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Pistons snap 10-game losing streak in Atlanta

...according to a report in the Detroit News.The team is 29-49 and out of playoff contention. NETS: Former Hawk Joe Johnson scored 19 points, Mason Plumlee was credited with a block on LeBron James' dunk attempt in the final seconds, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-08/pistons-snap-10-game-losing-s
Cameras catch Athens school bus violators

ATHENS, Ga. -- In its first full week of operation, a new camera system now used on several Clarke County School District buses captured images of 17 violators.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-10/cameras-catch-athens-school-
Ga. middle school teacher busted growing pot

ATHENS, Ga. -- A middle school teacher was arrested Wednesday when authorities found an indoor marijuana farm at his home.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-11/ga-middle-school-teach
UGA overdose should be warning, cops say

ATHENS, Ga. -- Authorities on Wednesday said a 21-year-old University of Georgia student found dead in his East Campus Village dorm room three months ago died from an accidental drug overdose.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-09/uga-overdose-should-be-warni
Ga. man kept pregnant teen murder victim under surveillance, GBI says

ATHENS, Ga. -- A 34-year-old man apparently kept his pregnant teenage girlfriend under surveillance before he allegedly beat her to death at their Jackson County home outside of Jefferson.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-08/ga-man-kept-pregnant-t
Resurgent Nets rout Knicks behind 25 from Joe Johnson

...Blatche said with a grin.For the Nets, Monday's game at Madison Square Garden looked good and sounded even better.Joe Johnson scored 25 points and the Nets sent the Knicks to a fourth consecutive loss with a 103-80 victory, evening this season's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-01-20/resurgent-nets-rout-knicks-be
UGA employee charged in books theft

ATHENS, Ga. -- A University of Georgia employee was arrested Tuesday after police said they caught her stealing text books.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-02/uga-employee-charged-books-t
Ga. woman gets teddy bear with heroin inside

ATHENS, Ga. -- Police said a woman received an unexpected shipment Thursday -- heroin hidden inside a teddy bear.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-04/ga-woman-gets-teddy-bear-her
Athens man arrested for beating teen boy showering with stepdaughter

ATHENS, Ga. -- Police said they arrested a man for assaulting a teen who he caught showering with his stepdaughter.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-27/athens-man-arrested-beating-
Rondo powers Celtics past James-less Heat

...1997-98) and Charlotte Bobcats (2011-12) each lost 23 in a row. NETS: Deron Williams scored 23 points, former Hawk Joe Johnson added 20 and Brooklyn overcame a late deficit to win its 10th in a row at home, beating the Charlotte Bobcats 104-99...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-19/rondo-powers-celtics-past-jam