Sunday November 29th, 2015 12:40PM
Reports: Georgia fires football coach Mark Richt
According to multiple sources, including ESPN, the University of Georgia has opted to fire football coach Mark Richt.
12:29PM ( 11 minutes ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Hall Co Fire Services hosting bicycle helmet fitting and giveaway event
Hall County Fire Services will be sponsoring a free bike helmet giveaway on Monday.
11:54AM ( 46 minutes ago )
By Russell Brown
32,000 acres selected for 2015-2016 prescribed burn season in North Ga.
Fire managers with the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest have begun the first of several prescribed burns as part of the U.S Department of Agriculture's (USDA) "2015-2016 prescribed fire season."
7:34AM ( 5 hours ago )
Run game, defense helps Dogs seal victory over Jackets, 9-win campaign
Mark Richt trotted over to a corner of Bobby Dodd Stadium, where the Georgia band played and the red-clad faithful had nothing but cheers for the embattled coach.
11:59PM ( 12 hours ago )
IRS phone scammers are making calls again in Hall Co.
Hall County authorities say there's been a resurgence of phone calls from scammers posing as IRS agents.
11:59AM ( 1 day ago )
Molly the Firehouse Dog brings smiles to first responders, hospital patients
Molly is a well-known face around the Hall County Fire Department and Northeast Georgia Medical Center, where she serves to comfort others during times of stress.
10:26AM ( 1 day ago )
CLIMATE COUNTDOWN: Earth is a wilder, warmer place since the last climate deal, 18 years ago
PARIS (AP) — This time, it's a hotter, waterier, wilder Earth that world leaders are trying to save.The last time that the nations of the world struck a binding agreement to fight global warming was 1...
12:24PM ( 15 minutes ago )
International education opportunities growing at UNG
In its mission to develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society, the University of North Georgia (UNG) continues to grow programs and initiatives that invest in the internationalization of its faculty and students.
8:22AM ( 4 hours ago )
Newspaper investigation: Ga. campaign reports full of errors
Campaign finance reports filed by state and local officials in Georgia are often riddled with mistakes and discrepancies, with some leaving tens of thousands of dollars in campaign cash apparently unaccounted for, an Atlanta newspaper investigation shows.
8:08AM ( 4 hours ago )
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'No more baby parts': Reclusive suspect's words draw focus in hunt for clinic shooting motive
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Robert Lewis Dear was reclusive, and he seldom spoke to neighbors in a desolate stretch of land in rural Colorado where he lived.Now, it's his words that are drawing the...
12:32PM ( 7 minutes ago )
The Latest: Colorado governor says man, woman are victims of clinic shooting besides officer
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):10:25 a.m.Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says the two civilian victims killed i...
12:25PM ( 14 minutes ago )
'Sting trailers' offer insight into the multibillion-dollar business of cargo thievery
WILLINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Somewhere in America, a tractor-trailer loaded with hidden surveillance equipment is parked at a truck stop or warehouse while authorities wait for thieves to steal it.No one...
12:24PM ( 15 minutes ago )
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PLAYOFFS: Three goes into four, as area trio earn semifinal berths
Once the dust settled on Friday night, northeast Georgia found three teams still standing in the state football playoffs -- and it was so nearly four...
9:01AM ( 1 day ago )
(VIDEO) Class AAAAAA: Mill Creek routs Archer to advance to first semifinals
Mill Creek used a dominating defensive performance to whip Archer 23-0 and advance to its first-ever semifinals in a Class AAAAAA quarterfinal matchup Friday night at Mill Creek Community Stadium.
8:58AM ( 1 day ago )
(VIDEO) Class AAAA: Buford stomps into ninth straight state semifinal
Were it any other team the number alone would seem absurd, but Buford football could care less about numbers at this time of year -- at least any number but "one."
8:58AM ( 1 day ago )
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Watson puts up 4 TDs and No. 1 Clemson moves to 12-0 with 37-32 win over South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Deshaun Watson isn't giving up on Clemson's step-by-step approach, not when it's worked so well. Watson had another big day, running for three touchdowns and passing for a fourth...
11:58PM ( 12 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Vikings bounce back from loss with win over Paideia
Jacquen Hopkins led four players in double figures with 14 points as East Hall beat Paideia 68-54 Saturday in the Hoopsgiving Classic at Holy Innocents High School.
11:57PM ( 12 hours ago )
Girls basketball: East Hall knocks off Alabama state champs in Hoopsgiving Classic
The East Hall girls knocked off defending Class AAAAAAA Alabama state champion Huntsville 65-37 Saturday in the Hoopsgiving Classic at Holy Innocents High School.
11:50PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Obama says American leadership helping to make gains in global fight against climate change
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Sunday that American leadership was helping make gains in the global fight against climate change as he tried to reassure world leaders assembling for a h...
11:55AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Hundreds of Russian truck drivers head to Moscow for protest against new road tax
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Hundreds of the Russian truck drivers who have been protesting around the country were driving their rigs toward Moscow on Sunday to demand that the government cancel a n...
11:27AM ( 1 hour ago )
Black Friday store sales fall as more Americans shift to online, smartphone shopping
WASHINGTON (AP) — Black Friday shopping is shifting from hours spent in line to more time online.Sales at retail stores on Black Friday fell to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014...
6:13PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Barnes art museum looks to build on successful move, reach new audiences, expand offerings
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — More than a million people have visited The Barnes Foundation since the art museum moved to Philadelphia from a suburb in May 2012. That's almost three times the number of visitors...
11:20AM ( 1 hour ago )
Luc Bondy, Swiss opera, theater director, dies of pneumonia at age 67
BERLIN (AP) — Luc Bondy, a Swiss opera, theater and film director who staged productions on renowned stages across Europe and the United States, has died. He was 67.The Odeon Theatre in Paris, where B...
6:33AM ( 6 hours ago )
Stolen painting an unsolved mystery at University of Arizona museum 30 years after heist
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An empty wooden frame once occupied by Willem de Kooning's "Woman-Ochre" sits at the center of a gallery at the University of Arizona's Museum of Art in Tucson.Next to it are the...
5:06PM ( 19 hours ago )
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Honeycutt wins Semi-Pro Winter Flurry opener at AMS
Sixty-two U.S. Legends and Bandolero cars took to the quarter-mile Thunder Ring at Atlanta Motor Speedway to kick off a brand new season of Winter Flurry racing on Saturday afternoon. The Week 1 event featured six racing divisions, seven feature races and many new and familiar faces to AMS.
By Dustin Bixby
8:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland now open
An official grand opening and road-naming ceremony was held Tuesday afternoon for the State Route 11/US 129 North Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland, previously known as the Cleveland Bypass.
By Dean Dyer
9:45PM ( 4 days ago )