Augusta July visitors to generate $9.9 million

...during July, spurred by multiple youth basketball tournaments.The Nike Peach Jam, beginning July 7, will bring 9,600 visitors, resulting in $2.2 million in spending. The Nike Nationals girls basketball event, beginning July 25, will have...

Nike Peach Jam set for July

The 2015 Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) Finals at the Nike Peach Jam will be held July 8-12 at Riverview Park Activities Center.The prestigious basketball event features many of the...

Area Announcements

...Baseball? Georgia Regents coach Jason Eller has a Nike baseball camp on July 20-23 and July 27-30. Ages...register, visit www.ussportscamps.com/baseball/nike/nike-baseball-camp-gru-augusta. Basketball? Curtis...

Trey Hardee among top dogs in decathlon at US championships

...decathlete is an awesome fraternity."Hardee isn't sure how much longer he will compete. His sponsorship deals with Red Bull and Nike were recently extended into 2017."I keep thinking, 'When am I going to start a career?'" Hardee said. "But there's...

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...


BasketballEYBL Finals are set for July 8-12The 2015 Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) Finals at the Nike Peach Jam will be held July 8-12 at North Augusta's Riverview Park Activities Center.The event features many of the country's...

Area Announcements

...reunion is free. For more information, call Harvey Tollison at (706) 829-6825. Basketball? Curtis Baptist will hold a Nike Basketball Camp July 13-17. Fourth through ninth graders are eligible. To register or for more information, visit 3dhoopsbasketball...

Former Olympic champ Mo Farah calls missed drug tests 'simple mistakes'

...investigative journalism group ProPublica and British broadcaster the BBC, Salazar was accused of using doping practices at the Nike Oregon Project.The governing body of British athletics responded to the allegations against Salazar by announcing that Farah's...