ToyMax president creates hottest toys, but is still a big kid

PLAINVIEW, N.Y. -- At least once a week, Steven Lebensfeld hears the same question: "Is your life like Tom Hanks in the movie `Big...

Overtime: Moraetes set for title bout

Augusta's Denise Moraetes will return to the ring May 12, when she takes on Kathy Collins of Plainview, N.Y., at the Adams Mark Hotel in Tulsa, Okla., with the 140-pound IBA Junior Welterweight title on the line. Moraetes...

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Artist reflects on childhood, world travels

More than a hundred people sat enchanted at the Morris Museum of Art Sunday, as they listened to Plainview, Ga., native and nationally recognized artist Benny Andrews. As part of the museum's recognition of Black History Month...

Moraetes gets shot at title

...Augusta's Denise Moraetes will finally get to fight for a women's boxing championship. The opponent is Kathy Collins of Plainview, N.Y. The venue: the Adams Mark Hotel in Tulsa, Okla., as the bout headlines the Tulsa Charity Fight Night. On the...

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Overtime: Maraetes drops narrow decision in Oklahoma

...All three judges score the 10 round fight 96-94. Two Oklahoma-based judges gave the edge to Collins, who hails from Plainview, N.Y. The IBA judge had Moraetes winning. Fans at the Adams Mark hotel booed the decision. Collins was outpunched in...

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FDA agent: Peanut plant 'not fit' to produce food

...no indication Peanut Corp., a company based at Stewart Parnell's home in Lynchburg, Va., with plants in Georgia and Plainview, Texas, ever recalled food that tested positive for salmonella or warned its customers about the results.She said only...

Trial for 3 charged in deadly salmonella outbreak from peanuts set to start in south Georgia

...found bad conditions in the company's plant in Blakely, Ga., including mold, roaches and a leaky roof. Another plant in Plainview, Texas, was shuttered by that state's Department of Health Services in February 2009 after product samples tested positive...

Mrs. Mozelle Swain (MAYSVILLE, Ga.)

MAYSVILLE, Ga. - Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mozelle Swain, of Plainview Rd., Maysville who died Friday, October 31, 2003, at the BJC Nursing Home of an extended illness. Survivors include three...

Mrs. Betty Davis (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...homemaker. Survivors include a daughter, Diane D. Corley, of Augusta; two sons, Perry Davis of Hephzibah and Stacey Davis of Plainview, Texas; one sister, Vivian C. Hensley of Augusta; and one brother, Richard Curry of Atlanta; and 13 grandchildren...

Mrs. Bertie Burke

...member of Oak Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Fett Burke Jr., Savannah; two daughters, Yvonne Burke, Plainview, Texas, and Bobbie Lee, Sylvania; a sister, Daisy Reese, Prattville, Ala.; and four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren...