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Parents uncomfortable with their child playing football

...past two years as concern over head injuries has increased at all levels of the...her is how much of identifying a head injury relies on the student's input...aimed at reducing and identifying head injuries, but she is also skeptical about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-28/parents-uncomfortabl
Overtime

...2 1/4 lengths back in third and paid $8.40 to show. SoccerPlayer struck by thrown rock diesA player died of a head injury after being hit by a rock apparently thrown by his own fans at a top-flight league game in Algeria and a police investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-24/overtime
New football helmets hope to make a dent in reducing concussions

...a leap of faith. He has no proof that the SpeedFlex ? or any other helmet ? can reduce the risk of a devastating head injury."It's just like everything else ? everything advances and you get better at it," Bielema said at a recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-21/new-football-helmets-hope
2 dead, 2 injured in McDuffie County wreck

...identified, were killed in the collision. A 1-year-old child was airlifted to Georgia Regents Medical Center with a head injury, and the driver of the tractor trailer was taken by ambulance to an area hospital.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-22/2-dead-2-injuried-mcduffie-c
Hephzibah woman charged with child cruelty after 2-year-old son dies

...was hospitalized Friday has died, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.Mason Smith, who was being treated for head injuries at the Chil dren's Hospital of Georgia, was pronounced dead at 5:55 p.m., Bowen said. An autopsy is scheduled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-02/hephzibah-woman-charge
Atlanta Falcons show off bulk on defense

...He began his college career at Massachusetts before transferring to Georgia State. ... S Dwight Lowery left with a head injury that is not believed to be serious. ... WR Julio Jones was on the field but not in pads as he continues to have his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-01/atlanta-falcons-show-bulk-def
Panthers' Hardy upset arrest has become a distraction

...of practice after tweaking his right knee.Pryor will be sidelined while he goes through the NFL's protocol for head injuries before being cleared to return.Amaro said his knee buckled a bit late in practice, but added that he should be fine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-27/panthers-hardy-upset-arrest-h
Toilet contents stop up Athens road

...County police said. No other vehicles were involved in the incident and the driver of the tanker truck suffered a slight head injury, according to police.South Milledge Avenue was closed between Georgia Botanical Gardens and East Whitehall Road during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-24/toilet-contents-stop-athens-road
Ninety football hall members expected to attend induction ceremony

...not providing accurate information about the risk of head injuries.The lawsuit on behalf of Smith, Ladell Betts, Anthony...withheld information from the players about the risks of head injuries."The former players are seeking medical monitoring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-18/ninety-football-hall-memb
Hephzibah woman accused of child cruelty

...situation, according to an incident report.Upon arrival, deputies spoke with Katherine Smith, whose son sustained head injuries Thursday. She told police that between 5. to 10 p.m., she put her son in the corner of his room to discipline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-01/hephzibah-woman-accuse