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C.S. Lewis programs aimed at youths, adults

...Baptist Church to show off a storage room full of hunks of foam rubber, retrieved from a Wheeler Road waste bin. Recycled, the foam rubber becomes faux rocks and stone furniture, props for a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/04/rel_64181.shtml
Your Faith
Team trains to respond to threats

...does the job. "Actually, we use a lot of common stuff to plug holes," Capt. Fred Wilhite said. The football, foam-rubber baseballs and blocks of wood are part of the nearly $250,000 in equipment on the team's response truck at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/15/tec_326713.shtml
XXX Technology
Birthday parties are more complex than I recall

...friends onto trampolines, across boards, down ramps and up a rope that let them drop into a pool of square chunks of foam rubber. The highlight of the party seemed to be a game of Cat and Mouse using a large, circular sheet of fabric resembling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/20/moo_344881.shtml
Glynn Moore
Arenafootball2 rules

...feet off the ground. Walls, or sideline barriers, are four feet high, three inches thick and made of high-density foam rubber. Players and formations: There are 24 men on the roster (20 active, four inactive). Eight men play on offense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/21/pro_288370.shtml
NFL
Arenafootball2 rules

...feet off the ground. Walls, or sideline barriers, are four feet high, three inches thick and made of high-density foam rubber. Players and formations: There are 24 men on the roster (20 active, four inactive). Eight men play on offense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/21/oth_288388.shtml
Other sports
Difference between soar, sore? Take a poll

...was hard, period.In those days, we didn't land on big foam cushions in the pole vault pit, or even a pile of foam rubber chunks. We landed in sawdust. It wasn't a very big pile either, which must have been why I kept missing it.Not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-26/difference-between-soar-sore-
Metro | Bill Kirby | Bill Kirby
A history of Bridgestone

...Goodyear that provides for Bridgestone to produce Goodyear-brand tires in Japan. 1952: Company begins producing foam rubber and opens its first affiliated tire distributor in Tokyo. 1953: Sales top $10 billion; Bridgestone becomes Japan's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/27/biz_213635.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Monster yard sale

...a highway to flatten the tires of a fleeing car and dozens of hand-held radios. On one dusty shelf was an unusual foam rubber dummy filled with metal parts and sensors. "That thing's called a 'control force trainer,' " Mr. Bolin said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-06-22/monster-yard-sale
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Drug sting leads to man's arrest

...complex off South Carolina Highway 19. Agents intercepted the package and found a tight bundle of marijuana wrapped in foam rubber and plastic wrap. Officers say they believe the Cushman Arms address was a drop point for the drugs but was not intended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/24/met_285403.shtml
Metro
Unusual method serves anglers

...for the pipe and string. The hook costs about $3.50." The treble hook is "baited" with a fist-sized piece of foam rubber and thrust into the holes where catfish hide. "The foam looks a lot like a bluegill, which is what they eat. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/10/pav_383755.shtml
Rob Pavey