90-count indictment in Ga. Alzheimer case

A Jackson County grand jury has returned a 90-count indictment alleging widespread abuse at an Athens-area Alzheimer's care facility.

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...

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...

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...

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.

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.

Athens teen with pants on fire charged with torching car

ATHENS, Ga. - Athens-Clarke County police Wednesday night arrested a local teen who they say torched a car in east Athens four months ago.

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...

Joe Johnson comes up big for Nets

NEW YORK - Joe Johnson hit a tying 3-pointer in the closing seconds of the fourth quarter and then his buzzer-beating jumper at the end of overtime...