Midland Valley starts fast, tops Swansea

SWANSEA, S.C. - Dre'Kon Carr scored on a 52-yard run on Midland Valley's first play from scrimmage of the game and the Mustangs went on to beat Swanea in a 5-AAA game.

Lynx take control in WNBA Finals

INDIANAPOLIS - Maya Moore made a 3-pointer at the buzzer from the top of the key to give the Minnesota Lynx an 80-77 victory over the Indiana Fever on Friday night in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals...

Top US official denies knowledge in VW scandal

WASHINGTON - Volks wa gen's top U.S. executive offered deep apologies yet sought to distance himself...emissions scandal enveloping the world's largest automaker, asserting top corporate officials had no knowledge of the cheating software installed...

John Lackey shines as Cardinals top Cubs in Game 1

ST. LOUIS - John Lackey outpitched old teammate Jon Lester, allowing two hits into the eighth inning, as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Chicago Cubs with a 4-0 victory Friday night.

Biz Bits

...of Kendrick Paint and Body. BETTY BEARDAward/honor: Named the top listing agent for Meybohm Realtors' North Augusta office for September SUSAN SPEARSAward/honor: Named the top listing agent for Meybohm Realtors' North Augusta office for September...

UAW leaders approve richer contract with Fiat Chrysler

...The previous agreement had only promised a top wage of $25.35 per hour for lower-tiered...between $22.50 and $28 in four years and top wages in eight years.Union leadership...workers, who now start at $28 per hour. Top-tier workers will get a $4,000 bonus...

Daily fantasy sports sites draw attention, ire of NCAA

...fee for a chance to earn payouts that can top $1 million ? are perfectly legal for now...period of time with a certain percentage of top finishers earning a payout.Entry fees...25 cents to over $5,000. Some prizes top $1 million. DraftKings and FanDuel say...

Bulldogs open region play with victory

PETTICOAT JUNCTION - Mother Nature can wreak havoc on football schedules. But it's tough to knock Silver Bluff off the top of Region 5-AA.The Bulldogs opened region play Friday night with a convincing 28-9 victory over Wade Hampton.After an...

Pavey: Flooding in Columbia hits close to home

...the rusted wire. Just as I started catching bluegills, the elder Mr. Harper happened by, stopped his station wagon at the top of the dam and started yelling at me.I politely tried to tell him my dad had said: that you can own the land on the banks...

Internationals close gap on the U.S. in Presidents Cup

...Tseng.EUROPEAN TOUR: In Woburn, England, Soren Kjeldsen shot 3-under-par 68 and joined Matthew Fitzpatrick (69) at the top of the British Masters leaderboard after both reached 9-under 133.Both former Augusta State players missed the cut, which...