News for Saturday, October 20, 2012


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Rob Jenkins: Don't be ashamed to take a stand against pornography

So, parents, when was the last time you talked to your 4-year-old about porn?

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Darrell Huckaby: You hear the most interesting things at church

I like going to church. Always have. I especially like listening to good preachers. I have to say here that church services for me are sometimes like a spectator sport. I love the music -- especially the old gospel hymns -- and I love critiquing the preachers, although I probably

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Bill O'Reilly: Missed opportunities

Romney has failed to pin down the president on his obvious policy shortcomings.

Covington Council to consider nighttime filming policy

Mayor Ronnie Johnston has requested the Covington City Council develop a policy related to filming at night in residential areas.

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Race to benefit toddler fighting cancer

A 5K race is planned to help raise funds for a 3-year-old battling cancer.

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Horne refutes claims by Democratic challenger

Although Clarence "Rudy" Horne Jr. has served as the chief judge for Rockdale County Magistrate Court for more than two decades, he has rarely faced opposition in his quest for re-election.

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Serving a mission: Students spend school break on Haiti trip

Several area students and adults recently took a mission trip to Haiti.

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Leyland: Valverde will be ready for World Series

DETROIT -- Jose Valverde threw a few pitches during Detroit's workout, then returned to the dugout as upbeat as usual.. Valverde's role for the World Series still isn't clear, but the right-hander doesn't seem to mind.. "I don't care. All I want is to be a champion," he

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Tech routs a hapless BC 37-17

ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech got its new season off to a good start.. Of course, it helped to be playing one of the nation's worst teams.. Tevin Washington ran for two touchdowns and backup quarterback Vad Lee also accounted for two scores, leading the Yellow Jackets to a 37-17 victory

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Cardinals forced to make another trip out West

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants sure are tough to eliminate this postseason.. Barry Zito and the Giants gave themselves at least one more game in the NL championship series with a 5-0 victory Friday in St. Louis that forced today's Game 6 back at San Francisco's AT&T Park. Just

No. 3 Florida drubs No. 9 South Carolina

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Jeff Driskel threw four touchdown passes -- three of them after turnovers -- and No. 3 Florida matched its win total from last season with a 44-11 drubbing of ninth-ranked South Carolina on Saturday.. The Gators avenged consecutive losses to the Gamecocks, including one two years

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Rams get 27-6 win in rival game over Rockdale

COVINGTON -- Newton's defensive front seven proved to be too much for Rockdale's offensive line to handle as it caused problems in the Bulldogs backfield in their 27-6 win in a big Region 2-AAAAAA game on Friday at Homer Sharp Stadium.. "Everything starts with the offensive line. We didn't