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Hall of Fame pitcher and Atlanta Braves announcer Don Sutton, left, gives Braves outfielder Mallex Smith some batting tips to the delight of fans at the Brave Caravan at Academy Sports on Jan. 24.

Braves Country Caravan greets Augusta fans with smiles

The Atlanta Braves Country Caravan stopped at Academy Sports and Outdoors in Evans on Saturday, featuring Hall of Famer Don Sutton, hitting coach Kevin Seitzer and outfield prospect Mallex Smith.
By David Lee

Queen wins Classic Open title

Aboard TGI Playtime, Skip Queen marked the highest score of the show this week – 228 – to claim the Classic Open finals Friday night at James Brown Arena.

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Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Jan. 12-20

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center  Jan. 12-20

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Gogick: News, good and bad, is our business

News comes in all shapes and sizes. Breaking news and news that breaks your heart.
By John Gogick

Chicken wings key to Super Bowl event

I’ll admit, I have a thing for condiments. But lately, I’ve been reaching for one more than any other. It’s what some call Korea’s ketchup. But gochujang is so much more wonderful, complex ...

In the Super Bowl of pizza, this DIY beats take-out any day

Make pizza from scratch for a Super Bowl party? Come on! Why bother when you can snap your fingers and have it delivered to your door?

10 fresh takes on Super Bowl guacamole

Whether or not you like avocados, you really have to admire the way their marketers have totally owned the Super Bowl.

City Ink: Will Davis continue open-door policy?

In office for only 16 days, Augusta's King Hardie Davis I was off on his first junket - I mean business trip.
By Sylvia Cooper

Michaux: Patriots have the air of cheaters

Even for a sporting event that sucks more oxygen out of the room than any other, never has so much pre-Super Bowl air time been devoted to … air.
By Scott Michaux

Ramsey claims Futurity Non-Pro finals

Barnwell Ramsey finally won at his favorite cutting event. On Mia Sugar Baby, Ramsey marked 216 early in the competition and held on to win the Futurity Non-Pro finals by a point at James Brown Arena.
By Chris Gay

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Public housing set for spring completion

New housing in the Laney-Walker and Beth­lehem historic neighborhoods will be ready for public housing residents this spring, although the area's transformation has hardly begun.
By Meg Mirshak

Former inmate making most of second chance

Convicted of murder in 1993, Sean Walker was recognized earlier this month by Gov. Nathan Deal for his rehabilitation.
By Tracey McManus

City Ink: Will Davis continue open-door policy?

In office for only 16 days, Augusta's King Hardie Davis I was off on his first junket - I mean business trip.
By Sylvia Cooper

GBI proposals won't speed local investigations, coroners say

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is asking the Legislature to raise salaries for medical examiners at its state morgue near Atlanta and to boost the facility's capacity. Augusta-area coroners ...

Hawks extend streak to franchise-best 15

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Jeff Teague added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks eclipsed the franchise record with their 15th straight victory, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on ...

Editorial: Make the right call

In life, as in football, there are rules. In a free country, we are expected to follow them on our honor.

Box shares soar in market debut

SAN FRANCISCO - Shares of online storage provider Box soared 66 percent in their stock market debut Friday despite the company's decade-long history of losses, a showing that might encourage more ...
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