The NCAA is examining transfer rules after a spate of high-profile cases that has critics saying too much power is in the hands of athletic directors and coaches.. The issue came to the forefront in men's basketball over the winter when 7
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Roy Hibbert had 19 points and 18 rebounds, George Hill scored 20 and Danny Granger 17 as the Indiana Pacers, showing more balance, toughness and togetherness than Miami, throttled the Heat 94-75 on Thursday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.Overlooked during the regular season and
The 14-and-under boys team at the Rockdale Tennis Center won its second consecutive ALTA city championship recently.. The final, against Legacy Park at the DeKalb Tennis Center, came down to a match tie-breaker at No. 1 doubles after the teams split the first 52 points, 26-26. The
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Though the Georgia State softball team came up short in defending its Colonial Athletic Association championship, Callie Alford had some big moments in last week's conference tournament.. The infielder/catcher from Heritage had a pair of hits and an RBI in the tournament opener, a 7-4 win
I can't believe that another year of high school sports is over. There's one thing for sure: I've seen a lot of excitement, as well as a lot of disappointment.. Even though Eastside's cross country team didn't win at state, they experienced the excitement of sending both squads to state
IRVING, Texas -- Ryan Palmer has been thinking about redemption at the Byron Nelson Championship, and a chance at home to hold up that trophy.. The 2011 Nelson runner-up is off to a good start.. Palmer, who lives in Colleyville not far from the TPC Four Seasons, opened with
It is one thing to talk about "fairness" when it comes to allowing gays and lesbians to marry; it is quite another to claim biblical authority for such relationships.
Warfare evolves with time, and with changes in technique and weapons.
While I have more blessing than I could possibly count, I seem to find myself focusing on things I don't like rather than things I do.
Time Flies young adult choral group will host its spring concert Sunday.
Students from the Newton County Theme School attended the Concert on the Square Thursday.
City Manager Steve Horton was named Local Government Administrator of the Year by the Northeast Georgia Regional Commission.
The Newton County Board of Education approved a tentative budget that is nearly 3 percent higher than last school year's budget.
The entire Newton County High School High Tech program attended the awards banquet at El Charro.
A Newton County business and an educator at the Newton County School System recently were presented top awards at Georgia Piedmont Technical College's 2012 Investing in Dreams gala.
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The designated office space for county commissioners is being revamped to assure they are not in violation of the Open Meetings Act.