NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker dies

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and...10s."Many of today's fans may know Buddy Baker as one of the greatest storytellers...witnessed his racing talent recognized Buddy as a fast and fierce competitor, setting...

Three seniors top list of AP preseason All-Americans in basketball

Seniors Kyle Wiltjer, of Gonzaga, Georges Niang, of Iowa State, and Buddy Hield, of Oklahoma, were selected to The Associated Press preseason All-American team.Junior Kris Dunn, of Providence and...

Kevin Kisner leaves Aiken for time being

...hunting, being in the woods, getting away with people who don't play golf," he said. "It's all golf down there. All my buddies at home don't play golf professionally. They play recreationally, and they don't ask me about golf all day, which I...

Tulsa gets best of No. 9 Wichita State in upset

...Georgetown.Bradley Hayes had 16 points and eight rebounds for the Hoyas.NO. 8 OKLAHOMA 84, MEMPHIS 78In Memphis, Tenn., Buddy Hield scored 30 points and Oklahoma held off Memphis in the Sooners' season opener.Freshman Dedric Lawson led Memphis (1-1...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...Then he and his band joined the Holland America Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise along with his blues music friends including Buddy Guy, Irma Thomas, Buckwheat Zydeco, Marcia Ball and The California Honeydrops.Once the cruise ended, Toussaint and three...

Tell us about your fishing buddies

...Who is your favorite fishing buddy? How did the friendship begin...a favorite story about your buddy? Or an adventure, or misadventure...wants to hear about your fishing buddies in story form, so send stories...send photos of your fishing buddy, or shots of both of you...

Readers reminisce about their buddies, loved ones

...week's report, in which I mentioned the importance of fishing buddies, attracted the attention of several readers.One of the people...Kenneth Brooks, of Augusta, said Steve Clemmons is his buddy. "He taught me everything I know about salt water fishing...

Moya wins battle of buddies

PARIS -- They made their own line calls, and embraced at the end. Carlos Moya and Alex Corretja were just a couple of buddies playing tennis on a windswept Sunday. And, at times, they performed like weekend hackers. Gusts that whipped the clay across...

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Famed guide Donald Ray "Buddy" Edge is calling it a day

Bouts with severe arthritis in his back and legs have forced Donald Ray "Buddy" Edge, 59, to retire as a professional striped bass fishing guide on Thurmond Lake."It had gotten so bad that I didn't...

John Wade bests buddies at Jones Creek

After a shocking turn of events near the end of Sunday's Jones Creek Classic, John Wade emerged as the winner.