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  1. VIDEO: Bulldogs, Fields pour it on UMass in 66-27 routRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    During a week where rain, rain didn't look like it might ever go away and chased the Georgia football team inside for four straight practice days, the forecast against UMass called for nearly a 100 percent chance of a blowout. Lo and behold, that's what materialized on a rather comfortable third Saturday in November for the fans in Sanford Stadium.


  2. CDC says South still center of new HIV infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The HIV epidemic remains centered in the South, health officials said, adding that the region must overcome several factors before this disease burden will ease. More than half of the new HIV diagnoses in 2016 – about 20,000 - were in the South, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official recently told an Atlanta conference.


  3. GAMEDAY: UMass's Mangram has chance to play in Sanford like father used toRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    It's likely that when UMass junior Martin Mangram walks off the field Saturday after the Minutemen's visit to No. 5 Georgia, it will be his last college football game.


  4. UGA '17 SEC championship rings also went to governor's mansion, grad assistantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Athens Banner-Herald

    On road trips and for home games, Georgia senior linebacker Juwan Taylor makes sure he puts on a memento of what the Bulldogs have achieved and are pursuing once again: an SEC championship ring. “Just to remind ourselves or just to remind me that we're champions,” Taylor said.


  5. Georgia beefs up nonconference slate with games against Texas and ClemsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia will have a chance to hook victories over Texas with a future home-and-home series and also has added two more games with Clemson, continuing to beef up its nonconference football schedules. The Bulldogs and Longhorns are scheduled to play in Austin on Sept.


  6. Democrat Abrams files new suit in Georgia governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Stacey Abrams' Democratic campaign filed a federal lawsuit Sunday asking a judge to delay vote certifications in Georgia unsettled governor's race by one day and to make officials count any votes that were wrongly rejected. If successful, the suit would prevent officials from certifying county vote totals until Wednesday and could restore at least 1,095 votes that weren't counted.


  7. GAMEDAY: Georgia, Kentucky in winner-take-all game for Eastern DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Athens Banner-Herald

    During his 18 season run as a Pro Bowl center for the Falcons in an NFL career that ended in 1986, the Wildcats lost to Georgia 16 times. Van Note plans to be in Lexington Saturday in what's now called Kroger Field to watch Kentucky in one of the biggest games in program history.


  8. GAMEDAY: SEC teams getting down to nitty gritty to determine division champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Starting with the World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party this weekend, the division title contenders will be meeting over the next two weeks to sort things out. No. 7 Georgia and No.


  9. GAMEDAY: Looking at the Bulldogs at midseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia tight end Charlie Woerner used a different term entirely for the Bulldogs, who have 14 days to reset its season for the stretch run. “Having this kind of crossroads, turning point happen a little earlier in the season will be good for us to really work even harder for the next game, and realize how big of a game this is against Florida,” Woerner said.


  10. Large crowd celebrates new portrait of Mary Frances EarlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The University of Georgia celebrated the life and achievements of Mary Frances Early, the first African American to earn a degree from the University of Georgia, by unveiling her portrait on Wednesday in the Administration Building. The portrait, by artist Richard Wilson, was installed in The Gordon Jones Gallery of the Administration Building to honor Early, who went on to become the director of music for Atlanta Public Schools and the first African American president of the Georgia Music Educators Association in 1981.


  11. Georgia plant manager accused of violating Clean Water ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Prosecutors in Atlanta say 37-year-old Carlos Conde of Smyrna was indicted last week on charges of violating the Clean Water Act and making false statements to a federal agent. He was arraigned Tuesday.


  12. Water Coalition praises UGA prof, water projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Two University of Georgia projects and a UGA professor are among 13 “clean water heroes” honored by the Georgia Water Coalition this year.


  13. Pruitt's time at UGA stirs strong opinions, initiated culture changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    When he returns to Sanford Stadium this weekend for the first time in nearly three years, Jeremy Pruitt will be a living, breathing Rorschach test for his two seasons as Georgia defensive coordinator. Some will remember him less for the strong on-field results his players produced, but more for the damage they believe he did behind the scenes by stirring dissension on the coaching staff at the end of the Mark Richt era in 2014 and 2015.


  14. Mary Frances Early: A life of quiet courage and great accomplishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is part of a series, called Georgia Groundbreakers, that celebrates innovative and visionary faculty, students, alumni and leaders throughout the history of the University of Georgia and their profound, enduring impact on our state, our nation and the world. Growing up in Atlanta, Mary Frances Early gathered around the radio with her family and listened to classical music.


  15. Man pleads not guilty in 16-year-old alleged Athens murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A man this week pleaded not guilty to charges he fatally stabbed a woman in her westside apartment 16 years ago. Abdus Salaam Laroche, 34, of Decatur was arrested May 8 for the 2002 alleged murder of 49-year-old Pamela Crisler in the mental health and substance abuse counselor's home at College Place Apartments.


  16. Mary Frances Early focus of new documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Mary Frances Early, the first African American to receive a degree from the University of Georgia, last week was honored at a premiere screening of a documentary featuring her life story. “Mary Frances Early: The Quiet Trailblazer” was screened at an Atlanta event that included UGA officials, alumni, and friends and family of Early.


  17. Michael Pitts talks pottery at Perspectives in WatkinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Michael Pitts has been a regular speaker for years at the Gallery Talks for the annual Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitation at the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation. The pottery exhibit, now in its 16th year, showcases more than 7,000 pieces of pottery from 50 potters from throughout the state.


  18. Kirby Smarta "on South Carolina's radar three years agoa "quickly built team to beat in EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The day after Steve Spurrier abruptly stepped down as South Carolina's head coach, Kirby Smart's name showed up on several lists in media reports of possible candidates to replace him. At the time-Oct. 13, 2015--Georgia was 4-2 under Mark Richt, coming off back-to-back losses to Alabama and Tennessee.


  19. Former Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray high on Georgia, SEC EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Add former University of Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray to the list of individuals eagerly optimistic about the Bulldogs' upcoming football season. Murray anticipates a much tougher SEC East slate for the Bulldogs in 2018, but expects to see Georgia back in Atlanta for the SEC Championship Game.


  20. Bird scooters land in Athens, but may fly awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Little “nests” of the rental vehicles began showing up throughout Athens last week with no prior notice. The same thing is happening in cities across the U.S. Users who sign up with the company can go online to find out where one is, use it to get to where they're going, then leave it behind.


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