Virginia Johnson

Retired Paraprofessional AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Virginia Barksdale Johnson, wife of Joe Johnson, entered into rest Friday, July 18, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted (today) Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:00...

Indicted in Athens brass duck attack

ATHENS, Ga. -- A Clarke County grand jury this week indicted an Athens man who seriously injured another man last year by smashing him in the face with a brass duck.

Alec King

...Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Rebecca A. Cox, North Augusta, Kathryn K. and Walter (Joe) Johnson, Blythewood; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Alan D. King, Gloverville and Andrew D. and Shannon King, Martinez...

UGA student drives away 'booted' Jag

ATHENS, Ga. -- A University of Georgia student was arrested Wednesday for driving away while an Athens Downtown Development Authority employee was placing a boot on his car for unpaid parking fines.

Drugged Ga. man leaves trail of destruction, police say

ATHENS, Ga. -- A 53-year-old man driving under the influence of drugs Tuesday night left a trail of destruction from Jackson County to Athens.

R. L. Jackson

...the United States Army Honor Guard. Pallbearers will be grandsons, Logan Jackson, Wesley Mitchum, Baylen Abellan, Joe Johnson, Lee Johnson, Bryan Johnson and Jarrod Abellan. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Gideon s Sunday School...

Heat top Nets for first time this season in series opener

...Brooklyn, losing four times by a total of 12 points.This one was a different story.Deron Williams and former Hawk Joe Johnson scored 17 points each for the Nets, who got only eight from Paul Pierce and no points from Kevin Garnett in 16 minutes...

Heat take 3-1 series lead over Nets

...land against Orlando in the 2009 Eastern Conference fi nals. He missed his second free throw with 1.1 seconds left.Joe Johnson scored 18 points for the Nets, who were 15 of 25 from 3-point range in their Game 3 victory but only 5 of 22 in this...

Tony Parker leads Spurs to victory

...for the Raptors, who would advance to face Miami in the second round with a victory in Game 6 on Friday in Brooklyn.Joe Johnson, a former Atlanta Hawk, scored 30 points and Mirza Teletovic had 17 for the Nets, who scored 44 points in the fourth...

Hawks focused on long-term 'vision' after series loss

...mind when he rebuilt almost the entire roster over the past few years, ridding the Hawks of longtime stalwarts such as Joe Johnson and Josh Smith.Ferry, who came to Atlanta from the Spurs, brought in a coach who sees eye to eye with him on exactly...