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  • Suns Rally in the Ninth to Beat GreenJackets in Game Two

    Suns Rally in the Ninth to Beat GreenJackets in Game Two

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:43:29 GMT
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    Three consecutive hits in the ninth inning pushed the Suns (13-5) past the GreenJackets (11-8), to a 4-3 win, Tuesday night, at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
    Three consecutive hits in the ninth inning pushed the Suns (13-5) past the GreenJackets (11-8), to a 4-3 win, Tuesday night, at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • New Virginia Tech Hokie Ahmed Hill Talks About "Stressful" Decision

    New Virginia Tech Hokie Ahmed Hill Talks About "Stressful" Decision

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:27:39 GMT
    The Aquinas senior star ends up following Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech after getting his release from Marquette.
    The Aquinas senior star ends up following Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech after getting his release from Marquette.
  • Ahmed Hill follows Buzz Williams to Va. Tech

    Ahmed Hill follows Buzz Williams to Va. Tech

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:41:36 GMT
    BLACKSBURG, VA. (WJBF) - For a second time in six months, Aquinas star guard Ahmed Hill has given his commitment to head coach Buzz Williams - but this time he's headed to the ACC. After he was granted a release from his commitment to Marquette earlier this week, Hill and his mother took an official visit to Virginia Tech and officially committed to Williams and the Hokies on Saturday morning. When Hill originally signed with Marquette in November, he told WJBF News Channel 6 that he made ...
    BLACKSBURG, VA. (WJBF) - For a second time in six months, Aquinas star guard Ahmed Hill has given his commitment to head coach Buzz Williams - but this time he's headed to the ACC. After he was granted a release from his commitment to Marquette earlier this week, Hill and his mother took an official visit to Virginia Tech and officially committed to Williams and the Hokies on Saturday morning. When Hill originally signed with Marquette in November, he told WJBF News Channel 6 that he made ...
  • Alleluia Glory Run 5K Preview

    Alleluia Glory Run 5K Preview

    Alleluia Glory Run 5K Preview

    Saturday, April 19 2014 8:59 AM EDT2014-04-19 12:59:17 GMT
    Alleluia Glory Run 5K Assistant Race Director Amy Killips Parris chatted with WJBF News Channel Six Chris Kane about the upcoming race.When: Saturday, April 27thWhere: Norton Circle Registration Info: gloryrun.net
    Alleluia Glory Run 5K Assistant Race Director Amy Killips Parris chatted with WJBF News Channel Six Chris Kane about the upcoming race.When: Saturday, April 27thWhere: Norton Circle Registration Info: gloryrun.net
  • Encouraging More Girls To Play Golf

    Puttin' In Pearls: Women's Golf Tournament May 30th

    Puttin' In Pearls: Women's Golf Tournament May 30th

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:41:08 GMT
    14-year-old Brette Bryant lines up a putt at First Tee of Augusta14-year-old Brette Bryant lines up a putt at First Tee of Augusta
    While the world watches celebrated men play golf in Augusta this week, a 9th grader is on a mission to promote golf for girls... through her second "Puttin' In Pearls" women's golf tournament.
    While the world watches celebrated men play golf in Augusta this week, a 9th grader is on a mission to promote golf for girls... through her second "Puttin' In Pearls" women's golf tournament.
  • Pedestrian Struck By Train

    Pedestrian Struck By Train

    Pedestrian Struck By Train

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:44:45 GMT
    A pedestrian has been struck by a train in Burnettown, SC.
    A pedestrian has been struck by a train in Burnettown, SC.
  • SandGnats Win Series Finale vs GreenJackets

    SandGnats Win Series Finale vs GreenJackets

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:22:00 GMT
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    The Augusta GreenJackets (8-6) lost to the Savannah Sand Gnats (9-4) Wednesday night 4-1.
    The Augusta GreenJackets (8-6) lost to the Savannah Sand Gnats (9-4) Wednesday night 4-1.
  • National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships Kick Off In North Augusta

    National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships Kick Off In North Augusta

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:23:10 GMT
    Photo of participants at the kick off of the 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, Wednesday morningPhoto of participants at the kick off of the 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, Wednesday morning
    The 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, held at the Hippodrome Disc Golf Complex in North Augusta, kicked off Wednesday.
    The 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, held at the Hippodrome Disc Golf Complex in North Augusta, kicked off Wednesday.
  • GreenJackets Win Game 2 of Mini-Doubleheader

    GreenJackets Win Game 2 of Mini-Doubleheader

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:56:15 GMT
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    Ryder Jones Drove in the Winning Run for the GreenJackets.
    Ryder Jones Drove in the Winning Run for the GreenJackets.
  • GreenJackets Lose 3-1 in Completed Game

    GreenJackets Lose 3-1 in Completed Game

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:53:08 GMT
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    GreenJackets Struggle to Get on Base in Game One Loss to Sand Gnats.
    GreenJackets Struggle to Get on Base in Game One Loss to Sand Gnats.
  • Former Martinez Resident Ramsey to Turn Pro

    Former Martinez Resident Ramsey to Turn Pro

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:22:39 GMT
    Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey will turn professional at the end of the 2014 season.  Head Coach J.T. Horton made the announcement Tuesday night.
    Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey will turn professional at the end of the 2014 season.  Head Coach J.T. Horton made the announcement Tuesday night.
  • It's April 15: Here Are Your Last Minute Tax Tips

    It's April 15: Here Are Your Last Minute Tax Tips

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:54:19 GMT
    It's that time. Individual tax returns must be postmarked or filed electronically by tonight.
    It's that time. Individual tax returns must be postmarked or filed electronically by tonight.
  • GreenJackets Game Suspended Due to Rain

    GreenJackets Game Suspended Due to Rain

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-04-15 02:54:04 GMT
    The game is scoreless through 5 innings and will be completed Tuesday at 5:30.
    The game is scoreless through 5 innings and will be completed Tuesday at 5:30.
  • No cellphone, no problem at tradition-rich Masters

    No cellphone, no problem at tradition-rich Masters

    No cellphones. No video screens. No electronic scoreboards.
    No cellphones. No video screens. No electronic scoreboards.
  • Patrick Reed At The Masters Puts Spotlight On GRU

    Patrick Reed At The Masters Puts Spotlight On GRU

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:08:52 GMT
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    Former Augusta State University, and Georgia Regents University, golfer Patrick Reed being a Masters participant helps put his hometown of Augusta on the map, a former Georgia Regents University Sports Media director says. WJBF News Channel 6's Julie Parise has the story.
    Former Augusta State University, and Georgia Regents University, golfer Patrick Reed being a Masters participant helps put his hometown of Augusta on the map, a former Georgia Regents University Sports Media director says. WJBF News Channel 6's Julie Parise has the story.
  • Mickelson headed home after missing Masters cut

    Mickelson headed home after missing Masters cut

    Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a sigh of relief.
    Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a deep sigh.
  • Bubba keeps it simple and builds a 3-shot lead

    Bubba keeps it simple and builds a 3-shot lead

    For some, the burden of defending a championship can be overwhelming.
    Bubba Watson won the Masters two years ago with his brand of "Bubba golf," producing shots of raw skill and wild imagination. His strategy now is to keep it simple, and he is halfway to another green jacket.
  • Eisenhower Tree missed, but scores same

    Eisenhower Tree missed, but scores same

    Trees don't get eulogized. This one did, more than once.
    Trees don't get eulogized. This one did, more than once.
  • Stadlers on opposite ends of Masters' scoreboard

    Stadlers on opposite ends of Masters' scoreboard

    The tee shot is ceremonial, yet there was a sense that competition still exists between the "Big Three."
    The first father and son to play in the same Masters ended up on opposite ends of the scoreboard Thursday.
  • Masters opens with Woods on the sideline

    Masters opens with Woods on the sideline

    The Masters is underway in Augusta with three shots right down the middle of the fairway. Just not terribly far.
    The Masters is underway in Augusta with three shots right down the middle of the fairway. Just not terribly far.
  • Billy Payne Delivers Annual State Of The Masters Address, Announces More Opportunities For Kids

    Billy Payne Delivers Annual State Of The Masters Address, Announces More Opportunities For Kids

    Thursday, April 10 2014 4:22 AM EDT2014-04-10 08:22:32 GMT
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    Wednesday at the Masters is always interesting because it gives us a glimpse into the future of golf...golf that's being played far beyond Augusta. Wednesday, Augusta National Golf Club chairman Billy Payne talked about plans to focus on young people and get them to fall in love with the game. WJBF News Channel 6's Brad Means has the story.
    Wednesday at the Masters is always interesting because it gives us a glimpse into the future of golf...golf that's being played far beyond Augusta. Wednesday, Augusta National Golf Club chairman Billy Payne talked about plans to focus on young people and get them to fall in love with the game. WJBF News Channel 6's Brad Means has the story.
  • Sand Gnats fall to Augusta to End Homestand

    Sand Gnats fall to Augusta to End Homestand

    CLICK ON THE VIDEO LINK TO SEE THE HIGHLIGHTS:RELEASE FROM THE SAVANNAH SAND GNATS:JACKETS' 8-IRON DROPS GNATS 8-3 Savannah, GA – The Augusta GreenJackets hung an eight spot on the Sand Gnats in the third
    CLICK ON THE VIDEO LINK TO SEE THE HIGHLIGHTS:RELEASE FROM THE SAVANNAH SAND GNATS:JACKETS' 8-IRON DROPS GNATS 8-3 Savannah, GA – The Augusta GreenJackets hung an eight spot on the Sand Gnats in the third
  • Green jacket revered ... usually

    Green jacket revered ... usually

    The green jacket is one of the most revered symbols in all of sports, right up there with an Olympic gold medal and the Stanley Cup.
    The green jacket is one of the most revered symbols in all of sports, right up there with an Olympic gold medal and the Stanley Cup.
  • PHOTO GALLERY: Behind The Scenes At The Masters

    PHOTO GALLERY: Behind The Scenes At The Masters

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:02 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:02:51 GMT
    Every year people from all over the world flock to Augusta with dreams of setting foot on the grounds of the Augusta National Golf Club to see The Masters Tournament.
    Every year people from all over the world flock to Augusta with dreams of setting foot on the grounds of the Augusta National Golf Club to see The Masters Tournament.
  • Masters Patrons Check Prestigious Golf Tournament Off The Bucket List

    Masters Patrons Check Prestigious Golf Tournament Off The Bucket List

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:41:09 GMT
    WJBF's Julie Parise hit the grounds at Augusta National this week, where many patrons said the prestigious sporting event ranked high on the bucket list. She also met one man attending his 48th Masters Tournament.
    WJBF's Julie Parise hit the grounds at Augusta National this week, where many patrons said the prestigious sporting event ranked high on the bucket list. She also met one man attending his 48th Masters Tournament.
  • Champions Crowned In Inaugural Drive, Chip And Putt Championship

    Champions Crowned In Inaugural Drive, Chip And Putt Championship

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:10:19 GMT
    Eight golfers – four boys and four girls – were crowned as champions in the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship held on Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club.
    Eight golfers – four boys and four girls – were crowned as champions in the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship held on Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club.
  • Man Arrested Twice For Trying To Illegally Enter Augusta National Golf Club

    Man Arrested Twice For Trying To Illegally Enter Augusta National Golf Club

    Monday, April 7 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-04-07 23:43:52 GMT
    Mug shot of Joseph John Murphy (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Mug shot of Joseph John Murphy (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
    A 50-year-old man was arrested two different times Sunday evening for trying to illegally enter the Augusta National Golf Club.
    A 50-year-old man was arrested two different times Sunday evening for trying to illegally enter the Augusta National Golf Club.
  • Drive, Chip and Putt Championship Registration Now Open for 2015

    Drive, Chip and Putt Championship Registration Now Open for 2015

    Sunday, April 6 2014 9:46 AM EDT2014-04-06 13:46:37 GMT
    Drive, Chip and Putt Championship Registration Now Open for 2015
    Drive, Chip and Putt Championship Registration Now Open for 2015
  • Drive, Chip & Putt Championship: What You Need to Know

    Drive, Chip & Putt Championship: What You Need to Know

    Thursday, April 3 2014 2:47 PM EDT2014-04-03 18:47:02 GMT
    The Augusta community is gearing up for the inaugural Drive, Chip Putt Championships at the Augusta National Golf Club. The one day event tees off on Sunday, April 5th. Follow the link for more information about the Drive, Chip Putt Championship Tickets - All tickets were sold in advance and none will be available at the gates. Arrival - To ensure the most efficient arrival and departure experience, please follow all signs and directions. Do not rely on GPS navigation. - Free parking wil...
    The Augusta community is gearing up for the inaugural Drive, Chip Putt Championships at the Augusta National Golf Club. The one day event tees off on Sunday, April 5th. Follow the link for more information about the Drive, Chip Putt Championship Tickets - All tickets were sold in advance and none will be available at the gates. Arrival - To ensure the most efficient arrival and departure experience, please follow all signs and directions. Do not rely on GPS navigation. - Free parking wil...
  • GreenJackets Set to Open with Some Local Flavor

    GreenJackets Set to Open with Some Local Flavor

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-04-03 01:30:09 GMT
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    North Augusta's Jacob Smith has joined the GreenJackets pitching staff to start 2014.
    North Augusta's Jacob Smith has joined the GreenJackets pitching staff to start 2014.
  • Tiger Woods Will Not Be Playing In This Year's Masters Tournament

    Tiger Woods Will Not Be Playing In This Year's Masters Tournament

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-04-01 16:00:59 GMT
    Tiger Woods announced Tuesday that he has undergone a successful microdiscectomy for a pinched nerve that has been hurting him for several months, and that he will be unable to play in this year's Masters tournament.
    Tiger Woods announced Tuesday that he has undergone a successful microdiscectomy for a pinched nerve that has been hurting him for several months, and that he will be unable to play in this year's Masters tournament.
  • Butler's Rogers Signs with Raiders

    Butler's Rogers Signs with Raiders

    Monday, March 31 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-04-01 01:20:18 GMT
    The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent cornerback and former Butler Bulldog Carlos Rogers to a one-year contract.
    The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent cornerback and former Butler Bulldog Carlos Rogers to a one-year contract.
  • Jags Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Jags Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Sunday, March 30 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-03-31 01:24:55 GMT
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars evened the Peach Belt Conference series with a 9-3 win in the first game of the doubleheader and scored four runs in the ninth inning of game two to nearly pull off the comeback against Young Harris who hung on for a 7-6 win to take the series. GRU (13-21, 5-13 PBC) scored the first runs of game one with a homerun from third baseman Hunter Boose - making it 3-0 by the end of the first inning. All was uneventful until the bottom of the third inning when the Jags sc...
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars evened the Peach Belt Conference series with a 9-3 win in the first game of the doubleheader and scored four runs in the ninth inning of game two to nearly pull off the comeback against Young Harris who hung on for a 7-6 win to take the series. GRU (13-21, 5-13 PBC) scored the first runs of game one with a homerun from third baseman Hunter Boose - making it 3-0 by the end of the first inning. All was uneventful until the bottom of the third inning when the Jags sc...
  • Pacers Fall Just Short In National Semifinal

    Pacers Fall Just Short In National Semifinal

    Friday, March 28 2014 12:59 AM EDT2014-03-28 04:59:45 GMT
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. – In a game for the ages, the No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team came up just short in the 86-83 loss to West Liberty in the National Semifinal Thursday evening. The Pacers conclude the season with a 33-4 record. Paul Larsen's lay-up at the 5:01 mark gave head coach Vince Alexander's team the 76-75 lead. However, it marked the last time the squad would have the advantage in the game. Just 4:05 later, USC Aiken found itself down by six, but Rick ...
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. – In a game for the ages, the No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team came up just short in the 86-83 loss to West Liberty in the National Semifinal Thursday evening. The Pacers conclude the season with a 33-4 record. Paul Larsen's lay-up at the 5:01 mark gave head coach Vince Alexander's team the 76-75 lead. However, it marked the last time the squad would have the advantage in the game. Just 4:05 later, USC Aiken found itself down by six, but Rick ...
  • North Augusta Hires Brian Thomas as new head coach

    North Augusta Hires Brian Thomas as new head coach

    Thursday, March 27 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-03-27 22:37:55 GMT
    North Augusta, SC - Mr. Robert Brian Thomas has been named as the newathletic director and head football coach at North Augusta High School. Mr. Thomas is currently a social studies teacher and head football coach at Northern Guilford High School located in Guilford County School District, North Carolina. The North Augusta High position was vacant after Dan Pippin took overas athletic director atGreenwood High School last month. "I am pleased to announce that Mr. Brian Thomas has been selec...
    North Augusta, SC - Mr. Robert Brian Thomas has been named as the newathletic director and head football coach at North Augusta High School. Mr. Thomas is currently a social studies teacher and head football coach at Northern Guilford High School located in Guilford County School District, North Carolina. The North Augusta High position was vacant after Dan Pippin took overas athletic director atGreenwood High School last month. "I am pleased to announce that Mr. Brian Thomas has been selec...
  • Salvation Army of Augusta's Doing the Most Good Dinner May 8th, 2014

    2nd Annual DTMG Dinner Features Coach June Jones and Former QB Steve Bartkowski

    2nd Annual DTMG Dinner Features Coach June Jones and Former QB Steve Bartkowski

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:48:25 GMT
    Coach June Jones and former Atlanta Falcons QB Steve Bartkowski are the featured speakers at the Salvation Army's 2nd Annual Doing The Most Good dinner May 8th.
    Coach June Jones and former Atlanta Falcons QB Steve Bartkowski are the featured speakers at the Salvation Army's 2nd Annual Doing The Most Good dinner May 8th.
  • Fort Gordon Celebrates 30th Special Olympics

    Fort Gordon Celebrates 30th Special Olympics

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-03-27 01:34:22 GMT
    900 athletes participated in the Special Olympics at Fort Gordon.900 athletes participated in the Special Olympics at Fort Gordon.
    Fort Gordon hosted its 30th annual Special Olympics Wednesday morning. Athletes between the ages of 5 and 60 took part in a number of events, including a softball throw and a long jump.
    Fort Gordon hosted its 30th annual Special Olympics Wednesday morning. Athletes between the ages of 5 and 60 took part in a number of events, including a softball throw and a long jump.
  • Your Chance to Cheer On USC-Aiken on Campus

    Your Chance to Cheer On USC-Aiken on Campus

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-03-27 01:14:36 GMT
    The USC Aiken Men's basketball team is in the big dance.The Pacers take on Chico State tonight in the Elite 8 of the N-C-Double-A Division two championship.The game is in Indiana -- so the school is hosting a viewing party for the game. It'll be held at 9:30 Wednesday at the Convocation Center.
    The USC Aiken Men's basketball team is in the big dance.The Pacers take on Chico State tonight in the Elite 8 of the N-C-Double-A Division two championship.The game is in Indiana -- so the school is hosting a viewing party for the game. It'll be held at 9:30 Wednesday at the Convocation Center.
  • Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta Online Volunteer Registration Now Open

    Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta Online Volunteer Registration Now Open

