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'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks' death mourned by sports world and beyond

...Cub, but he was really Mr. Base ball," White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf said Satur day. "He was really a great, great ambassador for the game."A makeshift memorial outside Wrigley Field on Saturday included flowers, an Ernie Banks bobblehead and pictures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-24/mr-cub-ernie-banks-death
Torture of 9/11 forgotten

...biased bits of information from the liberal mainstream media.Perhaps Mr. Martin could go to the Middle East as a goodwill ambassador. He could hand out hugs, Oreo cookies and milk. And while he is there he could apologize for the terrible treatment the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-06/torture-911-forgotten
Embattled Cleveland coach Blatt remains beloved in Israel despite struggles in NBA debut

...albeit American-accented, Hebrew and is a popular pitchman for TV ads who has professed a desire to one day serve as an ambassador for the country.Overnight, the Cavs became "Israel's team" in the NBA, replacing traditional favorites like the Celtics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-20/embattled-cleveland-coach-bla
Ramblin' Rhodes: Year brings end to some tours, resurgence of others

...July 19 at 78? George Hamilton IV, beloved Grand Ole Opry member who became one of country music's first international ambassadors, Sept. 17, at 77? Paul Craft, legendary country music songwriter of hits such as Midnight Flyer, Blue Heartaches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-31/ramblin-rhodes-year-b
Forgot Paris?

...schedules on Sunday."Who were the highest-ranking officials representing the United States at the march? The U.S. ambassador to France and one of the assistant secretaries of state. Apparently even U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-13/forgot-paris
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
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
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
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-