Braves' Bird has stuff for majors despite little attention in trade

...Soroka, was assigned to rookie-level Danville this past week after recording a 1...pick Austin Riley was also assigned to Danville this past week after hitting .255 with...Riley wasted no time impressing his new Danville coaches, either, by going 2 for 5 with...

Mrs. Genie Laird (DANVILLE, Ill.)

DANVILLE, Ill. - Mrs. Genie Bruker Laird, 55, entered into rest on March 24, 2004, at her residence in Danville. Survivors include her husband, Robert Laird of Danville, Ill.; three daughters Keri Beth Laird and Holly...

Warren A. 'Butch' Carl (DANVILLE, Pa.)

DANVILLE, Pa. - Warren A. 'Butch' Carl, 61...at the Grandview Health Care Center in Danville, where he was a guest for the past two...and Friendship Fire Companies, all of Danville. Respecting Butch's wishes, there...

Mrs. Nonie Smith (DANVILLE, Ga.)

DANVILLE, Ga. - Funeral services for Nonie C...Sunday at Mount Zion Baptist Church, Danville. Burial will be in the church cemetery...include her children, H. Millard Smith, Danville and Morris "Smitty" Smith, Midville...

Albert Washington

...Clark, of Acworth, Georgia; and Amy (Brent) DuBois, of Danville, Georgia. He is also survived by a sister, Judith Gore...Acworth, Georgia; and Seth, Beau, and Albert J. DuBois, of Danville, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a gift...

Raymond Walters Sr.

...of catcher for the Wilmington Delaware Blue Rocks, the Utica New York Blue Sox, the Schenectady New York Blue Jays, the Danville Virginia Leafs and the Americus Georgia Phillies. While playing with the Americus Georgia Phillies, he carried a most impressive...

Atlanta Braves first-rounder Braxton Davidson in position for full-season assignment in 2015

...Braxton Davidson's move to short-season Danville might not appear as a big step at the...2014 first-round pick was assigned to Danville from the Gulf Coast League on Aug. 13...four hits in his first seven games for Danville, but he again has five walks to show...

2 accused of firing assault rifle at home

...police say they fired several shots from an AR-15 while at a Danville Road home.Mazcio Bernard Owens, 35, and Billy Joseph Laws...Owens said they had fired several shots into the air at his Danville Road home using Laws' 5.56-caliber DPMS AR-15, the...

Haywood McKie

...native of Aiken County, was a member of Mims Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Hayward (Meesha) McKie, Danville, Ga., and Shawn McKie, Graniteville, SC; a brother, Levi (Mary) McKie, Graniteville, SC; six sisters, Juanita...

Anne Hogan

...David Hogan and wife Carol of Waynesboro; Becky Reynolds and husband Jerry of Augusta; her sisters, Florence McAuley of Danville, California, and Beverly James of Hilton Head, South Carolina; her grandchildren, Lauren Rocha and husband Sergio, Davison...