Report of boy's recovery from burns in 1800s defies explanation

...Christmas Day, this newspaper reported, an 11-year-old boy named Spinks was out celebrating the holiday with fireworks...his playmates. Since then he has continued to improve. The boy can be seen at any time at his father's house near the Union...

Rants & Raves

...dollars? For a new leader with new ideas for Augusta, vote Charles Cummings. He will not be controlled by those good ol' boys that already run Augusta. RAVES TO THE TREE man of Harlem, Woodrow Rolling. He always cares about senior citizens. He is...

6-year-old boy shoots, kills SC woman

...woman has been accidentally shot to death by a 6-year-old boy as she sat in a moving car.Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley...fired the gun through the seat, killing Santos. Police say the boy found the loaded gun in the backseat of the car.Maj. Tim Tollison...

As girls grow, their leggings draw attention at school

...acted because leggings distract boys, as has been alleged by some...girls' clothing affects the way boys learn is not, and never will...that might be too big, or a boy's hair that is longer than...school, sometimes dressing like a boy, or wearing wigs and goggles...

I grew up with rusty nails in my feet

...through wounds, especially rusty nails, and it once killed a boy somewhere who didn't listen to his parents.That doesn't...we impaled our feet; doctors can't be bothered by careless boys. No, our treatment was to soak our foot in kerosene.I'm...

Aquinas star Hill follows coach to Virginia Tech

...follow coach Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech.Hill, the Aquinas boys basketball star and one of the top 100 recruits in the nation...semifinals as a junior. Hill has been The Augusta Chronicle's Boys Basketball Player of the Year in each of the past two seasons...

Area Announcements

...Junior Jaguar Camp will be June 23-26 and July 14-17 for boys ages 7-14. Camps will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Lunch...2-5 at the J. Flemming Norvell Golf House. The camp is for boys and girls ages 6-18. Cost is $200 for kids 6-10 and $450...

Field for Junior Invitational at Sage Valley continues to get 'better and better'

...fourth annual tournament, Wyatt and his team of volunteers have assembled another stellar field. Fifty-four of the top junior boys (18 and under) from around the world will compete at the private club in Graniteville, and the 54-hole tournament begins...

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...than two decades ago. "I did not kill that little boy, nor did I tell the boy he was going to die. I told him everything was going...Bulloch on the drive to an isolated spot where the boy and his stepfather were later shot. "He was the shooter...

Aiken City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...Aiken City Manager Richard Pearce said Monday that he wants to continue to draw others to the town he's known since he was a boy. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar