Comebacks mark final day of Vaughn Taylor event

...finishing at 5-under 211 at Jones Creek Golf Club."I'm extremely excited and ready for the next event," said Lee, of Buford, Ga., who won the Georgia PGA Junior Championship in June. "I'm really confident about my next tournament now."Gabriel...

South Carolina child, 3, dies in hot car

BUFORD, S.C. - A 3-year-old northern South Carolina boy has died several...stroke last Wednesday after he climbed into a car at the family's home in Buford and became trapped. Deputies said it appeared the boy left the home without...

Spurs GM R.C. Buford named NBA's Executive of the Year

...Antonio Spurs general manager R.C. Buford has been named the NBA's Executive of...of the Western Conference semifinals.Buford is highly regarded by his peers, but...awards season.In his 12th season as GM, Buford re-signed Manu Ginobili and Tiago Splitter...

Local players off the pace after first round of Vaughn Taylor Championship

...E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf on Tuesday at Jones Creek Golf Club. S.M. Lee, of Buford, opened with 67 and leads by two over Chase Ibbotson and Jake Milanowski. In the girls event, Alissa Yang and Yunjie Zhang...

All-Star event helps local basketball players give back to community

...a sophomore at Georgia Southern, said he came back to help a former teammate. Doyle attended Josey before transferring to Buford."I heard the event was here at my old school and I had to come back and support it," Doyle said. "It was fun to play...

Georgia couple accused of locking teenage son in basement

BUFORD, Ga. - A suburban Atlanta couple accused of locking their son in the basement...charged with child cruelty and false imprisonment, police said Thursday.The Buford couple is accused of confining the 13-year-old boy to a small room with...

Here's more thanks

...intervention is not appropriate at this time, our "tall-standing" chief executive should've seen this coming. Or maybe he did.Buford Pusser from the movie Walking Tall must be doing somersaults in his grave now.R. Bryan AustinNorth Augusta, S.C.

State power Buford beats Washington County in state title game

...Leading 13-0 against juggernaut Buford in the waning moments of the first...an untimely holding call and a long Buford run, ultimately buried Washington County in a 35-19 loss to the Wolves.Buford (15-0), which was appearing in...

Across Georgia

...in the basement of their home for more than a year surrendered to police Friday evening.Recardo and Therian Wim bush, of Buford, reached an agreement earlier in the week to turn themselves in on felony charges of child cruelty and false imprisonment...

'Chronicle' staff collects 15 awards from Georgia APME

...70-year-old bodybuilder Sonny Bryant.In sports action, photo chief Todd Bennett won first place for his memorable shot of a Buford High School football player dragging Washington County's D.J. Sanders through the air as the ball pops out.Todd also...