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Security tighter at Regal Cinemas, including at Augusta movie theater

...this month a man threatened theatergoers with a hatchet. He was fatally wounded by police.Last month another shooting in a Lafayette, La., left two moviegoers dead. In 2012 a gunman killed 12 people and injured 70 in a theater in Aurora, Colo.It is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-20/security-tighter-regal
Theater gunman's family called him mentally ill, violent

LAFAYETTE, La. - The man who killed two people...intent on shooting and then escaping," Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft said.The two...Trainwreck" at the Grand 16 theater in Lafayette, and said nothing before he stood up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-24/theater-gunmans-family-cal
Baltimore veteran wide receiver Steve Smith to retire after this season

...Tyner would not take part in fall camp, which opened on Monday. Oregon does not announce injuries as a policy. LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE: Junior receiver Jared Johnson will undergo season-ending knee surgery to repair a torn tendon this week.The Advertiser...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-10/baltimore-veteran-wide-re
East Regional: Villanova rolls over Lafayette

PITTSBURGH - Without a hint of doubt, Villanova flexed its top-seeded muscle, thumping Lafayette 93-52 on Thursday night.Thirty years after stunning the basketball world with an improbable national championship, the Wildcats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-19/east-regional-villanova-r
Gun laws don't deter the bad guys

...is a good guy with a gun.In this case, the good guys at Lafayette's Grand 16 theater were the police. Their intervention after...criminal code's firearms regulations before leaving his Lafayette motel room and heading to the crowded theater.Even if he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-25/gun-laws-dont-deter-b
Nation needs fewer guns

...Chronicle's July 25 editorial ("Gun laws don't deter the bad guys") in which they responded to the most recent shooting in Lafayette, La., by claiming that we can't hope to prevent tragedies like this with stricter gun control measures. They seem to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-04/nation-needs-fewer-guns
Coaches pick Georgia Southern to win Sun Belt in preseason poll

...the Sun Belt Conference in the preseason coaches poll.The Eagles had 110 points and six first-place votes. Louisiana Lafayette was second with 108 points and three first-place votes. Arkansas State was picked third, followed by Appalachian State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-17/coaches-pick-georgia-sout
Theater shooting in Antioch, Tenn.

...opened fire inside a movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana, during a screening of the...opened fire inside a movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana, during a screening of the...opened fire inside a movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana, during a screening of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-05/theater-shooting-antioch-ten
GreenJackets return home with new faces for week-long homestand

...currently splitting time between first base and designated hitter with Skyler Ewing. Compton went undrafted out of Louisiana-Lafayette and made his professional debut last season.Rodriguez is a 22-year-old utility player signed young out of Venezuela...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-21/greenjackets-return-home
Overtime

...Marchman, of Waynesboro, Ga., tied for fourth with scores of 82-90.In the boys 13-14 division, Gage Smith, of LaFayette, Ga., shot 76-71 to win. Colin Trahan, of North Augusta, came in second with rounds of 81-79, while Lee Baker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-03/overtime