The Local Angle
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Acworth Jason Bohn (resident) PGA Championship 2016 tee times: Pairings for the first two rounds  (Jul 23) context
Ailey Sugar Ray Robinson (native) Father of Packers linebacker plays in a college game – at 55  (Nov 19) context
Albany Fernando Bryant (native) Fernando Bryant fired by high school over social media post  (Feb 23) context
Shirley Sherrod (resident) Milo the Victimizer, Meet Milo the Victim  (Feb 22) context
Sanford Bishop (resident) House bans most Confederate flags at national cemeteries: How Alabama reps voted  (May 20) context
Athens Jeff Daniels (native) Jim Carrey Crashes Jeff Daniels on Conan for Impromptu Dumb and Dumber Reunion  (Apr 18) context
Atlanta R. Kelly (resident) Time's Up Demands Investigation Into R. Kelly Sexual Abuse Accusations  (Apr 30) context
Steve Harvey (resident) Daytime Emmys: And the winners are …  (Apr 30) context
Kanye West (native) LUPICA: Kanye West's pro-Trump thinking is about selling himself  (Apr 29) context
Ryan Seacrest (native) 'American Idol' Recap: Top 10 Revealed  (Apr 24) context
Hooters (based in) The ultimate guide to Tax Day deals  (Apr 17) context
Consequences Creed (resident) Cowboys Release CB Orlando Scandrick, Will Save $3 Million  (Mar 17) context
Keshia Knight Pulliam (resident) Danai Gurira on 'Black Panther' and the incredible power of Wakanda  (Feb 13) context
Delta Air Lines (based in) Delta Air Lines Tightens Rules for Service and Support Animals  (Jan 19) context
Atlanta Falcons (based in) Injuries we're tracking from Sunday's Week 12 games  (Nov 26) context
Equifax (based in) Woman says her identity was stolen 15 times after Equifax data breach  (Oct 29) context
Reshad Jones (native) Miami Dolphins vs. Baltimore Ravens NFL LIVE SCORE UPDATES (10/26/17)  (Oct 26) context
Derrick Favors (native) Predicting the next NBA MVP  (Oct 12) context
Nathan Deal (resident) Hurricane Irma: High winds, heavy rain possible in Atlanta  (Sep 08) context
CNN (based in) The Congressional baseball game is a long-running, bipartisan tradition  (Jun 14) context
Brandon Boykin (native) Ravens sign CB Brandon Boykin, part ways with CB Kyle Arrington  (Jun 05) context
Joe Scarborough (native) Why Alec Baldwin's S.N.L. Trump Cameo Was Extra Sneaky This Week  (May 07) context
Spike Lee (native) Chrisette Michele: Why I sang at Trump inauguration  (Jan 26) context
Cox Media Group (based in) Redheads, celebrate: Today is your day  (Nov 05) context
Cam Newton (native) Panthers QB Newton might return this weekend  (Oct 12) context
Roberto Castro (resident) PGA Championship 2016 tee times: Pairings for the first two rounds  (Jul 23) context
Atlanta Hawks (based in) Kent Bazemore agrees to return to Hawks on 4-year, $70 million deal  (Jul 02) context
Augusta Larry Mize (native) Masters cut line 2018: Patrick Reed's hot start shrinks the cut line  (Apr 06) context
Bainbridge Kirby Smart (native) Winners and losers from national signing day  (Feb 08) context
David Ross (baseball) (native) World Series Game 7: Unsung heroes from the last five epics  (Nov 01) context
Baxley Byron Buxton (native) Twins boast pair of Gold Gloves in Buxton, Dozier  (Nov 08) context
Blythe Pat Dye (native) Patriots re-sign coveted Pro Bowl LB Dont'a Hightower  (Mar 15) context
Bogart Socrates (native) Market Recon: It's Obvious the U.S. Consumer Is Far From Being OK  (May 03) context
Brunswick Adam Wainwright (native) Cardinals' Wainwright claims 'one of the worst pitches of all time' was intentional  (Apr 05) context
Cairo Jackie Robinson (native) Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. humbled by Jackie Robinson-Wrigley history  (May 18) context
Canton Bruce Miller (American football) (native) 49ers' Brock arrested in domestic-assault case  (Apr 07) context
Cleveland Fred W. Hooper (native) Analysis, best bets for Friday race card at Pimlico Race Course  (May 19) context
College Park Chick-fil-A (based in) Long lines around Greece Chick-Fil-A causing problems for neighbors  (Apr 13) context
Morgan Burnett (native) Week 7 fantasy football inactives watch: Who's in, and who's out?  (Oct 22) context
Columbus Wayne Brady (native) Daytime Emmys: And the winners are …  (Apr 30) context
