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GreenJackets Gameday: Jones to make home debut for Augusta

...Christian Jones (2014 A: 1 IP, 4 H, 2 R/ER, 2 K) McGowan was drafted in the 13th round by the Mets in 2013 out of Franklin Pierce in New Hampshire. He's a big right-hander at 6-6, and he put together a solid strikeout campaign in his pro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-04-14/greenjackets
GreenJackets Gameday: Kevin McGowan vs. Luis Ysla

...should enjoy pitching in spacious Lake Olmstead Stadium. The Mets drafted McGowan in the 13th round in 2013 out of Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire. If it seems like he's faced the GreenJackets often, it's because he saw them in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-05-26/greenjackets
How well do you know your presidential quotes?

...words." He looked at her and replied, "You lose."He was: A.) Calvin Coolidge B.) Woodrow Wilson C.) Franklin Pierce D.) Dwight Eisenhower6. "When you play, play hard. When you work, don't play at all."A dynamic young president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-16/how-well-do-you-know-your-pre
Slaying of Augusta Police Department officer still unsolved

...crime but haven't been able to prove I had anything to do with it," Hogan said at a hearing.Hogan's lawyers, Franklin Pierce and Bill Fleming, appealed to the Georgia Su preme Court. Hogan got a new trial and was acquitted.When Hogan was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-26/slaying-augusta-police-depart
Homemade ice cream just a bad memory

Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory. -- Franklin Pierce Adams Sometimes, it seems, the good old days weren't really all that good. For example, I bring up homemade ice cream. Yes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/12/kir_469154.shtml
Bill Kirby
Judge was an avid outdoorsman

...in Augusta on Sept. 6, 1926. In the forefront is Franklin Pierce, who was just 9 years old when his image was frozen...the Hill Gun Club exposed bright youngsters such as Franklin Pierce to the joys and excitement of shooting sports so long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/19/out_346003.shtml
Outdoors | E-Z-Go
Overstreet to seek sixth term as Superior Court judge

...appointed to office in 1991 by then-Gov. Zell Miller to fill the unexpired term of retiring Superior Court Judge Franklin Pierce. Over street won an election for the seat the following year.He became chief judge in 2008, succeeding Superior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-03-10/overstreet-seek-sixth-
Confederate general blamed for Donelson loss

...lawyer. In 1844 he help his friend James K. Polk win the presidency, then played a key role in the nomination of Franklin Pierce in 1852. His business and political skills did not follow him onto the battlefield. In the Mexican War in the 1840s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/20/liv_296140.shtml
Life & style
Feels bond story `over-exaggerated'

...ex-parte bonds being set by our judges is not the case at all. In addition to Mr. Craig's recent column, Judge Franklin Pierce (guest column, May 4) explained the real actions that take place in bond settings. The paper seems to feel there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/09/edi_207986.shtml
Editorials
Salutes Rebel president on birthday

...prominence during that same time period. Jefferson Davis was a West Point graduate, secretary of war under President Franklin Pierce, and U.S. senator from Mississippi. He was known as a kind-hearted individual ... and was the obvious choice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/03/op_230104.shtml
Opinion columns