| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:43 AM
GREENSBORO, N.C. - One of the key battles to desegregate the South played out at a Woolworth lunch counter here on Feb. 1, 1960.
Reason: Lunch was not served.
Woolworth was a national retailer, and corporate policy allowed for managers to adjust for...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:01 PM
A Mississippi infant born with HIV has become the first child cured of the deadly virus, leaving hope that the disease can be eliminated in the youngest patients, scientists from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and other institutions said Sunday....
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Jacques Patrick was just 15 years old when his first college football scholarship offers rolled in and it was a bit overwhelming.
Patrick admits Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher moved him to tears when he offered him a scholarship in April 2012.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Jonathan Pollock is one of a kind. From the moment of the first handshake with the Dr. Phillips freshman, it’s obvious upon meeting him that he is an extremely focused individual.
Akron head coach Terry Bowden and staff member Mark Ouimet...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Here's a greatly abridged list of facts that set Sean Tuohy Jr. apart from your average reserve on a mid-major college basketball team:
Start with the Loyola guard's 23,379 Twitter followers. For a little perspective, the team's star, Dylon Cormier, has...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:56 AM
On the night it opened practice to start the 2013 season, UCF got a commitment from one of its top targets in the class of 2014.
Smyrna (Ga.) Campbell safety Mike Rogers committed to UCF on Wednesday night, choosing the Knights over schools like...
| Sep 13, 2013
As the body was carried out of the house, retired Tavares lawyer Jerri Blair rose to her feet on the front porch to deliver one final salute as he passed by.
She snapped it off just the way former Circuit Judge Jerry T. Lockett liked it, so he'd know...
| Nov 20, 2013
Last season, Duke reached its first bowl since 1994, snapped an eight-game losing streak to rival North Carolina and earned David Cutcliffe ACC coach of the year honors. Less than 12 months later, it all seemed a mirage.
The Blue Devils were 0-2 in...
| May 2, 2013
| 3:53 PM
It seems that with every top quarterback in the state of Florida there comes a certain comparison.
Former Oviedo Hagerty star and current Florida starting QB Jeff Driskel heard it.
And it’s no different for Zack Darlington. When Ohio State...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Baseball practice ended at Edgewater on Monday, and senior first baseman Zach Vandergrift headed to strength coach Lee Prince's house for another workout.
Three days a week of weight training and pushups since the start of summer, combined with hours in...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Basketball was the sport du jour Wednesday, but during interviews at the ACC’s preseason media gathering, commissioner John Swofford applauded the freshly minted selection committee for college football’s playoff and again broadsided the...