Georgia Tech student housing tower eyes launch—south of Bobby Dodd Stadium

A 12-story student housing tower could soon start construction at the corner of North Avenue and Centennial Olympic Park Drive, bringing 255 units to the currently vacant lot. Located across the street from Georgia Tech’s Bobby Dodd Stadium, the development would include a seven-story parking deck, too, according to filings…

2 Georgia Deputies Resign After Contacting Women on Backpage.Com

Two Georgia sheriff’s deputies have resigned after they were found to have contacted women on Backpage.com, a website that features prostitutes and people seeking their services, officials said. The FBI in May reported finding one Bibb County deputy’s personal cellphone number in the contacts in a sex trafficking victim’s phone,…

Girls Soccer: Stockbridge Valley Falls to Waterville

Waterville 7, Stockbridge Valley 0 >> After pulling off an impressive upset over No. 2 seed Fabius-Pompey on Thursday, No. 15 seed Stockbridge Valley fell to No. 7 seed Waterville on Friday. Anna Beach scored twice to help power Waterville to the Section III Class D quarterfinal victory. at Waterville…

Mizzou at Georgia: Five Questions

Missouri quarterback Drew Lock looks for a receiver during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/David Stephenson) 1. Double down on the deep ball? Georgia’s defense has surpassed Alabama as the SEC’s best — at least statistically…

Georgia v Wales

Gareth Bale injury ‘bad timing’ – Coleman 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Georgia v WalesVenue: Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena, Tblisi Date: Friday, 6 October Kick-off: 17:00 BSTCoverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary. Wales are without…

Kate Moss on Bunnies, Bardot Sweaters and Vivienne Westwood

Kate Moss barely remembers when it was in the 90s that she first walked for Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler. She does however, remember the exact bus she was on when she spotted a fellow Westwood fan dressed head-to-toe in the label, as well as the exact pieces he was…

If You Dine Out In Stockbridge GA Try One Of These Three Restaurants

If you are wondering where Stockbridge GA is located, you don’t have to look far from Atlanta at all. In fact, Stockbridge is actually part of the Atlanta Metro area. I have reviewed restaurants in this city before. I want to look at the rankings and see which of three…

Three West Georgia Housing Authorities Go Smoke-Free

Robert Edwards has seen, and smelled, all the tobacco-damaged apartments he cares to. As maintenance director for the housing authorities in Bowdon and Bremen, cleaning out a unit after a smoker has vacated is his responsibility. He has to get the smell out of the carpet. He has to paint…

Updated: Georgia Pacific Reopening in Talladega, Bringing More Than 100 Jobs (Photos)

The company “plans to construct a $100 million lumber production facility in Talladega that will employ more than 100 full-time employees and generate an annual payroll estimated at $5 million,” according to a Wednesday press release. “Construction on the technologically advanced, 300,000 square foot plant is scheduled to begin immediately,…

Hurricane Irma Forcing Mandatory Evacuations in Georgia, South Carolina

A map of the coastal hurricane mandatory evacuation zones declared in Georgia pending the impact of Hurricane Irma. (Georgia Emergency Management & Homeland Security Agency) Hurricane Irma evacuation orders were set for the Georgia coastline, which is expected to get hit by the major storm over the weekend. Georgia Gov….