Unclear future for guarantee games in college football playoff era

...how many teams realistically in a given year are going to be thinking about that?" Western Carolina athletic director Randy Eaton said. "Just think of the SEC. You've kind of got your top five teams that are always going to be there. What about the...

Preschools with eco-friendly focus grow across nation

OKLAHOMA CITY - Three-year-old Clara Centola seems unconcerned by the adults around her as she works at a mini-kitchen, deciding which cloth-toy fruits and vegetables to serve her imaginary guests.

Ashton Eaton wins heptathlon title, misses world record

SOPOT, Poland - Ashton Eaton won yet another gold and again proved...Yet after winning the heptathlon, all Eaton could do was slam his fist in frustration...don't know, I'm just mentally weak," Eaton said after the race, feeling he had...

Decathlon gold medalist Ashton Eaton prepares for another 'sweet' year

...as to just how memorable a season Ashton Eaton had last year: The Olympic decathlon champion...filling in the blanks was rather easy: "Eaton," the charismatic 25-year-old who...Johnson in attendance. Two months later, Eaton joined their esteemed company by winning...

Steve Oppenheimer, Brad Ploeger challenge Chuck Eaton for Georgia Public Service Commissioner

Name: Chuck Eaton, Republican (incumbent)Age: 43Family: Wife Erika; daughter Lydia, 5Education: University of Alabama, bachelor's in...

American Eaton takes decathlon

...LONDON - Instead of one victory lap, Ashton Eaton got four.His Olympic gold medal in the...exhaustion but mostly out of elation.Eaton finished the two-day competition with...Trey and I really, really wanted," said Eaton.Especially this year, on the 100th anniversary...

Eaton wins at Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Ron Eaton outdueled Kevin Harvick to win the Southwest...Winter Heat race at Tucson Raceway Park. Eaton, a former NASCAR Northwest Tour champion...eventually beat Harvick by 1 1/2 seconds. Eaton started on the pole and Harvick, the...

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Ashton Eaton sets world record in decathlon

...EUGENE, Ore. - Meter by meter, Ashton Eaton kept swallowing up real estate on a track...would put his name in the record books.Eaton was every bit as relentless and stubborn...determines the world's best athlete.Eaton finished with 9,039 points in the U...

Eaton, Gatlin steal the show at world indoor track meet

ISTANBUL - Ashton Eaton, of the United States, set his third...all-American day by taking the 60-meter dash.Eaton dominated the two-day competition, capping...000."I was good, fit and healthy," Eaton said. "If all things went well, I knew...

Chuck Eaton, Stan Wise win Republican primaries for Ga. Public Service Commission

...ATLANTA - Republicans Stan Wise and Chuck Eaton fended off GOP challengers in Tuesday's...personal finances.Early results showed that Eaton, 43, of Atlanta took about 60 percent...Reid, 56, an engineer from Decatur. Eaton was elected to the commission in 2006 and...