Updated: Jul-16-15 7:16 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Athens-Clarke County is paying a new employee $25,000 to scrub years of grimy buildup from the city's downtown sidewalks.
- Thieves steal equipment worth $28,000 from Athens business Updated: Jul-15-15 6:59 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Police say thieves stole a pair of trucks and landscaping equipment worth a combined total of more than $28,000 from an Athens business.
- Uga IX mascot retiring, likely successor is grandson Updated: Jul-12-15 11:23 am
ATHENS, Georgia - A new Uga mascot is likely sometime this fall on the sidelines of Sanford Stadium.
- A well-crafted welcome: Winterville builds park gate Updated: Jul-11-15 3:56 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Coinciding with Pittard Park's story of rejuvenation as it welcomes new facilities and trails is a story of blood, sweat and tears accompanying the park's new steel arch entrance crafted by Beverly Babb.
- Statewide trail network envisioned in Georgia Updated: Jul-10-15 1:39 pm
ATLANTA - A loose coalition of trail lovers is morphing into an organization with ambitious plans to create a statewide trail network.
- Athens to test Sunday bus service Updated: Jul-10-15 9:14 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Athens will start testing bus service on Sundays.
- Univ. of Georgia sets new fundraising record at $144 million Updated: Jul-08-15 9:41 am
ATHENS, Georgia - The University of Georgia has broken its record for gifts and pledges to the school.
- Billy Dilworth _veteran Georgia, SC journalist - dies at 80 Updated: Jul-03-15 5:52 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Billy Dilworth, a veteran journalist whose career touched newspapers, radio and television stations in Georgia and South Carolina, has died, a coroner said Friday. He was 80.