Georgia Southern, ranked No. 1 and No. 17 UT-Chattanooga, ranked No. 14 before last week’s loss, will tangle it up at Paulson Stadium and UTC will seek its first conference win of the season and third win overall.
Today, Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) held a press conference to announce their fall agenda. GPB will be football headquarters in the state of Georgia. On Friday nights, GPB will have a football game on television and one on the web. This all begins at the 20th Annual Corky Kell Classic at the Georgia Dome on Aug. 20.
State education officials will decide in February whether to keep cursive in the curriculum. The flowing style of handwriting isn't mentioned in a new set of teaching guidelines adopted last year. Some educators doubt that cursive is critical to what students need to know in the 21st Century.
The college football season starts in earnest Saturday. The day includes openers for the Georgia Bulldogs, hosting Louisiana-Lafayette in Athens. Georgia Tech’s Yellow Jackets are home in Atlanta hosting South Carolina State. And Georgia Southern is in Statesboro to face Savannah State.
At the site of a confederate prison camp in Jenkins County archeologists continue to uncover what could be hundreds of priceless civil war artifacts. The find could give a much needed boost to the county’s flat lined economy.
A Georgia scientist makes the case for a disease-spreading parasite. "I don't subdivide nature into useful and non-useful animals. For me, everything has to be there," says Lorenza Beati of Georgia Southern University. Researchers hope to prevent disease by studying that bane of summer, the tick.