West Nile mosquitoes reported near Atlanta

...carriers nearly doubled from 37 to 70. County workers found mosquitoes that tested positive at a park in Avondale Estates and 17 other locations across the metro Atlanta county. The virus tends to spike in August, September and October. ___

US stock surge snaps 6-day losing streak on Wall Street

...apparently saw the big sell-off as an opportunity to go bargain-hunting and buy low. "That always leads to a bounce or spike in the market," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist for Prudential Financial.Another factor was believed to be a comment...

Michaux: Matt NeSmith still has Walker Cup hopes

...like Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy.But as the Sedgefield throngs (and this weekend's inevitable TV ratings spike) show, nobody in golf moves the needle and raises the pulse rate like a stalking Tiger. TURNING BACK THE CLOCK: In other...

There won't be another Mo'ne Davis at the Little League World Series

...cover of Sports Illustrated and was named The Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year. She wrote a book, starred in a Spike Lee-directed car commercial, became the subject of a Dis ney Channel movie and met President Obama and his family at the...

After decades, Guardian Angels resume Central Park rounds

...park is down more than 80 percent compared with two decades ago, the New York Police Department said. Even with the recent spike, crime is lower than just two years ago, NYPD statistics show.Mayor Bill de Blasio says the park remains "absolutely safe...

Daniel Anderson III

...Terry Anderson, step son; Chuck Field, wife; Helen Anderson; and his parents; Mr. and Mrs. D.S. Anderson, Jr (Spike). Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at Central Christian Church with Rev. Tip Carroll...

Danger of spike strips causing some law enforcement agencies to reconsider usage

...potential for death associated with the use of spike strips to end police chases have resulted...the suspect drives over the Stinger, the spike pokes holes in the tires.The greatest...over the do's and don't's of stop spike use yearly. Officers are taught to not...

Downtown Augusta redevelopment still stagnant

...much an obstacle.Tutt had moved her Sit-A-Spell coffee shop from Harlem to 903 Broad St. in 2010, expecting to see a spike in business. She was surprised to see that she generated more revenue in Harlem, despite the population disparity.Tutt...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...audiences with the band's smooth harmonies and great playing.The band's name comes from The Osborne Brothers song Big Spike Hammer, which has the line, "Hey, hey, Della Mae, why do you treat me this way?"The basic quartet features Celia Woodsmith...

Crowded holiday for Atlanta airport

...the same four-day period last year when 285,606 passengers flew out of Hartsfield-Jackson. The airport says due to the spike in volume, domestic passengers are reminded to arrive at least two hours prior to scheduled departure. International passengers...