ATLANTA - Last week's runoff ironed out the final details for the election four and a half months away, creating stark contrasts between candidates and clear choices for voters.
There are some important political lessons to be learned from last week's runoff election.
Bob Barr should have learned that perhaps he can forget about running for elective office anymore.
Never mind what you stand for or what you believe, if you want to get elected to a statewide office it's just a numbers game.
Police Blotter, July 30, 2014
Columbia County officials say that a slowdown in new home construction appears to be temporary lull and anticipate building to pick up the in second half of 2014.
Two men who escaped from the Grovetown Department of Public Safety Detention Center Friday were back behind bars Saturday morning.
On Wednesday, May 14 at 7:49 p.m., Augusta Christian's Zach Giella tweeted, "I committed to play football at Clemson University!" and things have been on the fast track since.
First day of conditioning...
• CSRA Force fastpitch travel ball has tryouts on Saturday. For 16U, call coach David Fernendes at (706) 832-2220; for 12U, call coach Wayne Wilson at (706) 564-5357; and for 10U, call coach Dusty Kay (706) 401-5465.
Nicole Abbott will be just the second volleyball coach at Greenbrier High School when the 2014 season opens.
For Connor Kubala, getting an offer to play football in college was a snap.
Kubala, the Lakeside High School long snapper, verbally committed to Division I Coastal Carolina University (Conway, S.C.
The Harlem High School cross country program returns after a few years absence in 2014.
Back in the late '80s Evans High School was experiencing a "sports awakening.
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