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Suspect arrested in Texas deputy's death

HOUSTON - Prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old...his patrol car Friday night at a suburban Houston gas station.Harris County Sheriff Ron...unincorporated and located northwest of Houston, after responding to a routine car accident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-29/suspect-arrested-texas-deput
Braves contact approach at plate is working

...This year is the perfect example as the Royals lead MLB in zone contact percentage and are eighth in runs scored, while the Houston Astros are last in contact and 12th in runs scored. Both teams lead their divisions.The Braves are choosing the Royals route...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/braves-contact-approach-
Former GreenJacket Esposito returns to Augusta as visitor

...joining another organization, he got his first call-up with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2007 at 28 years old.On June 2 at Houston, he caught one inning and was on deck for his first major league plate appearance when the game ended. It proved to be his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/former-greenjacket-espos
Grovetown romps past Harlem in season opener

...liked what he saw."Overall, I'm very impressed, very excited for what we have ahead of us a big challenge next week at Houston County," Holder said.Offensively, Holder got star turns from a few players. Quarterback Skylor Vance led the way, helping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-28/grovetown-ro
Thomson outlasts Washington County in shootout

...defensive back A.J. Gray, who's now at Georgia Tech, the Golden Hawks saw promising performances from senior signal caller Houston Channell and running back Darius Tucker. While Tucker finished the night with 155 rushing yards, Channell faked out the Thomson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-29/thomson-outl
Pennsylvania is behind Little League World Series team

...beat everybody," Peifer said. "But we're not going to mercy-rule every team."Their opponent hails from just outside Houston and has the advantage of getting to practice outside year-round. The Lewisberry players had to deal with about 40 inches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-28/pennsylvania-behind-litt
Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins changed game with his dunks

...Jersey, Utah and Detroit. He averaged 12 points and 6.1 rebounds."You were one of my favorite players of all time," Houston center Dwight Howard posted Thursday on Instagram under a photo of Dawkins dunking in a game.Dawkins' shows of force unquestionably...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-08-27/ex-nba-star-darryl-dawkins-ch
Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...team by the time they move into a new suburban stadium in 2017.Jason Heyward went to St. Louis. Evan Gattis was traded to Houston. Justin Upton wound up in San Diego. About 24 hours before opening day, the Braves made another blockbuster deal with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
Pipeline case moves ahead in court

...outlines deadlines leading up to a hearing on Nov. 13 or "as soon as practicable thereafter."The order was filed Friday.Houston-based Kinder Morgan is proposing to build the $1 billion Palmetto Pipeline along a 210-mile swath from north to south...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-27/pipeline-case-moves-ahead-cou
Washington County will be counting on underclassmen this season

...example of that is senior quarterback Houston Channell, who takes over as the starter...Ingram said. "Because I know what Houston can do and I trust him. He runs the offense...rebound down and get you 80 (yards), Houston might pull it down and get you 10. Whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-26/washington-c