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-03-25 20:56:37 GMT
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    The Augusta Sports Council (ASC) has announced that the intermedix IRONMAN® 70.3 Augusta volunteer registration is now open. The annual triathlon is scheduled for Sunday, September 28th.
    The Augusta Sports Council (ASC) has announced that the intermedix IRONMAN® 70.3 Augusta volunteer registration is now open. The annual triathlon is scheduled for Sunday, September 28th.
  • Championship ATV Racing in Washington, GA This Weekend

    Championship ATV Racing in Washington, GA This Weekend

    Friday, March 21 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-03-21 21:00:50 GMT
    We spoke to a couple of the competitors Friday about a big weekend of racing in Wilkes County.
    We spoke to a couple of the competitors Friday about a big weekend of racing in Wilkes County.
  • 4 Georgia Football Players Arrested, Including 2 former Jenkins County HS Stars

    4 Georgia Football Players Arrested, Including 2 former Jenkins County HS Stars

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-03-18 20:41:45 GMT
    Former Jenkins County HS football stars Jonathan Taylor and James DeLoach were among four Georgia players who were arrested Monday evening and charged with theft by deception.
    Former Jenkins County HS football stars Jonathan Taylor and James DeLoach were among four Georgia players who were arrested Monday evening and charged with theft by deception. Also arrested were Bulldogs
  • Strom Thurmond's Lee Sawyer retiring from coaching after 30 years

    Strom Thurmond's Lee Sawyer retiring from coaching after 30 years

    Monday, March 17 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-03-17 22:12:14 GMT
    EDGEFIELD, SC - First it was North Augusta, Thomson and Greenbrier - and Strom Thurmond joins the growing list of CSRA schools looking for a new head football coach. Lee Sawyer announced his retirement on Monday after a 30 year coaching career, 15 of which were spent at Strom Thurmond as athletic director and head coach. Sawyer piled up 107 wins, a 2005 state championship and a streak of six region titles from 2008-2013 as head coach of the Rebels. he said he'd always planned on retiring aft...
    EDGEFIELD, SC - First it was North Augusta, Thomson and Greenbrier - and Strom Thurmond joins the growing list of CSRA schools looking for a new head football coach. Lee Sawyer announced his retirement on Monday after a 30 year coaching career, 15 of which were spent at Strom Thurmond as athletic director and head coach. Sawyer piled up 107 wins, a 2005 state championship and a streak of six region titles from 2008-2013 as head coach of the Rebels. he said he'd always planned on retiring aft...
  • Minnesota Vikings' Jasper Brinkley To Serve As Principal For A Day At Five Schools In Thomson

    Minnesota Vikings' Jasper Brinkley To Serve As Principal For A Day At Five Schools In Thomson

    Monday, March 17 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-03-17 13:35:50 GMT
    Jasper Brinkley, of the Minnesota Vikings, will serve as "Principal For A Day" at five McDuffie County schools this week.
    Jasper Brinkley, of the Minnesota Vikings, will serve as "Principal For A Day" at five McDuffie County schools this week.
  • Pacers use big second half to beat Jags in Southeast semis, 78-58

    Pacers use big second half to beat Jags in Southeast semis, 78-58

    Sunday, March 16 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-03-17 03:43:44 GMT
    AIKEN, S.C. – GRU Augusta’s season came to a halt on Sunday night when top-ranked USC Aiken handed the Jaguars a 78-58 loss in the semifinal game of the NCAA Southeast Regional in the Convocation Center. GRU (24-8) won the scramble for the opening tipoff, but Ryan Weems missed a finger-roll layup and Alvin Brown connected on a jumper for the Pacers (31-3) to take the first points of the game. After Harold Doby hit one off the glass for the Jags, Brown caught a lob pass from Devontae Wright ...
    AIKEN, S.C. – GRU Augusta’s season came to a halt on Sunday night when top-ranked USC Aiken handed the Jaguars a 78-58 loss in the semifinal game of the NCAA Southeast Regional in the Convocation Center. GRU (24-8) won the scramble for the opening tipoff, but Ryan Weems missed a finger-roll layup and Alvin Brown connected on a jumper for the Pacers (31-3) to take the first points of the game. After Harold Doby hit one off the glass for the Jags, Brown caught a lob pass from Devontae Wright ...
  • Georgia Earns NIT Berth; Will Host Vermont Wednesday

    Georgia Earns NIT Berth; Will Host Vermont Wednesday

    Sunday, March 16 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-03-17 01:48:41 GMT
    ATHENS, GA - The University of Georgia men's basketball team has earned an at-large berth in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament and will play Vermont in Athens in the first round on Wednesday night. Tipoff is at 8:00 p.m. Georgia, at 19-13 (12-6 in SEC), is one of four No. 2 seeds in the 32-team field. The winner on Wednesday will face the winner of the Louisiana Tech-Iona first-round matchup. The 2014 appearance will be Georgia's 12th time in the NIT. Bulldog teams have compiled an 1...
    ATHENS, GA - The University of Georgia men's basketball team has earned an at-large berth in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament and will play Vermont in Athens in the first round on Wednesday night. Tipoff is at 8:00 p.m. Georgia, at 19-13 (12-6 in SEC), is one of four No. 2 seeds in the 32-team field. The winner on Wednesday will face the winner of the Louisiana Tech-Iona first-round matchup. The 2014 appearance will be Georgia's 12th time in the NIT. Bulldog teams have compiled an 1...
  • USC-Aiken throttles Limestone 80-54, Advance to regional semis

    USC-Aiken throttles Limestone 80-54, Advance to regional semis

    Saturday, March 15 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-03-16 01:37:27 GMT
    AIKEN, S.C. (NCAA COMMUNICATIONS) - The No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team ousted Limestone in the NCAA Southeast Regional quarterfinal by a score of 80-54. The Pacers improve to 30-3 on the young season. Leading the way for the victors was DeVontae Wright, who poured in a game-high 16 points while dishing out a game-best seven assists. Ronald Zimmerman accounted for 14 markers, including 12 from downtown, while both Rick Alderman and Alvin Brown both narrowly mi...
    AIKEN, S.C. (NCAA COMMUNICATIONS) - The No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team ousted Limestone in the NCAA Southeast Regional quarterfinal by a score of 80-54. The Pacers improve to 30-3 on the young season. Leading the way for the victors was DeVontae Wright, who poured in a game-high 16 points while dishing out a game-best seven assists. Ronald Zimmerman accounted for 14 markers, including 12 from downtown, while both Rick Alderman and Alvin Brown both narrowly mi...
  • Marcus Lattimore stops in McCormick

