Friday's high school basketball boxes

...Laney 9 (Jasper 3, Young 3, Brooks, Tanksley, Wilson). Records: Laney 8-1. Next: Laney vs. Coral Gables (Fla.) in Nike Invitational, Dec. 26, at Berkmar in Atlanta.EVANS (50) ? Conner Morningstar 2, Matlin Marshall 5, Qua Childers 13...

Leaders approve bill that would halt payday loans

The Moore boys like playing basketball, especially when they're wearing the Nikes they got for their birthdays. Christopher, 10, and Gregory, 8, wouldn't have gotten those shoes if their mother hadn't...

Xtreme style

...eighth-graders. THE OUTFIT: Michael: Zonz sweater ($25, J.C. Penney); Levi's jeans ($30, J.C. Penney); Nikes ($70, Finish Line). Natashia: Tshirt ($12, J.B. White); London London overall shorts ($25, J.C. Penney...

`Net chat - Hemingway fun role for O'Donnell

...Hemingway. He recently chatted on America Online. Q:What is your most and least favorite thing about being famous? A:Free Nikes and the least, playing 20 questions every day. Q:What are your future projects? A:Other than marriage this spring, I...

Nike Nationals uses league setup for the first time

The Nike Nationals Invitational begins in North Augusta this weekend...majority of top female recruits to be on hand.And like the Nike Peach Jam, which ended last week, the Nike Nationals attracts spinoff events. That will bring the number...

Cal Storm rallies over Tree of Hope to win Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship

...patient.Behind Andee Velasco's 19 points, Cal Storm rallied late to shock the Tree of Hope in overtime, 65-60, in the Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship at Riverview Park."I told them it's a marathon, not a sprint," Quintero...

Stampede win their final game in 16-under division of the Nike Peach Jam

...with the rest of the Southern Stampede 16-and-under squad, pulled out a 79-67 victory in their final game of the EYBL Nike Peach Jam against the Southeastern Elite Storm on Saturday.Stampede head coach Al Durham said he was proud of the team's...

Augusta man, 20, faces burglary, trespassing charges

...found near the broken doors, to enter the building.During a search of the property, police discovered the suspect's missing Nike shoe in the parking lot. The shoe was filled with an employee name tag, a steak knife and four employee business cards. Police...


...Russian TV. OlympicsUSOC extends its deal with NikeThe U.S. Olympic Committee signed an extension to its sponsorship deal with Nike that will last through the Tokyo Games six years from now.No dollar figures were given for the latest extension announced Monday...

Ian Poulter stops slide in ranking with 10th-place finish in China

...It is being held next year at Gullane. ... Daric Ashford has been appointed president of Nike Golf, replacing Cindy Davis. Daric has been at Nike for 21 years, most recently as vice president and general manager of Jordan Brand for North...