Victor Dubuisson is tied for lead in his hometown tournament

PARIS - Frenchman Victor Dubuisson is in a three-way tie for the lead after the second round of the French Open.

Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...the bigoted legacy that flag symbolizes.The remnants of that era are everywhere. Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va., my hometown, proudly displays its Confederate "heroes" in grand statues along the promenade ? Robert E. Lee, J.E.B. Stuart...

Athletes give back to hometowns

...their respective sports but share a common commitment to their hometowns. Chavous, a second-year cornerback with the Arizona Cardinals...to provide lessons in life and football to the youth of his hometown. After two years as a linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals...

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Mayor opens Midnight Run Distillery in downtown Bartow

...store front, a vision began to bubble."I envisioned putting it here, downtown, front and center, Main Street in our hometown," Morris said. "It's a very fast-growing industry."The product he is focusing on for now is a small-batch corn...

A.J. Allmendinger is on the pole in Sonoma

...on Friday, Sonoma President Steve Page presented him with a Melchior ? an 18-liter bottle of wine ? engraved with "Hometown Hero," his car and the dates of his five wins."I love coming out here, not just because it's home. It is just so many...

What Is It?

...had relatives who owned the redesigned 1965.Lowell Fritsche: "I had a friend who had a 1960 Corvair. He brought to our hometown during a Christmas break. We had a good bit of snow and that Corvair got tested royally. It had fantastic traction in snow...

Sonic Spotlight: Scott Corliss

AGE: 44 HOMETOWNS: Portland, Ore., Lawrenceville, Ga. and Baltimore; moved to Augusta in 1999. OCCUPATION: IT Support, Fort Gordon PLAYS...

FEMA Head: Securing hometown helps secure homeland

...for disasters that might strike their hometowns, the head of the Federal Emergency Management...we really do this job of securing the hometown, we secure the homeland," he said...millions of visitors who are not in their hometowns when disaster threatens, Brown said...

Hopefuls continue to stream to the Capitol

ATLANTA - Georgia residents hoping to represent their hometowns in both state and federal government continued streaming to the Capitol on Tuesday to place their names on the primary election...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Umps cry foul over background checks

NEW YORK --- Umpires are livid that Major League Baseball has sent investigators to their hometowns, asking neighbors a series of questions that include whether the ump belongs to the Ku Klux Klan. "The questions that we found...