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New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...The storm punched out a 40-to-50-foot section of a seawall in Marshfield, Mass., badly damaging a vacant home. In Newport, R.I., it toppled a 110-foot replica of a Revolutionary War sailing vessel in dry dock, breaking its mast and puncturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-27/new-england-hit-blizzards-2-feet-sn
Man sought for taking cigarettes from delivery truck at Food Lion

...he noticed the sliding door of his truck was open.After checking inventory, the victim realized 65 cartons "of mostly Newport cigarettes" were missing.A Food Lion employee told deputies she was working and happened to glance to the parking lot and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-26/man-sought-taking-ciga
Annette Meyer

...the late Thomas, Bobby, Wilbur, Jack and Wayne Butch Kaney; sisters-in-law, MaryBell (the late Donald) Chance, Newport, NJ, Lana (Dean) Brantley, Aiken, SC and DeLois (Carl) Insley, Langley, SC; grandchildren, Austin, Ryan, Graham...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173744450
Lindsey Vonn wins race on same course that she re-injured her knee

...twice in a day," Meyers Taylor said.Meyers Taylor teamed with Justin Greenwood, of Palmyra, Va.; Carlo Valdes, of Newport Beach, Calif.; and Adrian Adams of Reidsville, N.C., in the Classroom Champions sled.Humphries teamed with Dan Dale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-20/lindsey-vonn-wins-ra
Prison term imposed for attempted child molestation

...have sex with a 14-year-old girl was sentenced Thursday to 14 years in prison.John Frederick Tysarczyk Jr., 37, of Newport News, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in November to attempted online enticement of a minor.Tysarczyk came to Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-25/prison-term-imposed-at
Newport exhibition examines city life in Jazz Age

NEWPORT, R.I. -- Between the Civil War and...many of America's newly rich flocked to Newport, building lavish mansions and a new high...royal courts of Europe. By the 1920s, Newport, once an experiment with wealth, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/29/art_410302.shtml
Arts
Sorenstam, Hurst face one more day at Newport

NEWPORT, R.I. - The birdie putt played a dirty...Sorenstam said. Now, she gets one more day at Newport Country Club, an 18-hole playoff against...lead at one point during the long day at Newport, lost her hope of becoming the oldest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/03/gol_87574.shtml
Golf
Female suspect robs Circle K, takes cash and cigarettes

...Circle K employee, as well as two witnesses, said a woman pulled out a gun and robbed the store of $25 and four packs of Newport cigarettes, according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.Video surveillance shows the suspect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-05/female-suspect-robs-ci
Police seek convenience store burglar

...keys found at the location but was unable to do so.According to an incident report, he stole about $500 and a carton of Newport cigarettes.Anyone with information on the incident can contact Investigator Shea Yates at (706) 821-1451 or 821-1080...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-03/police-seek-convenienc
Sailors rescued after abandoning grounded boat during Volvo Ocean Race

...Spain, and will end in Gothenburg, Sweden, in June. It will cover 38,739 nautical miles. The U.S. stopover is in Newport, Rhode Island, from May 5-17.Volvo Ocean Races crews are never far from danger.In May 2006, Dutch sailor Hans Horrevoets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-30/sailors-rescued-afte