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Homer Pickens Jr.

...reception following. Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a time to be determined. Col. Pickens was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico but has lived in Augusta for the past 34 years. He served 24 years as an officer in the U.S. Army, serving...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175419211
Homer C. Pickens Jr., decorated Army colonel and Vietnam veteran, dies at 83

...Pickens came from a proud heritage of service, Hudson said.His father, Homer Sr., who died Feb. 19, 1995, in Albuquerque, N.M., at age 91, was a national hero for coming to the rescue of a bear cub who had been burned in a fire in Lincoln...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-24/homer-c-pickens-jr-decorated-
Albuquerque looks for another boost from 'Saul'

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - New Mexico's largest city...the hit series sparks more interest in Albuquerque after Breaking Bad spawned tours, sales...Better Call Saul viewing party at an Albuquerque brewery, and more such gatherings are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-14/albuquerque-looks-another-boost-sau
Rockies knock off Braves

...in favor of Aaron Laffey, whose contract was selected earlier in the day by the Rockies from their Triple A affiliate in Albuquerque.It was the third consecutive loss for the Braves since their 6-1 start in July. It was also their eighth loss in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-10/rockies-knock-braves
Rental housing costs more in San Francisco, New York and Washington, but renters see benefits

...renters in far more affordable areas such as Milwaukee, Albuquerque and Detroit.The finding comes from a survey released Thursday...for a two-bedroom averages $960 a month, earned a C -. Albuquerque ($750 a month) received a C-. Detroit ($610) flunked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/rental-housing-costs-more-
Why homebuyers face a tough spring

...Metropolitan areas around Boston, San Jose, California, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Jackson, Mississippi, are markets where...be hard pressed to find such bargains in Salt Lake City, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Austin-Round Rock, Texas, where foreclosures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/why-homebuyers-face-tough-
Albuquerque prepares for 300th birthday

ALBUQUERQUE - A yearlong celebration featuring art...While the mayor emphatically encouraged Albuquerque residents to attend the events, the...pueblo Indian communities in what is now Albuquerque in the early 1600s. As disease diminished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/01/liv_451840.shtml
Life & style
Augusta's banner to fly high in Albuquerque

...the 30-team event which runs from Wednesday through Saturday at the University of New Mexico's Championship Course in Albuquerque. This is the first time since 1995 that Augusta State has qualified for the NCAAs. This year's team, which coach Jim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/24/oth_229456.shtml
Other sports
UFC fighter Jon Jones stripped of title

...Johnson for the title.Earlier Tuesday in Albuquerque, Jones made his first court appearance...the accident occurred in southeastern Albuquerque when the driver of a rented SUV ran...has two brothers who play in the NFL.Albuquerque is a hub for MMA fighters who train...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-28/ufc-fighter-jon-jones-stripped-ti
New Mexico group doubts WIPP repository will reopen by deadline, leaving waste stranded at Savannah River Site

...forced closure of the underground repository in an ancient salt bed.Hancock, director of the nuclear waste program for the Albuquerque-based group, delivered a presentation on the facility during the Savannah River Site's Citizens Advisory Board meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-24/new-mexico-group-doubts-wipp-