Apollo 13 commander, flight director speak at GRU

...the third mission to land on the moon and launched at 2:13 p.m. April 11, 1970, at Ken ne dy Space Center. The crew consisted of Lovell...Mission Control and the crew, we solved one crisis at a time as they came up."Lovell said he's had...

Charleston's Mateo latest prized shortstop prospect in league

...top-level talent and the ability to stick at shortstop in the future.Mateo was signed...Republic and is making his full-season debut at 19 years old. He's hitting .296 with...the scouting scale, after getting clocked at 3.9 seconds to first base during the series...

Porscha Lucas leads US women in 800-meter relayat Penn Relays

...victory in the women's 800-meter relay at the Penn Relays on Saturday and the Americans...seven-thousandths of a second in the first 800 relay at the meet since 2004.The Americans finished in 1 minute, 31.972 seconds at Franklin Field."Once I got the baton...

With the eighth pick, the Atlanta Falcons are in a quandary in the NFL Draft

...The ideal of being there in the top 10 at eight gives us an opportunity to move up...Melvin Gordon III could all be available at the eighth slot. The Falcons could receive...if Gurley is picked by the New York Jets at No. 6 or the Chicago Bears at No. 7...

Family of murder victim still seeks answers after more than a decade

...employee of Michael's Coffee and Tobacco at knifepoint, threatening to kill her when...Johnson Prize for Poetry. She taught English at the East Georgia College where Mason is...acting chair of the Humanities Division at East Georgia College in 2000.

Study finds distractions to be major factor in teen crashes

...that we try to eliminate in our everyday driving," Brock said.At Brock's driving school, students spend 30 hours in the classroom...The department will sponsor a Traffic Safety Awareness Day event at the Bernie Ward Community Center on Lumpkin Road on May 2 from...

Augusta's lead arson investigator to retire Friday

...There's only so much hunting, fishing and golfing a man can do," said Brown, laughing. "But I'm not the type to do nothing. At 61, I felt like it's time to try something different before I got too much older."Looking back on his time as lead arson...

Kinhult wins Junior Invitational at Sage Valley

...Marcus Kinhult arrived Saturday morning at Sage Valley Golf Club, he told his caddie...in the fifth annual Junior Invitational at Sage Valley. Kinhult shot 3-under-par 69 to finish the tournament at 7-under 209, one shot better than Davis...

Fraternity at the University of Florida is suspended

...that its members hurled drunken insults and spat at a group of disabled military veterans at a Panama City Beach resort.The school said on...and veterans with the Warrior Beach Retreat were at the Laketown Wharf Resort last weekend. The veterans...

World's top golfer takes out time for juniors competing at Sage Valley

...One by one, the young hotshots tried their hand at outdriving the No. 1-ranked golfer in the world...his 300-yard blasts.McIlroy was a surprise guest at Nike Night on Friday evening at the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley. The top junior...