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Aiken holdup suspect takes own life, 2 in custody, 1 sought

A holdup suspect cornered by police after the robbery of an Aiken Burger King this afternoon took his own life.

11/08/09 - 12:34am

Zenyatta wins Breeders' Cup Classic

ARCADIA, Calif. – Zenyatta has beaten the boys in the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, running her record to 14-0 in a race delayed briefly when Quality Road bucked violently in the starting gate. Zenyatta rallied from last in the early going and fought off Gio Ponti in the stretch to wi...

11/07/09 - 8:19pm

Former Aquinas player Malchow injured

Former Aquinas football player Lee Malchow was injured making the tackle on the opening kickoff against Georgia Tech today. "We think he broke the bone between his knee and his ankle," said Leland Malchow, his father who spoke briefly with his son at the stadium before he was taken for X-rays. To ...

11/07/09 - 5:08pm

Evans woman's soldier-husband among those killed at Fort Hood

Staff Sgt. Justin M. DeCrow was killed Thursday at Fort Hood

11/07/09 - 9:34pm

UGA notches homecoming win over Tennessee Tech

ATHENS, Ga. - Freshman running back Washaun Ealey scored on touchdown runs of 7 and 44 yards to help lead Georgia to a 38-0 victory over Tennessee Tech in today's homecoming game. Ealey rushed seven times for 90 yards, including the first two touchdowns of his career. The Bulldogs' much-ma...

11/07/09 - 7:59pm

Atlanta mayor vote broke largely along race lines in Tuesday's vote

Black-white divide seems to be unspoken issue

11/07/09 - 3:36pm

Reward increased for info on slaying of small town's police dog

BARNESVILLE, Ga. — The Atlanta Humane Society has added $5,000 to the reward offered for information leading to the arrest of the person who shot and killed a Griffin Police Department German shepherd. The dog, called Jimi, was taken Monday from the kennel at the Lamar County home of his hand...

11/07/09 - 2:02pm

Aquinas doesn't make football playoffs

Aquinas coaches were under the impression they had made the playoffs with a 28-12 win over Washington-Wilkes on Friday. This morning, they found out the Irish will not make the playoffs.

11/07/09 - 3:09pm

Edgefield history goes on sale

Edgefield County Historical Society has published The Story of Edgefield, a 128-page, full color visitor's guide. The book includes a timeline of events in the county's history, histories of historical sites and biographical sketches of important people from Edgefield. The book goes on sal...

11/07/09 - 12:16pm

Martinez railroad repairs to close Pleasant Home, Riverwatch route

Railroad work will temporarily close vehicle access at Pleasant Home Road and Riverwatch Parkway beginning Sunday morning. According to a news release from Columbia County, the well-used Martinez route is expected to remain closed until Nov. 13 Traffic will need to follow the detour route using Wa...

11/07/09 - 12:13pm
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