Saturday October 21st, 2017 4:11AM
(VIDEO) Week 9: Upsets, classics highlight memorable night for prep football
Just when we thought we had a handle on everything -- along came Week 9 of the high school football season in northeast Georgia.
8:27AM ( 4 hours from now )
White House defends Kelly's defense of Trump
Video undercuts part of Kelly's rebuke of Florida congresswoman
4:23PM ( 11 hours ago )
Report: 152 Afghan trainees have gone AWOL in US since 2005, some from Ga.'s Ft. Benning
At least 152 Afghans sent to the United States for military training during the course of the war against the Taliban have gone AWOL, and the problem, which worsened last year, is unlikely to improve soon, U.S. inspectors said Friday.
2:46PM ( 13 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Friendship Elementary students celebrate national designation
There was excitement in the air Friday morning – literally – as hundreds of students waved enthusiastically at the approaching single-engine aircraft performing a flyover above the playground of Friendship Elementary School in southern Hall County.
12:30PM ( 15 hours ago )
GDOT official sees common theme among road deaths
​The death toll on Georgia highways has surpassed 1,200 for 2017, and one official said there seems to be a trend among the fatalities.
9:55AM ( 18 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Senate GOP backs budget, clears way for tax overhaul
Republicans must shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate to lay the groundwork for the first tax overhaul in three decades
9:17AM ( 18 hours ago )
LSU reinstates alcohol ban a month after student's dearth
Louisiana State University is reinstating a ban on alcohol at fraternity and sorority events more than a month after the death of a student in an alleged hazing incident
2:57PM ( 13 hours ago )
Train severs limbs of woman, 1-year-old son in Georgia
A train severed the limbs of a woman and her child as they tried to cross tracks in Georgia by crawling underneath the stopped train
11:02AM ( 17 hours ago )
John Kelly injects himself into debate on condolence calls
White House chief of staff John Kelly denounces Rep. Wilson, defends Trump's phone call to soldier's widow
10:51AM ( 17 hours ago )
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Somalia's death toll now at 358 as 'state of war' planned
Somalia's death toll now at 358 as president set to announce 'state of war' on al-Shabab
3:46AM ( 24 minutes ago )
IS claims responsibility for Afghan mosque attack
Islamic State group claims responsibility for suicide bombing at Shiite mosque in Afghan capital that killed at least 39
3:36AM ( 33 minutes ago )
Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidency
Former White House adviser Steve Bannon has broadened his attacks on the Washington establishment to include a former Republican president, depicting George W. Bush as a failure
3:20AM ( 50 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Dawson County holds on for sloppy, thrilling win over East Hall
Sid Maxwell's face did not have the usual look of a winning coach...
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(VIDEO) Branch storms way to 8-AAAAA title shot thanks to second half effort
The Flowery Branch football team will play for the Region 8-AAAAA title in its first season under new coach Ben Hall.
8:00AM ( 3 hours from now )
Buford defense pitches third consecutive shutout
Anthony Grant scored three touchdowns and the defense scored a pair of touchdowns as Buford shook off a slow start to rout Walnut Grove 49-0 Friday night in Region 8-AAAAA action at Tom Riden Stadium...
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End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor set to close
End of an era for Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders as exchange prepares to shut its trading hall, joining other world exchanges in going fully automated
1:12AM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: White House defends Kelly in fight over war dead
The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson
9:46PM ( 6 hours ago )
FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus
US regulators approve a new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles caused by the chickenpox virus
7:50PM ( 8 hours ago )
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New film claims to have solved Jim Thompson mystery
A new documentary is set to stir fresh debate over one of Asia's most enduring mysteries: What happened to Jim Thompson, Thailand's legendary silk king
12:52AM ( 3 hours ago )
TV Academy could boot Weinstein; new allegation revealed
Harvey Weinstein is in jeopardy of losing his membership with another influential entertainment organization, and another woman has leveled lurid sexual allegations against the Oscar-winning producer
7:06PM ( 9 hours ago )
Norman Rockwell's 3 sons seek to halt sale of his artworks
Norman Rockwell's three sons are among the plaintiffs who have filed a court complaint seeking to halt a museum's plans to sell 40 works of art, including his 'Shaftsbury Blacksmith Shop' and 'Shuffleton's Barbershop'
6:45PM ( 9 hours ago )
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The Georgia State Patrol is in the midst of a statewide recruiting effort. Have you ever considered becoming a Trooper?
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Dohm takes Southern Nationals victory at Ponderosa
Zack Dohm scored the biggest win of his career on Saturday night, as he powered to the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series victory at Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky.
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6:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Gas prices decreasing in Georgia
The average gas price in Georgia has decreased more than 30 cents over the past month.
7:50AM ( 4 days ago )