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Contender Cairo Prince to miss Kentucky Derby because of injury

...in the Florida Derby.The exact nature of the injury in the left front fetlock has not been determined, with Cairo Prince being sent to world-renowned equine orthopedic specialist and surgeon Dr. Larry Bramlage at the Rood & Riddle clinic in Lexington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-19/contender-cairo-prin
The Ranch Davidians

...today ? despite all the evidence in polls and surveys. After being spied on by the NSA and targeted by the IRS and having jackbooted...hardworking, taxpaying, God-fearing people ? are tired of being abused.As a practical matter, whether the Bundy family is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-19/ranch-davidians
Senate candidates jockey for position at Grovetown debate

...said.Kingston said he wouldn't apologize for his record of being an advocate for Geor gia. He touted his ratings with organizations...own firearms, with Gingrey disputing Kingston's claim to being the candidate with highest rating from the National Rifle Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-19/senate-candida
Unity preached by mayoral candidates

...out of Hyde Park," he said. "And, as we speak, they are being relocated. In fact, some of them spent their Christmas in...that's never been heard of."Actually, relocations are being paid for with federal money through the city's Housing and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-04-19/unity-preached-
SC towns, counties spur state to ban texting

...across the state."There is just no way for the average driver to be able to navigate all those ... requirements that are being imposed by local governments. That's why we need a uniform texting ban that eliminates or prevents all of these local ordinances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-19/sc-towns-counties-spur-state-
Hawks handle Pacers in Game 1

...that was so good over the first half of the season. Then in the second half, the Pacers reverted to their recent script of being unable to make shots and get defensive stops when they needed them most. The Pacers were just 5 of 19 from the field in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-19/hawks-handle-pacers-game-1
Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

...the change in state law would not be a step toward recreational use."There's no dispensaries, there's no storefronts being made," Harley said. "You won't see this pop up on Broad Street."A bill in the South Caro lina Legislature would do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-19/medical-marijuana-used-augus
As girls grow, their leggings draw attention at school

...sometimes bordered on silly. But few disagree that there are serious issues at hand here ? among them, whether girls are being shamed and unnecessarily embarrassed at a time when they're already starting to feel more aware of their changing bodies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-19/girls-grow-their-leggings-draw-atte
Plane Pull nets nearly $45,000 for Ronald McDonald House

...Ceramics won first in the business category and Au gus ta Sports League took first in the community category.Augusta's Ronald Mc Don ald House serves more than 620 families of critically ill children who are being cared for in area hospitals.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-19/plane-pull-nets-nearly-45000-
Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton off to red-hot start

...and veteran newcomer Casey McGehee began the weekend batting .302 with 14 RBIs.Stanton said this year's team is closer to being respectable, despite a recent eight-game losing streak."It's pretty much one of two plays a game that makes us win or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-19/marlins-giancarlo-stanto