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Feast on music at Banjo-B-Que

...bluegrass bands before his group The Grateful Dead.Besides all the great music, the festival again will feature a Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned event where pit cookers from across the country compete for more than $40,000 in prize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-18/feast-music-banjo-b-q
Kansas City school superintendent says he's taking job leading Atlanta-area district

...superintendent who was at the helm when the Kansas City school district shed its unaccredited...in a written statement that the Kansas City leader had "demonstrated innovative...Atlanta area."I very much love Kansas City Public Schools," Green said at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-14/kansas-city-school-superi
Jimmie Johnson changes style by gambling at end of race

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The image Jimmie Johnson has cultivated over the years is of a clean-cut, corporate pitchman, almost the antithesis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-13/jimmie-johnson-changes-sty
Puppeteer returns to his passion of breathing life into creations

...That led to orders from Michigan State University, Kansas City Royals and the University of Delaware to build their...trying to get there before they closed at 11 p.m. The Kansas City Royals were scheduled to unveil it the next morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-18/puppeteer-return
NFL to change guidelines on handling footballs before games for 2015 season

...Yepremian's 37-yard field goal in the second overtime ended the longest game in NFL history, a playoff victory over Kansas City, and he helped Miami win back-to-back NFL titles in 1972-73.But Yepremian's gaffe in the fourth quarter of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-16/nfl-change-guidelines-handlin
Hammond brings own repertoire to Blind Willie festival stage

...black musicians such as Teddy Wilson and Lionel Hampton and who discovered Count Basie's band broadcasting live in Kansas City, Kan., and brought Basie's band to New York City to record.It was Hammond's father who also in 1933 heard 17-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/hammond-brings-own-re
Johnson stays on track during late caution, wins at Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Jimmie Johnson stayed on the track during a late caution to take over the lead, then held off hard-charging Kevin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-10/johnson-stays-track-during
Jimmie Johnson prevails at rain-soaked Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Jimmie Johnson pulled into Victory Lane after his late-race gamble paid off to win the rain-delayed Sprint Cup race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-10/jimmie-johnson-prevails-ra
Joey Logano back out front at Kansas track

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Joey Logano will start at Kansas Speedway right where he left off.The winner of last fall's Chase race drove his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-08/joey-logano-back-out-front
Craig Counsell hired as Brewers manager after dismal start

...STATS. Detroit's Phil Garner (six games), Milwaukee's Davey Lopes (15), Colorado's Buddy Bell (22) and Kansas City's Tony Muser (23) were all let go quickly that year.On March 19, Milwaukee exercised its 2016 option on Roenicke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-04/craig-counsell-hired-bre