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  Dr. Mac Bowman Horizon Foundation’s inaugural Golf Open raises thousands for local charities

The first-ever Dr. Mac Bowman Horizon Foundation Golf Open raised thousands for charities in the CSRA, according to the foundation's chief executive officer.

Nats beat Astros 7-2, force Game 7 in World Series

Nationals win game six of the World Series

Astros take game four of the World Series

  Georgia and South Carolina football fans get ready for Saturday’s game at Border Bash

Fake Nikes worth $2.2 million seized at California port

Evans Varsity Cross Country Team takes the top three spots in the Roller Invitational on Saturday

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Paine College Athletics welcomes first-ever men’s volleyball program

Local Dixie Youth baseball team headed back from World Series, makes history

Aiken High School announce new Athletic Director

Mokan Elite wins 2019 Peach Jam Championship game

Local golfer receives the Blake Hadden Memorial Scholarship

  Peach Jam tournament starts, parents and players eager for college coaches on day two

24th annual Peach Jam begins July 10

The 24th annual Nike EYBL Peach Jam begins Wednesday at the Riverview Park Activities Center in North Augusta.

  FOX 54 previews Daytona International Speedway

FOX 54 previews Daytona International Speedway

US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

After a nerve wracking semifinal, the U.S. Women's national team will play in the World Cup Final.

Miracle League game & Sunday FUNday Disney Night at SRP Park

The annual YMCA Miracle League game with the GreenJackets and a special Sunday FUNday Disney Night are happening Sunday, June 30.

US defeats France 2-1, advances to semis in World Cup

Augusta teen beats the odds after two severe knee injuries

Arch Madness: Blues win 1st Stanley Cup, beating Bruins 4-1

GreenJackets game postponed due to storm

Hundreds come out for The Big Run

Local professional boxer signs with sports management agency

Accomplished CSRA student athletes sign with colleges

The transition to college is a huge adjustment for students and their families. FOX 54 is is taking a closer look at 2 students who will have a little extra on their plate this Fall.

Legendary T.W. Josey basketball Coach Lynn Brantley remembered

Coach Lynn Brantley died at the age of 79.

Rescheduled Rumble on the River doesn’t stop fans from coming out

After being postponed due to weather, 5 fights had to be cancelled. Four local fighters were still able to show out for their hometown.

Rain-postponed Rumble on the River, King of the Cage rescheduled

Much anticipated Rumble on the River, King of the Cage is rescheduled for Monday night (May 13).

Rain delays King of the Cage, Rumble on the River at SRP Park

All five local fighters taking to the ring in the first seven fights.

  Fighters pass weigh-in, ready to rumble Saturday night

24 fighters from all over the U.S. have trained hard for the evening, and it all came down to one moment on Friday afternoon: the weigh-in.

  Local fighters prepare for King of the Cage

King of the Cage is coming to the CSRA May 11. A big deal for local Mixed Martial Arts fans and fighters in the area; this being one level below paid paper view UFC fights.

  8th annual Support 1 Golf Tournament aims to raise $25,000

Support 1 is a 501 (c) 3 Non-Profit Organization with a specific focus; supporting our Emergency First Responders involved in critical incidents.

  FOX 54 previews Talladega Superspeedway

FOX 54 previews Talladega Superspeedway

  GreenJackets win home opener, crowd goes crazy

The home opener kicked off with a concert by American Idol top 40 finalist, Clay Paige, and the first pitch of the game at 7:05 by the organizations 6th draft pick.

  ‘Mass Exodus’ at Augusta Regional Airport after Masters Week

Masters Week is equivalent to a month of normal air operations, according to Augusta Regional Airport Executive Director Herbert Judon. He said things should be back to normal Tuesday.

  Look out for forced labor trafficking victims during Masters Week

Statistically, the likelihood of trafficking - particularly for the sex trade - goes up this time of year during Masters Week. The Department of Justice said that’s also for the service industry.

Multiple agencies rely on cutting edge investigative work, technology to ensure safety at Masters

The Department of Justice says local, state and federal agencies all work together to keep you and the thousands of Masters Week visitors safe.

Masters 2019 Round 2 groupings

Here is a list of the groupings and starting times for Round 2 of the 2019 Masters Tournament.

  Masters Week boosts business at Putt-Putt Fun Center

A local putt putt business rakes in the green during Masters Week.

  Patient patrons and people who want to profit discuss Masters tickets

Tents and signs advertising for tickets saturate Washington Road

Virginia holds off Texas Tech in overtime for first NCAA national championship

DeAndre Hunter hit two critical threes with the Cavaliers on their heels late, one in regulation and one again in overtime, and his 27 points led the team.

Thousands watch history unfold at inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur

The chance to see women play competitively here at Augusta National for the first time is important for the Masters City and the sport.

  Round 2 of ANWA ends in playoff

It was a dramatic ending to the Champions Retreat leg of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur Tournament.

  Jennifer Kupcho finishes Round 2 of ANWA on top

The favorite takes the lead down Magnolia Lane for Saturday’s final round of the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur Tournament.

  Zoe Campos has an impressive Round 2, moves on to finals

Zoey Campos put in another impressive day at Round 2 of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur Tournament.

  Augusta GreenJackets 2019 season is officially underway

The first home game of the season is April 15.

  FOX 54 gives update on O’Reilly Auto Parts 500

FOX 54 gives update on O'Reilly Auto Parts 500

Skateboarding and surfing proposed to the International Olympics Committee for 2024 Games

Other proposed sports for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris include sport climbing and breakdancing.

