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Tide rolls on with 32-13 win over Tebow's Gators

The Crimson Tide again stands atop the Southeastern Conference and is just one win away from an even bigger title — it's first national championship since 1992.

12/05/09 - 11:09pm

Official charged with solicitation

IRMO, S.C. — Authorities say the Criminal Justice Academy's information technology director has been charged with soliciting sex through the Internet.

12/04/09 - 8:40pm

Officer charged in gasoline thefts

COLUMBIA — A police officer in a rural South Carolina town has been charged with stealing $191 worth of gasoline.

12/04/09 - 7:14pm

Kisner holds steady at Q-School

In West Palm Beach, Fla., former University of Georgia golfer Kevin Kisner shot 3-under-par 69 today to climb three spots into a tie for 36th place midway through the final stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School at Bear Lakes Country Club. At 3-under-par 213, Kisner of Aiken is nine shots behind co-le...

01/07/10 - 3:24pm

Three assistants won't coach in bowl

ATHENS, Ga. - Three Georgia assistant football coaches whose contracts will not be renewed have declined the opportunity to coach in the Bulldogs' bowl game. Defensive coordinator and secondary coach Willie Martinez, defensive ends coach Jon Fabris, and defensive co-coordinator and linebackers ...

12/04/09 - 10:11pm

Georgia player suspended indefinitely

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia indefinitely suspended freshman defensive end Montez Robinson today after he was arrested Thursday on battery charges. “I’m certainly disappointed in the situation with Montez (Robinson),” said head coach Mark Richt. “We have expectations and standards for ...

12/04/09 - 6:18pm

Retired educators meet Tuesday

The Columbia County Retired Educators Association will meet at St. Paul's Church, Reynolds Street, Augusta, to attend Dec. 8 University of Georgia Accidentals Christmas Concert. Members are asked to arrive by 10:30 a.m., as parking space is limited. The performance will begin at 11 a.m. For mo...

12/04/09 - 5:34pm

Saturday event to help homeless

Big Mama’s House of Love, Inc. is hosting a Christmas Feast for the Homeless from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at May Park Gym. Coats, hats gloves, scarves and thermal underwear will be distributed at the dinner. The group Creative Impressions will perform. Big Mama’s House of Love, Inc. desc...

12/04/09 - 5:31pm

Christmas parade to limit Sunday traffic in Evans

Portions of several Evans roads will be temporarily closed on Sunday afternoon. Sections of Washington Road, North Belair Road, Evans Town Center Boulevard and Ronald Reagan Drive will be closed to accommodate the Columbia County Merchants Association Christmas Parade. The staging area for the par...

12/04/09 - 4:21pm

Bond denied in death of child

A Martinez woman suspected of killing a toddler she was babysitting was denied bond this afternoon during a hearing in Evans. Superior Court Judge Michael Annis refused to grant bond to Lawanda Concettes Tripp, 39, of the 1500 block of Avery Landing. Police suspect Ms. Tripp killed 22-month-old Te...

12/04/09 - 4:12pm

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