Strike another long losing streak off Duke’s record.
Anthony Boone threw for 123 yards and a touchdown, Josh Sneed rushed for 102 yards and a score, and the Blue Devils snapped a 10-year skid against Georgia Tech by knocking off the No. 22 Yellow Jackets 31-25 on Saturday.
Backup quarterback Thomas Sirk had a couple of short TD runs for the Blue Devils (5-1, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who won in Atlanta for the first time since 1994 and showed they aren’t going to give up their Coastal Division title without a fight.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A policeman arrested earlier this week on numerous charges told a magistrate judge Friday that he's been forced to drink out of the toilet at the Glynn County Detention Center and he wants to be moved.
Officer Darry Williams was in court to hear the charges read and his rights reviewed by Magistrate Timothy Barton. Barton said he would not set bond on any of the charges but that Williams could request to be released on bond at a preliminary hearing scheduled next Friday.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A polygraph examiner admitted Friday that he testified falsely under oath in a violent coastal Georgia murder case in which eight were slain.
Kenneth Blackstone, 63, of Stone Mountain, pleaded guilty Friday to a single count of perjury over his testimony in a 2013 motions hearing in the case of Guy Heinze Jr., District Attorney Jackie Johnson said in a statement to news media.
Beth Sipper was annoyed. Every year, after her regular mammogram, her doctor would advise her to return for a second one. The last time, it paid off when the second view showed what turned out to be an extremely aggressive form of cancer in her right breast.
A registered nurse, she went online and began researching her type of cancer.
Sipper said she should not have researched her cancer on the Internet, because while there is a lot of information out there, much of it is out of date.
In Hampton, S.C., Silver Bluff couldn’t hold the lead in the fourth quarter and lost its seventh consecutive game of the season.
The Bulldogs (0-7, 0-2 Region 5-AA) built a 28-21 lead on the strength of three Brandon Hill touchdown passes to Malcolm Green. But Wade Hampton (3-4, 1-1) bounced back with a pair of touchdowns and 2-point conversions late in the game.