Around the block

...competing in the fourth annual event for area elementary and magnet schools. The Reading Bowl promotes literacy and is supported by Barnes & Noble, Coca Cola Bottling Co., MAU Workforce Solutions and RTC Federal Credit Union.Pianist Stanislav Khristenko will...

1993 slaying of Aiken County woman remains unsolved

...Fingerprints in the home led police to Byron Barnes, then 20, who was a neighbor and friend...attended a farewell party at the home. Barnes, who had been treated for a hand injury...months.While he was out of jail on bond, Barnes was arrested for probation violations...


...Masters Tournament champion and Augusta native Larry Mize, and David Noll, Jr.Margaret Shirley, of Atlanta, earned the Tommy Barnes Award winner, given to the overall player of the year. MediaAnalyst taken off air after arrestBasketball analyst and former...

Friday's prep basketball box scores

...NORTH AUGUSTA 46WHITE KNOLL (54) ? Brittany Weeks 17, Charnae Wilson 14, Maria Gaffney 7, Emily Whitsett 7, Auriel Barnes 5, Paris West 4. Totals: 19 12-26 54.NORTH AUGUSTA (46) ? Amari Young 20, Kellie Cooper 7, Alexus Williams 7, Mercedes...

Richmond County school board elects new leadership

Helen Minchew and Marion Barnes were elected president and vice president...defeating Jack Padgett by a 7-3 vote. Barnes was also nominated by Atkins and beat...with Cain abstaining.Minchew and Barnes are now responsible for presiding over...

Panthers keep Yellow Jackets winless in the ACC

PITTSBURGH - Jamel Artis and Cameron Wright led all scorers with 20 points apiece and Michael Young added 16 as Pittsburgh beat Georgia Tech 70-65 Saturday.

Margolese Long

...memorial service will be held at Thomson First United Methodist Church on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 2 pm, with Rev. John Barnes, Rev Gary Dean and Rev. Bob Gillespie officiating. The Exodus Sunday School Class will serve as honorary pallbearers. The...

Los Angeles Clippers handle Dallas Mavericks

...Mavericks 120-100 on Saturday for their sixth win in eight games and second in a row.Jamal Crawford added 19 points and Matt Barnes had 18 points in the Clippers' eighth win in their past 11 games against the Mavericks.Dirk Nowitzki scored 25 points and...

Commission seeks delegation help in Atlanta

...state-issued toxicology report hit home after the death last month of Housing and Community Development employee Nikki Barnes.Barnes' son was the only survivor of a two-car crash that killed four, and the GBI later declined to seek a toxicology...

Teenager injured in McDuffie crash released after month in hospital

...only person who survived the wreck and was airlifted to Georgia Regents Medical Center. He was released Jan. 7.Shaquetta Barnes, 39, of Hephzibah, was driving the Highlander and was killed.Sedrick Lamont Wright, 33, of Thomson, was driving the...