• Former Chicago White Sox player and Curtis Baptist baseball coach Chico Valdez has tryouts for a 10-year-old travel ball baseball team. Players can't have turned 10 before May 1, 2013. Contact Van Dixon at (706) 830-2806.
Friday, Aug. 9
Chick-fil-A Tournament at Patriots Park
Harlem vs. Hart County, 4 p.m.
Grovetown vs. Washington-Wilkes, 4 p.m.
Harlem vs. Calvary Day, 8 p.m.
Grovetown vs. Elbert County, 8:30 p.m.
Try as she might, Sarah Harrison couldn't get over the hump.
Harrison trailed by four shots when the final round began at the 2013 E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship at Jones Creek Golf Club on Thursday.
With school starting Tuesday, it's time to put some summer sports to rest. Congratulations first go out to the Martinez Evans Little League 10-11 All-Stars. Representing Georgia in the Tournament of State Champions in Greenville, N.C.
Columbia County's rapid growth is great boon for this region's economy and an attraction for businesses seeking to benefit from the concentration of pocket books filling up our neighborhoods.
By and large it is a good thing. It is what we all want.
I don't know Jaybird Bronson. I've never met him. My sister, who has viewed him only once, alerted me to his existence. This middle-age man, according to legend, is a living reminder that things could always be worse.