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Three released from hospital, one remains critical after Burke County

A passenger remained in critical condition Monday following a weekend car accident that took the life of a Burke County student in Waynesboro.Dearius M. Lambert, 19, of Waynesboro, died at Georgia Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-11/one-remains-critical-conditio
Waynesboro student dies in car crash

A car accident in Waynesboro on Saturday claimed the life of a Burke County High School student a little more than two weeks before he was set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-10/waynesboro-student-dies-car-
Josh Hamilton might be facing last chance in baseball

...baseball's 1999 amateur draft by Tampa Bay, Hamilton had never tried alcohol or cocaine before he got hurt in a March 2001 car accident and was on the disabled list in the minors. He didn't play from July 2002 through 2005 because of substance-abuse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-09/josh-hamilton-might-be-f
Athletes prepare for wheelchair tennis tournament

...event for free.Shapiro, who has been participating in wheelchair tennis events since losing the use of his legs in a car accident decades ago, said the sport offers a much needed outlet."No matter why you end up in a chair, you will have a much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/athletes-prepare-wheelchair-t
Wine Time: Montes Alpha Syrah 2012, Chile

...over the years.The owners believed they were protected by angels, especially after Murray survived two near-fatal car accidents. The angel appears on the labels, and Montes says it now "symbolizes protection for us all."The winery has grown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-28/wine-time-montes-alph
Rants & Raves

...GRU president. RAVE FOR Officer Gary Owens of the Columbia County Sheriff's Department. I was involved in a minor car accident. Officer Owens was very professional and seemed to care about everyone involved. Thank you, Officer Owens. THIS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/rants-raves
Augusta 911 Center opens its doors to the public

...behind the scenes.In fact, she'd rather be out of the limelight.But just because she's not at structure fires, car accidents or crime investigations doesn't mean the Augusta 911 Center employee doesn't play a significant role in policing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-14/augusta-911-center-ope
Smyrna officer involved in shooting got good reviews

...mostly for his role in helping to catch burglary or robbery suspects. The few written reprimands have to do with minor car accidents that caused some damage to his patrol car. The handful of citizen complaints in his file were mostly determined to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-02/smyrna-officer-involved-shoot
Expo helps disabled community in Augusta pool resources, find opportunities

...28-year-old doing the same thing ? but without the wheelchair. About nine years ago, a spinal cord injury suffered in a car accident took away all function in her legs.Mayfield said she was an active person before her injury, with softball and waterskiing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/expo-helps-disabled-community
Brain injury walk helps survivor

...can't say it enough ? anyone can be affected by a brain injury, whether it's through a concussion during sports, a car accident or a stroke," said walk co-chair Patty Goolsby, a program director at NeuroRestorative. "Most of us probably...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/brain-injury-walk-helps-surv