Gas leak that closed Stevens Way in Columbia County repaired

...contractor struck a main gas line, Emergency and Operations Division Director Pam Tucker saidColumbia County Fire Rescue and repair crews were called to the scene about 5 p.m. The leak was repaired and the road reopened by 7:30 p.m., Tucker said.

High-scoring Brigham Young Cougars off to a fast start

...since 1993, visiting various college football locations throughout the country. But is it a good thing to have the GameDay crew on site? In four games this season, the favorite has gone 1-3, while the home team has gone 2-1 straight up. This week...

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

...from other planes to avoid it, but the companies are working on algorithms to predict it.Last year, 11 passengers and 13 crew members on U.S. airlines were injured during turbulence, according to government figures. This May, four passengers and...

Twins fire Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

...rehab assignment.Hart hit .203 with six homers and 21 RBI in 68 games.UMPIRES: Umpires Gerry Davis and Joe West will be the crew chiefs for the wild-card games this week.Davis has worked 122 postseason games, more than any other umpire. He'll handle...

Retired Aiken solicitor doesn't slow down

...It was very similar to working on a trial. You have a schedule and you prepare. You coordinate with the cast and production crew, and you make sure everything is done correctly. You're telling a story, but it's with pictures, not words." Morgan...

Jeff Gordon wins at Dover in Chase elimination race

...Hendrick Motorsports drivers into the next round."I don't know what I've found, but I think a lot of it has to do with (crew chief) Alan Gustafson and all the guys on this No. 24 team," Gordon said. "They've just giving me such an awesome race...

Auto recalls

...000 Tundra full-size pickups because a plastic trim piece can interfere with the side air bags.The recall affects 2014 Crew-Max and Double Cab versions in the U.S., Mexico and Canada, The Associated Press reported. The trim covering the center...

Fitness plan for Augusta firefighters taking shape

...was a way to weed them out. But since it got started, everyone seems to be complying without complaint, he said.Six fire crews convene at Station 19 on Brown Road in Hephzibah at 10 a.m. each day to work out. They are a little ahead of the curve...

Pardon our mess

...Washington Road. ACTION PROMISED: Georgia Power official Epressia Stroud sent a crew Tuesday to determine the extent of immediate danger and possible damages. Stroud said a crew would be on scene within two hours to access to situation. By Friday afternoon...

Kurt Busch fighting to stay alive in Chase

...at New Hampshire.Busch praised former crew chiefs Jimmy Fennig and Pat Tryson for...Busch hasn't yet clicked with No. 41 crew chief Daniel Knost. Knost doesn't have...the veteran pointing out things to the crew chief," Busch said. "I realized that...