WASHINGTON, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia dairy farm has been fined after a release of food waste caused a fish kill, a rare instance of government getting involved with a practice that counties can't regulate despite chronic complaints from residents.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) _ Priority Technology Holdings, Inc. (PRTH) on Tuesday reported profit of $287,000 in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 11 cents.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP) _ Ebix Inc. (EBIX) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $19.3 million.
On a per-share basis, the Johns Creek, Georgia-based company said it had net income of 63 cents.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) _ Avanos Medical, Inc. (AVNS) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $11.4 million.
On a per-share basis, the Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 24 cents.
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is arguing that it's time for Georgia to use its budget surplus to invest in its residents, accusing Gov.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The white father and son who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery in a Georgia neighborhood each received a second life prison sentence Monday — for committing federal hate crimes, months after getting their first for murder — at a hearing that brought a close to more than two years of criminal proceedings.
ATLANTA (AP) — A judge is considering whether Georgia officials should once again be prohibited from enforcing the state's restrictive abortion law while a legal challenge against it is pending.
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) _ Primerica Inc. (PRI) on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $107.9 million.
The Duluth, Georgia-based company said it had profit of $2.79 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $2.86 per share.
ATLANTA (AP) — Rudy Giuliani will not appear as scheduled Tuesday before a special grand jury in Atlanta that’s investigating whether former President Donald Trump and others illegally tried to interfere in the 2020 general election in Georgia, his lawyer said.
PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. (AP) _ Crawford & Company B (CRD.B) on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.8 million.
The Peachtree Corners, Georgia-based company said it had net income of 12 cents per share.
PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. (AP) _ Crawford & Co. (CRD.A) on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the Peachtree Corners, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 12 cents.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) _ Inseego Corp. (INSG) on Monday reported a loss of $12.4 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents.
ATLANTA (AP) — Geoff Collins has toned down the hokey slogans that were part of his blueprint to build a proud, new brand at Georgia Tech.
He seems to realize there's only one thing that really matters.
THOMASTON, Ga, (AP) — A Georgia school bus driver died when a school bus and utility truck collided Friday morning south of Atlanta.
Two students suffered minor injuries.
The Georgia State Patrol identified the driver as 69-year-old Sebastian Ciarcia of Yatesville.
SANDERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A new prosecutor has been assigned to consider retrying three former Georgia sheriff's deputies accused of killing a man walking down a rural road when they shocked him with stun guns during a 2017 arrest.
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge ruled Friday that Georgia's statewide election of its five public service commissioners illegally dilutes Black voting power, ordering the state to not prepare ballots for two races that had been scheduled in November.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The white man who fatally shot Ahmaud Arbery after chasing the running Black man in a Georgia neighborhood says he fears he will be killed by fellow inmates if he's sent to a state prison to serve a life sentence for murder.
BONAIRE, Ga. (AP) — Some Georgia homeowners say that an Air Force flyover of a youth baseball tournament physically damaged their homes.
WMAZ-TV reports that an F-15 Eagle from Robins Air Force Base flew over a Little League baseball tournament in Warner Robins on Wednesday.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) _ GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (GCP) on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $5.5 million.
The Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 7 cents per share.
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) _ Artivion, Inc. (AORT) on Thursday reported a loss of $4.3 million in its second quarter.
The Kennesaw, Georgia-based company said it had a loss of 11 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 3 cents per share.
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) _ Fox Factory Holding Corp. (FOXF) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $53.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Duluth, Georgia-based company said it had profit of $1.26.
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) _ Delta Apparel Inc. (DLA) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $6.2 million.
The Duluth, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 88 cents per share.
The maker of branded and private-label apparel posted revenue of $126.9 million in the period.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia Bulldogs aren’t resting on their laurels — or their locks — as they begin defense of college football’s national championship.
Quarterback Stetson Bennett and several of his teammates chopped off a significant chunk of hair before the start of preseason practice Thursday.
BUFORD, Ga. (AP) _ OneWater Marine Inc. (ONEW) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $56 million.
On a per-share basis, the Buford, Georgia-based company said it had net income of $3.86.
Los Angeles Sparks (11-19, 6-11 Western Conference) at Atlanta Dream (13-17, 5-11 Eastern Conference)
College Park, Georgia; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles comes into the matchup with Atlanta as losers of five straight games.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Republican Herschel Walker has accepted an invitation in his U.S. Senate race to debate Democratic incumbent Raphael Warnock, but it's not one of the three debate invitations Warnock earlier accepted, leaving it unclear whether the two will actually clash in person before the November general election.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Rare sea turtles that spend summers laying eggs on Southern beaches have crawled to a new state record in Georgia.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources said Wednesday that more than 3,960 loggerhead sea turtle nests have been counted since May along the Georgia coast.
