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With 1 spot left, Butler basketball zeroing in on these 3 prospects for 2020 recruiting class  Indianapolis Star

Three wing prospects in the Top 150 are targeted. One scholarship is available.

NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Four-star Eugene Brown discusses top six  Busting Brackets

Eugene Brown is an elite player in the 2020 recruiting class. Which NCAA basketball teams made his top six and what does he have to say on the list?

U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Decatur Schools Make List  Decatur, GA Patch

Georgia Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday.

Mercer men's basketball signs pair of in-state recruits

MACON, Ga. – Mercer men's basketball head coach Greg Gary announced the signing of two in-state recruits on Wednesday afternoon, marking his first pair of ...

adidas Gauntlet: 2020 PG K.D. Johnson taking his time with recruitment  USA TODAY High School Sports

Elite point guard K.D. Johnson is *content* with his list of schools as it stands, but remains open.

Southwest DeKalb finds strength on the gridiron after sudden death of head coach

DECATUR, Ga. -- Michael Tanks Sr.'s presence loomed larger than life. The husband, father of three, former Florida State University All-American and head ...

3-star Georgia DB Jamel Starks sets official visit to Syracuse football

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Class of 2019 defensive back Jamel Starks has scheduled an official visit with Syracuse football for the final weekend before National Signing ...

Georgia State's Perimeter College State Farm Scholars Graduate At 2019 Spring Commencement  Georgia State University News

DECATUR, Ga.—Georgia State University's Perimeter College graduated its first group of State Farm Scholars at its Decatur Campus this week, two years after ...

Colts select defensive back Rock Ya-Sin in NFL Draft  247Sports

The Indianapolis Colts have selected former Temple defensive back Rock Ya-Sin with the 34th overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. Ya-Sin spent his first three ...

State Farm Scholars to Graduate  Georgia State University News

24 State Farm Scholars given a surprise scholarship to attend Georgia State University Perimeter College will receive their associate degrees.

VIDEO: 3-star RB Jamel Starks flips his way into end zone  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jamel Starks, the three-star running back for Southwest Dekalb High, used an attempted tackle to vault his way in for a critical TD.

Police: High school student gunned down in front of home  FOX 5 Atlanta

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A high school student was gunned down in front of his DeKalb County home, according to police. Officers said Keschon Kerns' family ...

Olympic champ Angelo Taylor continues to coach despite guilty plea in Georgia case  OCRegister

Two-time Olympic champion Angelo Taylor posted a reminder on his Instagram Sunday. “Summer track season begins!!” Taylor, the 2000 and 2008 Olympic 400 ...

Todd McShay has Eagles taking Rock Ya-Sin in updated mock draft  247Sports

Another mock draft that has the Philadelphia Eagles taking a cornerback. This time, Todd McShay entered the foray as he had the Eagles taking Temple ...

Stadium renamed for William Buck Godfrey  Champion

As former Southwest DeKalb High School football coach William 'Buck' Godfrey walked on the field at the former Panthersville Stadium, a number of emotions ...

Lack of parental participation in south DeKalb schools of top concern for residents

In an auditorium designed for at least a thousand, a little under 20 individuals gathered to share their thoughts on education in a portion of south DeKalb.

Newly opened Supreme Burger in Decatur aims to satisfy community

A new restaurant serving unique, gourmet burgers plus chicken wings, fried fish and more recently opened in Decatur.

Five high school athletes to represent Georgia in MLB's Softball...  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Major League Baseball's second annual Softball Breakthrough Series will begin in less than two weeks and five Georgia high school softball players are ...

Has Syracuse turned the corner? The offense will decide  Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

For several years now, the Syracuse Orange men's basketball team has been tough to watch on offense. Though plenty of other teams find success playing at a ...

Body found inside Martin Luther King, Jr. High School  WSB Atlanta

DeKalb County authorities confirm to Channel 2 Action News that a body has been found inside Martin Luther King, Jr. High School. We have a crew on the way ...

Saved by the Stick: Lacrosse Success Stories Form Common Bond in Decatur, Ga.  US Lacrosse Magazine

usman Sy slipped on his white Cascade helmet, grabbed his blue STX lacrosse stick and made his way to Ebster Park, one of the only fields in Decatur, Ga., ...

