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European captain made sure duo bonded

...the European Tour on Sunday at the Ryder Cup. Nicklaus was presented with a silver membership card by European Tour chief executive George O'Grady. ... Jim Furyk's loss to Sergio Garcia in singles was his 20th in the Ryder Cup, an American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-30/european-captain-made-sure-d
Michaux: Other vote in Scotland was big, too

...confirm that The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews is now a mixed membership club," said Peter Dawson, the chief executive of the R&A and secretary of the club.Coming two years after Augusta National admitted its first female members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-20/michaux-other-vote-was-big-t
Hurricane Hugo changed Charleston and its longtime mayor, who's still in charge 25 years later

...sense of purpose and of accomplishment and confidence after being tested the way Charleston and Joe Riley, as its chief executive, were tested."Riley said the storm strengthened the realization of what he had already known."If you are out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-20/hurricane-hugo-changed-charle
Face our priorities

...In extraordinarily difficult times that demand the optimum attention of a president, it is troubling to think of a chief executive (Republican, Democrat or independent) giving a lot of time to partisan fund-raising.Our nation desperately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-21/face-our-priorities
Business news

...hiring, spending fallsWASHINGTON - Optimism among chief executives at the largest U.S. companies fell in the July-September...from 44 percent.Nearly three-quarters of the chief executives expect higher sales, the same as in the second quarter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/business-news
Royal & Ancient Golf Club set for vote on allowing women to be members

...club devolved administrative duties to a corporate structure that is called "The R&A," of which Dawson is the chief executive. That group is in charge of the Rules of Golf and organizes The Open and other R&A championships. It has female...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-17/royal-ancient-golf-club-set-
US CEOs less optimistic about hiring, spending

WASHINGTON - Optimism among chief executives at the largest U.S. companies...Nearly three-quarters of the chief executives expect higher sales, the same...weighed on executives' optimism.Chief executives were encouraged in the second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/us-ceos-less-optimistic-ab
'Do not swim' ban could be lifted Tuesday

...substance to leave the Augusta area and reach Savannah well in advance of the Sept. 28 triathlon.Brinsley Thigpen, the chief executive officer of the Augusta Sports Council, said the substance has not set the Ironman back."We're not concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-15/do-not-swim-ban-could-be-lif
Pistorius is free to compete

...As he stands right now, he's free (to compete)," South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee chief executive Tubby Reddy said on Monday.Pistorius could face years in jail after being convicted of culpable homicide in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-09-15/pistorius-free-compete
Poll shows tight governor's race, Perdue building lead

...Perdue had 47 percent and Nunn 44 percent. The poll was conducted Sept. 5 of 558 likely voters.InsiderAdvantage chief executive Matt Towery describes the governor's race as remaining competitive. Hunt's share is higher than most Libertarians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-12/poll-shows-tig