3-D printer use gains popularity in Augusta region

...to repair blinds, landing gear for a quad-copter, wall plates for electrical sockets, lost board game pieces, a rubber band gun and a spaceship with moving gears.On the side, they sand and polish pieces with steel wool to sell on their...

One-legged player considers himself lucky

...Edwards' little brother gave him a rubber band two years ago to "fix" the leg...high school basketball game. That rubber band still hangs around Edwards' wrist...6-year-old brother gave him the rubber band. Along with his humor, Edwards...

College basketball
Couch hopes Wildcats can bounce back

...alcoholics or heavy smokers wearing a rubber band around their wrist as they try...Kickoff '97 noticed the thick brown rubber band on Tim Couch's right wrist...He glanced down at his lucky rubber band. Just to make sure it was still...

Other sports
Djokovic knocks off Nadal to win fourth Sony Open title

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Novak Djokovic stretched like a rubber band to hit a backhand. He sprinted into the other corner and scooped out forehands as if he was wielding a shovel. He ran forward...

Local retailers optimistic about holidays

...shopping center in Evans. Seasonal sales have already been "much better" than in 2012, she said, with the Rainbow Loom rubber band bracelet kit leading the way as a hot ticket item.Both Jerome and Allen participate in national campaigns, like American...

Toys R Us releases list of hot holiday toys

...set.Exclusives on the list include a $14.99 Shimmer 'N Sparkle Cra-Z-Loom by Cra-Z-Art, which creates rubber band bracelets; a $399.99 Razor Crazy Cart go-cart for kids; and Toys R Us' own $149.99 tablet for kids called...

Sonic Spotlight: Billy McKnight

...Ghost, since 2003 STYLE: Old-school, finger-style blues guitar BEST CONCERT ATTENDED: Funkadelic and Bootsy's Rubber Band, Chicago, 1993. "That was the type of music that I grew up with in the '70s. It was very nostalgic." BEST SHOW...

Rice-Stuffed Snowmen

...the snowmen is tied off with a rubber band, then a small onion becomes the head. Another rubber band is added, and the top of the tube...Place in the tube sock. Use a rubber band to close the top of the tube sock...

Life & style
Creepy-crawlies fascinate visitors to nature center

...hundreds of curious children and adults at Sandy Creek Nature Center's annual Snake Day. "His belly felt like a wet rubber band," said Rachel Wolf, 7, after she and her brother Jonathan, 4, got to feel a big yellow pine snake held by Berkeley...

Across the area

...residents. Boy is arrested after rubber band incident An 11-year-old North...hitting his toddler brother with a rubber band. The boy's father had his son...22-month-old brother with a rubber band, causing "a raised welt approximately...