Clubhouse oak remains top gathering spot

...players, media and Augusta National members and guests have shared stories beneath the storied tree. Early Friday, sports writer Loran Smith and Gary Player drank lemonade as Smith offered condolences to the three-time Masters champion."I...

Longtime Arnold Palmer assistant honored by golf writers

...Bay Hill through the years," said Jeff Babineau, a longtime Golf week senior writer and former Orlando Sentinel sports writer who is covering his 21st Masters this week. "Doc is the consummate pro, always sharply dressed in a suit and tie...

UGA Week: Teachings of golf coach Chris Haack spell success

...roots back to when the "A" stood for Atlanta instead of American. The organization started in DeKalb County by local sports writer Mike Bentley, who would sit on the first tee with a pitcher of iced tea taking $3 entry fees and sending groups out...

Fog in causes flight delays, cancellations at start of Super Bowl

...have been his first ever Super Bowl experience. Instead, he spent more than 11 hours at the Oakland Airport. The sports writer was covering a Phoenix Suns road game the night before and was supposed to be on a 6 a.m. flight back to Phoenix...

Profile: Jerry Sanders

...1962; September 1986-June 2002WHAT YOU DID HERE: Sports writer/copy editor; city reporter, city editor (first stint); sports writer, copy editor, assistant sports editor (second go-round...

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Kilroy was here, but now she's fired

WASHINGTON -- USA Today fired a sports writer and two sports editors for scrawling words in what they thought was dust on a $100,000 sculpture. The substance turned out...

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E-mailbag questions answered

Without question, the greatest thing about being a sports writer is the e-mail. We know this probably comes as a shock, because whenever you ask us what it's like covering sports for a living...

Journalism group honors Chronicle's Michaux

INDIANAPOLIS -- The national Society of Professional Journalists has honored Chronicle Sports Writer Scott Michaux with its top award for sports column writing in 2010.The professional association announced today that Michaux...

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Third check surfaces in Tennessee scandal

...Ala. - A third check worth $1,500 was given to the sports writer who has said he forwarded $4,500 to then-University...insurance company official said. The Mobile Register sports writer, Wayne Rowe, resigned Friday as a result of the scandal...

Retired Atlanta sports editor Outlar dies

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. -- Jesse Outlar, who spent 41 years at the Atlanta Constitution as a sports writer, sports editor and columnist, has died at the age of 87.Outlar, a native of Finleyson, Ga., died Saturday at his home in...

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