Larry Mize (resident) Masters cut line 2018: Patrick Reed's hot start shrinks the cut line  (Apr 06) context
Conyers Holly Hunter (native) New 'Incredibles 2' Trailer Puts Spotlight on Elastigirl  (Apr 13) context
Covington Dale Carter (native) A 'Stroll Down Memory Lane' to support Alzheimer's and Dementia Services  (Jun 10) context
Cusseta James Carville (native) Carville thanks Trump for visiting Louisiana, donation  (Aug 24) context
Dalton Andy Foster (native) UFC: CSAC fines Jones $205000, revokes license for drug test failure  (Mar 01) context
Dawsonville Chase Elliott (native) NASCAR Team Penalized For Wing Mod After Fans Call Out Their Shady Behavior On TV  (Sep 20) context
Decatur Michael Stipe (native) Watch Michael Stipe, Stephen Colbert, James Franco in 2016-Themed REM Parody  (Dec 16) context
Douglas Jennifer Nettles (native) The Wildest, Most Daring Outfits Stars Wore to the 2017 CMA Awards  (Nov 09) context
Douglasville Mike Tolbert (native) Panthers release Mike Tolbert; Paul Soliai to be cut as well  (Feb 21) context
Dublin Anthony Johnson (fighter) (native) UFC 210: Anthony Johnson, 'Fighter To Watch' tonight in Buffalo  (Apr 08) context
Duluth NeNe Leakes (resident) Kim Zolciak Biermann 'Is Done' on RHOA, Says Andy Cohen: 'I've Seen the Last of That Wig'  (Apr 14) context
Scott Hall (resident) Will the X3 ion thruster propel us to Mars?  (Feb 19) context
Dunwoody Ocwen (based in) Subprime Mortgage Giant Ocwen Rocked by U.S. Suit Claiming Abuse  (Apr 20) context
Eatonton S. Truett Cathy (native) Chick-fil-A in Falcons' home closed on Sundays  (Aug 16) context
Fairburn Eric Berry (native) Chiefs' Eric Berry signs 1-year deal, to practice Monday  (Aug 28) context
Fayetteville William Regal (resident) WWE Will Unveil New Titles For Every NXT Champion At Takeover: Orlando  (Apr 01) context
Flowery Branch Connor Shaw (native) Transactions roundup: Bears waive Connor Shaw  (May 30) context
Forest Park Philip M. Breedlove (native) Former NATO Commander: Moscow's 'Good Behavior' Key to Rebuilding U.S. Relationship with Russia  (Nov 03) context
Gainesville Chan Gailey (native) NY Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey retires  (Jan 03) context
Griffin Tim Beckham (native) Infield mixup, Gardner homer lead Yanks over Rays 6-5 in 11 (Jul 27, 2017)  (Jul 28) context
Guyton Josh Reddick (native) A's place Reddick on 15-day disabled list  (May 20) context
Hahira Lizz Wright (native) Obama's summer playlist: A little pop to a little hip hop  (Aug 11) context
Hartwell Mike Hubbard (politician) (native) Mike Hubbard trial set to begin  (May 24) context
Hawkinsville Charles Johnson (defensive end) (native) Charles Johnson re-signs with Panthers, wants Julius Peppers to return to Carolina  (Mar 07) context
Jefferson Brantley Gilbert (native) Linkin Park Have Two Albums in the Top 10 Following Chester Bennington's Death  (Aug 02) context
Johns Creek Kim Zolciak (resident) Kim Zolciak Urges Gucci Mane To Have Lots Of Sex With Wife & Her Daughter Is Horrified  (Oct 18) context
Jonesboro Harry Douglas (native) Aqib Talib has beef with Harry Douglas. Here's what happened in the Broncos vs. Titans game  (Dec 12) context
Kennesaw Ron Lester (native) Varsity Blues' Ron Lester Has Passed Away At 45  (Jun 18) context
LaGrange Mike Cameron (native) Manny Machado's three HRs lift Orioles past White Sox  (Aug 08) context
Leesburg Luke Bryan (native) 'American Idol' Recap: Top 10 Revealed  (Apr 24) context
Buster Posey (native) Diamondbacks start strong, fade in loss to Giants  (Jul 09) context
Liberty Tarell Alvin McCraney (native) 'Moonlight' and 'Arrival' Win Top Honors at Writers Guild Awards  (Feb 20) context
Lilburn Sean Johnson (soccer) (native) Crew stay alive with 3-0 win over Fire  (Oct 02) context
Macon Erick Erickson (resident) Trump critics fired at conservative site RedState  (Apr 27) context
Jason Aldean (native) Everything to Know About the 2018 ACM Awards: From Nominees and Performers to How You Can Watch  (Apr 15) context
Marietta Consequences Creed (native) Cowboys Release CB Orlando Scandrick, Will Save $3 Million  (Mar 17) context
DeMarco Murray (native) Week 7 fantasy football inactives watch: Who's in, and who's out?  (Oct 22) context
Cody Rhodes (native) Check Out Cody Rhodes' Stitches After Last Night's ROH Championship Match At 'Best In The World'  (Jun 24) context
