American Pharoah goes for his ninth consecutive win, at Travers Stakes

...keeping track of the travel log."That's a lot of mileage, and he's had tough races," Baffert began. "He went to Arkansas twice. And then he went to Kentucky, Maryland, back to Kentucky, New York, back to Kentucky, back to California."A...

Illinois fires football coach Tim Beckman

...to whether they could remain on scholarship during the spring semester of their senior year if they weren't on the team. ARKANSAS: Tight end C.J. O'Grady was arrested by Fayetteville police Friday and charged with driving while intoxicated and being...

Ellis Street Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...proposal. Some of Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Ar my Corps of Engineers adapts to a leaner fiscal 2012 budget year. Not looking to turn down free help, the chairman of the Georgia...

Teens are making the future of recreational fishing in Georgia and South Carolina bright

...competed in The Bass Federation's World Junior Championships on Arkansas' Lake Hamilton.Hall and McKie, 17 and 15 years old and...won a drawing for a $70,000 Ranger bass boat during the Arkansas event.Peace attends Grovetown Middle School and Burch goes...

Bulldogs looking for more consistency on defense

...during a 10-3 season.It had games where it looked stout: a shutout at Missouri, holding Auburn to a touchdown, limiting Arkansas to six first-half points and Louisville to seven.In Georgia's three losses, it was a different story: 271 passing yards...

Gene Grider

...in the Harlem Memorial Cemetery with the Dr. Robert J. Blankenship officiating. Mr. Grider was born in Bradley County, Arkansas to the late Marvin and Mary Frances Grider. He was a US Army WWII Veteran and an Army Signal School Instructor for Fort Gordon...

Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...Last week, a group of famous Mis sis sippians, including author John Grisham, actor Morgan Freeman and legendary quarterback Ar chie Manning, called for the removal of the Confed erate battle emblem from their state's flag.Despite the developments...

No decision has been made about American Pharoah's future races

...grueling races in the past 4½ months ? two Derby preps in Arkansas, a sweep of the Triple Crown and a victory in the Haskell...Haskell) and Far Right (second to American Pharoah in the Arkansas Derby). In the three previous Travers with Triple Crown winners...

Shockley honored by Augusta Bulldog Club

...en route to a No. 4 national ranking.But in the seventh game, Shockley sprained his knee in the second quarter against Arkansas and didn't return. He missed the following game, a 13-10 defeat to Florida. Shockley returned two weeks later, but...

Joe Webb leads Panthers to victory over Dolphins

...Horned Frogs running backs coach, is no longer in the program.The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported that Echols-Luper is transferring to Arkansas State, and Frogs coach Gary Patterson said the move is for him to play quarterback.