NFL: Pass interference now reviewable by officials

Coaches still will have two challenges per game, and in the final two minutes of a half or fourth quarter or for all of overtime, the replay official can order a review of offensive or defensive pass interference.

Aiken County Sheriff’s Office has zero tolerance for DUI and disorderly conduct at Steeplechase

The biggest issue ACSO encounters at Steeplefest is drinking - and there's an increase in DUI arrests related to the event.

  Boatwright family makes Aiken Steeplechase their annual tradition

The Boatwright family has been gathering at the Aiken Steeplechase for more than a decade.

  53rd Running of the Aiken Spring Steeplechase adds live stream, children’s activity tent

The Aiken Steeplechase Association says the event makes about $1 million impact on our area.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered a plea deal in prostitution case - with a catch

Prosecutors offered Kraft, along with others a plea deal, but they must concede they would've been found guilty.

77th Aiken Triple Crown: ‘Stirrup the Dust’

the Aiken Triple Crown kicked off with the 77th running of the Aiken trials, with their "Stirrup the Dust" theme.

  FOX 54 previews the Auto Club 400

FOX 54's Doug Allan previews the auto Club 400

  Jets agree to sign RB Le’Veon Bell, according to reports

Le'Veon Bell agreed to a deal early Wednesday morning, ending months of speculation about where he'd resume his playing career after six years with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

  Browns to acquire star receiver Beckham from NY

With the Browns, Beckham will be reunited with receiver Jarvis Landry, a teammate at LSU.

Augusta GreenJackets announce 2019 booming fireworks schedule

The Augusta GreenJackets released the dates of 10 Fireworks Extravaganzas at SRP Park in 2019.

SRP Park to Host USC Aiken v. Augusta University

Augusta University baseball makes its first trip to SRP Park to host USC Aiken on Thursday, Mar. 28. First pitch is set for 6:35 p.m. with gates opening at 5:30 p.m.

USC Aiken baseball team uninjured after team bus catches fire

The USC Aiken baseball team was traveling home Sunday night after a weekend series at the University of North Georgia when the charter bus they were riding in caught fire.

  FOX 54 previews NASCAR at Phoenix

FOX 54 Previews NASCAR race at Phoenix

  Trump feeds FCS national champs McDonald’s, Chick-Fil-a during White House visit

The president served hamburgers from McDonald’s and chicken sandwiches from Chick-fil-a, KLVY reported.

  FOX 54 previews the Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

FOX 54's resident NASCAR Guru Doug Allan is making his predictions for the Pennzoil 400 in Las Vegas.

Patriots owner Bob Kraft pleads not guilty to prostitution charges

Robert Kraft was among hundreds of men charged in a crackdown on massage parlor prostitution and an investigation into human trafficking at Florida spas.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to compete in NASCAR XFINITY race at Darlington Raceway

It’s official – Dale Earnhardt Jt. will be competing at Darlington Raceway’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200 race.

  FOX 54 previews the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway

Resident racing guru Doug Allan talked with Kevin Harvick ahead of the Atlanta race.

  Preparing to jump start Masters Week in Columbia County

The countdown to the Masters Golf Tournament is on. Tens of thousands of people will pour into the CSRA in less than two months. To kick the week off, Columbia County is bringing in 10,000 square feet of fun!

  FOX 54 recaps the 2019 Daytona 500

FOX 54′s Doug Allan recaps all of the action from the 2019 Daytona 500 and share what’s next in the Monster Energy Nascar series.

  Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years

Hamlin last year suffered through his first winless season in the Cup Series and made a crew chief change during the offseason.

Team LeBron rallies back, defeats Team Giannis 178-164 in 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte

Team LeBron rallied back from a double-digit deficit and defeated Team Giannis 178-164 as the NBA’s best and most famous stars played in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte at the Spectrum Center Sunday night.

  North Augusta High School coach’s program helps prepare student athletes for college

North Augusta High School coach Lafayette Stewart, Jr. is working to make sure that every student has the opportunity to get a scholarship and play in college.

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

New England topped the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in a game that dragged the high-def NFL back to the days of black-and-white TV. It was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in the 53-year history of the game.

Friends divided over Superbowl LIII

A restaurant divided at Twin Peaks Sunday night as Rams and Patriots fans watched Superbowl 53.

Chiefs QB Mahomes takes MVP and top offensive player awards

The Chiefs quarterback landed a pair of honors at NFL Honors on Saturday night, taking The Associated Press 2018 MVP and Offensive Player of the Year awards.

Slam dunk: Gonzalez makes Hall, along with Bailey, Reed, Law

Towering tight end Tony Gonzalez is heading to the Hall of Fame, to be joined by three defensive backs who spent parts of their career trying to stop him.

  Harlem High School student’s senior project raises money for Georgia Cancer Center

18-year-old Harlem High School senior raises money for Georgia Cancer Center

Lawrence, two other Tigers could miss Cotton Bowl after failed drug tests

The Clemson Tigers could be without three players for this weekend’s Cotton Bowl.

Augusta 706ers end season due to lack of ticket sales

The team began playing in 2018, holding their home games at the James Brown Arena. As of now, they are suspending the 2018-2019 season indefinitely.

Urban Meyer retires as Ohio State football coach due to health concerns; Ryan Day named replacement

He made the decision after coming to grips with a cyst in his brain that had developed significantly in recent years.

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team’s 4:30 p.m. game. The skipper, sitting on the ice, begins crawling.