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First week of the season presents key matchups

...Raymond; North Augusta: QB Trib Reece, OL/DL Victor JohnsonWHAT TO WATCH FOR: The...coach. LANEY AT DUBLINKEY PLAYERS: Laney: OL Craig Hinson, QB Vicen'te Thompkins...AUGUSTA PREPKEY PLAYERS: Augusta Christian: OL Zach Giella, OL/DL Calvin Taylor; Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-21/first-week-s
Music by Turner: Band is humbled by stage presence of Sharon Jones

...flick.About the only thing that kept me from enjoying it as much as I could have was the fluttering of butterflies in my big ol' belly.Yes, Number 9 and I were going to perform with the legendary, home-grown, and internationally known Sharon Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-20/music-turner-band-hum
Michaux: Gamecocks must take advantage of open SEC

Steve Spurrier calls it "talking season," and few talk the talk better than the Gamecocks' ol' head ball coach.But talking won't mean anything if South Carolina can't walk the walk this year to the Southeastern Conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-19/michaux-gamecocks-must-ta
Impromptu kiss by Dale Jarrett has become an Indy tradition

...series all the way to the Indianapolis 500. Back in '96, Jarrett and crew chief Todd Parrott kneeled down and planted a big ol' kiss on the bricks that serve as the start-finish line at the venerable speedway."It's something I would like to take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-24/impromptu-kiss-dale-jarret
My prayer for Paine

...Haven't you heard?" the obviously disgruntled instructor insisted with a chuckle. "There is a petition going around to oust ol' George." Then, after sharing a few other unpleasantries, she concluded: "His administration has brought nothing but shame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-03/my-prayer-paine
Quench your craving at Big Daddy's Bar and Grill

...at Big Daddy's. They use a half pound of fresh ground beef, seasoned with their own unique seasoning, toss it on their big ol' char grill for that backyard grill flavor and serve it on their big, buttery, toasted egg buns. They are the best burgers...

http://augusta.com/eat/quench-cravings-big-daddys-bar-grill
Dine & Dish: Pauley's worth a visit for the steaks

...with food choices!)Among my offerings of Southwestern, good ol' American ribs and Indian, Annette chose Pauley's."I was...prepared, a deep green and similarly earthy in flavor.My big ol' ribeye was beautifully marbled with fat and a lovely bright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/dine-dish-pauleys-wor
Redevelopment board likes look of Laney-Walker

...Friday and ends Tues day. So that's another $5,000 or $6,000 down the drain unless they learn what to do about that big ol' budget deficit, which they won't.The tireless travelers say they learn so much at these conferences that they just have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-06-21/redevelopment-b
Ramblin' Rhodes: Florida Georgia Line is up front about how they roll

...Kelley want viewers of their videos to think of them?"I think BK (what Hubbard calls Brian Kelley) and myself are two good ol' boys who love the Lord, love the people around us and love having a good time," he answered."We are who we are. We love...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-08/ramblin-rhodes-florid
Former state attorney general McMaster wins Republican nomination for SC lieutenant governor

...represents the status quo and is a decades-long career politician," he said. "We have an opportunity to retire the 'good-ol' boy network' in Columbia."Voters also returned to the polls Tuesday to decide nominees for state superintendent of education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-24/former-state-attorney-general-mcmas