Sock it to 'em: Americans Jack Sock, John Isner win openers in French Open

...country's players, particularly the men, find success on red clay?Now comes along Jack Sock, a 22-year-old born in Nebraska and currently residing in Florida, who unabashedly calls the slow stuff "my favorite surface."Yes, that's right, even...

Larry Gilpin Sr.

...Cemetery in Ashburn, GA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 550 South Tower, Atlanta, GA 30303. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706...

Unemployment rates fell in 23 US states in April

...low of 5.4 percent. That represented a reassuring bounce back after the economy generated just 85,000 jobs in March.Nebraska reported the lowest unemployment rate at 2.5 percent, followed by North Dakota at 3.1 percent. North Dakota had boasted...

Cross Creek High School Class of 2015

...McClendonMeagan Marie McCormickBryan Dylan McDanielChristopher TreVaughn McDuffyHunter Elizabeth McElmurrayTe'sean Demarcus McGaneyTavaris Ne'Son MendenhallXezavious Fredrick MikellCharmia Allura MilesJonathan Christopher MillerSamantha Anne MillerLeeza Denise MonroeKevin...

Henry Bell Jr.

...Bell, Jr., 82, of Grovetown, will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Water Branch Baptist Church Cemetery, Harlem, with Bishop Michael Staley officiating. Thomson Funeral System, 505 Gordon St. NE, Thomson, GA

Deangelo Gant

...Denard Gant, 27, of Thomson, will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at Poplar Head Baptist Church Cemetery, Dearing, with Pastor, Rev. David Lowe, officiating. Thomson Funeral System, 505 Gordon St. NE, Thomson, GA

ConAgra to pay $11.2M to settle Peter Pan peanut butter salmonella case

...investigation after more than 600 people got sick.Federal prosecutors filed a single misdemeanor charge against the Omaha, Nebraska, based company along with a plea deal Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Georgia. No company executives were charged...

Vakeshia Clark

...13, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at Greenwood Baptist Church, Norwood with Pastor, Rev. Stanley Freeland, Sr., Presider and Pastor Randy Heath, Eulogist. Interment: Church Cemetery. Thomson Funeral System, 505 Gordon St. NE, Thomson, GA

Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...sports world had heard of the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year until August.That's when 13-year-old Mo'ne Davis became an instant celebrity as she took the mound in the Little League World Series and mowed down batter after batter...


...Pa.) Uni versity player was dismissed from the team for an offensive Twitter post about Little League World Series star Mo'ne Davis.The user account belong ing to Joey Casselberry had been deactivated as of Sat urday night, but screen captures of the...