UGA expects enrollment record

...UGA enrollment past 35,000 for the first time ever.Not all those students are in Athens. More than 1,000 are on UGA campuses in Tifton, Griffin, Gwinnett County and Atlanta's Buckhead neighborhood and 149 are enrolled online.But this year's...

Phelps wins in tuneup meet at the University of Georgia

...fan and fell into a curb, requiring surgery.Phelps is set to swim three events at the weekend meet on the University of Georgia campus, a hastily arranged event that gave some of the top swimmers on the East Coast a chance to swim one more...

UGA Arch accessibility sought

...wheelchair to get around. He can get to the Arch, but not walk through it because of its steep steps leading down from the UGA campus to the sidewalk beside Broad Street.UGA orientation leaders tell new students they're not supposed to go through...

On heels of $700,000 lawsuit, Deal wants overhaul of ethics agency

...Assignments.But Deal will call for a new 12-member commission, he told reporters after a speech on the University of Georgia campus.Under this proposal, Deal said each of the three branches of Georgia government would appoint members to...

Athens mayor says some pot use OK

...Mayor Nancy Denson announced her pro-pot position for the first time Wednesday night at a debate on the University of Georgia campus.Denson told dozens of students and Athens residents: "I'd like to see small amounts of marijuana decriminalized...

Washington gridlock to continue, Chambliss tells UGA

...Washington has just 11 months to fix the looming federal deficit problem, Sen. Saxby Chambliss said Monday on the University of Georgia campus. But at least for the next six months, he expects more political gridlock."It's the No. 1 issue facing...

Vintage film of baseball game in Georgia is uncovered

...Georgia, as early as we can get it, is marvelous," Compton said.The university is also interested in obtaining early UGA campus and Athens footage. The earliest campus footage in UGA's collection is from 1931 and it isn't very long, she said...

Athens police make arrest in armed robbery of Martinez man

...connection with an armed robbery Sunday morning of a Martinez resident at a student housing complex near the University of Georgia campus.Athens-Clarke police obtained an arrest warrant for the second suspect in the 4:45 a.m. robbery at...

How does a mother of 3 from Illinois become a UGA campus burglar?

ATHENS, Ga. -- The story of an Illinois woman who abruptly abandoned her children and disappeared for more than a month before she was arrested for burglarizing offices at the University of Georgia is a tale of lies and deceit.

Marona Graham-Bailey

...completing her master's degree in 2010. She continued her journalism career with articles in Current Health II , UGA campus publications as well as for her blog. In addition to her parents and grandmother, survivors include siblings who became...