Kirby: Another Augustan visited White House in 1980

...cities of Montreal, Quebec City, Ottawa and Toronto.Brian and Mary Ellen Sar tori, of North Augusta, sent greetings from Rhode Island, where the "seafood is delicious."And Flo and Bob Morris were in historic Boston, Lex ington and Concord, enjoying...

Warriors still 'on cloud nine' after winning first NBA title in 40 years

...teammates on the staircase.Warriors employees, shuttled from team headquarters on three buses, cheered and chanted "War-ri-ors!" and the song We Are the Champions by Queen. They also pounded inflatable sticks and gave hugs and handshakes to players...

Se Ri Pak led the charge of South Korean women golfers

KOHLER, Wis. - Se Ri Pak admits it has not been easy being a legend in South Korea.Pak's...way."It's everybody. They say, 'I'm playing golf because of Se Ri,' " Pak said of her fellow South Koreans. "I had a lot of pressure...

Se Ri Pak: AP Female Athlete of the Year

...memorable U.S. Women's Open in its 53-year history. Se Ri Pak got only better as the galleries got bigger, signs that maybe...What we could not have anticipated was the emergence of Se Ri Pak," LPGA commissioner Jim Ritts said. "It was one of those...

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Se Ri Pak: on course for greatness

KOHLER, Wis. -- When she turned pro at 18, Se Ri Pak wanted to become the best woman golfer on the planet. She's...red and yellow banner newspaper headlines Tuesday proclaimed Se Ri Pak "Our Hope, Our Encouragement." From President Kim Dae-jung...

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Se Ri Pak leads Jamie Farr Classic again

SYLVANIA, Ohio - Se Ri Pak isn't sure why she plays so well at the Jamie Farr Owens Corning...said she knew about this tournament before she left home because of Se Ri Pak's success. The dry, fast course provided a slew of low scores in...

Se Ri Pak leads LPGA Championship

PITTSFORD, N.Y. - Se Ri Pak, playing for the first time since injuring her left shoulder in early April, shot 1-under 71 on Friday to take a one-shot...

Fort Gordon honors Vietnam vets with welcome home ceremony

...morning physical training. He was deployed to Afghanistan twice and remembers older veterans greeting him upon his return in Rhode Island with a warm cup of lobster bisque at 2 a.m."For these folks who were risking their lives so we could have freedom...

Flannery O'Connor's stamp takes a licking

...and having fun. ... and VERY COOL!"Not that far away were Wayne and Frances Cowart, of Thomson, who sent in a rare Rhode Island card. They were enjoying a "small ship" cruise around New England. "Chilly here!" they wrote. They also sent a larger...

Program offers drug addicts healing through work, Christ

...a separate women's program in Allen, just north of Dallas.In January, a Breaking Free program opened in San Vito, Costa Ri ca. In March, Mormon visited Mi lan to look for an Italian location.Mormon said he wants the leaders that are being trained...