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MCG children's hospital restricts young visitors

No one under age 18 will be allowed to visit patients at Medical College of Georgia Children’s Medical Center because of the prevalence of respiratory disease and the novel influenza A H1N1 circulating in the community, the health system announced today.

01/07/10 - 1:14pm

Williams beats Spaniard

NEW YORK – Seeking her third Grand Slam victory of the year, Serena Williams withstood a strong test today from Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez to advance to the fourth round of the U.S. Open. Williams overcame an early break in the second set to win 6-3, 7-5 and received a gift in the 11th game w...

09/04/09 - 4:03pm

Cox still expected to play Saturday

ATHENS, Ga. – Quarterback Joe Cox is expected to play in No. 13 Georgia's opener at No. 9 Oklahoma State on Saturday despite suffering "flu-like symptoms" that forced him to miss the team's flight today. Georgia's sports information director Claude Felton confirmed that Cox did not...

09/04/09 - 7:29pm

Two more qualify for commission

The field of candidates vying to replace Betty Beard on the Augusta Commission got crowded today. the final day for qualifying to be on the Nov. 3 ballot.

01/20/10 - 11:33pm

Quarterback finally gets his chance to lead

The only time quarterback Joe Cox started at Georgia, he received the news at the team hotel the morning of the game against Ole Miss.

09/04/09 - 9:06pm

Yellow Jackets remain focused on opener

While there will be no rest for Georgia Tech after Saturday's opener against Jacksonville State, the No. 15 Yellow Jackets aren't coasting into the matchup.

09/04/09 - 3:22pm

Strong ties bind Tigers, Blue Raiders

The coaching bonds between Clemson and Middle Tennessee go much deeper than healthy respect and friendly off-season phone calls.

09/04/09 - 3:13pm

Dupree ceremony, Virginia Tech band highlight prep football tonight

The second week of high school football season features a slate of interesting games and other off-field highlights, including halftime ceremonies at Laney and Lakeside. At Laney, the school will name the field and track after coaching legend David Dupree. At Lakeside, the Marching Virginians, Virgi...

09/04/09 - 5:05pm

Tonight's Clark tribute expected to fill Lakeside High stadium

Record crowds are expected for this evening’s football game between Lakeside and Evans high schools featuring a special performance by the Virginia Tech marching band. More than an hour before the game's scheduled start, the parking lot was full with many fans parking off the street along ...

01/08/10 - 1:22pm

Richmond County schools seek to clear up confusion about Obama's speech

The Richmond County school system is seeking to clear up what they is confusion about how they plan to handle Tuesday’s back-to-school address by President Obama. An email sent to media today by schools spokesman Louis Svehla on behalf of Superintendent Dana Bedden states that the district has...

01/08/10 - 12:57pm

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