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Making sense of the senseless

...life made a ton of sense.It was, after all, the life of the 55-year-old husband, father, grandfather, brother, golf buddy, volunteer church caretaker and Augusta native that filled a funeral home to overflowing Tuesday, just days after his senseless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-22/making-sense-senseles
Ferguson officer modest, private

...in donations for the tall, slender and blond-haired cop. And a longtime friend - former high school classmate and hockey buddy Jake Shepard - publicly has come to Wilson's defense, insisting in interviews that the shy Wilson would never maliciously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/ferguson-officer-modest-priv
'Small-town boy' Kevin Ward Jr. praised during service

...Even if he had rough day, he always had a smile," a tearful Dylan Swiernick said of his best friend and car-obsessed buddy. "We were just two small-town boys trying to make it in the big world. He was always working on something. It was unbelievable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-14/small-town-boy-kevin-ward-jr-prai
Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a short drive to Newberry to see top music acts

...Bryson, Nov. 7; Edwin McCain, Nov. 12; Bill Haley's Comets, Jan. 16; '60s Soul With Clay Brown, Jan. 23; The Buddy Holly Story Broadway musical, Jan. 30; Arlo Guthrie, Feb. 2; The Stylistics, Feb. 6; The Lettermen, Feb. 22; Kim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-12/ramblin-rhodes-take-s
What Is It?

...the bottom rather than the usual configuration of the bottom being further out towards the trunk than the top. I remember a buddy's mom would sometimes pick us up from baseball practice when I was a kid, and I'd sit in the back seat and think about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-14/what-it
Lincoln County honors Larry Campbell, renames stadium for former football coach

...Campbell said.From the 1957 season through 2013, Lincoln County/Lincolnton had just three head coaches. Each one ? Buddy Bufford, Thomas Bunch and Campbell ? had at least one undefeated season. After Friday, the Red Devils' home ground now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-01/lincoln-coun
Scott Michaux: Thomson should follow Lincoln County's lead and honor Luther Welsh

...commended for remembering the people who helped raise their kids. The field where Friday night's ceremony took place is named for Buddy Bufford, the coach who brought Lincolnton its first state championship in 1960. The fieldhouse where the players dress and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-08-02/thomson-should-follow
Leaked memo from Michelle Nunn Senate campaign sets up attacks on Georgia Democrat

...by campaigning as a moderate "who is above all the usual politics."A top Nunn backer, former Democratic Rep. George "Buddy" Darden, downplayed the expected GOP offensive: "This is all stuff they would say anyway. This will ultimately just be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/leaked-memo-michelle-nunn-sen
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins to complete season sweep at Pocono

...brought a Make-A-Wish Foundation teen to the podium and made sure he'd have his own namecard and stickers."This is my buddy, Chris. Does he get one?" Earnhardt asked.They all got their stickers ? the same ones applied to the No. 88 Chevrolet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-03/dale-earnhardt-jr-wins-com
Longtime Braves broadcaster Pete Van Wieren dies

...because of Van Wieren and those TBS broadcasts."Grew up watchin him every night," Jones said on Twitter. "We will miss you buddy!"Dale Murphy, who starred for the Braves during the height of the team's popularity on the SuperStation, tweeted that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-02/longtime-braves-broadcas