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Ga. professor suspected in shooting seemed distant

ATLANTA - Two people who knew college professor George Zinkhan early in his career described him as an ambitious and gifted academic with a promising future, but recent students at the University of Georgia said Zinkhan seemed disorganized and distant....

04/26/09 - 8:08pm

Kelly edges Howell for win at New Orleans

Augusta native Charles Howell has come up short in his bid to earn a spot in the 2010 Masters Tournament. Howell shot 4-under-par 68 and tied for second after taking a brief lead in the final round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Jerry Kelly shot 71 and finished at 14-under 274 to earn his t...

04/26/09 - 6:09pm

LATEST: Augusta family, friends recall shooting victim at UGA

The children of former Augustan Marie Bruce who was fatally shot at an Athens theater gathering are staying at their uncle's house in Dearing, Ms. Bruce's aunt, Daisy Phelps, confirmed tonight. Ms. Phelps said the children - a boy age 8 and a girl age 10 - are being cared for at the home of...

01/19/10 - 12:42pm

Keselowski earns first career win at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. -– Brad Keselowski has won his first Sprint Cup Series race by pushing Carl Edwards into the lead, then driving off to victory when contact between the two cars sent Edwards sailing into the fence at Talladega Superspeedway. Keselowski, driving in just his fifth Cup race, helpe...

04/26/09 - 6:01pm

Jerry brings dual skills to Falcons' D

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Peria Jerry has to fill a big void on the Atlanta Falcons' defensive front. He'll be asked to replace Grady Jackson, who was a massive 345-pound run-stopper in the middle of the defense before signing with Detroit as a free agent. Jerry, the Atlanta Falcons' first...

04/26/09 - 5:33pm

Reds rout Braves

CINCINNATI - All Micah Owings needed was some run support. Jay Bruce provided more than enough. Bruce homered twice and drove in four runs, helping Owings earn his first win in nearly a year by leading the Cincinnati Reds over the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Sunday....

04/26/09 - 5:32pm

Talladega marred by early 13-car accident

TALLADEGA, Ala. - The "Big One" hit early at Talladega Superspeedway. A massive 13-car accident just seven laps into Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway took out race favorites and left it open for an unlikely winner to emerge from the field. The accident started just seven laps into the ...

04/26/09 - 5:30pm

Tennis: Nadal wins Barcelona Open

BARCELONA, Spain - Rafael Nadal won his fifth straight Barcelona Open title on Sunday, beating fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-2, 7-5. Top-ranked Nadal exploited Ferrer's inconsistent service game to take the first set and then overcame his own erratic play in the second set to win the Godo trop...

04/26/09 - 5:29pm

Packers draft former Lincoln County standout Wynn

The Green Bay Packers picked former Lincoln County and Georgia standout Jarius Wynn in the sixth round of the NFL Draft today. Wynn, a 6-foot-3, 275-pound defensive end, was taken with the 182nd pick overall....

04/26/09 - 4:31pm

Browns draft Clemson running back in sixth round

The Cleveland Browns selected Clemson running back James Davis in the sixth round of the NFL Draft today. Davis was taken with 195th pick overall. Two of Davis' former Clemson teammates, Chris Clemons and Michael Hamlin, were drafted with consecutive picks in the fifth round. The Miami Dolpin...

04/26/09 - 8:14pm

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New chair gets vet off-road to fish

Army veteran Henry Kent's new Action Trackchair has attachments for fishing, with a holder for his fishing pole and a built-in tackle box, but others can be outfitted with gunracks for hunting.
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