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What Dan Mullen said before Florida plays Georgia
Florida (6-1) head coach Dan Mullen spoke to various media outlets on Monday in advance of this Saturday's game against No. 7 Georgia (6-1), which will take place at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Fla. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. ET with the CBS set to televise the game. The Bulldogs are 51-43-2
Week 9 Primer: Georgia Southern
Coming off a grinding 27-17 win over Louisiana on Saturday afternoon and sporting their first ever national ranking at the FBS level, the #25 Mountaineers have a short turnaround before facing bitter rivals Georgia Southern on Thursday night. The Apps have won 10 of the last 13 games in this series
CBS exercises six-day option for Georgia at Kentucky
ATHENS, Ga.-- Georgia's game with Kentucky on November 3 could kickoff at one of three games according to an announcement by the SEC on Monday. CBS is exercising it's six-day option and could choose the Bulldogs vs. Wildcats for the first game of its doubleheader, which would be at 3:30 p.m. ET.
Teenage suspect in Georgia cop killing is dead: Officials
A teenager wanted in the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer was killed by police Monday morning after they found him hiding in a shed of a home in suburban Atlanta, officials said. The suspect, Tafahree Maynard, 18, was killed after he refused to drop a lawn mower blade when police found
Georgia football: remember when the Bulldogs didn’t have the off week before Florida game?
Before the schedules are announced, there are always three datesGeorgia footballfans don’t have to wonder about. Georgia Tech will always be the regular season finale, the Florida game will always be on Halloween weekend, and an off week will always come before the Florida game.
Georgia middle school student arrested in stabbing of teacher during class
A student at a Georgia middle school was arrested on Monday for allegedly stabbing a teacher during class, school officials said.An eighth-grader at Trickum Middle School in Lilburn was in a language arts class when he allegedly attacked the teacher.Principal Ryan Queen said in a statement to NBC Ne
Two Democrats Sitting in Jail Seek Political Office in Texas and Georgia
Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-Missouri City), who wasconvictedin 2015 of multiple misdemeanor charges for illegally soliciting clients to his law practice, was sentenced to one year behind bars before being released early on an appellate bond.
AP Top 25 Week 9 Poll: Georgia moves up to No. 7
On Sunday, after the eighth week of college football matchups, the Associated Press Top 25 was updated for Week 9. Georgia (6-1, 4-1 SEC) moved up to No. 7 in the rankings. The Dawgs are still the third-highest ranked SEC program, with LSU moving up one spot to No. 4. Florida moved up to No. 9, an
How the Georgia governor’s race could reshape the voting rights debate
© Alyssa Pointer/APDemocratic candidate for governor of Georgia, Stacey Abrams, speaks during a campaign stop in Atlanta on Sunday. (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Kemp to hold fundraising event in Statesboro, will not stop at Georgia Southern
Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp will be holding a fundraising reception with Congressman Rick Allen in Statesboro on Wednesday.The fundraising event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Belle House on 380 Westside Road in Statesboro.The event is open to the public, but a ticket is
Study: Georgia's 'Exact Match' Policy Could Disenfranchise Close to 1 Million Voters • EBONY
Last year, Georgia passed its “exact match” law, which requires that people’s name on their government-issued IDs must accurately match the name on the voter rolls, but according to a new report by the Washington Post, hundreds of thousands of voters may not able to vote in the upcoming midterm elec
Florida Gators preparing for top-10 showdown with Georgia
GAINESVILLE - As No. 9 Florida prepares for to play No. 7 Georgia on Saturday, the Gators aren't putting any extra attention on a top-10 matchup, the appearance of ESPN's College GameDay or any of the other hoopla surrounding the rivalry's biggest game in a decade. But UF has taken a moment to step
A look at constitutional amendments and referendums on Georgia ballot
That means revenue from the purchase of equipment such as sleeping bags, tents, fishing rods, kayaks — even guns in some cases — would go toward preserving Georgia wildlife.
Massive blaze burns Georgia bakery factory
BOGART, Ga. - Crews are battling a massive fire at a factory in Bogart, Georgia. The fire started at the Benson's Bakery Factory Monday afternoon. The Benson's name has been well known for residents of the Athens and Bogart areas for years. SKYFOX 5 flew over the factory, where firefighters were usi
How lotto fever benefits Georgia students
SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) - There are now more than $2 billion up for grabs in the lottery this week, with Mega Millions at a historic $1.6 billion and the Powerball at $620 million.
In Georgia, Registration Restrictions Disproportionately Affect Urban Voters
Of the more than 50,000 people in the state whose voter registrations are frozen or "pending," about 98 percent live in urban areas.
The Most Common Presidential Road Names in Georgia
If you went through grade school in the states, you likely endured the daunting task of memorizing the ever growing list of U.S. Presidents. And even though much of that list has likely dwindled from your memory with age, there are certain presidential names that we couldn't forget even if we tried.
Contractor explains why Florida, Georgia weekend is bittersweet
“It’s a job plus it’s fun, love the Florida Georgia. It’s good to be involved in anything to do with that,“ he said.
Georgia continues voter suppression tactics while denying they are taking place - The Black Youth Project
Gwinnett County is facing multiple lawsuits stemming from its rejections of 595 absentee ballots, a large number of them by African American and Asian American voters.According toCNN’s analysisof state data, Gwinnett County only makes up around 6% of the absentee ballots in Georgia, but one third of
Lenders Need to Work with Farmers Hit Hard by Hurricane Michael, Georgia Farm Bureau President Says
Cotton crops in Georgia and some other southeastern states were devastated by Hurricane Michael. Farmers not only lost their production, but also possible trade-aid payments under USDA rules about reporting actual production. Gerald Long, president of the Georgia Farm Bureau (inset), said that's one