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SC Senate gives final vote to remove Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds

...then, her only appearances have been at her husband's viewing and funeral.She did not speak publicly at the Capitol. Instead, family attorney and Clementa Pinckney's fellow senator Gerald Malloy spoke on her behalf. Malloy said he was proud that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-07/sc-senate-gives-final-vote-remove-c
Karin Calloway: Peanut Butter Cupcakes will satisfy your craving for sweets

...Texas Sheetcake, except this one is made with peanut butter instead of cocoa powder. The peanut butter is brought to a boil with...25 minutes.The cake is my favorite part of a cupcake, so instead of a tower of butter cream frosting this frosting is more like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/karin-calloway/2015-07-07/karin-calloway-
Ga. gas hike not factor at the pump yet

...A new transportation-funding law took effect July 1 which included a shift in the way the tax on gasoline is figured. Instead of part sales tax and part per-gallon tax, the new law switches to entirely a per-gallon basis.In converting the sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-07/ga-gas-hike-not-factor-p
Rookies Kris Bryant, Joc Pederson make All-Star Game roster

...Detroit's Miguel Cabrera, who injured a calf muscle Friday. Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen will start in the NL outfield instead of Miami's Giancarlo Stanton, who broke his hand on June 26.The 23-year-old Bryant made his big league debut April...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-06/rookies-kris-bryant-joc-
Grovetown settles civil rights lawsuit over jail suicide

...pine box."The lawsuit contended that the officers should have known by those remarks that Love was a risk for suicide.Instead of putting Love in a cell where he could be closely monitored, he was put in a cell with other inmates. According to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-06/grovetown-settles-civi
Augusta area employers voice concern about federal overtime proposal

...it's a pretty daunting task and unfortunately government is making it more difficult for small business owners to grow jobs instead of getting out of the way and letting entrepreneurs do what they do best and that's growing our economy."Augusta restaurateur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-06/augusta-are
Board should release other GRU finalists in presidential search, attorney says

...and then giving the other finalists the chance to opt out."The board did not intentionally violate the law but is acting "instead out of a failure to understand the Act and its broad purposes to inform the public," he said. However, the board contends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-07/board-should-release-othe
Michaux: Spieth knows what he's doing with his schedule

...could focus on competing in relative calm at the John Deere instead?"It's hard not to think about the Grand Slam," Spieth...people and the media the last few days."What Spieth is doing instead is reminding us why he's such a unique talent. His loyalty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-04/michaux-spieth-knows-what-he
Former Josey basketball coach Bernard Morgan dies

...young men. He taught us respect and to support one another."In the championship win, Josey trailed 39-27 at the half. Instead of yelling adjustments or losing his confidence, as Cofer remembers, Morgan told his players to just sit down and get rest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-02/former-josey-basketba
WNBA officials have rough first month of the season

...foul away from the ball in the final minute, a call that should've allowed the Lynx to choose the shooter. The officials instead made Devereaux Peters, the player who was fouled, go to the line. Peters ended up making it.Because that rule is rarely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-03/wnba-officials-have-rough-first-m