Magnolia Cemetery keeps history of Augusta alive

...Both events occurred in 1817.Although the first official burial was in 1818, the oldest grave on the site is that of J. Hartford Montgomery, who died Christmas Eve of 1800.War veterans are everywhere, including many who fought for the Confederacy...

Lockheed Martin to buy helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion

HARTFORD, Conn. - Lockheed Mar tin will acquire Black Hawk helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion as it seeks greater access...

Lightning strikes Columbia air passenger

...hasn't been given, was traveling on an American Airlines flight Saturday.Airport officials say the plane was traveling from Hartford, Connecticut; to Charlotte, North Carolina; when it was diverted to Columbia due to bad weather.Airport spokesman Kaela...

Chris Pronger enters hall of fame despite being under contract thanks to bylaw change

...in the game of hockey worldwide could accomplish."Karmanos earned induction because of his longtime NHL ownership of the Hartford Whalers and Carolina Hurricanes and his founding of the Detroit Compuware Hockey Organization, which produced the likes of...

UConn's Geno Auriemma easily earns 900th career win

HARTFORD, Conn. - Geno Auriemma reached 900 victories faster than any other college coach when No. 2 Connecticut routed Cincinnati 96-36...

Top-ranked Huskies crush Cougars by 59 points

HARTFORD, Conn. - Breanna Stewart tied her season high with 26 points and Connecticut won its first game since returning to the No. 1...

Southern Methodist win first tournament title since 1988

HARTFORD, Conn. - Markus Kennedy scored 14 of his 15 points in the first half and No. 20 Southern Methodist held off UConn 62-54 on...

Hartford snaps losing streak

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Darrick Johnson scored 23 points to help Hartford defeat New Hampshire 79-59, and snap a six-game...added a career-high 17 points and 9 rebounds for Hartford (3-8, 1-4 America East). Colin Donahue scored...

College basketball
Rizzotti signs deal to coach Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Former Connecticut star...remain as coach of the University of Hartford women's basketball team. The contract...playing career. Rizzotti was hired as Hartford's coach in September, and the Hawks...

College basketball
Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

...stadium to lure the New England Patriots to Hartford. The poll by the independent Quinnipiac...People believe the stadium will benefit Hartford's image and economy," poll director...a 68,000-seat stadium in downtown Hartford. As proposed, the Patriots would move...