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...20 advance, $25 at door; donations welcome; (706) 421-4320, (706) 231-0876, stopdastigma@yahoo.com, tperry36@yahoo.com, facebook.com/events/474581436042341PAINE COLLEGE GOLF TOURNAMENT: Monday, Aug. 31, Jones...

GreenJackets: Delmarva's home run fail draws national attention

...Because it was such a rare call, it was picked up quickly by national news outlets. Deadspin, MLB.com, MiLB.com, Yahoo! Sports, and Bleacher Report were among the outlets who picked it up. Do a Google search of the play and you'll get countless...

Shrine place to be on game's eve

GREEN BAY, Wis. - You want to meet an honest-to-goodness Cheesehead, not one of these bandwagon yahoos who only recently discovered the Green Bay Packers once they got good again. You want to talk with someone legitimate, someone...

Other sports
Ban billboards

...staff writer Jason B. Smith's May 2 Augusta Chronicle news story, "After ruling, owner vows to cut trees." What do those yahoos on the Columbia County Commission and certain selfish property owners want our beautiful county to look like? We need an immediate...

Opinion columns | Columbia County Commission
Blasts criticism of Golf House plans

...letter from Jennings Scott concerning rebuilding the Forest Hills Golf House shows that Augusta still has an ample supply of "yahoos" who will oppose any effort to improve the city. Mr. Scott wants to emphasize that the Southeastern Open (although he wrongly...

Opinion columns
Mike Berardino: Baseball should stop madness of realignment

...representative democracy - or maybe just find some way to merge the House and the Senate - would it happen? Of course not. But these yahoos who run baseball want to take a century's worth of tradition and flush it just because of some stupid poll that shows 76 percent...

Other sports
Listen up, We the People are finally speaking out

...television networks nor all the glitterati in Hollywood can get us back in our cocoon. Let them think us a bunch of ignorant yahoos. We the People have been browbeaten by the national media and special-interest groups into thinking anybody can say or do...

Opinion columns
Rants & Raves

...of them and help them, and how much a friend of the middle class they are? Yet once in office, every single one of these yahoos does nothing except pass laws and regulations that help no one but the super-rich and the corporations or give away stuff...

Jeb Bush coming to Aiken

Presidential candidate Jeb Bush will is scheduled to appear in Aiken for a town hall meeting on July 22 from 12:30-1:30 at Newberry Hall in Aiken.The event is free and light refreshments will be served.RSVP at gopAiken@yahoo.com.

Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs as phone sales flag from its Nokia purchase

...aQuantive. Microsoft bought aQuantive for $6.3 billion to increase its role in the online ad sector dominated by Google and Yahoo.Both the Nokia and aQuantive deals were by former CEO Steve Ballmer, who sought to compete against younger tech companies...