    Marcus Lattimore stops in McCormick

    Thursday, March 13 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-03-13 22:20:06 GMT
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    McCormick, SC (WJBF) - Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore is used to receiving big cheers at Williams Brice stadium, but even he had to admit the reception he received Thursday in McCormick was like nothing he'd ever experienced. The current 49ers running back made a stop at McCormick Middle School this afternoon to address the students about what it took to overcome multiple knee injuries at South Carolina. Lattimore said his injuries kept him from being drafted early in 201...
    McCormick, SC (WJBF) - Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore is used to receiving big cheers at Williams Brice stadium, but even he had to admit the reception he received Thursday in McCormick was like nothing he'd ever experienced. The current 49ers running back made a stop at McCormick Middle School this afternoon to address the students about what it took to overcome multiple knee injuries at South Carolina. Lattimore said his injuries kept him from being drafted early in 201...
  • Martinez Native to Play in LPGA Major

    Martinez Native to Play in LPGA Major

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-03-12 21:08:19 GMT
    Clemson Freshman Ashlan Ramsey, a native of Martinez, has been granted a sponsor’s exemption to compete in the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship
    Clemson Freshman Ashlan Ramsey, a native of Martinez, has been granted a sponsor’s exemption to compete in the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship
  • Jaguars agree to terms with South Aiken's Watson

    Jaguars agree to terms with South Aiken's Watson

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-03-12 20:26:00 GMT
    The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to contract terms with free agent linebacker and former South Aiken T-Bred Dekoda Watson.
    The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to contract terms with free agent linebacker and former South Aiken T-Bred Dekoda Watson.
  • Palace Malice Wins Jim Dandy Stakes

    Palace Malice Wins Jim Dandy Stakes

    Saturday, September 7 2013 9:03 PM EDT2013-09-08 01:03:02 GMT
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice pressed front-running Moreno from the outset, then took command in the stretch to win the $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice pressed front-running Moreno from the outset, then took command in the stretch to win the $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga
  • GreenJackets avoid sweep with 9-1 victory

    GreenJackets avoid sweep with 9-1 victory

    Thursday, July 11 2013 11:46 PM EDT2013-07-12 03:46:35 GMT
    After struggling to produce runs in the last four games, the GreenJackets' offense came through Thursday night in Savannah. Augusta (47-40) used 13 hits to defeat Savannah (52-37) 9-1 at Historic Grayson
    After struggling to produce runs in the last four games, the GreenJackets' offense came through Thursday night in Savannah. Augusta (47-40) used 13 hits to defeat Savannah (52-37) 9-1 at Historic Grayson Stadium.
  • Top Players in the Country in Town for the Peach Jam

    Top Players in the Country in Town for the Peach Jam

    Thursday, July 11 2013 8:20 PM EDT2013-07-12 00:20:05 GMT
    North Augusta, SC (WJBF) -- The Peach Jam is in full swing over at the Riverview Park Activities Center in North Augusta. The 17 and Under tournament got underway Thursday featuring some of the top talent
    The big name coaches are here as well and we asked them about the positives and negatives of the summer basketball circuit.
  • Big Name Basketball Coaches in the CSRA

    Big Name Basketball Coaches in the CSRA

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 9:56 PM EDT2013-07-11 01:56:54 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- The Peach Jam (and now 2 other tournaments in the area) attract many of the best high school basketball players in the southeast. That of course means many of the biggest names in
    Many of the highest profile college basketball coaches first hit the links and then the gym as a big week for basketball in the CSRA gets going.
  • From the Farm to the Links, Louisville's Cobb Leads eGolf Event

    From the Farm to the Links, Louisville's Cobb Leads eGolf Event

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 8:44 PM EDT2013-07-11 00:44:33 GMT
    Kannapolis, NC – Brandon Cobb of Louisville, GA could have shot 26 or 27 on his closing nine during Wednesday's opening round of the eGolf Tour's ninth annual Southern Open. Instead, he finished with a
    Brandon Cobb continues his transformation from a farmer to a professional golfer.
  • Southern Nationals Canceled

    Southern Nationals Canceled

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 7:04 PM EDT2013-07-10 23:04:07 GMT
    AUGUSTA, GA (WJBF) - The world's richest drag boat race is no match for mother nature this year. The 2013 Augusta Southern Nationals scheduled for July 19-21 have been canceled due to the current conditions
    The 2013 Augusta Southern Nationals scheduled for July 19-21 have been canceled due to the current conditions of the Savannah River.
  • UPDATED ON 6: 2013 Augusta Southern Nationals Drag Boat Races Cancelled

    UPDATED ON 6: 2013 Augusta Southern Nationals Drag Boat Races Cancelled

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 6:53 PM EDT2013-07-10 22:53:38 GMT
    The race chairman of the Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat races, Dayton Sherrouse, has released a statement on the cancellation of this year's races, which would have been the event's 28th year.
    The race chairman of the Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat races, Dayton Sherrouse, has released a statement on the cancellation of this year's races, which would have been the event's 28th year. Click to read the statement.
  • GreenJackets lose 8-1 to Sand Gnats

    GreenJackets lose 8-1 to Sand Gnats

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 11:48 PM EDT2013-07-10 03:48:04 GMT
    For the third-straight game, the Augusta GreenJackets struggled to put runs on the board. After dropping 4-1 to the Charleston RiverDogs on Thursday night and 2-0 on Friday in Augusta, the GreenJackets
    For the third-straight game, the Augusta GreenJackets struggled to put runs on the board.
  • Justin Upton leads Braves past Marlins 6-4

    Justin Upton leads Braves past Marlins 6-4

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-07-10 03:44:47 GMT
    MIAMI (AP) - Justin Upton homered, doubled twice and scored three runs to help the Atlanta Braves earn their 27th comeback victory when they beat the Miami Marlins 6-4 Tuesday night.    The Braves overcame
    Justin Upton homered, doubled twice and scored three runs to help the Atlanta Braves earn their 27th comeback victory when they beat the Miami Marlins 6-4 Tuesday night.
  • Augusta Christian's Taylor Competes in Peach Jam

    Augusta Christian's Taylor Competes in Peach Jam

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 7:52 PM EDT2013-07-09 23:52:32 GMT
    The Nike Peach Jam is officially underway at Riverview Park and it's shaping up to be a memorable week for Augusta Christian rising junior Calvin Taylor. The 6'9" center is playing for the Atlanta based
    The Nike Peach Jam is officially underway at Riverview Park and it's shaping up to be a memorable week for Augusta Christian rising junior Calvin Taylor. The 6'9" center is playing for the Atlanta based
  • North Augusta Gears up for 2013 Peach Jam

