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No one reported hurt in crash

Two cars crashed on Bobby Jones Expressway early this morning, according to Richmond County 911 dispatchers. A passerby reported a white vehicle and white SUV rolling several times into an embankment near the Deans Bridge Road exit around 1:45 a.m., according to dispatchers. There were no injuries...

02/02/09 - 10:36am

Part-time instructors teaching majority of UGA classes

ATHENS, Ga. -- Low-paid, part-time instructors who get no benefits now teach more students at the University of Georgia than traditional, full-time professors. The university increased its cadre of part-time college teachers by 40 percent between 2002 and 2008, so UGA students now spend less than h...

02/02/09 - 10:12am

Georgia groundhog predicts early spring

LILBURN, Ga. — Georgia's groundhog, Gen. Beauregard Lee, has failed to see his shadow, predicting an early spring. The Southern varmint's prediction differed early Monday from that of his famous Northern colleague, Punxsutawney Phil, who did see his shadow, meaning winter will last ano...

02/02/09 - 10:05am

Coroner says crane accident kills International Paper employee

An International Paper wood yard employee was killed Monday morning when he was struck by a timber loading crane, Richmond County Coroner Grover Tuten said in a press release this morning. Bill Drake, 66, was struck by the metal cage of the crane while attempting to clear wood debris along train tr...

01/11/10 - 4:49pm

Steelers win Super Bowl

TAMPA, Fla. - Their Steel Curtain shredded, Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh offense ended a Super Bowl of incredible swings with a final-minute touchdown for a historic victory. Santonio Holmes made a brilliant 6-yard catch deep in the right corner of the end zone with 35 seconds remaining Su...

02/01/09 - 11:36pm

Super Bowl 3rd quarter play-by-play

THIRD QUARTER PIT 30 Je.Reed kicks 69 yards from PIT 30 to ARI 1. J.Arrington to ARI 24 for 23 yards (G.Russell). 1-10 ARI 24 (14:54) (Shotgun) K.Warner pass short right to A.Boldin to ARI 28 for 4 yards (J.Farrior). 2-6 ARI 28 (14:14) E.James left guard to ARI 37 for 9 yards (D.Townsend, R.Clark...

02/01/09 - 10:13pm

Steelers lead after 3 quarters

TAMPA, Fla. - In a startling end to the first half, James Harrison picked off Kurt Warner's pass and returned it 100 yards for the longest play in Super Bowl history Sunday. Sparked by that amazing turn of events, the Pittsburgh Steelers led Arizona 20-7 after the third quarter and were closing ...

02/01/09 - 10:37pm

Super Bowl 2nd quarter play-by-play

SECOND QUARTER 2-5 ARI 5 (15:00) B.Roethlisberger pass short middle to H.Miller to ARI 1 for 4 yards (G.Hayes, K.Dansby). Timeout by PIT (first) at 14:09. 3-1 ARI 1 (14:09) G.Russell right guard for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN. ARI 2 (Kick formation) Je.Reed extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Retkofsky, Holder...

02/01/09 - 9:27pm

Steelers lead 3-0 after first quarter

TAMPA, Fla. - Pittsburgh settled for Jeff Reed's short field goal after having a touchdown overturned by replay, but that was about the only thing going wrong for the Steelers during a dominating first quarter that gave them a 3-0 lead over the Arizona Cardinals at Sunday's Super Bowl. The ...

02/01/09 - 8:22pm

Super Bowl 1st quarter play-by-play

Arizona won coin toss elected to kick off. ARI 30 N.Rackers kicks 66 yards from ARI 30 to PIT 4. G.Russell to PIT 28 for 24 yards (T.Hightower). 1-10 PIT 28 (14:52) W.Parker up the middle to PIT 30 for 2 yards (C.Okeafor). 2-8 PIT 30 (14:16) B.Roethlisberger pass deep right to H.Ward pushed ob at...

02/01/09 - 9:15pm

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