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Braves begin final homestand

ATLANTA - In the beginning, it was simply Atlanta Stadium. Now, with the Braves scheduled to move into Olympic...start of the 1966 season. The new park was named Atlanta Stadium and it quickly gained a reputation as a place for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/17/met_199585.shtml
Metro
A witness to the best and worst in baseball

ATLANTA - In the beginning, it was simply Atlanta Stadium. Now, with the Braves scheduled to move into Olympic...start of the 1966 season. The new park was named Atlanta Stadium and it quickly gained a reputation as a place for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/27/met_199304.shtml
Metro
Losses don't put stain on special year

...Georgia Dome in a span of four weeks, South Carolina would certainly be forgiven if it didn't want to visit the Atlanta stadium next season.But a trip to the Georgia Dome will be one of the 2011 goals for the Gamecocks. It is the site of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-01-02/losses-dont-put-stain-spe
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Death, injuries at stadiums dampen NFL Week 1

...falling 85 feet following a tumble over Turner Field's fourth-level railing. Homer's death was the third at an Atlanta stadium in the past year.Also in August in Denver, Broncos fan Noel Robinson was injured when he fell about 10 feet from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-09-09/death-injuries-stadiums-dampe
Board approves terms for Atlanta stadium deal

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority has approved the framework for a deal that would lead to a new downtown stadium for the Atlanta Falcons.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-12-10/board-approves-terms-atlanta
Fan killed in Georgia Dome fall had been drinking, police say

...Tenn., was killed Friday when he fell over a 33-inch railing and plummeted to the lower level of the downtown Atlanta stadium during the Tennessee-North Carolina State game. Grubb had been cheering Tennessee's second touchdown when the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-09-01/fan-killed-georgia-dome-f
Lawmaking continues to amaze me

...House chamber with the political panorama spread out before me. It was like my first Braves game in the press box of Atlanta Stadium."This is great," I commented with a bit too much awe to the veteran reporter seated beside me."Not really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-12/lawmaking-continues-amaze-me
Ramblin' Rhodes: Relive Beatles history with Augusta's Ed Turner & Number 9

...the band's first tour of American cities in 1964 and its second tour in 1965, which included a stop at the new Atlanta Stadium on Aug. 18.One of America's best Beatles tribute bands is without a doubt Augusta's own Ed Turner & Number 9...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-06-18/ramblin-rhodes-relive
Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Pascual Perez killed in Dominican Republic

...missed a start because, as he later explained, he missed a highway exit sign and spent almost two hours circling Atlanta Stadium.While playing for the Braves, he was suspended in April 1984 following his arrest in January of that year in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-11-01/former-atlanta-braves-pi
Brush with '66 Braves is worth the long wait

...1966, when I turned down not only a free ticket, but also a free ride to the Braves' first official game in old Atlanta Stadium. To this day I don't know why. I loved baseball. I still do. It was, I guess, proof that young men in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/16/kir_77758.shtml
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