Georgia communities tout veterans in workforce sales pitch

...need. So we've been a big advocate of getting those qualified workers out of the military and into the workforce," said Chris Carr, president of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.Often, the veterans have gained the desired skills in the military...

Kentucky routs Texas-Arlington

...Tigers with 10 points. SYRACUSE 70, LOYOLA (MD.) 37In Syracuse, N.Y., Rakeem Christmas had 18 points and six blocks, Chris McCullough had 17 points, and Syracuse (4-1) beat Loyola of Maryland (2-3) . FLORIDA STATE 66, THE CITADEL 55In Tallahassee...

'Star Wars geek' Chris Conley didn't hear band's tribute after first touchdown

...Ga. - It was entirely fitting that the Georgia Redcoat Marching Band played the theme from Star Wars when Bulldogs receiver Chris Conley scored the first of his two touchdowns Saturday in a 55-9 victory over Charleston Southern at Sanford Stadium.Earlier...

No. 20 Georgia Regents breezes past Valdosta State

Keshun Sherrill scored a game-high 20 points and the 20th-ranked Jaguars breezed to a 92-61 win over Valdosta State on Wednesday afternoon at Christenberry Fieldhouse.

Oklahoma's Samaje Perine made Melvin Gordon's record short-lived

One week after Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon set the NCAA record for rushing yards in a game (408), Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine broke his record.

Denzel Dillingham leads Paine past USC Aiken

Denzel Dillingham scored a game-high 30 points as the Lions rallied down the stretch to win one of the wildest home openers in school history, a 102-100 victory over USC Aiken at the HEAL Complex.

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Augusta Fire Department welcomes delivery of first of 15 new trucks in $8 million upgrade

...apparatus" truck."We've heard a lot about it," Sgt. Chris Thompson, of Station 19, said before starting his six-hour...aerial truck which was put in south Augusta temporarily, Chief Chris James said.The fire department has purchased three aerial...

'Kick-Six' remains indelible part of Iron Bowl

...Ala. - Auburn players have delighted in the frequent replays of the final play of last year's Iron Bowl.At Alabama, Chris Davis' last-play return of a missed field goal remains a sore subject.Whether it causes heartache or elation, it's been...

Tests reveal mass in chest of Chiefs safety Eric Berry

...9, where Manziel has a luxury apartment, after a fight broke out at 2:25 a.m. Friday.According to a police report, Chris Conos told police he was assaulted by "Johnny Football and his entourage." The 33-year-old fan said he and his girlfriend...