Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

...in the U.S. in patients with Dravet syndrome, with first 30 and then 60 patients in those trials. The state of Georgia hopes to persuade the company to hold a trial at Georgia Re gents University to get desperate parents access to the drug...

South Carolina back Mike Davis draws high praise

...was cut short by a pair of knee injuries.Davis, a junior tailback from Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Ga., hopes to emulate those former Gamecock greats in another regard: have a big game Saturday and beat Georgia.Rogers rushed...

Georgia, SC officials react to immigration ruling

...immigration status of someone they suspect is not in the country legally. Those pushing for tougher immigration laws in Georgia hope the high court's support for that measure will free up a similar statute in Georgia's law that was put on hold by...

Georgia's defense up to the challenge in SEC title game

...got a lot of guys that have played a lot of football," Swann said. "They know what they're going up against."Georgia hopes that kind of experience will pay off if there's a big momentum swing like last year after Georgia led 10-0. LSU...

Ga. hopes to make antifreeze taste bad

ATLANTA -- The House of Representatives voted 141-23 Wednesday to pass House Bill 40 that would make antifreeze taste bitter as a way to prevent the poisoning of animals and children.

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Georgia women won't overlook Montana in first round

...job of getting ready. Let's do a better job of playing and coaching. Let's do the best we can do."This year Georgia hopes that the early exit from last year will drive home lessons about the dangers of overlooking opponents from non-major...

Georgia looks to revamp Medicaid amid uncertainty

...uncertainties."For instance, the reforms would significantly increase Medicaid eligibility beginning in January 2014, when Georgia hopes to implement its new Medicaid program, that would eventually add about 650,000 new enrollees, about a 40 percent...

Georgia hopes new Uga will be in place for opener

Georgia could have a new Uga roaming the sidelines of Sanford Stadium at its football season opener on Sept. 1.

Samuel makes up for fumble

FAYETTEVILE, Ark. --- Richard Samuel showed the breakaway speed that Georgia hopes to tap into often this season during the first half Saturday against Arkansas, but the sophomore running back also had fumble...

Georgia takes team approach after losing star players

...just talent," he said. "It takes us being a team, it takes us working hard, it takes us loving each other." Georgia hopes those tighter bonds can help make a difference in 2009. "We're not interested in individual stars right now...