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Ramblin' Rhodes: Latest book on Ty Cobb is well-researched account

...doesn't mince words in calling out the mistakes and inaccuracies of previous authors such as Al Stump, whose book Ty Cobb: My Life In Baseball came out after Cobb's death, and even Charles Alexander, whose 1985 biography Ty Cobb I thought at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-latest
Now praying

...the set."Never have I been on a set that was so loving, so nurturing, so inspiring," she says. "It's changed my life. I never knew a set could be this way. And we started with prayer every morning, so everybody was raring and ready to go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-26/now-praying
Simon Geschke wins Tour stage; leader Chris Froome remains unscathed

...Germany after a hiatus of several years because of doping scandals that tarnished the sport's image."The best day of my life as a rider," he said of his win.Contador hit a hole and crashed in the downhill section, tearing his shorts. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-22/simon-geschke-wins-t
'I Am Cait' debuts as a docuseries with a broader purpose

...as well as the high murder rate and many suicides.Jenner says she relates: "I've had some very dark moments in my life. I have been in my house with a gun and said, 'Let's just end it right here.'""People are dying over this issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-22/i-am-cait-debuts-docuserie
After flag, what's next?

I was born and reared in Augusta and lived all my life in the South. My great-grandfather was a veteran not only of the Confederate Army but also of the Confederate Navy. Yet I never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-21/after-flag-whats-next
Vets' ceremony superb

...editor ("Vets recall different end"), I had a similar experience. In late July 1970, on one of the best days of my life, I arrived back in the United States, was processed at Fort Lewis, Wash., given a welcome-home steak dinner and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-20/vets-ceremony-superb
Windy conditions put British Open officials in tough spot

...final par on 18 despite nearly topping his ball off the tee."I think it's probably one of the best two-putts of my life, let me tell you," Arnold said of the 18th hole.The 29-year-old plays on the European Challenge Tour and the PGA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-18/windy-conditions-put-british
Curation program helps veterans in Augusta to find a new start

...I kind of neglected myself to take care of my troops, but I eventually got to the point where life started to take a turn for the worse," he said. "I couldn't go out or be around people. ... Now, I'm ready to restart my life."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-17/curation-program-helps-vetera
Cubs boss Theo Epstein mulls whether to be aggressive at trade deadline

...the culture."I was mostly lucky with this group, because to a man, they bought in really fast," he added. "Made my life a lot easier."Successful as the mix has been so far, Epstein is considering mixing it up even more. In 2004, when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-15/cubs-boss-theo-epstein-m
Keep city smoke-free

...X-ray for shortness of breath, and have been diagnosed with moderate lung disease ? even though I never smoked a day in my life.For too long, we have bought into the tobacco industry's excellent campaigns highlighting the glamour and coolness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-14/keep-city-smoke-free