Mississippi State holds on to end long losing streak to LSU

...with two touchdown passes and 56-yard scoring run, and Mississippi State held off a wild rally by No. 8 Louisiana State for...snapped the Bulldogs' 14-year losing streak in the series.Mississippi State led 34-10 in the fourth quarter, but LSU scored...

East Carolina, Mississippi State enter top 25 after big wins

...college football poll for the first time since 2008, and Mississippi State moved into the Top 25 for the first time in two seasons...in its first season in the American Athletic Conference.Mississippi State is No. 14 after beating LSU 34-29 to end a 14-game...

Georgia Southern rolls on the road

...I felt like (the game) made a big statement in the Sun Belt," Breida said.South Alabama (1-2, 0-1) lost to Mississippi State 35-3 a week ago and for the second consecutive week mustered very little offense inside the 20.The Eagles made...

Peraza leads Braves minor league awards

...appearances between Advanced-A Lynchburg and Double-A Mississippi. He had 20 doubles, 11 triples and totaled 60 stolen bases...with 83 strikeouts to 43 walks in 148 innings for Double-A Mississippi. The lack of a third quality pitch could mean an eventual...

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...

On The Move

NATHAN HUFFNew job title: AttorneyEmployer: Law Office of Nathan E. HuffWork experience: He previously worked for Warlick, Tritt, Stebbins and Murray LLP for three years.Education: Juris doctor, University of Mississippi

Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August

...unemployment rate jumped to 8.1 percent from 7.7 percent in July to the highest among all the states. It was followed by Mississippi at 7.9 percent. That's the first time Georgia has had the highest rate since the Great Recession ended. Georgia's...

Georgia Southern to play historic game

...on the road at Kent State 23-13 before losing at home to Mississippi State 35-3 before a school record crowd of 38,129.Fritz...Harris, who had 14 tackles and two forced fumbles against Mississippi State, was the conference's defensive player of the week...

Mary McCalister

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Funeral Services for Ms. Mary Helen Abney McCalister will be held 3:00 pm Sunday at the Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Nathaniel Langford, Pastor...

Caroline Elizabeth Rawlins - Brian Michael Harris

...2014 at the Historical First Christian Church in Augusta, Ga. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lee Mitchell, Ms. Cynthia Renee Rawlins, and the late Mr. Wesley Rawlins, all of Augusta, Ga. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs...