Men's basketball roundup: Kentucky scores first 24 points, routs UCLA

...points and seven rebounds for the Hokies. USC UPSTATE 53, MISSISSIPPI STATE 51In Jackson, Miss., Ty Greene hit an 18-foot jumper with 6.3 seconds left to lead USC Upstate (9-4) over Mississippi State (5-5). AUBURN 89, XAVIER 88 (2OTS)In Auburn...

Just horsing around: CSRA's roots in the equine industry run deep

...1980 at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center. The show has grown to be the largest cutting horse event east of the Mississippi River, and will celebrate its 36th consecutive year in January 2015. It has been an economic engine for the area, pumping...

Margaret Sherlock

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Ms. Margaret Sherlock, 74, of Edgefield Rd., entered into rest on Friday, December 19, 2014 at University Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced. Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ashley Renee Taylor - Jacob Anders Gustaf Carlsson

...Mrs. W. Keith Taylor of Augusta, Ga. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Hunter of Augusta, Ga., and Ms. Viola Johnson Taylor and the late Mr. Franklin Taylor of Millen, Ga. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Anders Lage Carlsson...

James Stephens

...as husband, father, grandfather, friend, grill master, and comedian--and feared by all fish and game east of the Mississippi. We will all greatly miss his uncanny ability to insert his humor into our daily lives. Jimmy and Marie are proud supporters...

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...Willean Hall, 36, and Leroy Linwood, 30, parked near Bush Field airport. Mr. Linwood was shot and thrown into a truck. Ms. Hall was kidnapped, raped and shot. The assailants threw both victims into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained...

Unemployment rates fell in 41 US states last month

...percent unemployment rate was lowest in the nation, while Mississippi's 7.3 percent rate was the highest.Thirty-seven states...200 fewer jobs than the previous month. It was followed by Mississippi, which had 4,500 fewer, and Kansas, with 4,100 fewer...

No. 6 Cavaliers cruise in return from layoff

...had three points, three rebounds, an assist and a block.MISSISSIPPI 71,COASTAL CAROLINA 68In Oxford, Miss., LaDarius White...points, including 6 of 8 from 3-point range, to lift Mississippi (7-3) over Coastal Carolina (8-3).Jarvis Summers...

Mississippi State women edge Louisiana Tech to remain unbeaten

...with 1:05 left ? her only point of the game ? broke a tie, and Ketara Chapel's jumper moments later lifted No. 22 Mississippi State over Louisiana Tech 81-77 on Thursday night.Chapel blocked Whitney Frazier's jumper with 51 seconds left and after...

Gamecock women breeze past Hampton for 10th win

...Oklahoma grabbed 11 as a team. NO. 21 MISSISSIPPI STATE 66, LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE 51In...throws and scored 21 points to help Mississippi State (12-0) remain undefeated by beating Louisiana-Lafayette(6-1).Mississippi State is off to its best start in school...