Candidates' war of words continues

Diane Ford doesn't mind resting on her laurels: She points to 50 paved roads, 140 miles of water lines and 124 miles of sewer lines for Columbia County's District 5 in the...

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NBA again earns A grade for diversity

ORLANDO, Fla. - The NBA isn't resting on its laurels as a pacesetter in sports diversity.The league has again earned an A grade in a study of the diversity of its leadership in its...

Civic-minded citizens can pitch in to make our society better

...the demand for nutritional sustenance this summer in Augusta and throughout Georgia. However, this is no time to sit on our laurels, as much remains to be done if we earnestly hope to break the cycle of poverty in our midst. As it has been said by anthropologist...

Call it Miata or MX-5, roadster rules

Even a Guinness Book world record holder doesn't rest on its laurels. For 2006, the top-selling roadster in the world - the Mazda MX-5 Miata - is a new, third-generation model with a tad...

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Big Three club gets new name

Investors in Columbia County's next golf community have decided not to rest on the laurels of its famous course designers. With construction under way at the 2,220-acre Riverwood Plantation, they have decided to...

Clemson's Swinney says Tigers want to be great

...turned the page on his team's landmark 11-victory season last fall. He believes his returning players won't rest on their laurels and are ready to chase bigger things this season."We're not hoping to have a good season, we're expecting to have a...

Campbell has edge in runoff

COLUMBIA - As today's lieutenant governor runoff neared, neither Andre Bauer nor Mike Campbell was resting on his laurels. Both professed confidence that they would earn the Republican Party's nomination for lieutenant governor. Heading into...

Campaigns gear up for runoff

...COLUMBIA - Days before Tuesday's lieutenant governor runoff election, neither Andre Bauer nor Mike Campbell is resting on his laurels. Both profess confidence that they will earn the Republican Party's nomination for lieutenant governor. Though hobbling...

'American Idol' winner Ruben to release first single in a week

NEW YORK -- "American Idol" winner Ruben Studdard won't have time to rest on his laurels - he's spending this weekend in the studio to work on his debut album, which is slated to come out by September. Studdard...

Hunter Morris continuing Evans tradition of great tailbacks

Even after one big rushing performance, no way is the latest product of Tailback High going to rest on his laurels. "Sure, you feel great after a game like that," said Evans junior tailback Hunter Morris who, in his first start in the backfield...