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Greenbrier volleyball star DeJhana Cotton commits to Clemson

...Greenbrier volleyball player DeJhana Cotton made her decision.After an impressive...scholarship and I had to pick it up," Cotton said. "I verbally committed today and...and very excited to be going there."Cotton said she had been receiving interest as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-07-01/greenbrier-volleyball
Georgia firms eye commercial uses of drones

...would be able to detect plant diseases ? a job that now requires painstaking human inspection.After test flying over corn, cotton and peanut fields with Guided Systems in South Georgia last summer, Justice said plans are for an exhibit in October at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-12/georgia-firms-eye-commercial-
UGA student drives away 'booted' Jag

...police said.The incident occurred Tuesday morning outside the Cotton Exchange lofts on North Hull Street, police said.A parking...immobilization device to the vehicle, Reeves ran out of the Cotton Exchange cursing, according to police.He got into the car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-19/uga-student-drives-away-boot
Road Trips: Ridge Peach Festival

...6's Your Hometown Tour broadcasting live from the park at 5 p.m. A gospel singing will follow at 7 p.m. with the High Cotton Singers, Praise in the Park, Ebenezer Baptist Church Singers, The Hillary Singers, Randy Bradley and Matt and Stacy, a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/road-trips-ridge-peac
Ga. couple's killing leaves authorities baffled

...clothing boutiques and restaurants fill historic store fronts that have plaques outside saying what the building was originally - cotton warehouse, bank, grocery, barber shop. And people there are talking about the mystery, said Karen Bridgeman, Ron Bridgeman's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-13/ga-couples-killing-leaves-au
Heat in Brazil doesn't bother US team

...the 1970 and '86 World Cups in Mexico and were stunned by a heat wave in 1994 that turned matches into endurance tests at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas and the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Jurgen Klinsmann scored twice as defending champion Germany built...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-10/heat-brazil-doesnt-b
Calendar

...humanities scholar; neh.gov/created-equalHISTORIC AUGUSTA COTTON BALL: 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, May 22, home of Dr. and...MEETING: Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays (except Christmas), The Cotton Patch; ages 21 and older; free, open to the public; tasty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-05-05/calendar
Texas officer who shot armed 93-year-old fired

...called the mayor's comments inappropriate and unprofessional.Hearne is home to about 4,500 people and is surrounded by cotton farms and railways. Friends say Golden still shopped at the grocery store and greeted friends with a jubilant "Hey, baby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-05-10/texas-officer-who-shot-arm
Michaux: NFL shouldn't let a player's sexual orientation affect his draft status

...locker room that the Tigers shocked everybody by going 12-2, winning the SEC East and eventually beating Oklahoma State in the Cotton Bowl."I may be the first but I won't be the last," he said of his openly gay status in the draft.But NFL experts claim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-08/michaux-nfl-shouldnt-let-play
Longtime educator Carol Rountree retires

...champion for children, and she's in their corner," Robinson said.Rountree was raised in Gough, Ga., and grew up picking cotton and vegetables on her family's farm. Education was always a priority, so she left home in 1959 to attend Spelman at 16...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-30/longtime-educator-carol-r