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SC to reduce income tax withholdings

...money from people's paychecks. He says South Carolina has not adjusted its withholding guidelines for 25 years.The first year would give a married couple with two children and a taxable income of more than $10,000 would get an extra $73 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-18/sc-reduce-income-tax-withh
Joe Maddon, Jeff Bannister named top managers

...Texas' Jeff Banister was given the AL honor, the fifth first-year big league manager to win the award. Maddon got nine...Minnesota Twins to win the award. All three were in their first years with their current teams. ANGELS: Veteran infielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-17/joe-maddon-jeff-banniste
As graduation rates climb, Augusta-area school officials cite 'personalized learning'

...Communications Matt Cardoza said the increases could be tied to the removal of several graduation requirements. This is the first year students were not required to take the Georgia High School Graduation Test in order to receive diplomas, a move designed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-12/graduation-rates-climb-a
USC Aiken men enter season with new coach, approach

AIKEN - Arbry Butler hears the two key words that first-year coach Mark Vanderslice preaches on a daily basis during...a sophomore and two freshmen.Vanderslice said the first-year task is to improve each day as a team with the goal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-11-12/usc-aiken-men-enter-
After winning region championship, Laney football looks for more

...The Class AA Warriors play McIntosh County Academy, which was winless a year ago but made it to the postseason in the first year of the return of coach Robby Robinson, who was previously leading Washington-Wilkes into the playoffs.In Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-11-12/after-winnin
North Augusta rallies past South Aiken

...that sealed the victory for the Yellow Jackets. "We could have won that game and should have won that game," said first-year South Aiken coach Chris Hamilton. South Aiken (3-7, 1-4) had opened the scoring after a miscue by the Yellow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-11-07/north-august
Toyota Tacoma, Volvo XC90 totally revamped for 2016

...back and deeply grooved. It could be tough to get your hands on one, because only a few hundred will be made in the first year. Only California buyers are eligible, and they must take delivery from one of eight authorized dealers in the Los Angeles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-11-12/toyota-tacoma-volvo-xc90-tota
Cowboys continue to lose ground without Tony Romo

...their last six games in the 14-game era for an 8-6 finish before a 17-10 playoff loss to the Baltimore Colts in the first year of the merger.Or maybe they just need a team meeting."We've definitely got to get together and figure out ways...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-11-09/cowboys-continue-lose-ground-
Curtis Baptist's trend of new coaches leads to Bunch

...said he received advice from former Trojans coach Heath Corley and Strom Thurmond's Antwaun Hillary as he begins his first year as a head coach."Antwaun Hillary showed me a lot," he said. " He has encouraged me ever since I got the job. Coach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-18/curtis-bapti
Alabama proves too much for LSU

...anything. He was 6 of 19 passing for 128 yards with a touchdown and an interception.By comparison, Alabama's own first-year starter turned in a mostly pristine performance. Jake Coker was 18 of 24 for 184 yards.Henry tracked down Fournette...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-07/alabama-proves-too-much-l