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Barrow eases into fall campaign

...term in Congress hasn't been very visible in Georgia's 12th District that's anchored by Augusta, and an aide to GOP challenger Rick Allen contends the lack of activity proves Barrow is out of touch.Barrow has been winning as a Democrat in a Republican-leaning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-05/barrow-eases-f
Augusta voters to see few local races on Nov. 4 ballot

...contest between Republican incumbent Jesse Stone and Democratic challenger Diane Evans and the state senate District 24 race between Republican incumbent Bill Jackson and challenger Brenda Jordan. Each district includes a small part of Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-30/nov-4-ballot-will-have-f
Johnny Manziel might have closed the QB gap

...a pass underneath that bounced off wide receiver Charles Johnson's chest.Earlier this week, Manziel said his biggest challenger isn't Hoyer but Cleveland's offense. He's made strides, but not enough of them to pass Hoyer just yet."There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-02/johnny-manziel-ight-have-clos
Overtime

...78th-ranked Goffin stretched his unbeaten streak to 20 matches since his first-round defeat at Wimbledon, including three challenger events he won in July.Goffin, who improved to 3-0 against the 50th-ranked Thiem, dropped serve in the opening game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-02/overtime
Scott's GOP victory sets up historic SC election

COLUMBIA - Having handily beaten his GOP challenger, U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is now poised to focus on his general...election itself has historic implications. Scott's Democratic challenger, Richland County Council member Joyce Dickerson, is also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/scotts-gop-victory-sets-histo
Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali wins 13th Stage

...rode into the Alps, here's why: His top rival fell out of contention and he gained nearly a minute on his next-biggest challenger. Oh, he won Stage 13 to boot.On a sunbaked and melting Alpine road, the 29-year-old Italian, cemented his control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-18/tour-de-france-leade
Cardinals' Abraham charged with DUI

...that the 36-year-old was taken into custody June 29 and released the same day.Abraham was driving a black, 2013 Dodge Challenger that had stopped in the center southbound lane of a suburban Atlanta road the afternoon of June 29, Brook haven, Ga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-29/cardinals-abraham-charged-dui
Bernhard Langer has eight-stroke lead at Senior British Open

...good start ... Then I maybe played a little safe for a couple of holes," Langer said. Rick Gibson was Langer's nearest challenger after 66, striking for six birdies after dropping a shot at the first. Bob Tway (68) is third, another stroke back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-26/bernhard-langer-has-eight-st
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali keeps yellow jersey in Tour de France

...as most of the contenders for victory in the three-week race trailed close behind the muscular Greipel. He was not a challenger for the overall title; like many sprinters, he does not fare well on the climbs that are crucial to winning in Paris. He's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-10/italys-vincenzo-niba
Overtime

...Athens-Clarke County police report emailed to The Associated Press stated that Morris was the owner of a black 2014 Dodge Challenger parked downtown and searched at 2 a.m. by officer N. McFaddin. Morris was booked in the jail over an hour later.In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-14/overtime