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Braves franchise changes include shift in offensive philosophy

...Assistant general manager John Coppolella said earlier this off-season in a profile written by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that "there's more than one way to skin a cat," in reference to a baseball team succeeding. Under the guidance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-28/braves-franchise-changes
Across Georgia

...University of Georgia student found dead in her dorm room.Clarke County Coroner Sonny Wilson told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that an autopsy is expected today at a Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab. Police have said 21-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-20/across-georgia
Ga. mayor told to get anger counseling

...Stockbridge city council is ordering the mayor to undergo anger management counseling. Council members tell The Atlanta Journal-Constitution they're alarmed at what they describe as a series of outbursts by Mayor Tim Thompson in recent weeks. The Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-19/ga-mayor-told-get-anger-coun
Freight train strikes, kills Atlanta man

...the man around 4 p.m. Tuesday in the suburban city just northeast of Atlanta.Authorities tell The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the man didn't move after the train's horn sounded. His name wasn't released.The train was traveling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-18/freight-train-strikes-kills-
Across Georgia

...relic while removing boxes from a Paulding County home.Sheriff's spokesman Ashley Henson told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that movers were taking boxes out of a home Wednesday when they found a cannonball with its fuse still attached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/across-georgia
Closing arguments continue in Atlanta test cheating trial

...dozen former Atlanta Public Schools educators accused of participating in a test cheating conspiracy.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that an attorney representing one of the 12 defendants accused prosecutors of overreaching in charging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-17/closing-arguments-cont
Atlanta voters OK road bonds

...bond package aimed at fixing aging infrastructure such as roads, bridges, sidewalks and buildings.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the measures were approved Tuesday by a margin of about nine to one.Nearly 21,000 voters -- fewer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-18/atlanta-voters-ok-road-bonds
School worker insurance cuts worry lawmakers

...lawmakers promised schools as a way to give teachers raises, eliminate furloughs and restore class time, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution recently pointed out.If a school system can't afford to pay the extra cost, "it's going to fall back on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/school-worker-insurance-
Pulitzer winning Ga. reporter dies

...reporters didn't go, and once he got there they followed," said Klibanoff, former managing editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Sitton had joined The Times after working as a wire service reporter and then a press attache for the now-disbanded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-10/pulitizer-winning-ga-reporte
Many of Deal's top aides, executive branch officials get pay raises

...workers can expect in the coming year.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution found that several top aides in Deal's office...in some cases ? than their predecessors.The Journal-Constitution's analysis found that the trend held for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-28/many-deals-top-aides-executiv