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Man charged after fight at kids ballgame

...exchange of words and the fight, deputies said.The victim, a 43-year-old Buford man, who said he recently had brain surgery, said the fight began after he asked Allen to leave because he was screaming at coaches. The man said Allen pushed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-03/man-charged-after-fight-kids
NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

...injuries, the third New York City officer slain on duty in five months.Brian Moore, who was in a coma after undergoing brain surgery following the Saturday evening shooting, was pronounced dead at a Queens hospital with his family at his bedside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/nypd-officer-dies-gunshot-wou
Exceptional bowlers enjoy sport

...said organizer Jackie Mertins.The league was formed in 1960 by the Rev. Jerry Taylor while he recovered from two brain surgeries for cerebral palsy.He believed that a bowling league would provide a recreational outlet for people with disabilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-02-25/exceptional-bowl
Prison term imposed for near fatal beating

...Villalba unconscious, and Villalba's head slammed into the pavement as he fell, Lamb said.Villalba needed emergency brain surgery and part of his brain had to be removed, Lamb said. He remained unresponsive for 17 days.When he was transferred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-06/prison-term-imposed-ne
Roberson to write of recovery, donate proceeds to Paine students

...impact on his family, his gradual recovery and the things he has learned from the experience.He underwent emergency brain surgery on the AVM, which had gone undetected since birth, in February 2011, only six months after being named Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-19/roberson-write-recovery-d
Faces of Survival: Carolyn Wood

...years ago, she learned she had a brain tumor the size of a lemon. Fortunately, it wasn't malignant. She underwent brain surgery to remove it.She said she feels fortunate to have survived."(My doctor) used to call me his miracle," she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2014-10-02/faces-survival-caroly
J.B. Holmes leads at Wells Fargo; Phil Mickelson two back

...the final round with a shot at coming back from injuries, one of them far more noteworthy than the others. He had brain surgery in 2011 to remove a piece of his skull. Then, he broke his ankle in 2013, and time off allowed him to have surgery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-03/jb-holmes-leads-wells-fargo-
Richmond County school board votes to open search for new schools chief

...from an abnormal clustering of blood vessels on the brain, known as arteriovenous malformation, and had emergency brain surgery.He was absent for nearly 19 months, returning on a part-time basis in December 2011, and full time in September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-03-24/richmond-county-school-bo
School board addresses cursive writing concerns

...arguing how cursive writing augments cognitive ability. The superintendent, who had impaired cognition and memory after brain surgery, said learning to rewrite cursive helped "heal" his mind."It helped my brain repair connections and gain neurons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-17/school-board-addresses-cu
J.B. Holmes wins Wells Fargo Championship three years after brain surgery

...happy to be there.Nearly three years removed from brain surgery, Holmes was in a far better place Sunday at Quail Hollow...the cerebellum known as Chiara malformations. He had brain surgery ? twice. The first time was to remove a piece of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-04/jb-holmes-wins-wells-fargo-c