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ATLANTA — Georgia gas prices increased alongside rising crude oil prices. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $3.83 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday’s state average is 12 cents more than a week ago, 3 cents more than last month and $1.08 more than this time l…

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Thirteen years ago, the personal injury law firm of Fried Goldberg in Atlanta created the Scales of Justice Scholarship as a way for high school seniors from the metro Atlanta area to compete for three scholarships to help offset the costs of going to college.

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ATLANTA — Georgia gas prices continue to decrease at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $3.09 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday’s state average is 1 cent less than a week ago, 11 cents less than last month and 99 cents more th…

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Fans know him from his YouTube videos or appearances on "The Today Show," "Good Morning America" and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" or as The Masked Singer in a serpent costume. Other fans know him simply as the gifted surgeon who helped them walk again.

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'Tis the season. For many this means pulling down the holiday decorations, untangling the lights and putting up the Christmas tree.

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McDONOUGH — Whether you’re going with a traditional Thanksgiving meal or trying something a little different this year, it remains paramount that food be cooked and stored properly before and after the big celebration.

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A young man went into a drugstore and bought three boxes of chocolates. When the pharmacist asked him about the three boxes, he said, “Well, I’m going over to a new girlfriend’s house for supper. Then we’re going out. If she only lets me hold her hand, then I’ll give her the small box. If she lets me kiss her on the cheek, then I’ll give her the medium box. But if she lets me do some serious smooching, then I’ll give her the big box.”

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Not yet old, but already a longtime veteran of the Atlanta music scene having played everywhere from Southern Comfort to The Grove to Motorheads, bass guitar player Matt Slaughter was not a musician who was easily impressed. All that changed one night at Southside Steve's when an 18-year-old…

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The intricate stories of four depressed and troubled men came into the open when an original play, “Shaken,“ was presented Saturday at Ambassador for Christ Church.

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STOCKBRIDGE — Kara Benson started making clay earrings near the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The sixth-grade student eventually started selling them at Makers Markets around Henry County, with proceeds going toward fundraisers. Benson recently brought 180 pairs of her handcrafted earr…

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Tuesday mornings, you can normally find me studying and working intently as I prepare for the coming Sunday’s message. On Sept. 11, 2001, I was busy writing when our secretary rang me and said, “An airplane just crashed into the World Trade Center.”

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Fresh fruits and vegetables can be grown at home with relative ease. Home gardening also puts complete control into the hands of individuals who want to know how the foods they eat were grown and treated, providing a greater measure of control over their diets. A sense of pride also comes from having a thriving garden in the backyard

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Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King is urging residents to practice extreme caution this Fourth of July when celebrating with fireworks.

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As residents across the state welcome the first official week of summer, Georgia Power encourages customers to take action to minimize the impact of higher temperatures and increased energy use on electric bills.

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McDONOUGH — Experts at the University of Georgia are urging cat owners across the state to proactively protect their pets as cases of cytauxzoonosis, or bobcat fever, an often fatal tick-borne disease, are spiking in middle Georgia.

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Warmer spring temperatures have encouraged more and more bicycling enthusiasts to venture outdoors and enjoy the trails at Arabia Mountain. As a result the most popular trailheads in the National Heritage Area have become overcrowded on busy weekends. The Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Allian…

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Georgia lawmakers left the Gold Dome early Thursday after passing legislation loaded with business tax breaks and firing a shot across the bow of Delta Air Lines for criticizing a controversial election law overhaul.

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State Rep. Demetrius Douglas, D-Stockbridge, announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide financial resources for families who incurred funeral expenses for a loved one who died as a result of COVID-19 last year.

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ATLANTA — She did it! Thirteen-year-old Ananya Augustine from Eagle’s Landing Middle School in Henry County was declared Georgia’s 2021 spelling champion after completing a Zoom spell-off with runner-up Long Nguyen from Sweetwater Middle School in Gwinnett County.

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