The Blazers see their season end at the hands of Metter on Friday as the Tigers' ace, Pete Nagel -- who is headed to UGA -- tosses a no-hitter in Game 1 and Baconton never recovers. (ADDS: roundup items on Westover, Miller County, Worth County Randolph Southern, SGA, Terrell Academy and Southland).
Uncle Mo, the second favorite in the Kentucky Derby, won't race today, making this year's Run for the Roses a wide-open race with Nick Zito's Dialed In as the 4-1 favorite.
Westover and Carrollton will go down to the wire to decide the Class AAA state track & field state championship today, and Mitchell plans to make a run at the Class A state title, but Bainbridge had trouble qualifying sprinters and won't be able to defend its Class AAAA title today, the final day of the three-day event.
Lady Panthers super-scorer Jayme Gilbert will is headed to Fort Valley State after capping an amazing career at Americus-Sumter.
Arguably the biggest fight that will take place all year goes down tonight in Vegas between Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley.
Kentucky's fab freshman Brandon Knight says it's one-and-done for him as he opts to head to the NBA.
Jakhari Martin hits a grand slam and the Indians' run-and-fun Indians stay alive in the Class A state playoffs with a dramatic 15-9 nine-inning win against Savannah Christian to force Game 3 today at Seminole.
Pat Perez ran off five birdies over the last six holes on Friday for a 6-under 65 and a two-shot lead going into the weekend of the Wells Fargo Championship.
DWS multisport star Banks Kinslow comes through again as his late hit and solid pitching gives the Knights a series-opening win against Bulloch in the fist round of state.
After a rash of recent DUI arrests, MLB says it wants to start disciplining players for alcohol-related arrests.
Lee County wins Game 1 of its state playoff series opener against Jones County, then drops Game 2, forcing a do-or-die Game 3 today.
NBA MVP Derrick Rose looks every bit the role Friday night as he drops 44 points on the Hawks and embarrasses Atlanta at home, 99-82, in Game 3 to give Chicago a 2-1 series lead.
A Westover High School senior can add ACE to his resume after being honored by a local service organization.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
A 19-month-old baby was found alone locked in a pickup truck sitting in Sam's Club parking lot after more than seven hours Friday.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The University System of Georgia's Board of Regents will vote next week on Darton College's request to offer a four-year nursing program.- Terry Lewis, staff writer
Mary Tyson lost both of her parents by the time she was 18 and took a vow to raise her eight siblings.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Gov. Nathan Deal signed SB 240 on Thursday.