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THE MASTERS: Jordan Spieth gives up green jacket but keeps his cool

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:00pm
AUGUSTA - Defending Masters champion Jordan Spieth made the turn at Augusta National with a five-stroke lead Sunday - and most observers thought the tournament was over.

State Supreme Court to hear suit between Chatham County, Clerk of Superior Court

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 9:57pm
The Supreme Court of Georgia is set to hear arguments this week in a civil case between the Clerk of Superior Court in Chatham County and the board that issues his paychecks.

State, local officials add fixes to Savannah area roads

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 9:57pm
State transportation officials are putting the final touches on the "Last Mile" of the Jimmy DeLoach Parkway and say they anticipate getting this stretch of road open to traffic by June.

Flannery O'Connor's birth observed with parade of odd characters, street fair

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 9:56pm
This year, prolific author and Savannah native Flannery O'Connor's brand of Southern eccentricity was marked by dancing O'Connor doppelgangers, "Chicken Bingo" and a very excited individual in a gorilla suit.

Vox Populi: 'I am blessed to live in a military town.'

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 9:55pm
"I am very disappointed in our newly elected sheriff that I voted for. I would have hoped that he would have had a simple swearing in at his office, not the pageant that reminded me of the former city manager's extravagant party that she had.

NBA: Golden State Warriors tie record with 72nd win, end San Antonio Spurs' home streak

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 9:48pm
SAN ANTONIO - Stephen Curry had 37 points and the Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 92-86 on Sunday night for their 72nd victory this season, tying the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls for the single-season record.

Want to graduate college debt free? Teach in a rural area

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 8:04pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The teacher shortage in poor, rural districts in South Carolina is so bad, the state is considering offering would-be instructors a way to graduate from college debt free.

THE MASTERS: Bryson DeChambeau finishes amateur career with highlight at Augusta National

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 7:38pm
AUGUSTA - Bryson DeChambeau struck his putt with perfect pace and pumped his fist as the 15-footer dropped into the bottom of the cup for a birdie Sunday at the 18th hole of Augusta National.

NATHAN DEEN: SEC wins, football recruits lose in NCAA ruling

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 7:17pm
The SEC has acted like the big bully that it's long been perceived as with the way it pushed for the NCAA's ruling on banning satellite football camps and clinics. You can tack on the word crybaby, too.

Atlanta Braves' Winkler breaks elbow in 12-7 loss to St. Louis Cardinals

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 5:51pm
ATLANTA - Braves right-hander Dan Winkler broke his elbow throwing a pitch in a 12-7 loss to St. Louis on Sunday. The defeat left Atlanta (0-5) as the only NL team without a win.

Police: Ex-New Orleans Saints player Will Smith gunned down in case of road rage

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 5:30pm
NEW ORLEANS - Former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith was shot and killed in a case of road rage by a man who had rear-ended his car, police said Sunday.

Danny Willett wins the Masters after shocking Jordan Spieth collapse

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 5:20pm
AUGUSTA - Danny Willett in a green jacket was hard to believe considering he wasn't even sure he could play the Masters two weeks ago. Jordan Spieth was even more stunned.

Voters stand by Trump as champion of political incorrectness

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 5:15pm
Donald Trump's inflammatory statements about Mexican immigrants, Muslim refugees and women who get abortions may eventually be his campaign's undoing, some analysts say.

How stealthy is Navy's new destroyer? It needs reflectors

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 4:48pm
BATH, Maine - The future USS Zumwalt is so stealthy that it'll go to sea with reflective material that can be hoisted to make it more visible to other ships.