Sheriff: Teen staged shooting for attention
BYRON, Ga. (AP) ? Authorities say two teenagers are being charged after what police believe was a staged shooting in central Georgia. Peach County Sheriff Terry Deese says a 15-year-old Byron resident reported being shot by an unknown assailant on Friday. But Deese tells The Telegraph (http://bit.ly/1rlXXHL ) the report was false and a shooting was staged to get attention. Deese says the 15 ...
Mr. Cecil H. Scott
Mr. Cecil H. Scott, age 80 of Jonesboro passed away December 5, 2014.
Anderson Bowen leads Thursday Snowball Derby SLM practice
Anderson Bowen topped the overall speed charts Thursday for this weekend's Snowball Derby at 5 Flags Speedway. / Photo: Brandon Reed A trio of Georgia based teams led Thursday's practice for the 47th annual Snowball Derby, slated for Sunday afternoon at 5 Flags Speedway in Pensacola, FL.
Racers geared up to chase Snowball Derby victory
Erik Jones picked up his second Snowball Derby victory a 5 Flags Speedway in 2013 after Chase Elliott's car failed post-race inspection. / Photo: Matt Weaver
Senior Nick Soto is No. 14 at 133 this week.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team is back in action this weekend against Purdue and North Carolina. The Mocs host the Boilermakers on Friday, Dec. 12 and take on the Tar Heels in Atlanta, Ga., on Sunday, Dec. 14.
Cornelius had vision to create church he pastors
Dexter Cornelius of the Vine of New Life Worship Center has a vision for the church he pastors. Literally. Click to Continue »
Penny Marshall Returns to Baseball With New Film
The director of 'A League of Their Own' will tackle the true story of Effa Manley, who rose to fame in the sport while managing the National Negro League?s Newark Eagles in the 1930s and '40s
Gris: Santa grew into the role
BYRON -- Once upon a time, George Turner was sent home from school and told to shave. Click to Continue »
Greenway Health Announces Partnership with PGA TOUR Professional Blayne Barber
Greenway Health? announced today its corporate sponsorship of PGA TOUR professional Blayne Barber, one of golf?s rising stars. Beginning with the Sony Open Jan. 15-18 at the Waiala
MaxPreps Top 10 high school football games of the week
Photos by Neil Fonville/Robbie Rakestraw, Graphic by Ryan Escobar No. 2 Allen will see if it can survive yet again in the Texas playoffs, this time against No. 7 Skyline. Only two weekends of high school football remain in the 2014 season, but that doesn't mean there's a shortage of big-time matchups to preview in the latest MaxPreps Top 10 Games of the Week. This is semifinals weekend in the ...