- Vince Dooley's '57 Auburn ring turns up in Ga pawn shop Updated: May-29-15 7:43 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Former University of Georgia football coach Vince Dooley has reclaimed something he thought he'd never see again: The national championship ring he won while working as an assistant coach at Auburn University in 1957.
- Charges dropped for man who smashed car window, saved dog Updated: May-20-15 4:50 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Authorities have dropped the charges against an Athens veteran who was arrested after breaking a window to free a dog from a hot car.
- Athens woman accused of abusing elderly in home Updated: May-16-15 5:10 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - An Athens woman accused of running an authorized personal care home has been charged with abusing elderly residents.
- Georgia GOP delegates back passage of religious liberty bill Updated: May-16-15 4:47 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Georgia Republicans on Saturday backed passage of a state law preventing government infringement on religious beliefs, which opponents say could be used as a shield for discriminating against gay or transgender people.
- Cruz promises detailed tax plan 'soon' Updated: May-15-15 9:04 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Presidential candidate Ted Cruz said Friday that he will release in the coming weeks details of his promised "simple, flat tax" to replace existing graduated income tax rates.
- In Ga., Rubio promises 'transformational change' Updated: May-15-15 4:31 pm
- Christie to Georgia GOP: I'm a truth-teller and winner Updated: May-15-15 2:03 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is pitching himself to Georgia Republicans as a truth-telling winner from a traditionally Democratic state.
- Georgia Republicans gather, hear from presidential hopefuls Updated: May-15-15 7:22 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Georgia Republicans will hear from three White House hopefuls as the party gathers for its annual convention.
- Firefighters respond to large blaze at abandoned Athens mill Updated: May-14-15 8:40 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Firefighters in northeast Georgia are responding to a large blaze at an abandoned mill.
- Georgia WR Blake Tibbs to transfer for final 2 years Updated: May-13-15 5:30 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Georgia wide receiver Blake Tibbs, who couldn't earn a prominent role in Georgia's offense the last two seasons, will transfer to another school for his final two years of eligibility.
- Athens police officer arrested on child molestation charges Updated: May-13-15 5:58 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Police say an Athens-Clarke County police officer has been arrested for child molestation after a juvenile victim reported a sexual assault several years ago.
- Man arrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car Updated: May-12-15 3:58 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Georgia state law allows an individual to break a car window to save a child in distress, but the same protection does not apply when a pet's life is at stake, as one man has quickly found out.
- Michigan man builds haven for rescued alligators Updated: May-08-15 4:13 am
ATHENS TOWNSHIP, Michigan - At 9 feet long and around 350 pounds, the alligator known as Godzilla lives up to his name: A body plated with pointed, armor-like scales known as scutes. Massive jaws that hold up to 80 sharp teeth and snap shut on reflex. A powerful tail.
- UGA researcher leads project to improve blueberry processing Updated: May-05-15 12:22 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - An associate professor at the University of Georgia is trying to find a better way to harvest blueberries, the state's leading fruit crop.