Miss Rebecca Kates

...Ga. -- Miss Rebecca Marie "Becca" Kates, 19, of 236 Queen St., died Tuesday...Life Church of God, Lincolnton. Miss Kates, a native of Wilkes County, formerly...Survivors include her father, Harold E. Kates, Lincolnton; her mother, Shirley Kates...

Aiken's Kisner earns first PGA Tour victory

...at the tournament held at St. Simons Island, Ga."We did it," Kisner said as he scooped up his 17-month-old daughter Kate and greeted wife Brittany at the 18th hole."That was the coolest moment I've ever had, having my daughter run up the hill...

Eating disorder scandal may humanize Mary-Kate for young fans

...ANGELES There are two Mary-Kates in crisis. One is the fragile...disorder. The other is Mary-Kate the product, half of the multimedia...Minute" all by herself, Mary-Kate is trying to return to a healthy...It may ultimately help Mary-Kate's image by humanizing it...

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Lawyer for Georgia man set for execution this week says doubts remain about his client's guilt

A Georgia death row inmate shouldn't be executed this week because doubts remain about his guilt, his lawyers argue.

Well-read: Classics to re-read

...adult, reading Holden's journey could be more insightful and give you a different viewpoint of the classic.The Awakening by Kate ChopinThe story of Edna Pontellier finding her place in turn-of-the-century New Orleans may be difficult to relate to for...

USC Aiken women seek continued success after rebound season

...The guard position is full of experience between seniors Katelyn Grisillo and Stephanie Ball, and juniors Alexis Ware and Kate Duff. The junior duo is expected to step up offensively to complement the scoring threat down low.USC Aiken will have a tough...

For the record

...Barnett, 20, of Elizabethtown, Ky.Octavious Jenaro Williams, 26, and Shakeva Nicole Dukes, 28, both of AugustaAngela Kate Riddle, 29, and Patrick Alexander Willingham, 28, both of AugustaMarques Dashawn Ardoin, 26, of Columbia, and Danielle...

Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

ATLANTA - A federal judge on Monday sentenced a former Georgia state representative and civil rights activist to a year and a day in prison for fraud. U.S. District Judge Amy To­ten­­berg also gave Tyrone Brooks two years of supervised release after his imprisonment, plus 250 hours of community service to be performed in a school or youth education program.

Former Georgia lawmaker admits responsibility in fraud case

A former Georgia state lawmaker and civil rights activist told a judge Friday he regrets making the mistakes that landed him in federal court on fraud charges and said he takes full responsibility for his actions.

Wofford fends off Furman to win SoCon title

...Jaspers closed the season with 17 wins against five losses and had won six of seven, its last loss coming at Iona 10 days ago.Donovan Kates had 13 points and Shane Richards 11 for the Jaspers. Pankey earned the tournament's MVP honors.