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Good intention, poor execution

...attempt to obtain additional authority for his office ? something that it desperately needs and deserves.But he should get a D-minus for the awkward manner in which he's trying to do it.It certainly seemed imperious for Davis to have a "call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-25/good-intention-poor-e
Coptic church in Evans honors 21 killed by Islamic State militants

...itself," Abdelsayed said. The cathedral is believed to stand on the original site of the church founded by St. Mark in A.D. 51."We call it the Catholic Uni versal Church of the Apostles. We have the tradition and the doctrine handed down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-23/coptic-church-evans-honors-21
Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...controversial, explicitly racist, but landmark American film masterpiece."For decades, the Directors Guild of America awarded a D.W. Griffith Award for lifetime achievement, but dropped the prize in 1999 to "create a new ultimate honor for film directors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/hollywoods-epic-birth-nation-glorif
Highway robbery

...The Institute for Justice's 2010 report, Policing for Profit, rates Georgia and South Carolina's forfeiture laws a "D-minus" and "D-plus," respectively. The report notes only six states require the government to prove guilt in forfeiture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-25/highway-robbery
Music by Turner: Time teaches us to be appreciative

...equations and the like.But she wasn't easy at all. Even though we got along very well, she did not hesitate to give me a "D" after one disastrous grading period. Of course, I was mortified, but it made me "buckle down" and motivated me in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-06/music-turner-time-tea
M.A.D. Studios draws in the listening crowd

Crowd is a relative term at M.A.D. Studios Augusta.Audiences in a small...on the 300 block of 11th street, M.A.D. Studios remains a little bit of a...Attic in Atlanta in particular, M.A.D. operates on the foundational idea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-08-08/mad-studios-draws-lis
Cecil A. D'Antignac (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...brothers and one sister. Survivors include his sons, William M. D'Antignac and wife, Judy, of Jacksonville, FL, Cecil A. D'Antignac, Jr., and wife, Dawn, of Acworth, GA; daughters, Martha D. Moore and husband, Gordon, of Camden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/04/obi_513468.shtml
Obituaries
Cecil A. D'Antignac (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...brothers and one sister. Survivors include his sons, William M. D'Antignac and wife, Judy, of Jacksonville, FL, Cecil A. D'Antignac, Jr., and wife, Dawn, of Acworth, GA; daughters, Martha D. Moore and husband, Gordon, of Camden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/05/obi_513567.shtml
Obituaries
Augusta gets passing grade on pollution

...report released Wednesday by the American Lung Association.In its State of the Air 2014, the group gives Richmond County a "D" for seven high ozone days from 2010-12, but a "B" for only one high-particle pollution day during that time period...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-30/augusta-gets-passing-grade-p
Dead city of Pompeii lives on in ruins, imagination

POMPEII, Italy - Pompeii is the city of the long goodbye.In A.D. 62, a major earthquake toppled buildings, causing severe damage, a harbinger of what was to come. Seventeen years later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-08-16/dead-city-pompeii-lives