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Thousands could mark anniversary of civil rights clash in Selma

...Conference.Sentell, the state tourism director, suggests at least a day in each city. Visitors can also drive 90 miles to Birmingham to see the church bombing site featured in the opening of Selma and that city's Civil Rights Museum.Alabama's governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-24/thousands-could-mark-anniversary-ci
Henry Grady Welch

...Spencer) Beckum, Lincolnton, GA, Jan (Rich) Mandes, Birmingham, AL; grandsons, Adam (Nicole) Beckum and Daniel (Kassie) Beckum, Evans, GA and Micah Mandes, Birmingham, AL; great-grandsons, Kyle, Elijah, Landen, and Kallen...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173942596
Big plays propel Gators past Pirates in Birmingham Bowl

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Florida Gators got big plays from star cornerback Vernon...preserve Florida's 28-20 victory over East Carolina on Saturday in the Birmingham Bowl.The big plays helped the Gators (7-5) finish a disappointing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-03/big-plays-propel-gators-p
Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones will return to Columbus

...coach at Florida International. He worked as a graduate assistant at Michigan State under Narduzzi in 2012 and 2013. ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM: The faculty senate voted no-confidence in president Ray Watts following his decision to kill the school's football program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-15/ohio-state-quarterback-ca
Southeastern Conference's dominance comes to halt

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - It was bound to happen.BCS or playoff, the Southeastern Conference's...5-5 this postseason with Florida playing East Carolina today in the Birmingham Bowl. The Gators are trying to secure a winning record for both themselves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-02/southeastern-conferences-
Former Florida starting QB gets his wish with release from scholarship

...Driskel has apparently played in his final game with the Gators.New Florida coach Jim McElwain said before Saturday's Birmingham Bowl against East Carolina that the former starting quarterback has asked for and received a release from his scholarship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-03/former-florida-starting-q
Cher in the City: 'Selma' leaves me inspired

...girls in their Sunday clothes being blown up in the historic church bombing that occurred at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. The explosion left me shocked, so much so that I began to tear up as I watched their little bodies flying through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-13/cher-city-selma-leave
Defending Spanish champs Atletico Madrid inch closer to lead

...manager in the third round, while seventh-tier Blyth surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 against second-division Birmingham.Striker Saido Berahino fired four goals at The Hawthorns for West Brom, including a hat trick in 11 minutes.Berahino...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-03/defending-spanish-champs-atletico
Janet Usry

...birth to her only child, Debra, in May of 1952. Two years later, the family moved to Birmingham, AL. During the 53 years that Mrs. Usry spent in Birmingham, she was an active member of Woodlawn Baptist, Huffman Baptist and later, Meadow...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173831715
Solar farms going up on Army bases this spring

...MICROBLOG WRAP UP:Newest Wal-Mart grocery to open at the end of the month on South Belair Road. North Augusta picks Birmingham, Ala., contractor to build riverfront stadium. Big Lots on Wrightsboro Road in Augusta closing on Jan. 15.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2015-01-09/solar-farms