More news outside Municipal Building than inside

...and stood up, and the next thing I know it was lights out. I hit my knee, but he kept me from falling down. He held me up long enough for the marshals to get there."Then Becky Smith, Dr. Randy Smith's wife, came by and took my pulse and...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Musical homecoming weekend filled with family ties

...family members.Sledge's major hits included When A Man Loves A Woman, Comfort Me, Take Time to Know Her, It Tears Me Up, The Dark End of the Street and (Let Me Wrap You in My) Warm and Tender Love.There is no doubt how much Sledge loved...

Lauren Hill remembered at arena where she made her layup

...were celebrated at the memorial on Monday."Lauren chose to be the victor," said the Rev. Corey Potts from her church in Indiana. "When she was in the hospital, I went to see Lauren expecting to cheer her up. And she cheered me up."

Atlanta Braves benefiting from revived Johnson

...the third."I just couldn't get the ball down consistently," Cahill said. "A team like that is just trying to see me up, and I left too many up."Cahill raised his release point this off-season to get on top of the ball and improve movement...

When a man loves a song: Sound engineer reflects on Percy Sledge

...Europe and South Africa and led to his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005.Sledge had a handful of other hits between 1966 and 1968, including Warm and Tender Love, It Tears Me Up, Out of Left Field and Take Time to Know Her.

Grovetown police chief fired, given severence package following e-mail complaint to city manager

...police chief, Gary Jones, on Tuesday."Well friends, the attorney for Grovetown and the City Administrator just called me up to City Hall to tell me that my services are no longer needed as the Director of Public Safety," Jones posted on his personal...

Singer finds own voice through role in Celtic Woman

...light classical, pop standards (the repertoire has included Bobby Darin's By The Sea, the Josh Groban hit You Raise Me Up and Enya's Orinoco Flow) and even tunes from musicals and movies (such as Somewhere Over The Rainbow).Over the next...

Rory McIlroy reflects on recent Masters performance

...as I could. I had a bad nine holes. But apart from that I'm excited where my game is and I'm excited how that sets me up for the rest of the season."McIlroy isn't second-guessing his Masters game-plan ? which was essentially rendered...

Furyk outlasts Kisner in playoff

...Championship victory. He is 44 and always believed he'd win again."But I was starting to feel like this game is beating me up, and the losing hurts a lot more than winning feels good," he said. "I think I just forget how good" it feels to win...

Evans girls soccer team shakes off rust, tops Jones County in first round of Region 2-AAAAA Tournament

...got the shot," Deppen said of her second goal. "I was just in the right place at the right time and had people backing me up so if I didn't get the goal somebody else would have."With the win the Lady Knights (12-3), who entered as a No...