Lakewood's Tocci shows improved strength, bat in repeat trip

...Shawn Williams said. "I think it's helped him a lot to play in this league at 17 and to play again last year. He has experience with at-bats. You only get better with at-bats."Tocci was assigned to the South Atlantic League at only 17 years old...

Autos roundup: Joey Logano wins Xfinity race at Talladega

...Woods have five wins at Talladega, the last coming in 1980 with driver Neil Bonnett.While Blaney doesn't have a lot of experience driving a Sprint Cup Series car in a restrictor-plate race, he knows a good finish is predicated on being at the right...

South Aiken's Jake Carter wins individual title in Southern Cross in a playoff

...Southern Cross a year ago, he lost in a playoff at a junior event at Mount Vintage earlier this year."I guess I had enough experience and I was pretty confident going into it," Carter said. "It was good to finally not lose one."Nimmer took some consolation...

On The Move

GEORGE ANDERSONJob title: Retail Sales ManagerEmployer: Bennett Building Systems LLCWork expe r ience: He has more than 15 years experience as a small-business owner in retail and service industries.

Georgia officials say technical bugs in new exam 'unacceptable'

...that every student should have a smooth experience."We take responsibility for the difficulties...to resolve any issues and improve the experience for the remainder of the testing window...percent of exams this year.Georgia's experience wasn't as severe as problems reported...

Be sure to visit New York City's offbeat museums

...Guggenheim or the Museum of Modern Art. Those are guaranteed to be worth your time, but if you're seeking a more unusual experience, try the Morbid Anatomy Museum, the Houdini Museum of New York or any number of other unique museums that call the city...

Panthers roll to state semifinals

...which upset No. 1 seed Dunwoody earlier in the week."It feels good," said No. 2 singles Drew Harris, who thinks their experience from a year ago has them prepared. "We should handle it fine especially since it's at home. It'll be fun."Harris...

Event helps veterans with job-hunting skills

...for a job was translating his duties in the military onto a civilian resume.Many veterans struggle to put their military experience into civilian terms, he said."If they say 'platoon sergeant,' what does that mean?"He said it means they probably...

Veterans' tour superb

...assistance ? wheelchairs, walkers, helping hands ? each tour has volunteers to be sure that every veteran has a chance to experience the grandeur and wonder this nation feels for them and those who have gone before. Without several local sponsors, both...

Hephzibah welding students learning valuable skill as demand grows locally, nationwide

...started doing welding, it came easy to me. I get it and I'm good with my hands," Shull said. "I want to get enough experience so I can find a job in this field. They pay welders well, and I learned what I needed to get started right here ... my...