Hasan tops Finnegan in District 6 commission race

...Finnegan's 20.The win creates a six-member black majority on the commission for the first...racial component of Hasan's win, it gives black members a six-vote majority on the commission...for the first time in 55.84-percent black Augusta.The point wasn't lost on former...

Paine relievers

...gone on to enrich the world with their wealth of knowledge and experience.But now it's time for one of America's oldest black colleges to prove itself worthy of that support.Paine could benefit immensely by, at the very least, inviting a select committee...

Karin Calloway | The Augusta Chronicle

...chili and soups. Now, I'm ready to head into spring with something lighter. Tuesday, March 2, 2010 Stewed tomatoes, black-eyed peas, corn cakes and macaroni and cheese are Southern favorites. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010 There are lots of ways...

Man shot on Central Avenue

...the 2000 block of Central Avenue about 6 p.m. and found a black man suffering from two gunshot wounds, according to Lt. Lewis...said.The victim "got in some sort of altercation" with two black male suspects, who shot him in the abdominal region and lower...

Netflix's 2nd-quarter earnings more than double as video service hits 50 million subscribers

...marquee attractions, Orange Is The New Black, which returned for its second season...all 13 episodes of Orange Is The New Black, were released simultaneously."Consumers...numbers, Hastings said Orange Is The New Black became Netflix's most-watched series...

Study shows many overweight children see their size as normal

...themselves as normal.These false impressions were more common in black and Mexican-American children, the survey found.Some experts...themselves to be the right weight.? About 34 percent of black and Mexican-American kids misperceived how heavy they were...

Clippers CEO says coach Doc Rivers will quit if Donald Sterling stays

...Parsons said on the witness stand about Rivers, who is black. "If Mr. Sterling continues as owner, he does not want to...key players, including team captain Chris Paul, who also is black and heads the NBA players union.Rivers has said he had heard...

The reporter who made a mistake

...His name was Don Lowery. Although we had vastly different hours -- he was the late night guy, teaming up with the "man in black" photographer Bob Morris, while I was the early morning guy -- I got to know Don well. He was a first-rate reporter...

Fairfield, South Carolina sheriff resigns due to health reasons

...spend more time with his family. He thanked Fairfield County for its support over the years. Young became Fairfield County's first black sheriff when he was elected in 1992. Gov. Nikki Haley called Young is an amazing public servant.

Actor is excited to return to Augusta for 'Get On Up'

...garnering acclaim in the indie film world ? Cru, for which he recently won Grand Jury Prize for Best Actor at the American Black Film Festival in June.The drama looks at the lives of four friends 18 years after a car accident, having worked to pick up...