Columbia County Fair continues through Nov. 15

...Columbia RoadDETAILS: $7 admission; daily performances including motorcycle stunt group, Galaxy Girl, human cannonball, Sea Lion Splash, chainsaw carver, Demolition Derby (7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13); helicopter rides Nov. 14-15 for added cost...

Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work

...Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion returned to work Tuesday after weeks away...for the hunt and used an arrow to hit the lion, who authorities have said was lured from...Authorities say they then tracked the lion before shooting him.It's been a month...

Augusta Prep girls basketball team opens season with win over Augusta Christian

...into the second period, the Lady Cavaliers traded baskets with the Lady Lions, then outscored them 14-2 the rest of the half to break the game open...digit rebounds. Kristen Fortunato finished with 10 points for the Lady Lions as well.

Williston-Elko runs wild in win over Fox Creek

...to move into the second round of the Class A Division I state playoffs with a 50-30 win over Fox Creek on Friday night at Lions Field.Running back Shakur Chisolm combined with Dashawn Mayes for 357 rushing yards and five scores for the Blue Devils...

Paine women looking for respect this season

...is looking for some respect.The Lady Lions were picked to finish fourth in the East...bulletin-board material."When the Lady Lions open up Friday against Florida Southern...finishing 11-16 last season. The Lady Lions open with a six-game stretch of quality...

Paine men looking to reach postseason play after snub last season

...and finishing with a 23-7 record, the Lions got snubbed last season by the NCAA Division...With postseason play on their minds, the Lions will open play Friday against Rollins in...against Florida Tech the following day.The Lions return three starters off last season's...


...the Paine College women Monday night.Monique Maximilien added 14 points for the Buccaneers (1-1).Ashley Watts led the Lions (0-4) with 21 points. Janisha Wilkerson added 14 points and Tannasia Rhodes chipped in 11.? Augusta University senior...


...Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Challen ge.Janisha Wilkerson had 14 points and Delisia Sharpe had 12 rebounds for the Lions (0-2).? In Central, S.C., Augusta University dropped an 84-67 decision to Emmanuel on the final day of the Conference...

NFL to work on 'Color Rush' uniform promotion

...teams will wear one-color uniforms. Next season, all Thursday night games will feature teams wearing alternate uniforms. LIONS: Receiver Calvin Johnson is questionable for Sunday's game at Green Bay because of an ankle injury.Johnson didn't practice...

Richmond Academy's Williams to play for Illinois State

...It's the best place for me. They made me feel at home."While a sophomore at Augusta Christian, Williams helped the Lions win a SCISA Class AAA state championship. He then averaged 15 points per game his junior season."Madison is the classic...