Milledgeville Earnest Byner (native) Cavs invite Bernie Kosar to victory parade, while Earnest Byner finds peace  (Jun 22) context
Millen Nathan Deal (native) Hurricane Irma: High winds, heavy rain possible in Atlanta  (Sep 08) context
Monticello Trisha Yearwood (native) See Trisha Yearwood Dress Up as Husband Garth Brooks Just in Time for Halloween  (Oct 13) context
Montrose Demaryius Thomas (native) Demaryius Thomas thanks President for granting mother clemency  (Jun 07) context
Newnan Alec Ogletree (native) Alec Ogletree, Rams agree on 4-year, $42M extension  (Oct 13) context
Newton Shirley Sherrod (native) Milo the Victimizer, Meet Milo the Victim  (Feb 22) context
Norcross Jodie Meeks (native) NBA Playoffs 2018: Wizards' Jodie Meeks reportedly suspended 25 games for failing drug test  (Apr 13) context
Perry Casey Hayward (native) Los Angeles Chargers extend CB Casey Hayward's contract  (Mar 12) context
Plains Rosalynn Carter (native) President Trump won't attend Barbara Bush funeral, to 'avoid disruptions'  (Apr 20) context
Jimmy Carter (native) President Trump won't attend Barbara Bush funeral, to 'avoid disruptions'  (Apr 20) context
Ranger Tom Graves (resident) GOP vice presidential nominee Mike Pence coming to Dalton  (Aug 26) context
Ringgold Austin Davis (native) Denver Broncos sign another QB as soon as Mark Sanchez is out the door  (Sep 03) context
Rising Fawn Rick West (native) Oklahoma considers chemical castration for sex offenders  (Feb 04) context
Riverdale Cordy Glenn (native) Bengals and Bills reportedly swap first-round picks in wild deal for Cordy Glenn  (Mar 12) context
Rome Will Muschamp (native) Muschamp fires offensive coordinator ahead of bowl game  (Dec 06) context
Roopville Keith Jackson (native) Keith Jackson was college football, authentic, homespun and wonderful  (Jan 13) context
Saint Simons Island University of St Andrews (based in) Tool-making crows get hooked on fast food  (Jan 22) context
Zach Johnson (resident) All 156 players in The Open Championship field, ranked  (Jul 13) context
Sandy Springs Arby's (based in) Arby's is welcoming back its venison sandwich, this time nationwide, beginning Oct. 21  (Oct 11) context
Savannah Clarence Thomas (native) Clarence Thomas bemoans judicial confirmation process: 'This is not the Roman Colosseum. We're not gladiators'  (Feb 15) context
Bob Inglis (native) Will Senate Republicans Block Trump's Disastrous EPA Pick?  (Dec 16) context
Shellman Thomas Davis (American football) (native) Packers WR Adams tweets frustration following brutal hit  (Dec 18) context
Smyrna Zack Wheeler (native) Zack Wheeler showing Mets that innings limit deserves flexibility  (May 21) context
Snellville Eric Shanteau (native) (Press Conference) Prenot: “Pretty Cool” To Post World-Leading Time  (Jul 01) context
Statesboro Danny McBride (native) McBride sets off sparks in the faculty lounge  (Jul 17) context
Swainsboro Ray Guy (native) Scared Mom Sent Daughter to School With Note Asking for Help  (Nov 02) context
Thomasville Dina Titus (native) What are the 'bump stocks' on the Las Vegas shooter's guns?  (Oct 04) context
Trion Ty Cobb (native) Top Trump lawyer in private email exchange: 'Me and Kelly' are the 'adults in the room'  (Sep 07) context
Tyrone Calvin Johnson (native) Calvin Johnson says he didn't like way Lions treated him on way out  (May 21) context
Unadilla David Ragan (native) Stenhouse wins wild NASCAR Cup race at Daytona  (Jul 02) context
Valdosta Thomas Rhett (native) 2018 ACM Awards: What Time It Starts, How to Watch, Performers, Nominees  (Apr 13) context
Villa Rica Jae Crowder (native) Jeff Teague, Karl-Anthony Towns, Jae Crowder tossed in Timberwolves' loss to Jazz  (Mar 03) context
Watkinsville John Wes Townley (native) Christopher Bell captures crazy NCWTS race at Gateway  (Jun 26) context
Waycross Leodis McKelvin (native) Leodis McKelvin out for Eagles vs. Washington Redskins | Inactives  (Oct 16) context
Willow Run Kaiser Motors (based in) Poll: Only about 1 in 4 wants Trump to repeal health law  (Dec 01) context
Wrightsville Herschel Walker (native) Chasing the presidency is Donald Trump's ultimate ego trip  (Jul 13) context
Young Harris Zell Miller (native) Former GA Governor and US Senator Zell Miller dies at 86  (Mar 23) context