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Former golf announcer Rosburg dies

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – Bob Rosburg, who won the 1959 PGA Championship and spent three decades with ABC Sports as the first reporter to call the shots from the golf course, has died. He was 82. The PGA Tour said Rosburg died Thursday at home in Palm Springs, Calif. He had been battling cancer, ...

05/15/09 - 12:12pm

ADP officially opening $40 million center

ADP is opening its $40 million service center in Augusta today.

05/15/09 - 4:23pm

Augusta banking company withdraws TARP application

The holding company for Georgia Bank & Trust and Southern Bank & Trust withdrew its application for federal bank funds.

05/15/09 - 4:23pm

Fog fades, but region will see showers in days ahead

The National Weather Service forecast for the days ahead: Today...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. Tonight...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mi...

05/15/09 - 4:22pm

Augusta jobless claims lower

First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Augusta were lower in April compared to March.

05/15/09 - 4:20pm

Georgia Teacher of the Year will be named tonight in Atlanta

ATLANTA — The Georgia Aquarium is the site of a banquet to name the 2010 Georgia Teacher of the Year, and a Columbia County teacher is one of the finalists. The winner announced tonight will spend the 2009-2010 school year as an ambassador and advocate for the teaching profession, and will com...

05/15/09 - 4:22pm

Woodrow Wilson home will get national honor today

The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson will be honored today as the U.S. Interior Department installs a new plaque announcing its designation as a National Historic Landmark. The 2 p.m. ceremony in front of the Wilson home will include an unveiling of the marker by Ray Rivera, the Interior De...

05/15/09 - 4:20pm

Investigation continues in fatal plant accident

A Feb. 2 accident that claimed the life of a wood yard employee at International Paper remains under investigation by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration. Bill Drake, 66, was struck by the metal cage of the crane while attempting to clear wood debris along train tracks. He had ...

01/11/10 - 4:49pm

Georgia plans radio call-in show this afternoon to discuss jobs

State labor officials are participating in a statewide radio call-in about jobs today. Georgia Department of Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond and his staff will talk with listeners of 18 Georgia Public Broadcasting radio stations across the state as part of the department’s Jobs in Georgia:...

05/15/09 - 4:20pm

Augusta drops 3 of 4 in series

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Anthony Rizzo hit two homers to lead the Greenville Drive to an 11-2 victory over the Augusta GreenJackets tonight in a South Atlantic League game. The GreenJackets dropped three of four games in the series. Mike Loberg hit a two-run homer in the ninth for Augusta....

05/14/09 - 10:18pm

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Many black colleges struggling

Although Paine has struggled with its own failures over the past several years, HBCUs across the nation are dealing with some of the same troubles that are threatening their missions and existence.
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