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Laughing and crying

...dramatic actor finally succumbed to the crippling depression and bipolar disorder that drove him to bouts of drug and alcohol abuse.Much of the world is sad that Williams left us. But we should be happy for what he left behind ? an entertaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-13/laughing-and-crying
Todd Goff found guilty of murder

...homicide is a murder, but in this case it is," Assistant District Attorney Grant Usry argued to the jury in closing. Alcohol abuse and domestic violence does not erase Goff's intent to kill Salter or that he killed her during the commission of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-02/todd-goff-found-guilty
Todd Goff sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole

...homicide is a murder, but in this case it is," Assistant District Attorney Grant Usry argued to the jury in closing. Alcohol abuse and domestic violence does not erase Goff's intent to kill Salter or that he killed her during the commission of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-02/todd-goff-sentenced-li
Prison term imposed for aggravated battery

...the victim's medical expenses, attend an anger management program and undergo counseling and testing for drug and alcohol abuse.At a July 13 party, Baxley grabbed Richard Johnson in a choke hold, and when he released him, Johnson fell face...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-27/prison-term-imposed-ag
Negative perceptions of psychotherapy harmful to African-Americans

...abuse, gambling, prostitution, black-on-black homicides, AIDS, school dropout rates, teenage pregnancies, alcohol abuse, spousal abuse, inadequate parenting and an abandonment of wholesome morality. All of these negative attributes have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-11-23/negative-percept
Music by Turner: Big year for Allman Brothers filled with concerts, film, CDs

...autobiography My Cross to Bear.The movie will highlight Allman's years as a musician as well as his years of substance and alcohol abuse and subsequent recovery. Allman has been clean and sober since the '90s and had a successful liver transplant almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-06/music-turner-big-year
Man gets 8-month sentence in toddler-slapping case

...fine of $2,500 to the government. The judge also ordered Hundley to serve a year of supervised release; undergo alcohol abuse treatment and anger management counseling; and perform 120 hours of community service, preferably in a homeless shelter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-06/man-gets-8-month-sente
Prison term for DUI crash that nearly killed Navy petty officer

...his prison term Wednesday. When he is finished, he will be required to pay $2,000 in fines, undergo drug and alcohol abuse treatment, and perform 100 hours of community service by speaking out about drunken driving.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-18/prison-term-dui-crash-
Augusta woman sentenced to probation for box cutter assault

...Court and pleaded guilty in exchange for a five-year probated sentence under the First Offender Act. Counseling for alcohol abuse is a condition of the sentence.On Aug. 30, Tillman cut her roommate's neck with a box cutter. Assistant District...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-11/augusta-woman-sentence
Give your children the father's blessing

...hunger, Kruk asserts, leads to disastrous consequences such as behavior problems, truancy, delinquency and drug and alcohol abuse, and the children are at a greater risk of suffering physical, emotional and sexual abuse.So, give your children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-08-30/give-your-children-fathe