ATLANTA (AP) — A nuclear power plant being built in Georgia can begin loading radioactive fuel into one of its two new reactors, federal regulators said Wednesday, a key step toward generating electricity at the first new nuclear reactor built in decades in the United States.
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — An elderly couple found dead in their Georgia home likely perished from heat stroke, according to the local coroner.
Authorities discovered the bodies of Larry and Mary Greer on Monday after someone called to request a welfare check.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's governor is extending the suspension of the state's motor fuel tax through Sept. 12.
Gov. Brian Kemp on Wednesday signed an executive order extending the suspension for a third time.
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) _ SiteOne Landscape Supply, Inc. (SITE) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $140.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Roswell, Georgia-based company said it had net income of $3.07.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Lars Tate, part of a long line of Georgia running back greats who went on to play three seasons in the NFL with Tampa Bay and Chicago, has died, the school announced Tuesday. He was 56.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Flags will be lowered around Connecticut for a soldier killed by lightning while training in Georgia last month.
Sgt. 1st Class Michael D. Clark of Bolton had served for 22 years on active duty and as a Army reservist.
DAHLONEGA, Ga. (AP) — University of North Georgia President Bonita Jacobs, the school's first woman to hold the position, said she plans to retire in June.
In a news release Monday, Jacobs said she announced her plans to “ensure the Board of Regents has ample time to select UNG's next president and to provide for a stable transition over this next year as we celebrate North Georgia's sesquicentennial — our 150th anniversary.”
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) _ BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (BXC) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $71.3 million.
The Marietta, Georgia-based company said it had profit of $7.48 per share.
The building products distributor posted revenue of $1.24 billion in the period.
BROOKLET, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia couple has died of apparent heat exhaustion after their bodies were found inside their mobile home.
Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch said the couple, who were both in their 80s, was found Monday in the Leefield community outside of Brooklet, WYFF-TV reported. Their names were not released.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) _ MiMedx Group Inc. (MDXG) on Tuesday reported a loss of $12.5 million in its second quarter.
The Marietta, Georgia-based company said it had a loss of 11 cents per share.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The white man who initiated the neighborhood chase that resulted in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery is asking a federal judge to show leniency when he's sentenced next week for a federal hate crime conviction.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) _ Aflac Inc. (AFL) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $1.39 billion.
The Columbus, Georgia-based company said it had net income of $2.16 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $1.46 per share.
ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham is challenging a subpoena to testify before a special grand jury that's investigating whether then-President Donald Trump and others broke any laws when they tried to overturn Joe Biden's win in Georgia.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — An enclave of slave descendants on the Georgia coast have settled a federal lawsuit that claimed a lack of government services was eroding their island community, one of the few remaining Gullah-Geechee settlements on the Southeast U.S.
CARROLTON, Ga. (AP) — A university instructor in Georgia has been charged with killing an 18-year-old student who was fatally shot while sitting in a car.
The Carrollton Police Department said in a news release that Richard Sigman, 47, is charged with murder and aggravated assault in the shooting death of Anna Jones, 18.
ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats in Georgia predict dire outcomes should Sen.
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — The parents of a Georgia woman who died after she fell from a moving patrol car following her arrest fought back tears Friday as they demanded answers in their daughter's death.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coaching changes in the Pac-12 are a given, but it is rare when it happens to three of the most recognizable programs in the conference.
Such is the case with Southern California, Oregon, and Washington, which have new coaches on the sideline this season.
MCDONOUGH, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is using federal COVID-19 relief money to give teachers another $125 to buy school supplies, months after issuing a similar stipend.
Kemp, a Republican running for reelection, made the announcement Friday at Ola High School in Henry County before teachers preparing for school to start next week.
MCDONOUGH, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Friday took aim at the “Biden recession" and tacked the blame on Democrat Stacey Abrams, becoming one of many Republicans to seek to weigh down their rivals with voters' worries about the economy.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia county has filed a lawsuit seeking to force a company to sell land on which the county has long planned to build a launchpad for commercial rockets.
Commissioners in coastal Camden County said in a statement Thursday that Union Carbide Co.'s refusal to sell the 4,000 acre (1,600 hectare) property, if allowed to stand, “will cause the County the loss of the Spaceport Project as well as an enormous financial loss in excess of $11 million.”
Dallas Wings (12-16, 6-9 Western Conference) at Atlanta Dream (12-16, 4-11 Eastern Conference)
College Park, Georgia; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta is looking to end its three-game home slide with a victory against Dallas.