News for Saturday, June 2, 2012


All Stories

Tease photo

Manny Fils: Is Chipper outlasting his usefulness?

Other than Hank Aaron, there is probably not a bigger name for the Atlanta Braves than Chipper Jones. After all, he's been with the team since he got drafted in 1990.

Tease photo

Outdueled in DC: Nats beat Braves 2-0

WASHINGTON -- Even though Stephen Strasburg is on a three-game winning streak, his most recent starts hadn't been especially smooth. On Saturday, he threw freely and easily, pitching four-hit ball for seven sharp innings to help lead the Washington Nationals over the Atlanta Braves 2-0.

John Bowers: We 'little guys' can reclaim our country

No matter who wins this November, all of us "little guys" need to turn it up a notch and do a better job of being an American.

Tease photo

Darrell Huckaby: Childhood friend gone too soon

Craig Hertwig was one of the best buddies I ever had growing up.

Farmer beaten by Florida

Gainesville, FL - One bad inning was enough to hand Buck Farmer and No. 2 seed Georgia Tech a postseason defeat Saturday.

Tease photo

School system, community bid farewell to King

A farewell reception for Dr. Samuel King, superintendent of Rockdale County schools, was held Friday afternoon.

Five injured in one-car accident

Five people were injured in a one-car accident on I-20 Friday.

WASA increasing rates

The Newton County Water and Sewerage Authority has announced a rate increase.

Church, Salvation Army form disaster response team

Eastridge Community Church and the Salvation Army have teamed up to form a disaster response team.

Tease photo

Covington Police patrol unit totaled in crash

Covington Police Officer was involved in crash with an alleged drunk driver.