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Man shoots car passenger on SC interstate

CAMPOBELLO, S.C. - Authorities say a man in the back seat who shot the front seat passenger of a car while it was on Interstate 26 has been charged...says the man shot is in critical condition at a Spartanburg hospital.The shooting happened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/man-shoots-car-passenger-sc-
SC plane crash kills real estate exec

...engine trouble just before his fatal crash into a lake near the Columbia Metropolitan Airport...plane.Friends say Russell loved to fly. He was a member of the South Carolina Aviation Hall of fame and a veteran of the United States Air Force, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/sc-plane-crash-kills-real-es
Park Service now looks at Civil War Reconstruction sites

...Park Service is turning its attention to a lesser-known period of American history...after the war. The agency is embarking on a yearlong study to inventory sites throughout...sometimes-bloody story of Reconstruction - a time when 4 million blacks, freed from slavery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/park-service-now-looks-civil
Warriors a win away from reaching the NBA Finals

...and the Golden State Warriors aren't worried about a letdown in Game 4 after taking a 3-0 lead over the Houston Rockets in the Western...won the 1975 title after Curry poured in 40 points in a 115-80 win in Game 3 on Sat urday. The MVP made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-24/warriors-win-away-reaching-nb
As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

The oil pipeline leak that fouled a stretch of California coastline last week reflects a troubling trend in the nation's infrastructure...blamed on natural disasters or human error, such as a backhoe striking a pipeline.Industry officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/us-oil-production-soars-so
A day of honor and happiness

Memorial Day is intended to be a day on which we remember the dead. We sincerely...doesn't mean the entire observance should be a joyless occasion.Isn't the freedom to have fun and to be a bit frivolous part of the American way of life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-24/day-honor-and-happine
Getting new driver's license wasn't as tough as I had heard

...this week with "expired" showing up in a Georgia database?It certainly wasn't the cost that held me back. As a veteran, I get my licenses at no cost...In truth, I had found myself caught in a Catch-22 of sorts involving paperwork...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-24/getting-new-drivers-license-w
Clutch final par gives Chris Kirk win at Colonial, denies Jordan Spieth

FORT WORTH, Texas - Chris Kirk made a par-saving 7-foot putt after an errant tee shot at the 18th hole, avoiding a playoff at Colonial and winning the Crowne Plaza Invitational by a stroke Sunday for his fourth career PGA Tour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-24/clutch-final-par-gives-chris
Scoring mishap gives Steve Foss the win at Belle Meade in the Peak Amateur Series opener

...ducked into the Belle Meade Country Club snack bar for a drink of water before he headed out for a sudden-death playoff with Ethan Chamineak in the...tournament.Chamineak had inadvertently signed for a score one shot higher than he actually shot, giving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-24/scoring-mishap-gives-steve-f
November death due to drug use, coroner says

The death of a 46-year-old Hephzibah man found in a field in November was due to drug use, Richmond County Coroner...obituary that appeared in The Augusta Chronicle, Shiflett was a lifelong resident of the Augusta area and attended Hephzibah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-24/november-death-due-dru