Mark Richt: Mr. Stability in the SEC

ATHENS, Ga. -- When the Georgia Bulldogs hired Mark Richt on the day after Christmas in 2000, he was a 40-year-old relative unknown who'd spent the last 15 years as an assistant coach at Florida...

Ailing Spurs fend off Rockets

...rigors of his 19th NBA season, even if it means taking more games off in the near future.Bryant skipped three games in four days surrounding Christmas because of overall soreness. CAVALIERS: All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving missed his second consecutive...

No. 1 Kentucky won't relax much during 9-day break

Top-ranked Kentucky basketball players' euphoria over beating No. 4 Louisville had barely set in before they faced the obvious question of how far they can go.

Across the region

...scene of a crash involving injuries.The rear-end crash Sun day involved a pickup and another vehicle. Beres said the patrol...in Charleston County showed he was being held as of early Sun day afternoon.In other newsTHE LEAD INVESTIGATOR of the DeKalb...

A resolution for the nation

In the movie Liar Liar, Jim Carrey plays a lawyer who, because of his son's birthday wish, cannot tell a lie for one day.Carrey gets into lots of trouble for telling the truth. But there are cathartic moments as well ? as, at one point, he...

Rants & Raves

...except the ZIP code had been entered wrong. I called and they said they remarked it with my ZIP code and I should get it the next day. Nope ... they returned it to sender. The post office is less than a mile from my house, and they didn't know how to find...

The Jimmie Dyess Symposium: If you've got questions, I've got the answers

...endowment. May I visit the museum before the event?Yes. The museum will be open all day Jan. 8. The normal fees for access to the museum are waived for the entire day. A good time to visit is mid-afternoon. Please plan your visit so you can find...

You Remembered: Fort Gordon

...1969 and was at Fort Benning to start basic, and on the fifth day there they took us into a room that had a bunch of posters on the...Specialist with the Army Security Agency.I definitely recall the day of 22 November 1963, as I was sitting in the classroom when...

Big third period helps Florida Panthers beat Toronto Maple Leafs

...in training camp and injuring a knee on conditioning assignment in Milwaukee. COYOTES: Recalled forward Tyler Gaudet, 21, from Portland of the Ameri can Hockey League on Sun day. He had four goals and four assists in 29 games this season.

Veto violence in America: Crime and its causes require everyone to act

...YOUNG GIRL recently spoke at church and reported suicide is the second-leading cause of death for people ages 10-24. Each day in our nation there are an average of more than 5,400 suicide attempts by young people grades 7-12, Youth make up 8 percent...