COLLEGE HOOPS SIGNING ROUNDUP: UGA lands Greenville standout Caldwell-Pope, other stars on busy early signing day
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, the Greenville basketball star who locked horns with Terrell County in last year's state playoffs, is headed to Georgia. (ADDS: signings of UGA women, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Louisville)
Being a member of the male species, I am the first to admit that I have no idea what drives the female mind.
In his final tourney of the year, and the last tournament he won, Tiger Woods opens with a 69 at the Aussie Masters.
For the first time since 1999 -- when current Mitchell County coach Dondrial Pinkins was the school's quarterback -- the Eagles' football team will host a GHSA state playoff game as state power Savannah Christian comes to Camilla on Friday for what's sure to be a barn burner.
The United States Marine Corps was first established on Nov. 10, 1775.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
While few volunteers do what they do for the accolades, sometimes when respect is due it is given.Pete Skiba, staff writer
A local World War II veteran spent nearly a year in Japan as part of a U.S. occupation force.- Terry Lewis, staff writer
Two longtime Southwest Georgia Democrats announce that they have switched party affiliation and are now Republicans.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
Recently re-elected U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop says it's time to "change the face of the (Democratic) party."- Terry Lewis, staff writer
A committee that will have a say in the allocation of money in a special tax district adopts bylaws and elects officers.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
A pickup that smashed into a park sign in front of the Flint RiverQuarium could leave the spot vacant for some time.Pete Skiba, staff writer
The allegations keep coming at Auburn star quarterback Cam Newton, who was implicated Wednesday in a report of taking payment from the Tigers to play on The Plains out of junior college last year. (ADDS: Georgia's Wednesday practice report.)
The Falcons host the Ravens in Atlanta tonight in the NFL season's first of many Thursday-night showdowns on the NFL Network.
Police respond to at least 26 incidents
After starting the 2010 NBA season off 6-0, the Hawks have now lost three games in a row, including Wednesday night's road game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Roger Federer says he's curious as to how his name got mixed up in a huge IMG betting scandal.
While the traditional Veterans Day falls on Thursday this year, local plans call for ceremonies Saturday to honor veterans.Pete Skiba, staff writer
On a recent trip home from Alabama -- through Birmingham, as fate would have it -- I happened on a radio station playing new music by off-the-radar artists.
A preliminary autopsy leads authorities to determine the deceased man found at the Hampton Inn Tuesday was a suicide.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Local school officials are being urged to cooperate fully with a state investigation into standardized test irregularities.- J.D. Sumner, government writer