Category : Southeast

Southeast / Florida - 1 year ago

Georgia Tech Falls to Boston College In Overtime

Boston College Eagles guard Ky Bowman scored eight of 11 points in overtime to help beat the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, 80-72. (Photo: Robert Cole) By Brandon M. Patterson CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — When it comes to late game heroics, Boston Colle...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

City Hall 'kid zone' could become reality

Commissioner Adrian Hayes-Santos brought up the idea during Thursday’s city meeting and said an on-site babysitting setup could get more city residents involved in local government. Andrew Caplan @AACaplan Gainesville commissioners say a kid zone at...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

GFR responds to biomass plant fire

Andrew Caplan @AACaplan Gainesville Fire Rescue responded to a fire Friday at the city utility’s newly acquired biomass plant. GFR was dispatched to the plant around 10 a.m. after Gainesville Regional Utilities reported smoke coming from the third...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

State auditing insurance dependents

State employees with dependents on their health insurance plans will be audited this year. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange More than 7,000 University of Florida employees can expect to get mail asking for their dependents' personal information as p...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 year ago

Temptations Lead Singer Dennis Edwards Dead at 74

Detroit News via AP News Dennis Edwards, whose gruff, heartbreaking vocals brought the Temptations into a whole new era with such classics as “Cloud Nine” and “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone,” died Thursday at a hospital in Chicago, reports the St. Louis...

Southeast / Louisiana - 1 year ago

Super Bowl Sunday — Super Bowl Trivia

By Eric L. Wesson Sr. CALL Staff Writer On Sunday, Feb. 4, millions of Americans  will be tuned in watching Super Bowl LII (52) which will feature the defending champion New England Patriots versus the Philadelphia Eagles. The Super Bowl is the hig...