Electric cars gain a toehold in Atlanta

...available here, led by the Nissan Leaf, has come as a bit of a shock to the Atlanta market. They aren't underpowered golf cart-like vehicles, for one thing. The coolest and most expensive plug-in, the Tesla Model S, goes from zero to 60 in...

Butler High School lunchroom, construction offices vandalized

...Motorola radios were reported missing.An employee for Mc Knight Construction reported similar damage at his trailer. A golf cart near the trailer also sustained damage to the ignition switch.

Around the block

...from The Phil S. Harrison Memorial Golf Classic have enabled Walton Foundation for Independence to sponsor two adaptive golf carts that enable golfers with disabilities to enjoy the game.The carts will be available to any golfer with a disability...

Parel still holding on to his dream of playing on the PGA Tour

...fasciitis in his left foot last season, the Champions Tour is inviting with its shorter courses, more forgiving setups and golf carts."It's very nice, I won't lie to you," he said of not having to walk 7,500-yard courses. "Especially with...

Rants & Raves

...OBAMA SAYS THE U.S. is "not at war with Islam." Somebody tell Islam. I DON'T LIKE THE WAY Harlem used those golf carts on Oliver Hardy Day. Some people they would drive right past and others they would give a ride. It was mostly a racial...

Adaptive golf competition highlights spirit of disabled

...nonprofit organization outfitted Trier with a three-wheeled golf cart that lifts and tilts him to a standing position directly...this year the foundation introduced two new adaptive golf carts, bringing its total to six.One of them was for Trier...

Georgia praised for export effort

...usable by readers. Although the name includes the state's capital city, the focus is actually statewide, from the golf carts exported from Augusta to timber products shipped out of Brunswick."If you look around the state, it's pretty easy...

Aiken fatality highlights golf cart safety

Erin Hutchison has owned a golf cart for three years and never had an...Hutchison, whose mother has driven a golf cart for a decade, described the vehicles...awareness of the danger they can pose.Golf carts can go as fast as 20 mph, have no...

New York Yankees retire Joe Torre's No. 6

...to present Torre with a proclamation from New York Mayor Bill de Blasio naming Saturday Joe Torre Day.Torre rode in a golf cart with Yogi Berra to the area in front of the mound, where the Yankees presented him with the 29th plaque to be placed...

Domestic oil production prompts North Augusta business to expand

...designs and manufactures products in vinyl, cotton and plastics.The products range from boat covers and vinyl tubing to golf cart accessories and zip-up industrial storage tarps.True said concrete work will take a couple of weeks, after which...