Missing man's body discovered at Thurmond Lake

...by Georgia Department of Natural Resources officers. Garrison pronounced Harper dead at 8:10 a.m.Harper was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just before 3 p.m. May 18 when witnesses saw him fall off, according to DNR Law Enforcement Division Capt. Mark...

Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...Tuesday for a man who went missing from a lake recreation area more than a week ago.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just before 3 p.m. May 18 off the beach at West Dam recreation area next to the dam when some beach-goers saw...

Memorial Day weekend delay likely in search for man missing in Thurmond Lake

...at West Dam recreation area will likely be suspended for the holiday weekend.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just before 3 p.m. off the beach at the park when some beach-goers saw him flung off, according to Georgia...

Missing man thrown from personal watercraft identified as search continues at Thurmond Lake

...Thurmond Lake's West Dam Recreation area.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was last seen just before 3 p.m. Monday riding his Yamaha WaveRunner about 250 yards off shore near Thurmond Dam, according to Georgia Department of Natural Capt. Mark Padgett. Witnesses...

Rare motorcycles stolen near Atlanta

...their Ford F-250 pickup and the trailer with the bikes gone.The trailer contained two rare motorcycles, including a 1985 Yamaha R-Z 500.Stone said that surveillance video shows someone following his truck into the parking lot moments after he pulled...

Personal watercraft rider missing at Thurmond Lake

...according to Georgia Department of Natural Resources Capt. Mark Padgett. Padgett said the women reported seeing a man fall off his Yamaha WaveRunner while riding about 250 yards off shore near Thurmond Dam. The man, who was not wearing a life jacket, surfaced...

Spaniard Marc Marquez captures MotoGP in Austin

...the bike. This race gives to us a good confidence for the next race," Marquez said.Dovizioso finished second. Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi, of Italy, was third. Rossi, who has seven world titles, won in Qatar and leads the championship standings...

Diplomats see outside Atlanta

NEWNAN, Ga. -- Assembly lines where workers build 120 Yamaha Wave Runners a day may not be the usual place for diplomats...represented in this year's tour which wrapped up at the Newnan Yamaha plant after stops in Columbus, Hamilton, LaGrange, Pine Mountain...


...title In Newnan, Ga., Margaret Shirley of Roswell birdied the second playoff hole Wednesday to defeat Kyu Ri Ban to claim the Yamaha Georgia Open at the Old Course at Canongate on White Oak. Shirley, an Auburn junior, shot 71 in the final round after an...

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Sonic Spotlight: Matthew Acosta

...Blue, La. MEMBER OF: Bayou Bleu, 2007-present; JJ Maj & the Unpolished Brass, 2004-2007 PLAYS: Pictured with his Yamaha acoustic FAVORITE CONCERT ATTENDED: Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Charlotte, N.C., 2003. "It was the first...