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Copenhaver served as mayor for nine years without controversy

...up support to build the Augusta GreenJackets a new stadium downtown. After five years of study and debate, the minor league baseball team announced in 2012 it had negotiated a deal for a new stadium across the river in North Augusta.There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-27/copenhaver-served-mayor-
Golf's biggest hitters square off for long drive title

...Powers said. "Accuracy is not the main goal for me when I pick up a club."What is the goal for the former minor league baseball player is hitting the ball a long way, a very long way. He can pound it over 400 yards, and sometimes the balls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-03/golfs-biggest-hitters-square
More taxes sought

...has become costly. The stadium that is part of Project Jackson in North Augusta will give an out-of-state minor-league baseball team a home.To fund this project, the North Augusta City Council decided to seek an extension of its TIF...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-20/more-taxes-sought
Madison Bumgarner develops from Augusta legend to postseason hero

...Game's 2006 scouting report said.Bumgarner made his presence known as a pro in 2008 for the GreenJackets, leading Minor League Baseball with a 1.46 ERA in 24 starts spanning 141? innings. He struck out 164 and walked 21, recording 10.4 strikeouts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-01/madison-bumgarner-develo
Agon Sports and Entertainment to purchase Boise Hawks

...GreenJackets, is in the process of purchasing a Minor League Baseball team in Boise, Idaho.The ownership group, led...sale is pending approval by Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the Northwest League.Agon is reportedly looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-24/agon-sports-and-entertai
Overtime

...GreenJackets, is in the process of purchasing a Minor League Baseball team in Boise, Idaho.The ownership group, led...sale is pending approval by Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the Northwest League. GolfTilton moves up in Hopkins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-24/overtime
North Augusta man asks judge to reconsider Project Jackson ruling

...method North Augusta approved to finance the $144 million development."The city wants desperately to build a minor league baseball stadium, believing it delivers economy advantage to its citizens, notwithstanding all the economic research to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-12/north-augusta-man-asks-judge
Robert Ramer adjusts quickly to minors with Augusta GreenJackets

Robert Ramer's first week of minor league baseball went quickly, but the whirlwind wasn't too much for the 24-year-old.The San Francisco Giants signed the Palo Alto, Calif...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/robert-ramer-adjusts-qui
Overtime

Minor League Baseball Intimidators rout GreenJackets In Kannapolis, N.C.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-03/overtime
Ashley Farr looks back at USC Aiken success over professional disappointment

...accommodate for the injury."Farr had the surgery, and the Reds voided his contract. He never appeared in a Minor League Baseball game that counted."I was one of those who I thought I would be playing forever," he said.Farr rebounded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/ashley-farr-looks-back-u