Former DeKalb School Board Member Jesse “Jay” Cunningham remembered as a dedicated community servant  On Common Ground News

Former DeKalb County School Board member and business owner Jesse “Jay“ Cunningham is being remembered by family and friends as a dedicated servant ...

Holiday Hero: William “Buck” Godfrey  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When William “Buck” Godfrey was growing up in Charleston, S.C., he was chosen to join a select group of African-American boys for a Little League Baseball ...

Decatur High band students participating in College Football Championship ceremony

About 50 members of the Decatur High Marching Band will be a part of the opening ceremonies for the College Football National Championship being played ...

Join Pastor Lee May and Lady Robin May for worship

Join us this Sunday, July 9, 9 a.m., at Transforming Faith Church, organized by Lee and Robin May. We will be holding our 2nd worship *service* of the summer at ...

South Gwinnett names Steve Davenport new head football coach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

South Gwinnett has selected Steve Davenport as its next head football coach.

Introducing the Scouting Combine cornerbacks  247Sports

Everybody has a story. We'll tell those stories in our annual preview of the Scouting Combine. The NFL on Feb. 7 invited 338 players to this year's Scouting ...

Kansas stop cemented LB's belief in Bielema  WholeHogSports

Richardson linebacker Gabe Richardson (21) closes in on Iowa Western quarterback AJ Bush during a game Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, in Hutchinson, Kan.

Milk home delivery in metro Atlanta is now a thing of the past  SaportaReport

Read Milk home delivery in metro Atlanta is now a thing of the past by Maria Saporta for SaportaReport here.

30,000 in Atlanta march, hear emotional pleas on gun violence  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Students, parents and others will gather to march in downtown Atlanta in the March for Our Lives in support of the Parkland shooting victims.

U.S. News: Best high schools in metro Atlanta  Atlanta Journal Constitution

More than 30 Atlanta area high schools are among the top high schools in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2017 Best High Schools list.

Here are all the roads closed in DeKalb after Irma  Atlanta Journal Constitution

There about 80 roads in DeKalb County closed Tuesday afternoon by either downed trees or wires put there by Tropical Storm Irma the day before, county ...

Donation from NBA Hall-of-Famer helps keep local nonprofit in the game

A recent donation of $10000 from Shaquille O'Neal was a sign from God to keep going according to the founder of nonprofit Sporty Girls, Inc., Rashan Ali.

Meter reader honors mother's sacrifices, retirement by giving to 21 Catholic schools  Georgia Bulletin

ATLANTA—Jeannie Byrd was a single mother of two young sons when she moved to Georgia 40 years ago. Byrd worked in the field of social work and was ...

1985 signing class helped change FSU football history

It was 30 years ago this month when Florida State's 1985 signing class practiced for the first time in garnet and gold. The class helped reshape FSU's football ...

MAP: Which metro Atlanta schools require uniforms?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In metro Atlanta, black and Hispanic public school students are more likely than white students to be required to wear uniforms to school—and face discipline if ...

Dead FAMU drum major's parents speak out about son — and against culture of hazing  Orlando Sentinel

Grieving parents of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion pay tribute to their son — an apparent victim of hazing — by working to end the abuse.

Princeton Sprinters Have Diverse Interests but One Goal  New York Times

An aspiring geologist, a hip-hop dancer, a crooner and a trombonist ran the 4x400-meter relay in 3:07.57, an Ivy League record, but are aiming higher.

2018 40 Under 40: Clarence Bethea, Upsie  Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Entrepreneurship thrives when opportunity, tenacity and innovation blend together, and that combination happens to describe Clarence Bethea, as well.

Miss USA 2014 Contestants Pictures: Meet 51 Women Competing For Crown, Spot In Miss Universe Beauty Pageant [PHOTOS]  Latin Times

This weekend 51 of the most beautiful women will compete to be crowned Miss USA 2014, live from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Meet them here and tell us who ...

Photos: Bishop Eddie Long through the years | Atlanta's News & Talk  WSB Radio

Photos of the career of Bishop Eddie Long, who died Jan. 15, 2017, after a battle with cancer. He was 63.

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