European shares weighed down by Glencore and Volkswagen

...Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index fell 1.3 percent to 17,645.11 and Singapore, Bangkok, Manila and Jakarta also retreated. Sydney's S&P/ASX 200 rose 1.4 percent to 5,113.50 and the Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.3 percent to 3,100.76...

Gladys Temple

...Benjamin Aaron Temple, Stephanie Ann McCune (Richard) and William Alexander Johnson; as well as her great-grandchildren, Sydney Grace Burch, Alayna Madison White and Jaydyn Jane McCune. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made...

Sydney Lewis

WASHINGTON, Ga. - Infant Sydney Kimbella Lewis entered into rest Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Graveside service will be conducted Sunday, August 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at City West Cemetery. Davenport-McLendon Mortuary, Washington, GA (706) 678-2411.

Lady Knights secure post-season berth in shutout over Lakeside

...They stranded runners on second and third in the first, then Sydney Fisher led off the sixth with a single before Evans' catcher Breanna...Leading hitters: Evans-Morgan Johnson 1-2 RBI; Lakeside-Sydney Fisher 2-3.Records: Evans 12-13, 3-3 Region 2-AAAAA...

Rio's most famous spots will be near some venues at Olympics

...last two Olympics, and gold in Athens in 2004. The women were bronze medalists in London, took silver in Athens, silver in Sydney, and were the gold-medal winners in Atlanta in 1996, when beach volleyball debuted.Organizers will not be trucking in...

Midland Valley aiming to build off success of last year

...Madilyn Reed, who was named All-State as a freshman and continues to put up big numbers as a sophomore. Gracie Gunter and Sydney Williams have also been key players for a team that gets contributions from a sizable group of sophomores."Our biggest thing...

Beatles' 'Yellow Submarine,' 'Smurfs,' cartoon animator to paint live at Gallery on the Row in downtown Augusta

...stories about the cartoons they loved, and he's glad to have made a personal connection with them, he said.Originally from Sydney, Au stralia, Campbell, 75, began his career in the late 1950s working on Beetle Bailey, Krazy Kat and Cool McCool. He...

Aiken volleyball shows talent, depth despite inexperience

...stepped up as a leader on the court while providing solid play. She totaled 11 kills in a Sept. 8 match against Gatewood, while Sydney Ledden added six kills and two blocks.Bland's goal of a region title hasn't changed despite the turnover. Augusta Prep...

Australian advances in Little League World Series

...Australia beat the Dominican Republic 3-0 on Saturday at the Little League World Series.Burns also earned the win for the Sydney team, striking out 10 and allowing only one hit in 4? innings.Myles Chabi's diving catch in right field off Anderson...

Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise

...Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 2.9 percent to 21,697.31 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 added 1.1 percent to 18,574.44. Sydney's S&P ASX 200 advanced 1.2 percent to 5,233.30 and Seoul's Kospi gained 0.7 percent to 1,908.00. Markets...