Upcoming Events

...Club; registration 8 a.m., shotgun start 10 a.m.; includes brunch, prizes, awards ceremony, recognition dinner; cart included; $175 per player or $375 per team; (706) 821-8428, lcollins@paine.eduLIBERATION PHILOSOPHIES OF SOUTH AFRICA...

Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

...pace," said Brian Bethune, an economics professor at Tufts University in Boston. "The Fed doesn't want to upset the apple cart with any type of market shock that could cause further problems in the global economy, whether that is in China or in Europe...

Rants & Raves

...poor decision. I saw two teenage girls with a young child in a golf cart at the McDonald's at Furys Ferry and Baston roads. Driving this busy intersection in a golf cart with more than two people and no seat belts is a recipe for disaster...

Night golf in Scotland

...before 10 p.m. Which means you can work and then get in a full 18.The greens are a little slower than back home, golf carts are a luxury (I've been walking and using a trolley) but you can't beat the views. If you don't like a little sea breeze...

Police seek North Carolina woman accused of taking bellman's cart from Jameson Suites in Augusta

...Carolina woman accused of taking a bellman's cart Tuesday from an Augusta hotel lobby.Bonnie...seen loading a stainless steel bellman's cart from the Jameson Suites on Claussen Road...Richmond County Sheriff's Office.The cart is valued at $1,042.Campbell was described...

Augusta's green energy options studied

...pursue by partnering with the right groups.The first, which has been discussed before because of the heavy presence of golf cart manufacturers in Augusta, is creating electric vehicle paths along lower-traffic roads to connect various nodes in downtown...

Despite strong sales, enthusiasm drops for fitness trackers

...the initial excitement has worn off, he said, wearing the Fitbit encourages him to walk the dog more often and shun the golf cart while playing a round.- Shari Winston, a high school counselor in Falls Church, Virginia, credits her Fitbit Flex with getting...

Bloop hit in ninth lifts Rockies over Braves

...to the field to tend to Grilli, who remained on the ground for several minutes. He was helped to his feet, taken away on a cart for further treatment and replaced by David Aardsma.The team said in a tweet after the game that Grilli was expected to miss...

Chatham County officials weigh approval of golf carts on roads

...Chatham could use the carts. Hart said the county...be needed on a golf cart that travels on public...traffic with your golf carts," Hart said...collision between a golf cart and a motorized vehicle...stressed that use of golf carts would need to be restricted...approved for golf cart use. "I'm not...

Thanks for moving carts

...the abandoned shopping carts from the handicapped parking...into the store and get a cart, shop for 30 or 40 minutes...can't you return the cart to the store or place it in a holding area for the carts (usually three car spaces...faced with an abandoned cart or two.Charles SlechtaGrovetown