Volunteers package Christmas shoeboxes for worldwide destinations

...wrapped in holiday paper were unloaded from cars, trucks and vans onto tables under the building's carport. Volunteers then loaded them into large cardboard boxes to be transported to Samaritan's Purse's distribution center in Atlanta.On Thursday...

LPGA finale loaded with drama entering final round

NAPLES, Fla. - Julieta Granada kept in front of a growing pack of challengers Saturday with 2-under-par 70 and a one-shot lead in the CME Globe Tour Championship.

Never forget the first rule of journalism

...The Georgia State Patrol sent one-third of its entire force to keep somebody from accidentally hurting themselves with a loaded First Amendment.With such a large cast of characters, the media was naturally interested.They came from Macon and Savannah...

10 ways to make mashed potatoes tastier

...or until the leaves are crisp and the butter is toasty smelling. Stir into the potatoes and season with salt and pepper. 2 LOADED BAKED POTATO: Stir in 1 cup sour cream, 1 cup crumbled cooked bacon, ¹/³ cup chopped fresh chives and 1 cup shredded...

Ga. man, 19, fatally stabs father

...father -- 46-year-old David Walker -- in the Hoschton area.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports emergency workers loaded the wounded man into an ambulance, but he died a short time later.David Trent Walker was booked into the Gwinnett County...

Hanukkah takes on glitter of Christmas

...These are just a few of the Hanukkah-themed products inspired by Christmas traditions and toys. Pinterest and Etsy are loaded with blue-and-white Hanukkah crafts such as wreaths and stockings. There are Hanukkah greeting cards, cookie cutters...

Bulldogs will have depth in backfield again

...Throw in Sony Michel, fresh off a successful game after returning from a shoulder injury and the Bulldogs backfield looks loaded like it did entering the Tennsssee game on Sept. 27 when the Bulldogs rushed for 289 yards."It's going to be fun to watch...

Georgia QB Hutson Mason is making strides

...completion percentage is held by Bobo at 65 percent in 1997.With Gurley joining Nick Chubb in the backfield, Georgia looks loaded at tailback and Mason hopes to do his part to provide a balanced offense when needed."It's a credit to how good we've...

Michaux: Richt is one of best coaches in nation

...standard, Richt is tied with all the other Division I coaches as a miserable failure? Richt's Georgia teams are consistently loaded with talent, but no more than Alabama, LSU, Auburn and Florida. They came within a few yards/seconds against heavily favored...

Evans woman arrested, charged with carrying gun at Augusta airport

An Evans woman was arrested Thursday morning for carrying a loaded handgun in her carry-on bag at an Augusta Regional Airport...a Transportation Security Administration official found a loaded .38 caliber handgun in Arrington's carry-on bag and immediately...