Newberry: 'Madness' is lacking in the NBA playoffs

More than the NFL, NHL or Major League Baseball, the cream of the regular season in the NBA always seems to rise to the top of the rim come playoff time.

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College BaseballNewberry turns back USC AikenIn Aiken, Mitchell Griffin had two RBI to help lead Newberry College to a 6-2 victory over 16th-ranked USC Aiken on Wednesday night at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.Griffin had a sacrifice...

Newberry warned of Tenn. murder suspects

NEWBERRY, S.C. - State and local law enforcement officers are searching some woods in Newberry County for four suspects wanted in Tennessee...Tennessee charges and chased it through Newberry and out on state Highway 34. A sheriff's...

Tenn. slaying fugitives caught in Newberry

NEWBERRY, S.C. - The four Tennessee teens who led police on a 10-hour chase...teenagers are expected to appear before a judge in juvenile court on Monday in Newberry County. Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl...

Long shot Hawks on a roll entering opening playoff series

ATLANTA - There's no bigger long shot in the NBA playoffs than the Atlanta Hawks. Then again, considering all the Hawks have been through, just making the playoffs was a feat.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Avalon fans have a chance to see him in Newberry

...perform two shows at 3 and 8 p.m. Sunday, March 9, at the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House.Tickets are $45. Call (803) 276-6264...706) 437-0070 or visit burkeconcert.org.Also at the Newberry Opera House: The Oak Ridge Boys, 3 and 8 p.m., Saturday...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Country Music Awards was truckful of randomness

...Paul & The Broken Bones; visit blindwillie.com.? Saturday, May 10: Grand Ole Opry legend Bill Anderson, 8 p.m., Newberry (S.C.) Opera House, $31, call (803) 276-6264 or visit newberryoperahouse.com? Sunday, May 18: Willie Nelson...

Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017

ATLANTA - Atlanta has become the newest city in Major League Soccer with an expansion franchise that will begin play in 2017.

Married 55 years, died hours apart

MACON, Ga. -- John W. Newberry died in his living room, there in the house at the end of Macon's...5-foot-11 middleweight, was a Golden Gloves state champ. "Hobo" Newberry, they called him, because he hitchhiked to bouts. Family legend...