Red, white, and gold -- they were the original colors of the Atlanta Falcons, and now they will represent Atlanta's new Major League Soccer team. After weeks of speculation, Falcons owner Arthur Blank confirmed Wednesday evening he is founding an MLS team. MLS Commissioner Don Garber says this is part of the league's broader expansion into the Southeast. "Atlanta's one of the largest markets in North America, it happens to be the largest market without an MLS team. It's very diverse, very rich in sports tradition.”
 
Four years ago, Tom Beuglas started the Archer wrestling program and this year he has helped the Tigers pull off a legendary sweep.
An Atlanta Falcons executive says the team will consider moving to a suburban location if it does not strike a deal to build a new downtown stadium. Falcons President and CEO Rich McKay said Wednesday the team would have no choice but to consider a...
The Georgia Board of Regents has approved Kennesaw State University's financial plan to support a NCAA Division I football program. The Board of Regents approved the school's plan to increase student fees by $100 per semester beginning...
An Atlanta attorney has been named president and chief operating officer of the firm in charge of building and operating the national College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta.
With just months left until the men's NCAA Final Four begins in Atlanta, local organizers are looking for about 1,000 people to fill volunteer positions. Local organizing committee Director Sharon Goldmacher said Thursday that volunteers are...
Class AAAAAA No. 1 Archer may have convinced the state it is the top wrestling team regardless of classification with a 34-29 win over host Pope Saturday.
Westminster swept the 43rd Metro Swimming and Diving Championships over the weekend in Buckhead.
Augusta residents are renting their houses at a brisk pace ahead of this year’s Masters Tournament, according to the Masters Housing Bureau run by the area’s chamber of commerce. The number of bookings through January is double where it was a year...
The new College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta is scheduled to break ground on Monday in the city's downtown area. The hall is scheduled to open in the fall of 2014 in Centennial Olympic Park.
In a battle of top-ranked girls teams, Wesleyan held off host Buford 44-40 for its second win over the Wolves this season.