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Senior helps Badgers wrap up Big Ten

...with a dominating performance, going 11 of 17 from the field for the Badgers (26-3, 14-2).The Spartans (19-10, 10-6) trailed by 22 points before rallying in the second half. Bryn Forbes' open 3 from the corner got them within 64-53...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-01/senior-helps-badgers-wrap
'Cats roll, claim SEC regular-season title

...Louisiana State (21-8, 10-6) pulled into a fourth-place tie in the conference with a victory over Mississippi (19-10, 10-6).Quarterman's triple-double was the first by an LSU player since Shaquille O'Neal did it against Brigham Young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-28/cats-roll-claim-sec-regul
TJ Maxx, Marshalls follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

...Obama is endorsing a bill in Congress that includes a proposed increase in the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour, while several states are considering raising their minimum wages.At the same time, there's much national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/tj-maxx-marshalls-follow-w
Thursday's high school sports results

...Taylor Doby 1. Totals: 23 7-14 53.New Hampstead 14 8 10 10 ? 42Burke County 7 14 16 16 ? 533-point goals: New Hampstead...Newman 2), Augusta Prep 1 (Stone).Records: Augusta Prep 10-10. Next: Augusta Prep vs. TBD in GISA Region 4-AAA Tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-12/thursdays-high-school-sports-resu
Wednesday's high school basketball boxes

...Alearai Corley 12, Dequonia Royal 2, Sharde Sherrod 2. Totals: 14 9-13 37.Macon County 11 8 15 10 ? 44Swainsboro 10 10 2 15 ? 373-point goals: Macon County 1 (Carter), Swainsboro 2 (Brihm 2).Records: Swainsboro 16-13. BoysClass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-02-18/wednesdays-high-schoo
Nearly 40 percent of Wal-Mart workers to get pay raises

...have jumped into the fray, debating a proposal by President Obama to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour. And a new Associated Press-GfK poll found that most Americans support increasing the minimum wage.At the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-19/nearly-40-percent-wal-mart
Bald cypress trees can thrive outside swamp

...container.Fertilize established trees on upland sites once in the spring with a complete fertilizer like 16-4-8 or a 10-10-10. Don't fertilize trees growing in standing water. The fertilizer could hurt the biology of the pond or lake. PRUNING...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-19/bald-cypress-trees-c
Wednesday's high school basketball box scores

...Gray 20, Jajuan Curry 2, Antonio Jackson 7, TiQuan Lewis 8. Totals 13 17-23 43.Westside 10 6 4 15 ? 35Washington Co 10 10 6 17 ? 433-point goals: Westside 1 (Hawes).Next: Washington County vs. Butler, 4 p.m. today, at Laney in Region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-11/wednesdays-high-school-basketball
Overtime

...Aiken went ice cold from the field in the second half and lost to Armstrong State 82-57 on Wednesday night.The Pacers (10-10, 5-6 Peach Belt Conference) scored just 20 points in the second half, hitting seven of 24 shots (29 percent).Dominic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2015-01-28/overtime
Aiken County coroner releases names in 2 fatal traffic accidents

...to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones.Keith was taken to Aiken Regional Medical Centers and died at 10:10 a.m. as a result of injuries sustained in the accident, according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton.The other driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-03/coroner-releases-names