| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:13 PM
Little League baseball:
In the Junior state tournament in Bristol, York County routed Central Chesterfield 16-4 in six innings to advance to the semifinals.
Gabe Simmons had four hits and drove in four runs for the York County 13- and 14-year-olds,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Oviedo defensive end Tyree Owens has narrowed his list of 21 college football scholarship offers to three finalists: Georgia Tech, Iowa State and West Virginia.
Owens, who is visiting West Virginia this weekend, will announce his decision live Monday at...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:43 PM
EATONTON, Ga.— The winding road leads visitors through a security gate, past a stable and horses grazing in an open field, into a neighborhood carved among the tall trees that line Lake Oconee.
Here, about 90 minutes outside Atlanta, George O'...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Oviedo defensive end Tyree Owens was pretty sure he was going to commit to West Virginia leading up to his visit to Morgantown for the Mountaineers camp this past weekend.
But if he had any reservations, they were quickly put to rest for the 6-foot-4,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Congress's decision to tie new undergraduate student loans to the government's borrowing costs -- about two percentage points higher than the rate on the ten-year Treasury note, capped at 8.25 percent -- was a welcome political compromise. But the...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:09 AM
Virginia Tech’s home football game Saturday against North Carolina will start shortly after 12:30, ideal for newspaper hacks fighting early deadlines, anathema to fans who crave more tailgate time and believe Lane Stadium rocks best after dark....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Grammy Award-winning musicologist Art Rosenbaum knows a good thing when he hears it.
Yet in addition to the finely tuned ear with which he earned an award for best historical album in 2008, the University of Georgia professor has such a keen eye that...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Earlier this week I blogged about a disgusting, misogynistic 'rapebait' letter sent out by a member of Georgia Tech's chapter of Phi Kappa Tau that quickly went viral. Now, it seems the offending brother has taken to the web to apologize for his actions....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Jeff Jones, a 6-foot-6 Virginia freshman forward whose namesake father is Old Dominion’s head coach, is among the walk-ons to make the U.Va. team.
He averaged 13.6 points, 9.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game as a high...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Scientists at Georgia Tech have created a Mona Lisa reproduction about 30 microns wide, or about one-third the width of a human hair.
The team also created a few microscopic Ansel Adams landscape reproductions as well, but copyright issues prevented the...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 9:05 PM
UC San Diego and UC Riverside are first and second in the annual "socially conscious" ranking of national universities being released Monday by Washington Monthly magazine.
For the fourth year in a row, the San Diego campus topped the Washington Monthly...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Let it not be said that San Jose State University hasn't taught the world a valuable lesson in the promises and pitfalls of the fancy new craze for online university learning.
The Cal State University campus set itself up as a pioneer in the field in...