    North Augusta Gears up for 2013 Peach Jam

    Monday, July 8 2013 9:51 PM EDT2013-07-09 01:51:43 GMT
    NORTH AUGUSTA, SC - On Tuesday, North Augusta will be the center of the basketball recruiting world. 24 of the top AAU teams in the will make their way to Riverview Park for the Nike Peach Jam Finals,
    NORTH AUGUSTA, SC - On Tuesday, North Augusta will be the center of the basketball recruiting world. 24 of the top AAU teams in the will make their way to Riverview Park for the Nike Peach Jam Finals,
  • GreenJackets Bats Silenced Again

    GreenJackets Bats Silenced Again

    Friday, July 5 2013 11:17 PM EDT2013-07-06 03:17:10 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- On Thursday night, the GreenJackets didn't get their first hit until the 7th inning. Friday night wasn't much better.The GreenJackets were held hitless into the 6th and fell to the
    For the 2nd straight night, Charleston pitchers took a no-hitter into at least the 6th inning.
  • No Offensive Fireworks for the GreenJackets

    No Offensive Fireworks for the GreenJackets

    Thursday, July 4 2013 10:56 PM EDT2013-07-05 02:56:42 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- Dan Camarena completely shut down the GreenJackets for 6 innings as the RiverDogs beat the GreenJackets 4-1 in a rain-shortened game Thursday night.Camarena didn't give up a hit in
    Dan Camarena completely shut down the GreenJackets for 6 innings as the RiverDogs beat the GreenJackets 4-1 in a rain-shortened game Thursday night.
  • Border Bash To Celebrate Its 20th Anniversary On September 6th

    Border Bash To Celebrate Its 20th Anniversary On September 6th

    Wednesday, July 3 2013 6:05 PM EDT2013-07-03 22:05:05 GMT
    Border Bash celebrates the event's 20th anniversary at the Augusta Common Friday, September 6th where gates will open at 4:00 p.m.
    Border Bash celebrates the event's 20th anniversary at the Augusta Common Friday, September 6th where gates will open at 4:00 p.m.
  • GreenJackets Start "Augusta for A-Rod" Campaign

    GreenJackets Start "Augusta for A-Rod" Campaign

    Wednesday, July 3 2013 2:30 PM EDT2013-07-03 18:30:27 GMT
    AUGUSTA, GA. – Alex Rodriguez has caused a buzz in Charleston. On Tuesday, Rodriguez started for the Charleston RiverDogs in his first rehab start since having surgery on his left hip. While it's still
    The Augusta GreenJackets are starting an Augusta for A-Rod campaign in hopes of encouraging New York Yankees General Manager, Brian Cashman to continue Alex Rodriguez's rehab stint with the Charleston RiverDogs in Augusta.
  • Eller To Lead Jaguar Baseball

    Eller To Lead Jaguar Baseball

    Monday, July 1 2013 6:24 PM EDT2013-07-01 22:24:59 GMT
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Jason Eller has been appointed the new head coach of the Georgia Regents University Augusta Baseball program, according to an announcement Monday afternoon from GRU Augusta Director
    Jason Eller has been appointed the new head coach of the Georgia Regents University Augusta Baseball program, according to an announcement Monday afternoon from GRU Augusta Director
  • No More ASU Jags

    No More ASU Jags

    Monday, July 1 2013 4:21 PM EDT2013-07-01 20:21:40 GMT
    It's officially an end of an era.As of today, Augusta State is no longer attached to Georgia Regents University athletic teams.  Augusta State, Augusta, ASU, as well as the "A" logo, are no longer being
    It's officially an end of an era.As of today, Augusta State is no longer attached to Georgia Regents University athletic teams.  Augusta State, Augusta, ASU, as well as the "A" logo, are no longer being
  • Brinkley Brothers Host Camp 54 in Thomson

    Brinkley Brothers Host Camp 54 in Thomson

    Saturday, June 29 2013 6:47 PM EDT2013-06-29 22:47:42 GMT
    THOMSON, GA - Before Jasper Brinkley went on to star at South Carolina and then in the NFL, he was making tackles at the Brickyard in Thomson and helping the Bulldogs to a 2002 state championship.This
    THOMSON, GA - Before Jasper Brinkley went on to star at South Carolina and then in the NFL, he was making tackles at the Brickyard in Thomson and helping the Bulldogs to a 2002 state championship.This
  • Mize 3 off the Lead at Senior Players Championship

    Mize 3 off the Lead at Senior Players Championship

    Thursday, June 27 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-06-28 03:45:24 GMT
    PITTSBURGH (AP) - John Huston shot a 5-under 65 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Senior Players Championship.    Huston started on No. 10 and was even par halfway through his round before
    The 1987 Masters Champ is in search of his first major victory on the Champions Tour.
  • Project Jackson: Comparing NA Plans to Greenville, SC Stadium

    Project Jackson: Comparing NA Plans to Greenville, SC Stadium

    Thursday, June 27 2013 6:58 PM EDT2013-06-27 22:58:28 GMT
    North Augusta officials compare Project Jackson to the minor league baseball stadium in Greenville, South Carolina.
    North Augusta officials compare Project Jackson to the minor league baseball stadium in Greenville, South Carolina.
  • GreenJackets Fail to Make a Splash on Kids Day

    GreenJackets Fail to Make a Splash on Kids Day

    Wednesday, June 26 2013 11:29 PM EDT2013-06-27 03:29:40 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- It was a rare weekday day game for the GreenJackets Wednesday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium. In fact they have only 2 of them scheduled all season. This one was a special one
    On Super Splash Day at Lake Olmstead Stadium, the GreenJackets offense only managed 1 run in a loss to Savannah.
  • Greenjackets Splash Day

    Greenjackets Splash Day

    Wednesday, June 26 2013 9:43 PM EDT2013-06-27 01:43:20 GMT
    Some kids had a chance to cool off in the heat today at an Augusta Greenjackets baseball game.
    Some kids had a chance to cool off in the heat today at an Augusta Greenjackets baseball game.
  • Following 1st Win, Augusta's Parel Eyeing PGA Tour Dream

