Cain sweeps to re-election in Richmond County Board of Education District 9

Richmond County Board of Education District 9 incumbent Venus Cain won a third term in office Tuesday, sweeping 72 percent of the votes over her challenger, James Swanagan, a former school...

Venus Cain wants new term on Richmond County Board of Education to continue district initiatives

After eight years on the Board of Education, Venus Cain said her work serving students and educators is not over yet.If elected for a third term, Cain said she plans to try to...

Sara Errani eliminates Venus Williams in U.S. Open

NEW YORK - A day before facing Venus Williams ? and a partisan crowd ? at the U.S. Open, Sara Errani came across a video posted on Twitter that gave her a little...

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Richmond County school board discusses health screenings for student athletes

...health-screening program for their student athletes, some had questions on how to best implement them. Board Chairwoman Venus Cain said she was concerned that students might try to keep their screening results secret from their families or school sports...

Smart choices for school board

...positions, we ask you to vote for Charlie Hannah for District 2 and Venus Cain for District 9.Hannah has run for office before, for the Augusta...future is still important. Please elect Charlie Hannah and re-elect Venus Cain.

Serena Williams hits back at Russian tennis official over televised remarks

SINGAPORE - Serena Williams says comments by the head of the Russian Tennis Federation referring to her and older sister Venus as "brothers" were bullying, sexist and racist, and that she supported the one-year suspension imposed by the WTA against...

Venus Williams defeats sister for first time in five years to reach Rogers Cup final

MONTREAL - Venus beat Serena in an all-Williams semifinal in the Rogers Cup.Venus topped Serena 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 on Saturday...situation is that we're both very good players," Venus said. "I think typically you may have some siblings...

Venus Williams rallies to reach third round at Wimbledon

LONDON - Let others wonder when or whether Venus Williams might move on from tennis. She's not ready to contemplate going anywhere yet.Even as her early losses accumulated...

Venus Williams makes it to the third round of the U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Two-time U.S. Open champion Venus Williams reached the tournament's third round for the first time since 2010, beating 78th-ranked Timea Bacsinszky 6-1...