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Tony Gwynn, Jean Beliveau were among sports greats who died in 2014

...in 2014, unparalleled craftsmen who made the supremely difficult look almost easy.They played with elegance and grace, ambassadors for baseball and hockey. They were enduring landmarks in their cities ? Gwynn in San Diego, Beliveau in Montreal. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-27/tony-gwynn-jean-beliveau-were-amo
Copenhaver served as mayor for nine years without controversy

...criticized for being noncontroversial and too positive," Copenhaver said he once told former Atlanta Mayor and United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young as they shared stories about holding public office. "If that's what people want to criticize me about, I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-27/copenhaver-served-mayor-
Operation Hand-Warmer raises supplies for troops overseas

...this week after receiving nearly 14,000 food supplies and heat-retention clothing to donate to troops overseas.Project ambassador Burt Sappenfield said more than 9,600 hand-warmers and 4,200 snacks were collected at nine locations across the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-26/operation-hand-warmer-raises-
Biz Bits

...agent of the month of November for Century 21 Larry Miller Realty. BONITA JEFFERIES JENKINSAward/honor: Named the Chamber Ambassador Chairwoman of the Year by the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce. PEGGY JARRETTAward/honor: Named top listing agent and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-26/biz-bits
Overtime

...three-time World Cup champion had one kidney removed when he was still a player.A national hero and a worldwide soccer ambassador, Pele is regarded by many people as the greatest player of all time.? In Southampton, Eng land, Robin van Persie scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-08/overtime
World War I match is memoralized in Belgium

...Who would have expected that after all this killing, that Christmas, soldiers would climb out of their trenches," German ambassador Eckart Cuntz said.Football players themselves had been involved in the fighting from the early days. Of the 5,000 professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-11/world-war-i-match-me
Columnist off on Gohmert

...and a lunatic ? to the issue he wanted to address: the further investigation of the deaths at Benghazi.The murder of our ambassador and other Americans in Benghazi is hardly a "fake problem" as Mr. Stanford opines. To dismiss these horrific acts of terrorism...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-02/columnist-gohmert
Concerned about America? It's time to actually do something about it

...from all over the world went through the citizenship wringer to become citizens legally ? I nonetheless asked them to be ambassadors of civics.I asked them to be informed ? to keep up on the news and the newsmakers; to actually get out and work for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-04/concerned-about-
Downtown resident takes on effort to clean weekend trash piles

...funded by an extra tax on property owners in the downtown district. In addition to keeping the area safe, the program's "ambassadors" were tasked with cleaning sidewalks.Woodard said city crews are supposed to make cleaning sweeps on weekends, but she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/downtown-resident-takes-effo
Pele is improving from urinary tract infection

...retina.Widely regarded as the greatest soccer player of all time, Pele is a national hero in Brazil and remains a worldwide ambassador to the game. He is active with his many businesses across the globe and still participates in many advertising campaigns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-28/pele-improving-urinary-tract-infe