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Smiths Station young, eager to exceed last year's success

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It’s a new era for Smiths Station football. More>>

Nick Saban, Crimson Tide, take ALS ice bucket challenge Video included

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Nick Saban is all wet. More>>

Manchester football hungry for more as high school season approaches Video included

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The Manchester Blue Devils are going into 2014 like a team that went 4-7 the year before, not 7-4 with a playoff berth. More>>

Pacelli hungry for more in 2014 Video included

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The Pacelli Vikings will have a distinctly familiar look in 2014. More>>

Carver racks up penalties in scrimmage Video included

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The Carver Tigers moved the ball and stopped Southwest Dekalb from gaining yards in their Saturday scrimmage.  More>>

Harris County, Pacelli, and Brookstone all impress in scrimmages Video included

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In the final Friday before the football season begins, many area teams took the field for football scrimmages.In most of the games, no official scores were kept. More>>

Tri-City Striders win Headquarter Nissan Athletes of the Week Video included

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A group of local runners brought home a strong showing in the Junior Olympics and for that, earned the Headquarter Nissan Athletes of the Week award. More>>

Northside football leaning on family in 2014 Video included

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The Northside Patriots are channeling the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates as they prepare for the season. More>>

Pioneer drops thriller in Little League World Series semifinal

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After running through pool play undefeated, Pioneer Little League dropped their semifinal matchup with Bossier City, La., 2-1 Tuesday night. More>>

Dogs take a break, jump in the pool Video included

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It was anything but practice as normal for the Georgia Bulldogs on Tuesday. More>>

Jordan football quietly confident as 2014 season opens Video included

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The Jordan Red Jackets expect big things in 2014. More>>

Pioneer run rules Czech Republic, moves to softball World Series semifinal

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Ralee Weaver continued a stellar softball Little League World Series as Pioneer completed a perfect run through pool play, beating Czech Republic, 14-4. More>>

PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship coming to Opelika's Grand National Video included

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Professional golf will make a stop in Opelika in 2015. More>>

Central football hitting the ground running Video included

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Central has gone through an offseason like none other as they adapt to new head coach Jamey DuBose. More>>

Nick Marshall apologizes in first public comments since citation

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Nick Marshall says he made a mistake and he is ready to grow from it.  More>>

Pioneer wins third game at Little League Softball World Series

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The Little League Softball World Series is proving to be very fruitful for Pioneer, the Columbus team representing the Southeast.  More>>

Pioneer Softball wins second game in LLSWB

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A group of Columbus girls are making headlines in Oregon at the little league softball world series. Pioneer softball from Columbus is playing for the southeast.  More>>

Pioneer no-hits Oregon in World Series opener

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The Pioneer Little League All-Stars rode the strength of Ralee Weaver's pitching to a decisive victory in their first game of the Little League Softball World Series. More>>

Finebaum appears in Columbus, predicts Tide to win National Championship

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National sports radio host Paul Finebaum made an appearance in Columbus on Friday, promoting his new book. More>>

Columbus confident fortunes will turn in 2014

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The Columbus Blue Devils think this is the year for them to turn around their fortunes. More>>

Pioneer wins Athletes of the Week on way to World Series Video included

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When the Pioneer Little League softball team loaded the vans Tuesday morning, the excitement was palpable. More>>

Kendrick: "Our opponents might want to get ready" Video included

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The Kendrick Cherokees don’t want to talk about last year. More>>

Northern loses lead, drops heartbreaker in semifinals

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Northern Little League falls in the Southeast Regional semifinal in heartbreaking fashion.
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Lutzenkirchen blood alcohol nearly five times legal limit

Former Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen had a blood alcohol level of 0.377 at the time of the June crash that killed him in Troup County, a state report released Wednesday said. Former Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen had a blood alcohol level of 0.377 at the time of the June crash that killed him in Troup County, a state report released Wednesday said.
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Both Philip Lutzenkirchen and driver Joseph David were drunk during a June fatal crash in Troup County, state report obtained by WRBL News 3 said. More>>

Northern falls to Florida, wins tiebreaker to advance to semifinals Video included

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It was not the result Northern Little League wanted, but the end result is the same. More>>

Glenwood focused on weekly improvement in 2014 Video included

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The Glenwood Gators have a simple goal for the 2014 season. More>>

Northern beats West Virginia, moves to 2-0 in Southeast Regional Video included

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The Northern Little League All Stars beat West Virginia, 3-2, Monday afternoon to move to 2-0 in Southeast Regional pool play. More>>

Lashlee: "Way, way too far out" to name Johnson starter against Arkansas Video included

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It wouldn’t be a fall camp at Auburn without some semblance of a quarterback controversy. More>>

Dwight Jones trying to maintain momentum at Harris County Video included

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Change is in the air for Harris County football. More>>

Northern Little League beats North Carolina in regional

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Columbus’ Northern Little League baseball team came from behind to knock off North Carolina 5-3 in the first game of the Southeastern Regional. More>>

