Former Georgia track star Torrin Lawrence dies in accident

...Athens, where he won an NCAA indoor title for the Bulldogs in 2010. The accident happened about 90 miles from the Georgia-Florida state line.Lawrence graduated from Georgia with a degree in sociology in May 2013 after a record-setting college career...

Augusta GreenJackets receive several roster moves over weekend

...spot, the GreenJackets received Sam Mende from Salem-Keizer. Mende, drafted by the Colorado Rockies in 2011 out of South Florida, played three years in the Rockies system. The 24-year-old now serves as system depth for the Giants.The GreenJackets...

Plane crashes on Ga. man walking Fla. beach

...and his 9-year-old daughter seriously injured, when they were struck by a small plane while walking along a southwest Florida beach. The couple's daughter, 9-year-old Oceana, was critically injured. The 1972 Piper Cherokee lost a wheel, damaged...

Small businesses selling Fair Trade products looking to make money while doing good

...percent in 2013 after climbing 258 percent in 2012. Meagher expects another triple-digit gain this year for her Tampa, Florida-based business.Meagher says she could make more money with oil that isn't Fair Trade, but she believes in being socially...

Geraldine Gunn

...wife of 54 years to Mr. Jack W. Gunn of Gibson Highway, died Friday evening at the Gulf Coast Medical Center in Fort Myers, FL. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church of Warrenton...

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Wood storks head to Augusta no longer endangered

...preserve and restore the storks' nesting and feeding areas, which have progressively shifted north after development of the Florida Everglades in the early 1900s drained their original habitats.The loss of the wetlands decimated the stork population, causing...

Promises of easier nuclear power plant construction fall short in new round of building

...companies.Going forward, Westing house and CB&I are phasing out the Lake Charles factory and hiring firms in Oregon, Florida and Virginia to build the largest modules, Southern Co. spokesman Brian Green said. The Lake Charles factory will still...

Don Feldman

...Family members include his sister: Betty Sandidge of Greenville, SC; brothers: Richard Feldman and wife Henrietta of Ocala, FL, George Feldman of Pittsburgh, PA; many nieces and nephews and close friends: Charles and Virginia Dunagan. In addition to...

Kristin DeGraff - Jonathan Branson

...also in attendance. The couple honeymooned aboard the ship as it cruised the western Caribbean before returning to Orlando, FL where they reside. The bride's family will host a small reception in July in Augusta. Branson - DeGraff