LONDON -- Angel McCoughtry and the U.S. Olympic women's team's depth wore down Turkey.. McCoughtry scored 18 points and Tina Charles added 16 to help the Americans beat Turkey 89-58 Wednesday night.. Turkey entered the game undefeated and were expected to give the Americans their toughest test in the Olympics
LONDON -- Nathan Adrian took out the Missile by a fingertip. Then Allison Schmitt dealt more heartache to the team from Down Under.. Adrian, a 23-year-old largely overshadowed by American stars such as Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte, made a name for himself by winning the 100-meter
In 2011, the Heritage football team had the most successful season in the program's history, thanks to a standout defense.. It's beginning to look a lot like last year on Granade Road. The Patriots, who just began practice, will once again rely on a stout defensive unit, led by three
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Atlantic Coast Conference is looking for a fresh start. The way the last few postseasons have ended, the beleaguered league could use one.. The ACC sent two teams to the BCS for the first time in 2011 -- but that just gave the league two chances
The Covington City Council has begun discussions about selecting a new city manager.
Supporters of Chick-fil-A turned out in droves locally in the wake of criticism overthe restaurant president's comments about gay marriage.
It's difficult to pin down Darrell Huckaby -- noted author, syndicated newspaper columnist, humorist and longtime history teacher -- on his favorite historical period.. "For a long time I was really interested in the War Between the States," Huckaby said. "Now I'm very interested in the Civil Rights movement
Isakson representative to hold Open Office Day in Newton County.
Dickerson, Sawyer face runoff for 113th House seat.
Baxter International broke ground on its new facility in Stanton Springs Wednesday.
Social Circle approves Sunday alcohol sales.
Apparently, Tyler Austin is doing just fine.
Chick-fil-A supporters are eating at the chicken chain's restaurants as the company continues to be criticized for an executive taking a public position against same-sex marriage.
Chick-fil-A's values would be a plus for Chicago.
Nepotism stirs debate in public education just as public schools need desperately to establish public trust.
Memories of the Olympics are etched in my mind.