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Austin Shepard wins Futurity Open finals

...in my head."Now 37, Shepard walked out of James Brown Arena with another memory to add to his collection. The Summerdale, Ala., cutter rung up a score of 222 on Paradox Cat to win the Futurity Open finals Saturday night.Shepard earned $12,000 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/futurity/2015-01-24/austin-shepard-wins-futu
Austin Shepard looking ahead to 2016 Augusta Futurity

Austin Shepard is one of the top showmen on the National Cutting Horse Association circuit.On Saturday, the Summerdale, Ala., cutter claimed his seventh Augusta Futurity championship. His father, Sam, is a two-time winner in Augusta. His son...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/futurity/2015-01-25/austin-shepard-looking-a
Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...Luther King, Jr.'s life and the 1965 turning point event in the civil rights movement that was the bloody fight in Selma, Ala. I NEVER MET Dr. King. He was killed when I was only 3 years old. As a young congressional aide in 1991, I did, however...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-25/shades-selma-geo
Thousands could mark anniversary of civil rights clash in Selma

SELMA, Ala. - The 50th anniversary of the civil rights marches in Selma and the movie that tells the story are expected to bring thousands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-24/thousands-could-mark-anniversary-ci
Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah helps North rout South in Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. - Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah rushed for 73 yards and added 40 receiving while leading the North to a 34-13 victory over the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-24/nebraskas-ameer-abdullah-
Wildcats have no trouble with Gamecocks, match best start under John Calipari

...seconds remaining, to push Mississippi (12-7, 3-3) past Florida (10-9, 3-3). ALABAMA 57, AUBURN 55In Tuscaloosa, Ala., Rod ney Cooper made a layup with four seconds left to give Alabama (13-6, 3-3) a victory over Auburn (10-9, 2-4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-24/wildcats-have-no-trouble-
Auburn QB Nick Marshall to play cornerback in Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. - Auburn's Nick Marshall is making the move from quarterback to cornerback at the Senior Bowl.Marshall came out to Tuesday's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-20/auburn-qb-nick-marshall-p
Evelyn Brannen

FLORENCE, Ala. - Evelyn Brannen, 100, of Florence passed away on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Glenwood Center. Visitation was from 11...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173959576
Property transfers

...Townhomes LLC to Mary Ann Payne, Easement, Lot 5A, Enclave, $129,900Station Townhomes LLC to Julia G. Garcia and Lisseth Alas, Easement, Lot 3A, Enclave, $129,900Barbara D. McPeake to Durwood E. Neal Jr. and Katherine L. Neal, Deed Book B1451...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2015-01-17/property-transfers
Newspaper's act of courageous free speech should be celebrated, fostered

...published offensive cartoons. I find this highly objectionable, even offensive to my liberty-seeking sensitivities. But alas, they have the right to speak this way, and I have the right to counter them.With the exception of inciting others to violence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-17/newspapers-act-c