Author: Scott Carpenter

Thompson Named Finalist For Haskins Award

Georgia golfer Davis Thompson has been selected as a finalist for the 2020 Haskins Award, according to an announcement Tuesday by the Haskins Commission, Golfweek, and Golf Channel. The Haskins Award, often called the Heisman Trophy of college golf, has…

Grocery Delivery for Veterans in Need

The growing number of coronavirus cases, deaths and complications is a grave concern. Retired Command Sergeant Major Samuel Rhodes is doing everything he can to help. Dropping off a box full…

Columbus Lions Season Postponed

The National Arena League, the league that the Columbus Lions play in announced a new starting date to the 2020 season. The Lions home opener was scheduled for April 17th. The NAL released a statement…

First Confirmed Coronavirus Death In Columbus

Columbus, Georgia has recorded it's first Coronavirus death. An 85 year-old man was pronounced dead in Piedmont ICU shortly after 4 pm on Sunday, March 29th. As of Sunday afternoon, Muscogee County has 8 confirmed cases of Coronavirus according to…

Edwards Selected Georgia Player Of The Year

Anthony Edwards, who was the nation’s top-scoring freshman for the Georgia Bulldogs this season, was named the state of Georgia’s Men’s Basketball Player of the Year by the Atlanta Tipoff Club on Thursday. Edwards is the ninth Georgia player to…

Yarbrough named to Softball America’s Top 100 Players of 2020

With the season coming to an unexpected end, Softball America released its Top 100 Collegiate Players of the shortened 2020 campain. Auburn softball sophomore Samantha Yarbrough checked in at No. 67 in the publication’s rankings. Over her debut season with…

COVID-19's Impact on the Stock Market

The stock market has fluctuated due to growing concerns of COVID-19. "Since the outbreak, stocks have definitely fallen more than 20% from it's peak," says Edward Jones financial Advisor, Theresa Hayes. "Stocks were…