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Man who rescued toddler receives Safe Kids hero award at Children's Hospital of Georgia

...was amazed to see the child sitting in the locked, hot car at Woodcrest Apartments on Woodcrest Drive after so much media attention has been given to incidents of children being left in hot cars locally and across the state this summer."The first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-18/man-who-rescued-toddle
Rams' Michael Sam 'excited' to start next phase of career

...was developed over the years, which was to minimize distractions for my teams."I do, however, believe that the media attention that comes with it will be a distraction. Unfortunately we are all seeing this play out now, and I feel badly that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-22/rams-michael-sam-excited-star
NBA has really gone global in the finals

...series is being aired live in 215 countries and territories, talked about in 47 languages, and has attracted social media attention from literally all corners of the globe through the NBA's Facebook and Twitter portals alone. The Spurs have nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-06-13/nba-has-really-gone-global-fi
Michael Sam drafted in seventh round by Rams

...judged solely on his ability to play. A few wondered whether teams would be reluctant to draft Sam because of all the media attention that would come with it.Fair or not, the NFL - coming off a season in which a bullying scandal involving players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-10/michael-sam-drafted-seventh-r
Ga. teen jailed after bank's mistake not returned

...eventually admitted the money wasn't his, but he couldn't pay it back," Burns said. The unusual case attracted media attention. The sheriff's office has fielded numerous calls about the case from media across the country, including ABC News...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-01/ga-teen-jailed-after-banks-m
Sam's dream becomes reality when St. Louis drafts first openly gay player into NFL

...judged solely on his ability to play. A few wondered whether teams would be reluctant to draft Sam because of all the media attention that would come with it.Fair or not, the NFL ? coming off a season in which a bullying scandal involving players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-11/sams-dream-becomes-reality-wh
Riverwalk attack shook city a year ago

...something wonderful."The couple denied another request for an interview and said they are "trying to stay out of media attention."The suspects remain in the Richmond County jail awaiting trial.For police and city officials, it was as much a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-02/riverwalk-attack-shook
Lawmakers quietly push job creation measures

...tax-cutting packages that sparked highly publicized debates.Instead, this year there are plenty of bills but less media attention devoted to them.Chris Clark, CEO of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, said his lobbyists were keeping track of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-16/job-creation-issues-quiete
Tokyo bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

...department.It's hard to know how many people around the world own bitcoins, but the currency has attracted outsize media attention and the fascination of millions as an increasing number of large retailers such as Overstock.com begin to accept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-28/tokyo-bitcoin-exchange-fil
Across the region

...rented in 2005.Pickens County sheriff's deputies said the owner decided to not pursue the charge because of the media attention that Kayla Michelle Finley's arrest received.Finley, 27, rented the movie Monster-in-Law from Dalton Videos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/across-region