Justin Upton, Freddie Freeman power Atlanta Braves past Washington Nationals

Freeman and Justin Upton each hit a two-run homer off Gio Gonzalez and the Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Nationals with a 10-2 victory on Sunday.

Book review: 'Middlemarch' set guidelines for writer's life

...novels by lady novelists."Mead is particularly interested in Eliot's scandalous relationship with the married critic George Henry Lewes, with whom she lived for more than 20 years, helping to raise his three sons. Again, Mead sees a parallel...

Bulldogs beat Tigers for sixth win in seven games

ATHENS, Ga. - Charles Mann scored 19 points, Marcus Thornton added 15 and Georgia won its second consecutive game with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Tuesday night.

South Carolina women beat Georgia, advance to SEC semifinals

DULUTH, Ga. - Alaina Coates scored 13 points, Ibiam added 12 points and South Carolina took an easy 67-48 victory over Georgia in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Friday.

Lighthearted Bulldogs top Aggies for second win in a row

ATHENS, Ga. - Kenny Gaines scored all of his 14 points in the second half, Brandon Morris and Charles Mann each added 10 points and Georgia beat Texas A&M 62-50 on Saturday night.

Surprise signee in Norcross RB Myles Autry caps off group of 21 signees for Yellow Jackets

The late-in-the-day, surprise signing of talented Norcross running back Myles Autry capped off a group of 21 signees for Georgia Tech on National Signing Day.

Across South Carolina

...C. - An inmate mistakenly released from the Charleston County jail turned himself in Friday night.Authorities say George Henry Knight, 36, was arrested Wednesday on drug and gun charges.He was issued a personal recognizance bond Thursday...

Atlanta Falcons' woes continued

With a 2-9 record that's worst in the NFC, Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith can only hope a few days off will give his players a fresh perspective when they return to practice on Tuesday.

Smith: Falcons need to get tougher in 2014

Coach Mike Smith took his first steps to help the Atlanta Falcons return to NFL relevance, firing defensive line coach Ray Hamilton and offensive line coaches Pat Hill and Paul Dunn.

Falcons' tight end Tony Gonzalez appreciating final chances to 'be great'

The Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez is appreciating his final two opportunities to 'be great'.