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Russ to be on sidelines vs. rival

ATHENS, Ga. – Georgia has gone to its mascot bench for Saturday night's game against No. 7 Georgia Tech. Russ, the 5-year-old half brother of Uga VII, will be prowling the sidelines when the Bulldogs face the Yellow Jackets Saturday night. He hopes to follow the success of another substitu...

11/27/09 - 7:17pm

Uga VII's half brother to be on sidelines

ATHENS, Ga. – Georgia has gone to its mascot bench for Saturday night's game against No. 7 Georgia Tech. Russ, the 5-year-old half brother of Uga VII, will be prowling the sidelines when the Bulldogs face the Yellow Jackets Saturday night. He hopes to follow the success of another substitu...

11/27/09 - 7:16pm

TD with 1:24 left the difference

AUBURN, Ala. – No. 2 Alabama found its championship form in the nick of time. Outplayed most of the game, the Crimson Tide stayed unbeaten with a 26-21 victory today over Auburn, taking the lead with a nearly perfect drive that was capped by Greg McElroy's 4-yard touchdown pass to Roy Upch...

11/27/09 - 6:28pm

Sanford visits Aiken Monday

Gov. Mark Sanford will make a stop in Aiken on Monday, kicking off a week of statewide visits. On Monday at 9 a.m., the embattled Republican governor is scheduled to attend the groundbreaking of the Biomass Cogeneration Facility at the Savannah River Site. Sanford's visit follows a week in whi...

11/27/09 - 5:54pm

Four Sanford flights unreported

COLUMBIA — Gov. Mark Sanford's lawyer has told the South Carolina Ethics Commission that required disclosures weren't filed on four of 61 flights investigators questioned as part of their investigation of the governor's travel and campaign finance practices.

11/27/09 - 5:12pm

Ex-member of aviation panel, Earnest Smith seeks House seat

Former Augusta Aviation Commission member Earnest Smith formally announced today that he will run for the District 122 State House seat vacated by Rep. Hardie Davis. Standing before a crowd of about 20 people behind the Municipal Building, Mr. Smith, 56, said he will bring bipartisanship to the te...

11/27/09 - 3:52pm

Tiger Woods hurt in wreck

A police chief in Florida says Tiger Woods' wife used a golf club to smash out the back window and helped get the golfer out of the car.

02/20/10 - 12:14am

Williston-Elko wins Class A state championship

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Williston-Elko won the South Carolina Class A Division II football state championship today with a 34-26 victory over Scott's Branch.

11/27/09 - 8:53pm

Man shot in Thursday holdup

A 22-year-old Augusta man was shot in the abdomen after he said a bearded man tried to rob him in the 800 block of Bennock Mill Road. The victim, Nadrina Hines, said the man opened his car door and said, “Give me everything you got,” according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s report. ...

11/27/09 - 9:49am

Chambliss urges more troops for Afghanistan

ATLANTA — Sen. Saxby Chambliss is leading a Georgia congressional delegation that's visiting Afghanistan, and he says the U.S. must increase it troop strength there. The delegation includes Republican Reps. Tom Price and Lynn Westmoreland, and Democratic Rep. John Barrow. On Thursday, th...

11/27/09 - 8:34am

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