    Following 1st Win, Augusta's Parel Eyeing PGA Tour Dream

    Tuesday, June 25 2013 9:17 PM EDT2013-06-26 01:17:13 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- Scott Parel's dream is now within reach, but as he said there's still work to be done.The 48-year-old Augustan picked up his first career Web.com Tour win a week and a half ago in
    At age 48, Augusta's Scott Parel is trying to earn his PGA Tour card for the first time in his career.
  • Tuesday’s GreenJackets game postponed

    Tuesday’s GreenJackets game postponed

    Tuesday, June 25 2013 8:31 PM EDT2013-06-26 00:31:13 GMT
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Due to the inclement weather, the Augusta GreenJackets Two-For-Tuesday game versus the Savannah Sand Gnats has been postponed. Wednesday's Super Splash Day is still scheduled for tomorrow
    Wednesday's Super Splash Day is still scheduled for tomorrow with gates opening at 11:00 a.m. and the first pitch scheduled for 12:05 p.m.
  • Sage Valley Makes Big Donation to First Tee Program

    Sage Valley Makes Big Donation to First Tee Program

    Monday, June 24 2013 11:43 PM EDT2013-06-25 03:43:37 GMT
    Graniteville, SC (WJBF) -- The Junior Invitational at Sage Valley is know as one of the premier junior tournaments in the nation. Thanks to the success of the event, organizers are able to give back to
    Monday morning at Sage Valley, sponsors and club members presented The First Tee programs of Augusta and Aiken with identical checks for two hundred thousand dollars.
  • Harold Doby "Excited" to be Back with the Jaguars

    Harold Doby "Excited" to be Back with the Jaguars

    Monday, June 24 2013 5:41 PM EDT2013-06-24 21:41:30 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- After what he describes as "a long six months," Harold Doby is back at GRU Augusta and back with the Jaguars men's basketball team. He made the announcement via email Monday afternoon.Doby
    The suspended men's basketball player sent out an email Monday saying he's back with the GRU Augusta Jaguars.
  • Pete Igel's Family Honored at Annual Swim Meet

    Pete Igel's Family Honored at Annual Swim Meet

    Saturday, June 22 2013 10:57 PM EDT2013-06-23 02:57:23 GMT
    AUGUSTA, GA - For 25 years the name Pete Igel has been linked with club swimming in the CSRA. A tireless advocate of the sport, Igel passed away early last year at the age of 71 - but the tournament he
    AUGUSTA, GA - For 25 years the name Pete Igel has been linked with club swimming in the CSRA. A tireless advocate of the sport, Igel passed away early last year at the age of 71 - but the tournament he
  • Swim Meet to Honor former Founder

    Swim Meet to Honor former Founder

    Friday, June 21 2013 11:07 PM EDT2013-06-22 03:07:37 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- The Springlakes swim team has hosted a relay meet in Augusta for the past 25 years. The meet annually draws the best competition from around the region.This year's meet will be extra
    Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- The Springlakes swim team has hosted a relay meet in Augusta for the past 25 years. The meet annually draws the best competition from around the region.This year's meet will be extra
  • Local Rugby Club Hosting Tournament Saturday

    Local Rugby Club Hosting Tournament Saturday

    Friday, June 21 2013 10:41 PM EDT2013-06-22 02:41:19 GMT
    Augusta, GA (WJBf) -- The Augusta Rugby Club is hosting a big event on Saturday. They're a club that's been around longer than you might think.The Augusta Rugby Club was founded in 1972 by students at
    The club is hosting the 4th annual Back Nine 7's Tournament on Saturday at North Augusta Middle School.
  • Lakeside's Yi Finishes 3rd in Girls Tournament

    Lakeside's Yi Finishes 3rd in Girls Tournament

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:16 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:16:52 GMT
    JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - Bailey Tardy of Norcross carded a steady 1-under-par 71 during the final round at Atlanta Athletic Club to win the 34th annual Georgia Girls' Championship with a 6-under-par 210 54-hole
    Yi is fresh off winning the individual title at the state high school championships, while leading Lakeside High to the Class 5A title.
  • Waynesboro's Mobley Finishes 6th at Georgia Junior Championship

    Waynesboro's Mobley Finishes 6th at Georgia Junior Championship

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:14 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:14:55 GMT
    ROCKY FACE, Ga. - Marcus Byrd of Dunwoody made his par putt on the final hole at The Farm to clinch the 48th annual Georgia Junior Championship with a 1-under-par 215 score. Although Byrd posted a 2-over-par
    Carter Mobley struggled to a final round 80 and had to settle for a 6th place finish.
  • Local Golfer's Memory & Amazing Accomplishments Honored

    Local Golfer's Memory & Amazing Accomplishments Honored

    Tuesday, June 18 2013 6:50 PM EDT2013-06-18 22:50:10 GMT
    Thomson, GA (WJBF) -- When John Alley passed away from ALS in January at the age of 77, his friends at Belle Meade Country Club in Thomson knew they had to do something to honor his memory and his amazing
    A special granite bench marks the 17th hole at Belle Meade C.C. in Thomson where John Alley hit 11 hole-in-ones.
  • Siler's NBA Dream Still Alive

    Siler's NBA Dream Still Alive

    Monday, June 17 2013 7:44 PM EDT2013-06-17 23:44:10 GMT
    Garret Siler's name will forever be attached to the great Augusta State basketball teams that contended for National Championships in the late 2000's. Since graduating from ASU, Siler's dream of playing
    Garret Siler's name will forever be attached to the great Augusta State basketball teams that contended for National Championships in the late 2000's. Since graduating from ASU, Siler's dream of playing
  • Augusta native Scott Parel earns first Web.com Tour win

    Augusta native Scott Parel earns first Web.com Tour win

    Sunday, June 16 2013 10:54 PM EDT2013-06-17 02:54:37 GMT
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Scott Parel won the Air Capital Classic on Sunday to become the fourth-oldest winner in Web.com Tour history, closing with a 7-under 64 for a three-stroke victory.    The 48-year-old
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Scott Parel won the Air Capital Classic on Sunday to become the fourth-oldest winner in Web.com Tour history, closing with a 7-under 64 for a three-stroke victory.    The 48-year-old
  • Masters City Little League Wins District Title

    Masters City Little League Wins District Title

    Friday, June 14 2013 7:17 PM EDT2013-06-14 23:17:25 GMT
    AUGUSTA, GA - The Masters City Little League All-Stars won their first Rookie League district championship over the weekend. The 7-8 year olds came from behind to beat Washington Wilkes in the title game
    AUGUSTA, GA - The Masters City Little League All-Stars won their first Rookie League district championship over the weekend. The 7-8 year olds came from behind to beat Washington Wilkes in the title game
  • Howard's Rock Vandalism Shocks Local Fans

