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Athletes give back to hometowns

...their respective sports but share a common commitment to their hometowns. Chavous, a second-year cornerback with the Arizona Cardinals...to provide lessons in life and football to the youth of his hometown. After two years as a linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/04/oth_286061.shtml
Other sports
12th Rock Fore! Dough to feature Darius Rucker, Charles Kelley, Brothers Osborne, more

...1 single off Southern Style, Homegrown Honey, was co-written by Kelley. The Lady Antebellum frontman has played his hometown with the band numerous times, but is on his first solo tour since starting Lady Antebellum.Brothers Osborne, a twang-and-crunch...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/12th-rock-fore-dough-feature-darius-rucker-char
Sonic Spotlight: Scott Corliss

AGE: 44 HOMETOWNS: Portland, Ore., Lawrenceville, Ga. and Baltimore; moved to Augusta in 1999. OCCUPATION: IT Support, Fort Gordon PLAYS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/29/mus_7430.shtml
Music
FEMA Head: Securing hometown helps secure homeland

...for disasters that might strike their hometowns, the head of the Federal Emergency Management...we really do this job of securing the hometown, we secure the homeland," he said...millions of visitors who are not in their hometowns when disaster threatens, Brown said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/21/met_397903.shtml
Metro
Hopefuls continue to stream to the Capitol

ATLANTA - Georgia residents hoping to represent their hometowns in both state and federal government continued streaming to the Capitol on Tuesday to place their names on the primary election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/28/met_413729.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Umps cry foul over background checks

NEW YORK --- Umpires are livid that Major League Baseball has sent investigators to their hometowns, asking neighbors a series of questions that include whether the ump belongs to the Ku Klux Klan. "The questions that we found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/31/bas_185618.shtml
Baseball
Jackson slams probe of umpires for ties to KKK

NEW YORK --- Jesse Jackson criticized Major League Baseball on Thursday for sending investigators to the hometowns of umpires to ask neighbors questions that include whether the ump belongs to the Ku Klux Klan. "Major League Baseball has done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/01/bas_185716.shtml
Baseball
South Carolina Shrine Bowl roster

...Shrine Bowl was released Saturday. The game will be played Dec. 15 in Rock Hill. The players, positions, schools and hometowns: South Carolina Larry Anderson, DB, Aiken, Aiken; Charles Ben, B, Calhoun County, St. Mathews; Fred Bennett, S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/28/hig_329692.shtml
High school
2003 Shrine Bowl Rosters

...The game will be played Dec. 20 in Rock Hill (players, positions, schools and hometowns). When there is no hometown listed, the school and the hometown are the same. South Carolina Shrine Bowl Roster Ivan Anderson, OL, Spartanburg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/22/hig_398013.shtml
High school
Profess your love of home

...you noticed the brief item in USA Today last week, but the national newspaper is working on a feature about why we love our hometowns. I take it they're going to use this in conjunction with Valentine's Day. Here's what they say they want: "You tell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/19/kir_307505.shtml
Bill Kirby