After splitting the difference in Week 6’s slate of games, it’s becoming tough to match my picking prowess compared to last season, where at this stage, I was picking at an almost 15 percent higher accuracy.

TALLADEGA -- Four years ago, a man woke up in his Newtown, Connecticut, home and killed his mother and then drove to Sandy Hook Elementary School and killed 20 first-graders and six school personnel before shooting himself in the head.

This is the time of year that parents and teachers dread.

SYLACAUGA -- A group that has ties to Sylacauga, The Griffith Family, is among the artists being considered for a Grammy nomination, according to the list of entries released Monday.