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Special Olympics gives student chance to prove he is a first-place champion

...Thornton.Sullivan's enthusiasm, motivation and dedication is persistent, his teacher said. After practicing during P.E...Sullivan proclaims to his class and down the hallways that he is "champion of the world," Thornton said.On Wednesday, his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-01/special-olympics-gives-stude
April events, excluding Masters, expected to bring $1.7 million in visitor spending

...that Masters tournament guest spending is left out of the report because "developing...economic impact of the Masters golf tournament is extremely challenging and inherently uncertain."Direct visitor spending is calculated from research by the Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-01/april-event
Music by Turner: Major Rager is back with Gov't Mule, Sirius radio gig

...should be commended as this year's festival is already drawing international recognition...final shows at the Beacon Theatre. This is a major coup for the Rager and again proves...guitarist Doyle Bramhall II in tow. This is exactly the audience that will help Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-31/music-turner-major-ra
The GHSA releases 2015 football schedules

...released football schedules for the upcoming season, sharing team-by-team schedules on its website. Because the 2015 season is the second school year in the two-year reclassification/realignment plan, there aren't any big surprises. At least right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/wayne-staats/2015-04-01/ghsa-rele
Micheal Summers is vying to be Georgia Tech's No. 1 receiver

...block. That's our mindset."Summers is trying to replace DeAndre Smelter this fall...year's top receiver at Georgia Tech, is expected to be a mid-round pick as he...At 6-foot-1, 196 pounds, Summers is smaller than Thomas, Hill, Smelter and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-31/micheal-summers-vying-be-
Atlanta Braves' Eric Young Jr. is taking advantage of chance in center field

...I'm just making sure I get my pregame work in and let the rest happen."One major benefit for the 29-year-old Young is his speed.In 2013, while playing for the Rockies and Mets, Young led the National League with 46 stolen bases. He stole 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-31/atlanta-braves-eric-youn
Jordan Spieth films ad against texting and driving

...with AT&T, the 21-year-old Texan is starring in his first TV commercial with...shot at an Augusta coffee shop.Spieth is supporting the company's "It Can Wait...moved him to No. 4 in the world. "This is more genuine, more natural and has a bigger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-31/jordan-spieth-films-ad-again
Wine Time: Benziger Chardonnay 2013, Sonoma County

...on a Benziger wine you might think this is just another trendy winery jumping on the...quality has been dramatic.This Chardonnay is a beautiful example of how to make superb...wine, but to sell it at this price point is amazing. If you ever wonder why wine makers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-31/wine-time-benziger-ch
Google unveils cheapest Chromebooks yet as Microsoft slashes price on Surface Pro 3 tablet

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops...Chou. The success of the Chromebook line is intensifying the PC pricing pressure."It...software for mobile devices, the Chrome system is set up so users will automatically begin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/google-unveils-cheapest-ch
Rants & Raves

...you. PRESBYTERIANS HAVE voted that sin is not a sin. How sad. I WAS STOPPED ON Wrightsboro...extremist Muslims. If we don't there is going to be a whole lot of single mamas...Please build more magnet schools. If there is not enough money to do that, why not convert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-31/rants-raves