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Jonathon Rumph is catching on for Georgia

...we're trying to get done so that gives me lots of confidence in him." Rumph has admitted...to message board readers."There's a lot of guys that I say that we're going to need...skill-set and I think he's definitely a lot more comfortable in the offense this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-20/jonathon-rumph-catching-g
Rants & Raves

...commissioners drink only brand-name bottled water and in June they spent $1,888.48 with Coca-Cola for that privilege. Lots of interesting reading on Augusta's government Web site. THE WINNER OF Sunday's tournament in Ohio was on Page 3 of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/rants-raves
Need for more passing in NASCAR is studied in Michigan

...some unfinished business that required a lot more work Monday.NASCAR kept nine teams...When you slide around and move around a lot, tracks like Atlanta and Homestead, you...to our fans. They have said they like a lot of passing, side-by-side racing and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-20/need-more-passing-nascar-s
Nuclear workers learn about medical benefits at town hall meetings

...thousands of former nuclear weapons workers collecting medical benefits from the federal government."It made my life a whole lot easier," said Sullivent, of Harlem. "I wouldn't have been able to retire if I didn't have the financial assistance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/nuclear-workers-learn-about-m
Georgia Democrats, Republicans reach out to voters

...and the U.S. Senate as clear enough to convince some voters who would have sat at home otherwise to head to the polls."A lot of people think no matter who I vote for it doesn't matter," said Ryan Mahoney, a spokesman for the Georgia Republican Party...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-20/georgia-democr
Longtime court administrator passes the torch

...ground up. Talking with him has given me great insight into a lot of things.Brooks said he's excited to lead the circuit in...We're excited about him coming on board. He's got a lot of energy and enthusiasm. He's a bright young man and I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-08-21/longtime-court-a
Strom Thurmond ready for more success after offseason change

...winning expectations won't stop at Strom Thurmond, even with the personnel changes."There's always pressure, and you put a lot of pressure on yourself, because you care about the kids and you care about the program," Hillary said. "I just want to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-20/strom-thurmo
Greater Augusta Bulldog Club honors former basketball coach Hugh Durham

...played exhibition games over here. We played Augusta College over here one time. This is a great Bulldog city and I've got a lot of friends over here."One of his friends is former player Jody Patton, a prolific 3-point shooter for Georgia from 1987-91...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-19/greater-augusta-bulldog-c
Atlanta Falcons make progress against the run

...the Texans, said he feels no soreness in his surgically repaired right foot. "No pain," Jones said. "I'm still doing a lot of treatment, still doing my routine of one-day-on, one-day-off. Right now, they're going to increase the workload...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-20/atlanta-falcons-make-progress
Columbia County approves $700,000 in incentives for development

...the area and has acquired options for other properties that will be needed for the potential development."We still have a lot of work to do on this," Mills said. "But we do have great interest in this location from several prospective tenants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/columbia-county-approves-7