Sunday July 24th, 2016 12:32PM
Truett McConnell celebrates 70 years of service
A celebration of 70 years for Truett McConnell College, now Truett McConnell University, was held Saturday at Freedom Park in Cleveland.
12:01PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Child safe, police still searching for father after Gwinnett Co. standoff
Police in suburban Atlanta say a child is safe after the infant's father barricaded the both of them inside a residence during a standoff with police.
11:28AM ( 1 hour ago )
By The Associated Press
AEDs adding layer of safety for Helen merchants, visitors
When someone experiences a heart attack, medical care is crucial and seconds count.
8:59AM ( 3 hours ago )
Pokemon Go mobile game attracting visitors to local attractions and businesses
President of the Lake Lanier Convention and Vistor's Bureau, Stacy Dickson, says local businesses are embracing a popular mobile phone game to bring in customers.
7:40AM ( 4 hours ago )
By Russell Brown
Federal immigration court backlog tops 500,000 pending cases
The backlog in the federal immigration court system has eclipsed half a million pending cases, The Associated Press has learned.
12:00AM ( 12 hours ago )
Georgia's back-to-school sales tax holiday just days away
If you can wait until next weekend to do some, if not all, of your back-to-school shopping, you can save some money.
9:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
Hall County Fire Services announces administrative promotions
Hall County Fire Services has promoted four employees to positions in the Administration and Operations Division.
12:00PM ( 32 minutes ago )
New assistant prinicipal named for Enota school, new name approved for Fair Street school
The Gainesville Board of Education has approved a new assistant principal for Enota Multiple Intelligence Academy and a new name for Fair Street International Bacculareate Academy.
9:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
DNC rules meeting agrees to a compromise on superdelegates
An effort to fully eliminate superdelegates in future elections has failed at a meeting of the Democratic National Convention rules committee
8:09AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Protesters hit the streets for hot day of marches before DNC
Police officers are posted at street corners in downtown Philadelphia as protesters prepare for a sweltering day of marches and rallies ahead of the Democratic National Convention
12:24PM ( 7 minutes ago )
The Latest: Russia won't appeal against Rio ban on dopers
Russian Olympic Committee head Alexander Zhukov says it will not appeal against an IOC rule to bar Russian athletes who previously served doping bans from competing at the Rio de Janeiro Games
12:12PM ( 19 minutes ago )
The Latest: Russia to miss several top athletes at Rio Games
Russia is likely to be without some of its top athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro thanks to an International Olympic Committee rule prohibiting former dopers from competing
12:06PM ( 25 minutes ago )
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Two-a-Days: Union County's hopes knowledge of success will buoy 2016 charge
The Panthers have posted back-to-back 9-2 seasons, including hosting two straight state playoff games, which matches the program's best-ever finishes -- but Union County also just garduated one of its best ever players in quarterback Joseph Mancuso (signed to play for Richmond University) as well as moving up to Class AAA.
7:05PM ( 6 hours from now )
Stewart leaves out nostalgia as final Brickyard 400 looms
When Tony Stewart dreamed about winning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, he never contemplated saying goodbye.
12:00PM ( 32 minutes ago )
Ralston finishes tied for 4th at Palmetto Amateur
Spencer Ralston finished tied for fourth at the Palmetto Amateur held at the 6,713-yard, Par 70 Palmetto Golf Club Golf Course.
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Massive delays stall England-to-France vehicle traffic
British border agents have moved in to help French officials ease the gigantic backups for travelers trying to cross the English Channel into France
12:30PM ( 1 minute ago )
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-socialist government after World War II, has died at the age of 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday at his farm in eastern Sweden
10:57AM ( 1 hour ago )
No ASEAN consensus on S. China Sea despite rounds of talks
Southeast Asia's main grouping apparently has failed to reach a consensus on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea, intensifying a diplomatic stalemate despite three rounds of formal and informal talks
9:49AM ( 2 hours ago )
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The Latest: World's media awaits IOC verdict on Russia ban
Several Russian TV networks are joined by news crews for broadcasters from around the globe awaiting the IOC decision
8:26AM ( 4 hours ago )
'Guardians of the Galaxy' tease sequel, Disneyland ride
Next summer, the "Guardians of the Galaxy" are taking over theaters and Disneyland
11:45PM ( 12 hours ago )
Cueto feels slighted Royals didn't invite him to White House
Johnny Cueto feels slighted the Kansas City Royals didn't invite him to come along when they were honored at the White House
11:25PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Larson charges through field to grab Eldora Truck win
Battling back from all kinds of adversity, Kyle Larson sailed away on a late race restart with 16 laps to go to win Wednesday night’s fourth annual Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby 150 at Eldora Speedway.
By Chris Knight-NASCAR Wire Service
12:41AM ( 3 days ago )