Rants & Raves

...Keep him out and move John Barrow on. I THINK IT'S time for the Columbia County Board of Education to hire reliable bus drivers and buy reliable buses. HUGE RANTS TO Comcast/XFinity. They advertise "on demand" you can watch your favorite shows the...

Thomson distribution center to move

...expected to close its Thomson distribution center in late 2015. The closure affects 50 employees -- warehouse workers and drivers, Johnny Mack Brown, the center's manager said. "They have the option of relocating. One good thing is that the company...

What Is It?

...choose, depending upon engine choice."A Ford innovation was synchronizing first gear on its three-speed stick, helping the driver to engage (or downshift to) first gear without grinding the gears. Incidentally, the 1963½ designation was applied to...

New models for 2015

...six-speed transmission. Options include heated and cooled seats and a hands-free liftgate that works with a wave of the driver's foot. Goes on sale early next year in North America and later in Europe, South America and Asia. Pricing hasn't been...

Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

...government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort is being complicated by confusing information and a malfunctioning Web site.The government's...

Crews for Danica Patrick, Kurt Busch swapped by Stewart-Haas Racing

...Sprint Cup.Gordon was the only driver from Hendrick's stable to...Chase field is reduced by four drivers every three races in the playoffs...reflect a tie with all remaining drivers. In short, wins throughout...will be reduced to just four drivers ? with one race deciding...

SEC West is about to get wild in coming weeks

...more head-to-head matchups among them remain to shake things out.No. 9 Georgia (4-1 in SEC games) sits in the East drivers seat but Missouri (2-1) and surprising Kentucky (2-2) also are in the mix going into the second half of the season...

Wine Time: CoCo Wine & Culinary Festival set for new location

...the Vineyard Wine Market, or online at csrawinefestival.com.Active-duty military tickets cost $35 and designated drivers tickets are $25. The festival is open 1-4 p.m. People who have bought special early bird tickets will be admitted at...

Owner Roger Penske praises his duo of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano

...owner in racing history. He retired as a driver in 1965. He made his stock car debut...he's been surrounded by some of the best drivers in the world, Penske said the Keselowski-Logano...garage area.Penske proudly stood by his driver.

Dale Earnhardt raises awareness about concussions

...looking for, you are just going to keep trying to trick yourself," Ross said.It came to a head when he was cut off by another driver in traffic and was unable to control his temper. Scared of his behavior, Ross's wife said she'd tell doctors if he did...