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Rice crew wins Pit Stop contest, $30,000 prize

...auction to benefit the Unser Children's Discovery Center Foundation of Albuquerque, N.M. ... Longtime engine builder Rick Long received the annual "True Grit" award and a check for $10,000. Sarah Fisher's chief mechanic, Bill Miller, received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/23/nas_373411.shtml
Nascar
A question of loyalty

...Swainsboro coach) Rayvan Teague's, too, for putting me in a bad situation," Brazzell said jokingly. "I've known Rick longer than I've known Rayvan, and I think they're both classy guys and very good coaches. Rick just laughed and told...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/08/hig_300400.shtml
High school
Training emphasis on values

...Marines are put into positions where their actions could have national or international implications," said Maj. Rick Long at the Recruit Depot at Parris Island. "You need to have modern weapons, state of the art tactics but you also need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/25/met_242843.shtml
Metro
Local and area briefs

...will be re-evaluated at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot to see whether he can resume training, base spokesman Maj. Rick Long said. Mr. Kennedy, 27, collapsed after "combat hitting skills," an exercise designed to teach basic fighting techniques...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/11/met_209724.shtml
Metro
Local and regional news briefs

...Friday after he collapsed while on the way back to his platoon from training known as "combat hitting skills," Maj. Rick Long said. In the boxing drill, recruits fight three rounds of 15 seconds each and wear protective headgear, gloves, mouth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/01/met_209210.shtml
Metro
Marine recruit injured

...Eugene J. Kennedy III of Bensalem, Pa., apparently was hit in the head during supervised combat hitting skills, Maj. Rick Long said. Kennedy was in critical but stable condition at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Ga. In February, 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/31/met_209165.shtml
Metro
Riddick Bowe undergoing treatment for emotional stress

...Island, S.C., on Feb. 10, 1997, for three months of basic training. Eleven days later, he dropped out. Maj. Rick Long, a Parris Island spokesman, said at the time that Bowe told his drill instructor and battalion commander that he "couldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/28/oth_223307.shtml
Other sports
Bowe, Marines worlds apart

...experiences as heavyweight champion and having everything he wanted, it was a difficult transition to make," said Maj. Rick Long, a base spokesman. "He spoke to Judy (his wife) late last night," Newman said. "Evidently the decision was made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/22/oth_204412.shtml
Other sports
Area News Briefs

...in the neurological intensive care unit at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Ga., Parris Island spokesman Maj. Rick Long said Friday."At this point we do not know what the injury is, or what caused the injury," Maj. Long said.Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/09/met_203760.shtml
Metro
Memories of Hugo in S.C.

...the approximately 5,800 recruits and other personnel at the Parris Island training depot near Beaufort, said Capt. Rick Long. Only a small trailer park with about 120 people on the island was evacuated, he said. No immediate evacuations were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/05/met_199430.shtml
Metro