    Howard's Rock Vandalism Shocks Local Fans

    Friday, June 14 2013 7:06 PM EDT2013-06-14 23:06:57 GMT
    AUGUSTA, GA - On Wednesday when Clemson officials confirmed that the iconic Howard's Rock had been vandalized, Tiger fans around the nation were shocked - including those right here in the Augusta area.With
    AUGUSTA, GA - On Wednesday when Clemson officials confirmed that the iconic Howard's Rock had been vandalized, Tiger fans around the nation were shocked - including those right here in the Augusta area.With
  • Former Greenbrier Star to Make MLB Debut

    Former Greenbrier Star to Make MLB Debut

    Friday, June 14 2013 5:39 PM EDT2013-06-14 21:39:05 GMT
    Former Greenbrier pitching star Brandon Cumpton will make his major league debut on Saturday. He's getting the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates in their game against the Dodgers, first pitch is at 4:05
    Brandon Cumpton is getting the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates in their game against the Dodgers, first pitch is at 4:05 p.m.
  • NBA Legend Bill Walton Visits Doctors Hospital

    NBA Legend Bill Walton Visits Doctors Hospital

    Friday, June 14 2013 11:52 AM EDT2013-06-14 15:52:53 GMT
    As the NBA Finals rolled into game four on Thursday, an NBA legend rolled into Augusta. Hall of Famer Bill Walton was at Doctors Hospital to give a speech at a spinal health seminar.
    As the NBA Finals rolled into game four on Thursday, an NBA legend rolled into Augusta. Hall of Famer Bill Walton was at Doctors Hospital to give a speech at a spinal health seminar.
  • Raisin' Kane: Popular GreenJackets P.A. Announcer Hangs Up The Mic

    Raisin' Kane: Popular GreenJackets P.A. Announcer Hangs Up The Mic

    Tuesday, June 11 2013 1:26 PM EDT2013-06-11 17:26:42 GMT
    After being the voice of the Augusta GreenJackets for more than a decade, Scott Skadan recently called his final game as the GreenJackets public address announcer.
    After being the voice of the Augusta GreenJackets for more than a decade, Scott Skadan recently called his final game as the GreenJackets public address announcer.
  • All Equine Eyes on Aiken: What Started Aiken's Rich Horse History?

    All Equine Eyes on Aiken: What Started Aiken's Rich Horse History?

    Monday, June 10 2013 8:54 PM EDT2013-06-11 00:54:29 GMT
    After Palace Malice's big Belmont Stakes win, some of you are asking what started Aiken's rich equine tradition. Our Aiken County Bureau chief, Ashley Bridges, goes after the answers.
    After Palace Malice's big Belmont Stakes win, some of you are asking what started Aiken's rich equine tradition. WJBF News Channel 6's Aiken County Bureau chief, Ashley Bridges, hit the training track in her galoshes to get you answers.
  • Cot Campbell back in Aiken after Belmont Stakes win

    Cot Campbell back in Aiken after Belmont Stakes win

    Sunday, June 9 2013 9:57 PM EDT2013-06-10 01:57:46 GMT
    AIKEN, SC - Ask anybody in the horse racing community, and you will hear nothing but good things about Dogwood Stables and it's legendary president Cot Campbell. So when Palace Malice torched the field
    AIKEN, SC - Ask anybody in the horse racing community, and you will hear nothing but good things about Dogwood Stables and it's legendary president Cot Campbell. So when Palace Malice torched the field
  • SOUTH CAROLINA ROUTS UNC 8-0; FORCE DECIDING GAME 3 MONDAY

    SOUTH CAROLINA ROUTS UNC 8-0; FORCE DECIDING GAME 3 MONDAY

    Sunday, June 9 2013 7:54 PM EDT2013-06-09 23:54:06 GMT
    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Jordan Montgomery twirled a four-hit shutout and the South Carolina offense parlayed eight hits, nine walks and five stolen bases into eight runs, as the Gamecocks cruised to an 8-0
    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Jordan Montgomery twirled a four-hit shutout and the South Carolina offense parlayed eight hits, nine walks and five stolen bases into eight runs, as the Gamecocks cruised to an 8-0
  • Aiken's Palace Malice scores upset in Belmont Stakes

    Aiken's Palace Malice scores upset in Belmont Stakes

    Saturday, June 8 2013 10:10 PM EDT2013-06-09 02:10:46 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Palace Malice took charge on the turn for home and won the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, holding off Preakness winner Oxbow and Kentucky Derby winner Orb.    The win gave Todd Pletcher his
    NEW YORK (AP) - Palace Malice took charge on the turn for home and won the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, holding off Preakness winner Oxbow and Kentucky Derby winner Orb.    The win gave Todd Pletcher his
  • National Signing Day in the CSRA

    National Signing Day in the CSRA

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 3:35 PM EST2014-02-05 20:35:46 GMT
    National Signing Day graphicNational Signing Day graphic
    We will be updating throughout the day with signing information around the area.
    We will be updating throughout the day with signing information around the area.
  • National Signing Day in the CSRA - Full Rundown on Local Signings

    National Signing Day in the CSRA - Full Rundown on Local Signings

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 10:01 PM EST2014-02-06 03:01:20 GMT
    National Signing Day graphicNational Signing Day graphic
    Dozens of local athletes signed their national letters of intent on Wednesday. Click on the story for more information.
    Dozens of local athletes signed their national letters of intent on Wednesday. Click on the story for more information.
  • National Signing Day: USC Gamecocks

    National Signing Day: USC Gamecocks

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 7:03 PM EST2014-02-06 00:03:26 GMT
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    Bamberg-Ehrhardt's K.C. Crosby and Saluda's Dexter Wideman were among the Gamecock commits on Wednesday.
    Bamberg-Ehrhardt's K.C. Crosby and Saluda's Dexter Wideman were among the Gamecock commits on Wednesday.
  • Grovetown's Watkins Signs to Run Track at Virginia Tech

    Grovetown's Watkins Signs to Run Track at Virginia Tech

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 9:54 PM EST2014-02-06 02:54:41 GMT
    National Signing Day graphicNational Signing Day graphic
    Grovetown star runner Darius Watkins signed on the dotted line Wednesday to attend Virginia Tech.
    Grovetown star runner Darius Watkins signed on the dotted line Wednesday to attend Virginia Tech.
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