NEW YORK - As Americans celebrated the Fourth of July in 1988, a present arrived from Zurich: The World Cup was headed to the United States for the first time.
Articles and columns by Alvin Richardson about hunting, fishing and other outdoor sports will appear Wednesdays in the Statesboro Herald. Richardson has spent the past 33 years in education as a teacher, coach and administrator. He has been the head football coach and athletic director at Morgan County High school, an assistant principal at the same school. His writing career began in Madison with the Morgan County Citizen and expanded to the Athens Banner-Herald, where he presently writes the outdoor page. Richardson also writes for Georgia Outdoor magazine and is the author of "It's a Dawg's Life" which ...
FORT WORTH, Texas - TCU is getting out of future debates about whether the Horned Frogs deserve to be in a BCS game. They are joining a league with automatic access.
Video highlights of the Georgia Southern-South Carolina State game were removed from statesboroherald.com Monday morning after an email from a representative with the NCAA stated press credentials for the Eagles matchup on Saturday with William & Mary could be denied if the highlights were not taken down.
Statesboro High's bid for a third state championship since 2001, and sixth overall, is alive and the Blue Devils will be at Womack Field Friday night looking to earn a trip to the GHSA Class AAAA finals for the first time since 2005.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Cam Newton ran around Bryant-Denny Stadium with a hand over his mouth, having hushed up those who might have thought his shot at the national title was done, along with the Heisman Trophy.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Jason Garrett is constantly encouraging the Dallas Cowboys to stack good days together and offering the tools to help.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots shouldn't worry about a letdown against the lowly Lions after beating two of the AFC's best teams.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - Chad Ochocinco toned it down a bit for a change.
Auburn's in the middle of a dream season with a Southeastern Conference title game looming and aspirations of a national championship.
NEWARK, N.J. - Brook Lopez scored a season-high 32 points and the New Jersey Nets snapped a three-game losing streak with a 106-99 overtime victory over the slumping Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night.
One month into deer season puts us right in the middle of the rut and it's an exciting time for hunters. We all think that this is our best chance to get Big Ed and that's probably true but it is not a given that a wall hanger is going to be easy even though the bucks are half crazed right now. There are still plenty of problems to solve and things to consider when hunting during this part of the season.
NEW YORK - Josh Hamilton thought back to the days when his career was derailed by drugs and alcohol.
Carson Hill has seen it all too many times.
ATLANTA - Nate Robinson had 16 points and 10 assists filling in for Rajon Rondo and the Boston Celtics blew out Atlanta right from the start, racing to a 26-point lead in the first quarter on the way to a 99-76 rout of the Hawks on Monday night.
Georgia Southern opened up Sun Belt play with a win Friday night, but a disastrous fourth inning on Saturday brought the Eagles right back to ...
It was moving day at the 38th annual Schenkel Invitational Saturday at Forest Heights Country Club.
ATLANTA - Atlanta United hardly resembles an expansion team.
ATLANTA - Damian Lillard scored 27 points and the Portland Trail Blazers took control with a dominant opening quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-97 on ...
Georgia Southern is never without a competitive golf team. Considering that, The Eagles are always able to draw great competition in the annual Schenkel Invitational.
Georgia Southern turned an inauspicious start to its Sun Belt season into a fun Friday night.
The early days of this week have been filled with low temperatures that have apparently served as the entirety of Statesboro's winter.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons have bolstered their defensive line by agreeing to terms with two-time Pro Bowler Dontari Poe.
ATHENS, Ga. - The decisions by running backs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel to return for their senior seasons left a thin class of Georgia prospects ...
Georgia Southern extended its basketball season by taking part in the opening round of the College Basketball Invitational Wednesday evening. Unfortunately for the Eagles, this ...
Since dropping their first two games of the season, Southeast Bulloch's been the hottest teams in the county.
This year's NCAA Tournament has a chance to be just as good as 2016, when Kris Jenkins capped March Madness the most dramatic way ...
The NCAA Tournament gives top players from one-bid leagues the opportunity to share the spotlight with the major-conference performers who have garnered more attention all ...
ORLANDO, Fla. - The photo was never published out of respect for Arnold Palmer.