Ron Seibel

Ron Seibel

Additional signing periods good for early football commits

The NCAA has proposed adding signing periods in June and December for football, giving high schoolers a chance to set aside recruiting pressure. And while that’s a good step, incoming players should also have the opportunity to void their national letter-of-intent should their head coach or position coach leave before the player arrives on campus.

Ron Seibel

Spectra has quick work to do with Macon Coliseum

With the home of the GHSA basketball tournament in question and a minor league hockey team to appease, the national management firm that won the Macon Coliseum’s management bid will have to quickly address the almost 50-year-old arena’s shortcomings.

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Americus police shooting victims were 'very close friends'

Americus police Chief Mark Scott says the friendship between Americus police officer Nicholas Ryan Smarr and Georgia Southwestern State University campus police officer Jody Smith dated back to their time in high school. Minquell Lembrick, 32, was suspected of shooting both officers in Americus, Ga.
Jason Voorhees The Telegraph
Americus police shooting victims were 'very close friends' 1:17

Americus police shooting victims were 'very close friends'

Lembrick was a 'very dangerous individual,' says GBI Director 1:41

Lembrick was a 'very dangerous individual,' says GBI Director

Tipster helped locate Americus police shooting suspect 1:26

Tipster helped locate Americus police shooting suspect

Suspect in Georgia police shooting found dead 0:45

Suspect in Georgia police shooting found dead