US women ride defense to World Cup final

...Klingenberg, Becky Sauerbrunn, Julie Johnston and Ali Krieger.The United States has...that you have a young player like Julie Johnston, who was ready for the big stage. She...makes the perfect mix," Solo said.Johnston, who made just three appearances with...

Regional July 4th closings

...assessor's office closed Friday EDGEFIELD COUNTY? Tri-County Transfer Station, county offices, Trenton city offices, Johnston city offices, Edgefield city offices closed Friday MCDUFFIE COUNTY? County landfill closed Saturday? County offices, Thomson...

United States tops Germany in semifinals of Women's World Cup

...United States had several good chances from the start. Julie Johnston missed on a header off a corner kick from Megan Rapinoe, and...wide to open the second.Sasic's penalty kick came after Johnston fouled Popp in the box. Sasic fooled Solo, who went right...

Ironman 70.3 | The Augusta Chronicle

...2-mile swim, followed by a 56-mile bike ride and 13.1-mile run. Competing in her first Ironman 70.3 Augusta, Johnston said finishing will be a big accomplishment. As for a time goal, she said she?d like to finish in less than six hours...

Graham Rahal wins wild IndyCar race in California

...living."The ongoing cycle of trying to figure out how to get comfortable in the car, to make a plan with crew chief Chad Johnston that will give him the feel he needs, has been maddening for Stewart.Asked by AP about his current level of confidence...

US blanks China to reach semifinals in Women's World Cup

...200 international appearances. Julie Johnston lofted a long ball into the penalty area...that, the best American chance was by Johnston in the 26th minute that was cleared in...of an open net by defender Li Dongna. Johnston also had a header off a corner kick in...

US finding ways to win despite struggles on offense

...was Australia in the opener.Hope Solo leads all goalkeepers at the tournament with nine saves. And World Cup rookie Julie Johnston has been a force on the backline along with Becky Sauerbrunn, who may be the team's best player in the tournament so far...

Train hits semi truck in Johnston, but no one hurt

JOHNSTON, S.C. - No one was injured Thursday when a train traveling through downtown Johnston struck a truck stalled on its tracks...is re-railing the damaged equipment.Johnston Mayor Terrence Culbreath said he watched...

Truck driver cited in Johnston, S.C., train wreck

...truck driver who caused a train wreck in Johnston, S.C., after his tractor-trailer...railroad crossing on Lee Street in downtown Johnston.Blackiston will have to appear in Edgefield...hit four other vehicles parked nearby.Johnston Police Chief Lamaz Robinson said a truck...

Augusta groups begin submitting applications for SPLOST funding

...year's referendum, despite having fewer than 4,500 people combined.Augusta Regional Airport has submitted a $24.7 million request to develop an air-based industrial park at its south end, Marketing Direc tor Diane Johnston said.