Fantasy Baseball: Fantasy beginning gets a new start

...baseball leagues, decision time is here for players and commissioners awaiting the most anticipated event of the year for the "Roto-geeks" of the world. Carry-over leagues have an established set of rules which require only minor tweaking from year to...

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ROTO TILLER Does not run $50 706-556-8466

Thanksgiving causes 50-percent surge in plumbing calls

...holiday period from a typical week, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing and Roto-Rooter Plumbers reported.As of Friday afternoon, Jameila...recommend a courtesy scrape of your plate in the trash first."Roto-Rooter owner David Byrd said Black Friday has become known...

Balanced budget unlikely

...budget. Living within our collective national means certainly is right, though not exactly a news flash. The issue has been roto-tilled for decades now, and every attempt to get past a national conversation and gain traction has failed miserably.Why...

Deep freeze might have cost economy about $5 billion

...pipes leaked. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's home in Tuscaloosa took an estimated $50,000 blow from a burst water pipe. Roto-Rooter in Minneapolis and elsewhere has been "inundated" with calls about burst pipes and even frozen sewer lines since the...

Tips ease landscape burdens

...Use a nonselective weed killer, like Roundup. Don't cultivate the bed, except to plant annual flowers in open areas. Roto-tilling encourages weed seeds to sprout and can damage roots of shade trees. Keep the new planting simple. Three to five...

Life & style
Fantasy sports fans draft blockbusters like ball players

...Manning than "Mission: Impossible III" can do it, too. Later this summer, the popular fantasy sports Web site Talented Mr. Roto (http://www.talentedmrroto.com) will begin a new service making such leagues available to members. The site's founder...

Annual gardens can offer splash of color with a little care

...coleus. After selecting a planting site, the soil must be prepared. This involves working the soil deeply with a spade or roto-tiller. Then, 2 inches of organic matter should be incorporated into the soil to improve its structure and provide better...

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'Ghost Hunters' visit America's 'most haunted' city

...I., have been investigating haunted hotspots for 15 years as leaders of the Atlantic Paranormal Society. Away from their Roto Rooter day jobs, they seek solid evidence of spectral encounters with no-nonsense skepticism, relying on the electric eyes...

Across Georgia

...23, was killed Tuesday night after getting off Interstate 85, Atlanta police spokesman Steve Coleman said. The driver of a Roto-Rooter van followed Mr. Newberry and they confronted each other when they got off the highway. Mr. Newberry was stabbed...