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Across the region

...police officer shot and wounded a suspect Wednes day night who cut a deputy with a knife as officers were trying to serve a warrant...object, the sheriff's office said. A deputy suffered a minor cut on his cheek and thumb. An officer then shot Cooper, who is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/across-region
Matt Kenseth captures pole for Coca-Cola 600

...mph.The top 24 drivers moved to the second round. Harvick won that session at 193.819 mph, while Kenseth was second that cut the qualifying field to 12.Kenseth ran the fastest lap of the day in the third round when it counted most.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-21/matt-kenseth-captures-pole
Jordan Spieth eager to start 'fun stretch' in his home state

...Byron Nelson Champion ship where the Dallas native twice made the cut as a teenage amateur, even missing his high school graduation...Texas two-step following some extra time off after missing the cut at The Players Championship two weeks ago in his last tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-20/jordan-spieth-eager-start-fu
Walk-off homer lifts Vanderbilt in SEC Tournament

...in the ninth.Jeren Kendall hit a two-run shot in the seventh and Dansby Swanson's second homer of the game in the eighth cut it to 6-5. Nolan Rogers walked to open the ninth and scored on a single by fellow pinch-hitter Penn Murfee and an error...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-20/walk-homer-lifts-vanderb
Rants & Raves

...said, "You going to file another complaint?" Wow! A COMPANY ON Walden Drive needs to maintain its image by keeping grass cut and weeds out all the time. Whoever does it for them now is doing a sorry job! Looks like 90 percent weeds. Fire who you have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/rants-raves
Georgia denies pipeline plan

A controversial tri-state oil pipeline planned to cut through 210 miles of Georgia was blocked in the first step of the state's approval process on Tuesday.Georgia Department of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/georgia-denies-pipeline-plan
Rockets back in conference finals first 1st time since '97

...3-1."Blake Griffin scored five points in a 9-0 run to cut the lead to eight points with less than 2½ minutes remaining...Crawford with about 2 1/2 minutes left in the third quarter cut the lead to eight points. Houston scored the next nine points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-17/rockets-back-conference-final
Judge denies bond for stabbing suspect

...2010 he was charged with three counts of aggravated assault in a Feb. 14 incident at Wild Wing Cafe in which three people were cut. The case was dropped by the district attorney's office that June.Sussman argued that case should not be considered because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-18/judge-denies-bond-stab
Teenager Minjee Lee captures her first LPGA Tour win at rain-delayed Kingsmill Championship

...Lee.Her three-putt bogey from about 15 feet on the par-4 16th, coupled with Alison Lee's birdie on the par-5 15th, cut the lead in half, but she made good on her plan to finish with pars for the victory. A pair of two-putt pars made the lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-18/teenager-minjee-lee-captures
Robert Earl Keen recalls roots on his new record

...was on board and I tell you it was like lightning in a bottle once we got started because it was fantastic," said Keen. "We cut 28 songs in just a handful of days. It was amazing."The new record mixes bluegrass classics from genre royalty such as Flatt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-19/robert-earl-keen-reca