Shaw ready to run through region 1-AAAAA Video included

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Bret Bielema might not like the offense the Shaw Raiders run, but that means Kyle Adkins is doing something right. More>>

Auburn's first practice clouded by injury and suspension news

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The first practice of the fall was all about establishing high energy from the Auburn Tigers. The mood off the field wasn't as enthusiastic. Head Coach Gus Malzahn finally revealed what is happening with Nick Marshall and Jonathon Mincy after getting in trouble with drugs.  More>>

Auburn's Nick Marshall will not start in game one

Auburn's Nick Marshall will not start in game one after being cited for marijuana possession. (File image) Auburn's Nick Marshall will not start in game one after being cited for marijuana possession. (File image)
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Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall will not be starting for the Tigers against Arkansas on August 30, @WRBLSports tweeted during a news conference with Coach Gus Malzahn Friday. More>>

Northern major baseball named state champs after Peachtree City ruled ineligible

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Northern Little League Major baseball has been named state champions after a five-member committee at national Little League headquarters in Williamsport, Pa. ruled Peachtree City ineligible. More>>

Lions head coach Gibson volunteering with Spencer football Video included

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The Spencer Greenwave are in year three under Calvin Arnold, and expect to do big things in region 2-AAA. More>>

Carver looking to make waves in new region Video included

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The Carver Tigers will have a whole new slate of region opponents in 2014 as a member of region 1-AAAAA. More>>

Stephen A. Smith speaks at SAMARC basketball camp Video included

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ESPN basketball analyst Stephen A. Smith was in Columbus on Tuesday for the tenth annual SAMARC basketball camp at Columbus State. More>>

Hardaway leaning on youth in 2014 Video included

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The Hardaway Hawks will be a much different looking team in 2014. More>>

Pioneer wins Southeast Regional, headed to World Series Video included

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It wasn’t easy, but that doesn’t matter. More>>

Calvary ready to make noise in GICAA this season Video included

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The Calvary Christian Knights have a new home for 2014, and they could not be happier about it. More>>

UGA LB arrested for DUI

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Another weekend, another arrest for the Georgia Bulldogs. This time it is backup linebacker Davin Bellamy. He is the seventh player arrested for the Dawgs this offseason.  More>>

Brookstone hitting stride in Dehem's third year Video included

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The Brookstone Cougars were out on the practice field in helmets for the first time in 2014 on Friday. More>>

Columbus High's Jones selected to All-American game

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Columbus High rising senior Alonzo Jones, Jr. has been selected to play in the 2014 Under Armour All-American Baseball game. More>>

Crawdads take series opener against Douglasville Video included

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The Phenix City Crawdads beat the Douglasville Bulls, 5-4, in game one of the Sun Belt League playoff-opening series on Thursday night. More>>

Georgia Amateur champion Mize wins Athlete of the Week Video included

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Columbus State golfer Robert Mize has long been famous for his last name, shared by Masters-winning father Larry. More>>

Nick Marshall's mom pays his marijuana citation

Nick Marshall spent nearly half an hour with authorities during a traffic stop on June 11. Nick Marshall spent nearly half an hour with authorities during a traffic stop on June 11.
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Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has paid the fines for possession of a small amount of marijuana and a window tint violation. More>>

SLIDESHOW: Auburn A-day 2014

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Check outthe pictures above for a photo recap of Auburn's A-day.For a full game recap, click here: Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-day More>>

BCS Special: Road to the Championship

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News 3's Sports Director Jonathan Huskey, Dayne Young, Ben Bolton, David Hurst and the entire News 3 On Your Site Sports take a look back at Auburn's seasons, their preparations for the BCS Championship game and what the fans think in this BCS Special: "Road to the Championship." More>>

Central boys, girls sweep Opelika

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The Central boys and girls basketball teams each recorded region victories over Opelika at home on Friday night. More>>

Georgia family sets Christmas light display to Auburn fight song

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Christmas light display set to music, including Auburn University fight song. More>>

Auburn Tigers win SEC Championship; celebrations underway

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The Auburn Tigers have beaten the Missouri Tigers to claim the SEC title. More>>

Raw On-Demand: WRBL's SEC Championship Special

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On-demand video clips from WRBL News 3's Special Report: The Auburn Tigers, SEC Champs. More>>

Raw On-Demand: Gus Malzahn's post-SEC Championship news conference

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Raw video from part of Auburn Coach Gus Malzan's post-SEC Championship news conference. More>>

Shaquille O'Neal Visits Carver High School Camp

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NBA star Shaquille O'Neal visits with Columbus basketball campers More>>

Alabama survives Ole Miss, will face LSU

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The Alabama Crimson Tide (34-25, 14-15 SEC) will take on the No. 2 ranked and second seeded LSU Tigers (49-9, 23-7 SEC) in a SEC Tournament elimination game on Friday. More>>

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