Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Demolition work on Atlanta-Fulton County stadium begins quietly

ATLANTA - A trickle of fans and gawkers drifted by Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Thursday as workers quietly began preparations for the demolition of the Braves' home of 31 years. Crews began installing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/11/oth_206672.shtml
Other sports
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
Atlanta Braves release more details of new suburban park

...into 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-14/atlanta-braves-release-m
`Free' tickets taxed

...tax season for many government officials in the Atlanta-Fulton County area who accepted free luxury box passes to Braves...a list of officials receiving the tickets. The Atlanta-Fulton County Recreation Authority, of course, complied, sending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/23/op_223028.shtml
Opinion columns
A booming finale

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the site of Hank Aaron's famous 715th home run...goes." View implosion on @ugusta Watch the implosion of Atlanta Fulton County Stadium on @ugusta via WRDW-TV. Streaming video will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/02/oth_212306.shtml
Other sports
Farewell to Fulton

ATLANTA - Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the former home of the Atlanta Braves, was turned...this baseball season. "I have a lot of fond memories about Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium," said Schuerholz, the general manager credited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/03/oth_212358.shtml
Other sports
Omni farewell: `It's like somebody is taking my house away from me'

ATLANTA - The demolition of Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium began a couple of weeks ago. Now, the...emotion that marked the Atlanta Braves' finale at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium last year. Maybe it's hard to get attached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/28/oth_207462.shtml
Other sports
Civic center candidate has Atlanta ties

...is the former top dog at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium and ex-operations...chief operating officer of Atlanta-Fulton County Recreation Authority tried...chief operating officer of Atlanta-Fulton County Recreation Authority from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/05/bus_255190.shtml
Business | Coliseum Authority
ANIMATION (86K) - The Olympic Caldron can be seen in the foreground as explosive to weaken the structure holding up at Fulton County Stadium Saturday, Aug. 2, 1997, in Atlanta. The stadium, home of the Braves from 1966-1996, was imploded to make room for

ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, the former home of the Atlanta Braves...season. "I have a lot of fond memories about Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium," said Schuerholz, the general manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/02/oth_212302.shtml
Other sports
Youth in Atlanta ready for a famous catch of their own

...the World - kids with gloves were in abundance at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. While the Malchows were camped out behind...lean over and swipe at balls that are in play, Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium's generous foul territory and outfield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/11/met_199930.shtml
Metro