Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...painless. "I'm glad this one is over, and maybe I'll sleep tonight. But it won't be over ... because as long as I live, I've got to keep Judson Ruffin and Nathan Brown in jail." Mr. High's death came more than 25 years after the night when...

Where you live: A family bluegrass affair

Districts in Florida, Georgia split school prize

...established record in Georgia and an up-and-coming district showing recent gains in Florida.Watching Monday's announcement via live feeds from New York, educators from Gwinnett County Public Schools in metro Atlanta and Orange County Public Schools in Orlando...

Braves fire general manager

...an improvement on his first year with Atlanta."It's just one of those things that you kind of deal with and you have to live on," Upton said.A half-game behind the Washington Nationals for the NL East lead July 29, the Braves plummeted out of...

Gospel stars Donnie McClurkin and Fred Hammond to tour after recent operations

...Last week, McClurkin wondered whether he should perform on tour because he was unable to clearly speak."I've got a lot to live for, and I had to make myself realize that," he said in a deep raspy tone. "As hard as it was, I had to pull myself out...

MCG students research during summer

...children treated for cancer in follow-up visits in the second, third and fourth years after treatment depending on whether they live within 50 miles or farther away."That has implications on how you deliver care and follow up with people," Buckley said...

Truett Cathy's impact reached beyond his business and touched people

...not afraid to challenge a person, and certainly not afraid to give his money away.We'll miss Truett, but his legacy will live on through the many people he has touched. (The writer serves on the Georgia Public Service Commission.)

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People participate in a Baptiste-inspired Power Vinyasa Yoga class led by instructors from Dancing Dogs Yoga at Yoga in the Park, a free event featuring six classes at Pendleton King Park.

Is terrorism just the old communism?

...In regard to containing terrorism, they make us believe that military action and dropping bombs are unavoidable if we want to live freely. Hence, in the name of containing terrorism, we deployed soldiers to Iraq and Afghanistan. Today, we are dropping...

Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job

...another animal welfare group, the efforts are not enough. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals says it opposes the use of live animals in film and television work. And if animals appear on camera, there are ways to make the work more humane, said Kathy...