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Free throw caps Laney's comeback win over Cross Creek

...junior made the go-ahead attempt.The Lady Razorbacks moved the ball around in the final 10 seconds but failed to get an open look, and a desperation jump shot fell short at the buzzer."It was a hyped game, and the fans were into it," Laney coach Otis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-12-27/free-throw-caps-laney
Georgia looks to fill inside linebacker void for 2015

Georgia will have a considerable void - in both production and experience - at inside linebacker next year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-27/georgia-looks-fill-inside
Chelsea, Manchester City post commanding wins in Premier League

...which netted all of its goals in the first half in a 3-1 win at West Bromwich Albion played in a snowstorm.Only United looks capable of gatecrashing the fight for the title between the top two, with Wayne Rooney scoring twice to set up a 3-1 win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-26/chelsea-manchester-c
Defensive end J.J. Watt could be in the running for MVP

...one-handed catches during the week and in pregame, but puts both hands on the ball when he's grabbing TD passes."He looks like (Rob) Gronkowski out there right now running," Pagano said, comparing him to New England's Pro Bowl tight end...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-26/defensive-end-jj-watt-could-b
City inspectors look to demolish Goodale House

Rob Sherman, director of Augusta's License and Inspection Department, said his staff plans to ask a State Court judge in early 2015 to order the endangered property, which was built in 1799 and is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, be demolished.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-26/city-inspectors-look-demolish
Tony Gwynn, Jean Beliveau were among sports greats who died in 2014

...For the other, a stick.Tony Gwynn and Jean Beliveau died in 2014, unparalleled craftsmen who made the supremely difficult look almost easy.They played with elegance and grace, ambassadors for baseball and hockey. They were enduring landmarks in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-27/tony-gwynn-jean-beliveau-were-amo
Gamecocks hold off 'Canes in Independence Bowl

...Miami (6-7) ended the season on a four-game losing streak and hasn't won in the postseason since 2006.It didn't look good for the Gamecocks early.Miami took a 6-0 lead and was completely controlling the game thanks to Duke Johnson, who ran...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-27/gamecocks-hold-canes-inde
Cleveland reaches 50 years without a pro championship

...262 days. That's a long time."It's hard to believe," Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown said. "Because when you look back at 50 years, something's wrong, because somebody should've figured out something. ... We've got money and we've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-26/cleveland-reaches-50-years-withou
Vehicle struck by train in downtown Augusta; no injuries reported

...anywhere from four to six weeks, she said. It wasn't immediately clear why the vehicle was stopped near the tracks."We'll look at the train's operations and what was going on with the tracks during the investigation," she added.A spokesperson for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-27/vehicle-struck-train-d
New Year's is not always a quiet time for news

...in flight 5. As the Great Depression loomed on New Year's Day 1928, an upbeat Chronicle editorially touted what thing to look forward to:A. Paving of U.S. Highway 1 "all the way to Waycross."B. A bridge at Furys FerryC. A 15-foot channel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-27/new-years-not-always-quiet-ti