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Shark up by one after 64

SUNNINGDALE, England – Greg Norman took the lead today at the Senior British Open after shooting 6-under 64 in the third round. Norman has a 10-under total of 200 and is one stroke ahead of second-round leader Fred Funk, who shot 72. Funk shared second with former winner Loren Roberts, who sh...

07/25/09 - 4:25pm

Pole veteran's fourth of season

INDIANAPOLIS – Mark Martin won the pole at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, edging Juan Pablo Montoya for the top starting spot in Sunday's Sprint Cup race. Martin posted a lap at 182.054 mph today to earn his fourth pole of the season. Montoya, the 2000 Indianapolis 500 winner, was second at...

07/25/09 - 4:23pm

Massa fractures skull in crash

BUDAPEST, Hungary – Hospital officials say Formula One driver Felipe Massa is in "life-threatening" condition after surgery for a fractured skull from a high-speed crash at Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying. Officials at the AEK military hospital said today that Massa will be kept sedated on a r...

07/25/09 - 4:21pm

Two-vehicle crash kills four

The Georgia State Patrol has released the identities of four people who were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 in Bryan County early this morning. About 6:30 a.m., a Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck, driven by Michael Delph, 28, of Phenix City, Ala., was headed north in a southbound lane wh...

07/25/09 - 2:52pm

Man robbed, choked for bike

Robbers stole a man's bike after choking him unconscious in an early morning incident today. The robbery happened shortly after 1 a.m. in the 600 block of Seventh Street. According to a Richmond County Sheriff Office report, the man, 37, was approached by two black men, estimated to be between...

07/25/09 - 12:04pm

Papa John's delivery man robbed Friday

A 23-year-old Papa John’s Pizza delivery man was robbed at gunpoint Friday afternoon while making a delivery to 130 Conifer Drive in North Augusta -- the third such incident in a week. As the victim was making the delivery, he noticed a black man in his early 20s wearing black pants, a black s...

07/25/09 - 11:35am

School board member Joe Scott dies

Longtime educator who represented District 5 died this morning. School board will meet Monday to discuss filling Mr. Scott's seat.

01/20/10 - 10:00pm

Athens gas station fined for gouging

ATHENS -- State consumer investigators fined an Athens gas station $1,000 for overcharging people buying gas at the business last September following a supply shortage blamed on Hurricane Ike. The Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs fined Apex Express, 470 North Ave., for gouging customers bu...

07/25/09 - 11:01am

County school system adopting 4-day week

FORT VALLEY, Ga. – The Peach County school system is giving students three-day weekends, with Mondays off, to save money. School board chairman Jody Usry says the four-day school weeks will last for as long as necessary. Teachers will come to work on Mondays, but classes will not be held to s...

07/25/09 - 10:45am

Fort Discovery taking old phones, computers at today's event

The National Science Center's Fort Discovery will hold a recycling drive today for electronic items ranging from old computers to unused remote controls. CSRA Public Electronics Recycle Day will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St. The CSRA Environmental Science Education...

07/25/09 - 8:06am
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