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Ex-Oriole Nick Markakis is happy to be an Atlanta Brave

...Woodstock, Ga., north of Atlanta, when he was 10.He said he remembers his parents taking him to games at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium."It was fun to watch those guys do things the right way," Markakis said after passing a physical exam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-05/ex-oriole-nick-markakis-
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...professional sports to Atlanta. The coming of the Braves happened on his watch, and so did the building of old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. One day, a very important visitor - Pete Rozelle, commissioner of the National Football League - showed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Michaux: Braves' long run of dominance is being rewarded

...positively, 100-percent convinced every single time you turned on the "SuperStation" or trekked down to Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium or Turner Field that you were going to see five can't-miss, sure-fire, first-ballot Hall of Famers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/michaux-braves-long-run-
Attendance streak ends for Falcon fan

...poor health, has been a Falcons season-ticket holder since 1966, the year the team started playing at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. By missing Sunday's game, Curtis' string of consecutive home games attended ended at 376. Curtis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/falcons-fan-attendence-strea
Atlanta Braves release more details of new suburban park

...a 30,000-seat football stadium and building a new college baseball park on the footprint of the former Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, which was torn down in 1997. Georgia State's proposal is part of a $300 million development that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-14/atlanta-braves-release-m
Giants hand Braves sixth loss in a row

...Crawford hit two home runs as the Giants completed their first three-game sweep in Atlanta since 1988 at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium.The Braves were held to four hits, stretching Gonzalez's patience."We just got one run. Again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-04/giants-hand-braves-sixth
Hank Aaron to savor 40th anniversary of historic home run

...season. An outfield sign at Turner Field also will mark the anniversary.Baker had the best seat in old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium ? the on-deck circle ? as Aaron launched the landmark homer against the Dodgers' Al Downing.For Baker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-07/hank-aaron-savor-40th-an
Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with pregame ceremony to open home schedule

...the Braves' home opener April 8.The game set a Braves attendance record with 53,775 fans packing into Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium."The fans here tonight, what you stand for is what you stood for 40 years ago," Aaron said. "You were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-08/atlanta-braves-honor-han
Braves to honor 40th anniversary of Hank Aaron's 715th home run with ceremony, commemorative patch

...autograph and a "40th Anniversary" banner.Aaron broke Babe Ruth's home run record on April 8, 1974, at old Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. He finished his career with 755 homers. YANKEES: Masahiro Tanaka was introduced by the team on Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-11/braves-honor-40th-annive
Charles Ivey

...took great pride in the many bridges and structures that he had a hand in creating, particularly the former Atlanta Fulton County Stadium and the Mackinac Bridge in Michigan. Mr. Ivey served his country in the United States Navy during World War...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169521224