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Wisconsin's Paul Menard wins Xfinity Series race in his home state

...circling the circuit in 1 minute, 16.25 seconds. The Australian heads into the season finale one of six drivers mathematically eligible...Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity race.Wilson died Monday from a head injury sustained when he was struck by debris during an IndyCar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-29/wisconsins-paul-menard-win
Nick Chubb ready to carry load for Georgia

...at Cedartown with his consistent approach on and off the field, according to Worthington, the assistant football coach and head track coach."He did not want to let us down as coaches," Worthington said.That translated at the SEC level when Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-29/nick-chubb-ready-carry-lo
Call out, and God will toss you a lifeline

...found myself nearly 70 yards out from shore and well over my head. Concurrently, the wave sizes began increasing to over 12 feet...attempts of others on my behalf proved inadequate. I was over my head and drowning, desperate for One to do for me what I could not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-08-28/call-out-and-god-will-to
North Augusta's offense clicks in win over Midland Valley

...took advantage of (what the defense gave us)," North Augusta head coach Brian Thomas said. "If they are going to pack the box...didn't quit but we made a lot of mistakes," Midland Valley head coach Rick Knight said. "One of the things we really talked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-29/north-august
Illinois fires football coach Tim Beckman

...the final two years of his original five-year contract or the $743,000 buyout.Offensive coordinator Bill Cubit, who was head coach at Western Michigan from 2005-12, has been named interim coach. The Illini face Kent State at home Sept. 4 to start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-28/illinois-fires-football-c
The Latest: Over 332,000 migrants reach Europe this year

...a boat where 52 bodies were found this week.Carmine Mosca, head of the Palermo police squad, said Friday that survivors of the...boat's engine.___2:45 p.m.Hussein Asheini, the head of Libya's Red Crescent in the coastal city of Zuwara, says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2015-08-28/latest-over-332000-migrants-r
Tony Stewart's attorney says driver didn't see Kevin Ward Jr.

...fluke accident that killed Wilson.Wilson was struck in the head by a piece of debris from Karam's car that had bounced along the Pocono Raceway surface. The nosecone struck Wilson in the head, and he died Monday, a day later. The psychologist encouraged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-28/tony-stewarts-attorney-say
Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia is prepared for coming weather

...prepared to deal with the consequences if they come our way."He said he's had recent discussions with Jim Butter worth, the head of the Georgia Emergency Manage ment Agency, and ensured that highway officials have already been alerted along the Interstate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-29/gov-nathan-deal-says-georgia-
Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September

...be adjusting the knob slightly," he said.Fischer said his "confidence is pretty high" that low levels of inflation will head toward the Fed's target of 2 percent as temporary effects from a big drop in energy prices fade. A government report Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/vice-chair-fischer-suggest
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...He fired that shotgun at Bonnie's head. Two of the pellets tore his ear," Mrs...to lie face down. Both were shot in the head. Mr. Phillips survived, however, and...blindfolded him and shot him twice in the head. Three days later, Leon B. Clay, 20...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml