Archery competition in Augusta aids nonprofit

Proceeds from the National Field Archery Association's Southeast Indoor Sectionals will be donated to Champions Made From Adversity and earmarked for the Wounded Warriors archery program at Fort Gordon.

Electric vehicles poised to play an important role in Georgia's future

...electricity running these cars is taxed as well. No one seems to mention this important fact, and not many people are coming to their aid.Second, the tax credit is paid back quickly. Let's call this my "new car vs. used car" theory. You remember the one-time...

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Applications for US jobless aid increaseWASHINGTON - More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, though the number of applications was still consistent with steady hiring.The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications rose...

Refereeing controversy overshadows outcome in Manchester United's win

...technology.The English Football Association backs the wider implementation of technology ? three years after goal-line aids were approved for use ? but FIFA is blocking any moves to allow referees to defer to video replays.The Professional Game...

Bond denied for robbery suspect tied to fatal 2002 kidnapping

...fired several times during the struggle. One shot hit Richey in the foot, Lamb said.A co-worker of Richey's came to his aid and was able to get the gun, but Conrad pulled a knife and cut Richey several times, once below his eye, Lamb said.Richey...

Augusta Interfaith Coalition urges community to support Paine College

...turnover in administration after financial audits and a federal review revealed administrators had mismanaged student financial aid among other managerial failures.Evans said she hopes the community rallies behind Paine for the sake of the students that depend...

Sid Mullis: Dethatch lawns before dry season

...inch of weed-free soil, similar in texture to the existing soil. Topsoil contains millions of microorganisms that will aid in the decay of thatch. Don't use pure sand as it does not contain the microorganism of soil.Don't fall for some of these...

SC State trustees meet as some senators want to fire them, keep mum on their plans for president

...and other problems. SC State could not survive losing accreditation because students would no longer be able to get financial aid.Acting President W. Franklin Evans said he can't predict the accreditation board's thinking. "But what they are expecting...

Get war wording right

...limitation to said use of force. Force is authorized against any individual, any corporate entity and/or any state that assists, aids or abets Islamic terrorism with troops/personnel, political support or financing."Congress will establish a joint committee...

Applications for US unemployment aid plummet to 283,000

...fell sharply last week, a sign that a recent string of strong job gains may continue.Weekly applications for unemployment aid dropped 21,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 283,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. The four-week average...