James Thompson Sr.

...survived by his children: James M. Thompson, Jr. of Lorado, WV., Becky Paul of Augusta, Dennis Thompson of Augusta, Linda...brothers, Carl Thompson of North Carolina and Joe Thompson of West Virginia. Family will receive friends Friday 10 am to 11 am at The...

Texas coach Charlie Strong isn't interested in discussing national championships

...Big 12 title. Texas, which appeared with the Sooners, West Virginia, Kansas State and Iowa State on the second day of media...proven record as a play caller and brings a tough mentality.West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen said he has never been more excited...

Former Gamecock Ace Sanders facing four-game suspension for violating NFL's substance abuse program

...what, nine planets out there. I think I read where Pluto may not be considered one now." FOR OPENERS: Tennessee and West Virginia will open the 2018 college season at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C., on Sept 1, 2018.

August opening set for college football hall in Atlanta

...to begin the college football season: Mississippi vs. Boise State on Aug. 28, followed two days later by Alabama vs. West Virginia.The hall was previously located in South Bend, Ind., but was plagued by poor attendance. Five years ago, the National...

Former Lakeside star Clayton Miller 'going to enjoy' ride in Giants' system

...the same fields multiple times in a season. This quirk can extend up the minor league ladder.Augusta catcher Ty Ross and West Virginia shortstop JaCoby Jones, former Louisiana State University teammates and roommates, competed on the same field at Lake Olmstead...

Kannapolis Intimidators turn tables with late scoring in win over Augusta GreenJackets

...innings before allowing a leadoff single to Augusta's Gabriel Cornier in the fifth.He nearly repeated a feat from June 3 at West Virginia when he completed a rain-shortened, five-inning no-hitter."It's just good defense and working together as a team...

NCAA Presi­dent Mark Emmert calls for 'scholarships for life'

...constantly talk about.""I don't see how a multibillion dollar commercial enterprise can merely be an amateur pursuit," the West Virginia Democrat said. "I don't see how the NCAA will ever be capable of truly making a safe, quality educational experience...

Augusta travelers continue to check in with postcards

...carriers convention at Brasstown Valley Resort. Also in the mountains were Chris and Karen Jones, enjoying The Greenbrier in West Virginia with the family.Carrie and Dave sent a card from Austin, Texas, and the 29th Hearing Loss Association of America convention...

West Virginia outlasts Augusta in 10 innings

...outing, the GreenJackets fell to the West Virginia Power 5-4 in 10 innings at Lake Olmstead...communication covering the base helped the West Virginia runner steal second. Harold Ramirez...It worked pretty good for me."West Virginia (13-26) scored an insurance run...

GreenJackets Gameday: Kannapolis' Thad Lowry vs. Augusta's Luis Ysla

...Kannapolis history earlier in the season by throwing a complete-game no-hitter in a rain-shortened, five-inning start at West Virginia. Lowry has had ups and downs in his first full season, ranging from that historical outing to giving up six runs in two...