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Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller to miss 2014 season

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State star quarterback Brax ton Miller will miss the 2014...marks.Miller's injury in Monday's practice, first reported by The Columbus Dispatch, came on a routine, unrushed rollout pass. Miller reportedly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-19/ohio-state-quarterback-br
Overtime

...Conference Champions, are tied for first in the conference's preseason coaches poll.The Jaguars share the top spot with Columbus State after both received five first-place votes. SoccerSuarez, Neymar return to actionIn Barcelona, Spain, Luis Suarez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-18/overtime
Chris Buescher takes Nationwide Series race in Ohio

...Buescher, driving the Roush Fenway Racing Ford sponsored by ? fittingly ? Nationwide Children's Hospital in nearby Columbus, took the lead from Brendan Gaughan and weathered a restart to hold on the rest of the way.There were questions he could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-16/chris-buescher-takes-natio
How much should we pay for convicting wrong guy?

...own point of reference. It makes it hard when we can't visualize it happening to us," said Rep. Carolyn Hugely, D-Columbus, chair of the committee.Witnesses can be mistaken, even victims who had prolonged, up-close contact with the perpetrator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-18/how-much-should-we-pay
Two tied atop leaderboard at U.S. Amateur

...at 6-under-par after the first round of stroke play qualifying at the U.S. Amateur Championship on Monday.Beck, of Columbus, Ga., had a 65 on the Atlanta Athletic Club's par-71 Highlands Course and Horsfield shot 66 on the par-72 Riverside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-11/two-tied-atop-leaderboard-us
Georgia lawmakers consider standard payout for people wrongfully convicted

...that the state has some responsibility to compensate these people unconditionally?" he said.Rep. Carolyn Hugley, a Columbus Democrat heading the study committee, said she wants to set a standard, such as the $50,000 per year used by the federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/georgia-lawmakers-consider-st
Former Greenbrier golfer Chris Waters and ex-North Augusta golfer Matt NeSmith fall in U.S. Amateur match play

...the last four match-play spots.Another playoff survivor, Canada's Garrett Rank beat fourth-seeded Jimmy Beck, of Columbus, Ga., 1 up. Rank, a 26-year-old hockey referee, made a 6-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to win.The highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-13/former-greenbrier-golfer-chr
UGA lands state's best recruit; Now what?

...talk about seeing Herschel Walker run wild in Wrightsville, Hines Ward star for Forest Park and Jarvis Jones lead Carver-Columbus to a state title. That's your core fan base.Sure, that same bunch will root as passionately for Todd Gurley (from North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/uga-lands-states-best-recrui
Staffing numbers don't bear out charges of bloat in city government

...municipal governments of Grovetown and Harlem.Other Georgia cities more closely resemble Augusta in size of government.In Columbus, where the population slightly exceeds Augusta's, the consolidated city-county government has 2,580 full-time employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-15/staffing-numbers-dont-be
Former Peach Belt basketball players arrested in store robbery

...Former USC Aiken forward Santonie Calvin Butler and former Columbus State guard Jahmad Oliajwan Saleem and Cryril Maurice Vickers...up $544 worth of fraudulent charges, according to the The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer. He was found with a small amount of marijuana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-04/former-peach-belt-bask