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Terrell County runs away with Region 1-A track & field titles

It was all Terrell County Thursday in Camilla, where the Greenwave boys and girls track & field teams blew away the competition for Region 1-A championships. (ADDS: Complete team and individual results)

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Darton baseball crushes ABAC for 15th straight win

Darton State improves to 32-13 overall and 22-4 in the region

Darton wins its 15th straight game and moves within a game of the school record for consecutive victories with a 12-4 rout of ABAC.

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Phillies' Burnett outduels Braves' Wood for 1-0 victory

The Braves and Phillies combined for just nine hits Thursday, and Philadelphia finally broke the 0-0 tie in the eighth inning for the game's only run.

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Watson, Spieth tied for Masters lead heading into final round

Bubba Watson is looking for his second Masters championship, while 20-year-old Jordan Spieth is trying to become the youngest winner at Augusta National.

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LORAN SMITH: Zoeller reflects on ‘79 Masters victory

Herald guest columnist Loran Smith writes about Fuzzy Zoeller’s 1979 championship at the Masters.

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MASTER’S NOTEBOOK: Tech’s Kuchar one shot back, eyeing first major

Former Georgia Tech star Matt Kuchar is one shot back of the lead heading into today’s final round after a dazzling performance Saturday.

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LOCAL COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Albany State baseball sweeps Paine

Darton softball sweeps past Georgia Perimeter

Albany State (27-15, 19-0 SIAC) will go for its 20th conference victory this afternoon when they meet Paine in the SIAC baseball finale at 1 p.m.

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Darton wins 13th straight of season

Cavaliers sweep past Andrew College

Darton edged the Tigers by the narrowest of margins, 1-0, in Game 1. Then the Cavaliers let their bats do the talking in Game 2, winning 9-3.

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BOB KORNEGAY: A treatise on crickets

OUTDOORS: Cricket tube sighting strips mythology from trout fishing

I never fish for trout without crickets, at least in a back-up role. I’ll put a live bug on a hand-tied dry fly in a heartbeat. Heck, when I’m really fish hungry I’ll shun flies altogether and fish crickets “nekkid.” I have no shame.

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HOW THEY'RE BITIN': Southwest Georgia fishing - Weekend April 12, 2014

FISHING REPORT: Heavy rain and murky water cloud the forecast

Weekly fihsing reports for Southwest Georgia lakes and the Flint River.

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Watson seizes control in second round of Masters

Bubba Watson had a great day at Augusta National, but other past champions, including Phil Mickelson, didn’t fare as well on Friday

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Former Southwest Georgia prep stars leading Albany State baseball

ASU has players from Westover, Worth County, Randolph Southern, Terrell Academy and Crisp County

Albany State baseball coach Kenyan Conner made it a point to search out local talent, and it’s paid off for the Rams, who are being led by a group of former Southwest Georgia high school stars.

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Kenseth, Johnson still looking for first win of season

Through the first seven races, seven different winners have celebrated in Victory Lane, however, none of them are named Jimmie Johnson or Matt Kenseth, who will be looking to take home a checkered flag tonight at Darlington Raceway.

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Kaepernick calls reports ‘completely wrong’

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Seahawks wide reciever Ricardo Lockette, an Albany native, respond to reports about Miami police investigating the NFL players.

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LORAN SMITH: Golf writer Jenkins a special storyteller

Dan Jenkins, the celebrated writer with a word processor every bit as gifted as Bobby Jones once described O. B. Keeler’s typewriter, would scoff at the notion of iconic status, but the recurring interview requests this week refute any and all of his disclaimers.

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Glover’s big game leads Deerfield past Southland

Knights beat Southland, 11-1, in five innings

Deerfield’s Justin Glover hits two homers in the third inning and is sharp on the mound to lead the Knights past Southland on Friday.

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Monroe girls, Westover boys take Westover Relays

Monroe girls win easily, Westover boys surge late

The Lady Tornadoes were in firm control Friday night at the Westover Relays, running away with an easy victory, while the Westover boys pulled away late.

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Young's four runs spark Mets past Braves

Mets left fielder Eric Young, who entered Thursday's game against Atlanta hitting just .154, had three hits, including a triple, stole three bases and scored four times as the Mets defeated the Braves 6-4 to take the three-game series at Turner Field.

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