Chipper Jones has retired from the Braves, but he will still be on the field as the team takes on the Philadelphia Phillies in the season-opener in Atlanta. Jones is set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch for his old team Monday night at Turner Field.
The Michigan-made portable maple court for men's college basketball's Final Four is making the trip this week to Atlanta. A truck hauling the floor is scheduled to make stops at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Dalton State in Georgia on Monday.
Georgia pulled away Saturday night to dethrone two-time defending champion California at the NCAA women's swimming and diving championships. The Bulldogs won their first title since 2005 by scoring 477 points.
Georgia World Congress Center Authority officials have voted to move forward with a plan to build a new $1 billion stadium in downtown Atlanta.
The Georgia High School Association basketball championships get underway in Macon Thursday with some notable changes.
If several of the teams in this year’s GHSA basketball finals look familiar, it is because they are.
Georgia Public Broadcasting will be live for more than 36 hours over the next three days, bringing every basket, bounce and squeak to your television or computer.
The Kennesaw State University Athletic department has launched a website to provide details on its new football program. Among other things, the site features fan gear, a recruitment page and a seating plan for Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
Mayor Kasim Reed says details for a proposed stadium deal should be on the desks of Atlanta City Council members by the end of March. The current version of the deal calls for the city issue $200 million in bonds backed by hotel-motel tax revenue to partly fund a $1 billion stadium. The council would have to approve a funding deal.
Following an incredible weekend of semifinal basketball action all across the state, the slate is set for what is sure to be a wild championship weekend at the Macon Coliseum.