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Spirit One wins Arlington Million

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — French-based Spirit One won the 26th running of the Arlington Million on Saturday, leading from start to finish for an upset victory over an international field of seven turf horses. Winning jockey Ioritz Mendizabal raised his arm in triumph after Spirit Open turned back...

08/09/08 - 8:24pm

Holmes takes lead at PGA Championship

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — J.B. Holmes always knew he could hit the ball a long way. He made his high school golf team in Kentucky when he was in the third grade. He was hitting 300-yard tee shots at age 13. And when he went to the Masters Tournament in 1998 as a senior in high school to watch ...

08/08/08 - 11:17pm

Father turns self in to authorities

Police say the father of a group of children found last week in a squalid house in rural Burke County turned himself in to authorities this morning. Jeremy Long, 37, who investigators have said lives in the 2000 block of Wrightsboro Road in Richmond County, surrendered to officials at the Burke Cou...

08/08/08 - 6:20pm

Mother charged with murder in baby's death

The mother of a 6-week-old boy was officially charged with murder early this morning, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

05/28/10 - 10:49pm

Scoring at a premium at PGA Championship

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. -– The PGA Championship looked a lot like the U.S. Open, with only seven players under par when darkness finally covered Oakland Hills on Thursday and put "The Monster" to sleep. It sounded like a U.S. Open, too. "There's only one guy who's going to like this place by ...

01/15/10 - 12:51pm

Child left in car, mother arrested

A 25-year-old Hephzibah woman has been arrested after authorities say she left her six-week-old baby boy in the back seat of her car as the heat index was more than 100. Lisa Marie Morris, of the 2400 block of Patrick Avenue, has been charged with second degree cruelty to children, sheriff's Sgt. K...

08/07/08 - 8:37pm

Jets make room for Favre, release QB Pennington

NEW YORK – Chad Pennington quickly became the odd man out once Brett Favre joined the New York Jets. Pennington was released Thursday, ending the quarterback’s eight-year, injury-plagued career with the Jets. He was expected to find a new home soon: Minnesota and Miami were mentioned as possibl...

08/07/08 - 4:54pm

Former Jaguar golfers off to rough start at year's last major

Former Augusta State golfers Vaughn Taylor and Oliver Wilson have some work to do Friday to make the cut at the PGA Championship. Taylor of Evans and Wilson of England each opened with 8-over-par 78 in today's first round at Oakland Hills Golf Club in Bloomfield Township, Mich. They are currently ti...

08/07/08 - 3:39pm

Severe thunderstorm watch noted for Ga., S.C. counties

A severe thunderstorm watch has been announced this afternoon and evening for several Georgia counties including Richmond, Columbia, Burke, McDuffie and Lincoln. In South Carolina, Aiken, Edgefield, Barnwell, McCormick and Saluda are included. According to local emergency management officials, the...

06/01/10 - 8:40pm

Authorities release name of victim killed in Interstate 20 wreck

THOMSON, Ga. – The name of a woman killed after her car slammed into the rear of transfer truck on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County on Thursday morning has been released by authorities. McDuffie County Coroner Rhusha Mack identified the victim as 47-year-old Brenda Reaves, of Tuscumbia, Ala. She ...

08/07/08 - 12:46pm

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