Patricia Wood
Columbia wrestler Alex McGuigan celebrates after winning a match against Turner in the championship of the Cook County Duals on Saturday (COURTESY).
Nick Garrett
New County Commission Chairman Ron Williams (right) accepts a symbolic gavel from outgoing chairman Tim Murphy at Thursday’s commission meeting. (CARL MCKINNEY/Lake City Reporter)
Clint Summers of Lake City (left) and Erich Rogers compete in team roping during the first go-round of the Wranglers National Finals Rodeo on Thursday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (SAM MORRIS/Las Vegas News Bureau)
Morgan Hoyle finishes her clean and jerk. Hoyle placed 10th in the 129 class (JORDAN KROEGER/Lake City Reporter).

News Stories

Patricia Wood

A suspect was apprehended late Saturday in the murder of a 60-year-old woman at a local motel, sheriff’s officials said.

Nick Garrett

A professional gunsmith from Branford was in a nationally televised three-man contest, battling it out against two other gunmakers and knife shapers from across the U.S.

New County Commission Chairman Ron Williams (right) accepts a symbolic gavel from outgoing chairman Tim Murphy at Thursday’s commission meeting. (CARL MCKINNEY/Lake City Reporter)

Though the real fireworks went off when a petroleum lobbyist tried to quell backlash over local gas prices, Thursday’s Columbia County Commission meeting saw a number of other topics go before the

Clint Summers of Lake City (left) and Erich Rogers compete in team roping during the first go-round of the Wranglers National Finals Rodeo on Thursday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (SAM MORRIS/Las Vegas News Bureau)

A 27-year-old Lake City cowboy is up against the best rodeo competitors in the world over a 10-round, 10-day championship in Las Vegas.

Sports

Jordan Smith looked like his old self Saturday night, scoring 18 points to lead Columbia’s boys basketball team to a 51-45 win over Trinity Catholic on the road.

Columbia wrestler Alex McGuigan celebrates after winning a match against Turner in the championship of the Cook County Duals on Saturday (COURTESY).

Columbia’s wrestling team went 9-0 at the Cook County Duals this weekend, defeating Turner 51-25 for the title. Check out the slideshow above for some photos form the action.

NEWARK, N.J. — Once Terance Mann sorted out his torn jersey, he powered Florida State to another victory.

NEW YORK — Kyler Murray replaced a Heisman Trophy winner by becoming a Heisman Trophy winner.

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