NASCAR's Tony Stewart buys All Star sprint car series

...for sprint car racing has caused tremendous heartache over the past two years. Stewart broke his leg in a 2013 sprint car accident in Iowa that has had lingering repercussions on his career. He missed the final 15 races of the NASCAR season, has...

Columbia County authorities report one dead and another injured in single car crash

...45 p.m. between Harlem and Grovetown.Authorities said one person was killed and another injured in the single car accident near the intersection of Old Louisville Road and Old Augusta Highway.Columbia County Coroner Vernon Collins said a...

Fort Gordon gun range named for former commander Lt. Gen. Robert E. Gray

...Multipurpose Machine Gun Range is at 11 a.m. at the post's training complex, according to a news release.Gray died in a car accident outside Millen, Ga., on Nov. 23, 2011. He was Fort Gordon's first black commander and chief of the U.S. Army...

NASCAR's storylines waiting on Daytona 500 in February

...a sprint car crash a year earlier.But nobody could have seen the emotional struggles that came with another sprint car accident last August that resulted in the death of Kevin Ward Jr.Although a local grand jury failed to indict Stewart, it...

I-20 wreck slowing traffic

A one-car accident is causing traffic to slow on I-20 westbound near the Harlem exit, according to Columbia County dispatch. The driver suffered minor injuries after losing control of the vehicle, and a wrecker is en route to tow the car.

Teenager injured in McDuffie crash released after month in hospital

...four, including his mother, according to hospital spokeswoman Christen Carter.Spencer, 15, was a passenger in the car accident in McDuffie County.Spencer was riding in his mother's Toyota Highlander, which was struck head-on by a Lexus...

Panthers' Cam Newton returns to practice after car accident; status still unclear

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Cam Newton returned to practice Wednesday eight days after an automobile accident left him with two fractures in his lower back. Whether or not he starts Sunday against the Cleveland Browns remains unclear.

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera's home damaged in fire

...Every year has its own story. Ever year has its own series of events that are hard to predict," Olsen said. "But a car accident involving your starting quarterback and your head coach's house catching fire ? those are things I don't think...

Cardinals rookie Oscar Tavares, 22, killed in car accident

Authorities say St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic.National police spokesman Jacobo Mateo Moquete confirmed Taveras' death on his Twitter account. Taveras...

Single-car accident on Walton Way injures 4

Police said alcohol possibly played a role in a one-vehicle accident on Walton Way that sent four people to the hospital on Wednesday morning.