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Boxing champ Evander Holyfield co-hosts Augusta Boys & Girls Club's annual Burger Battle

...and Holy field remained at the Boys Club until he was 21 and on the U.S. Olympic Team.Before he made the Olym pics, Holyfield...Proceeds from the VIP experience will benefit CharityVision.On May 15, Holyfield will box former presidential candidate Mitt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-27/boxing-champ-holyfield-comes
Jackson mayoral candidates differ on growth

...of a role in daily life. But with a decision on the town's top leadership position facing...write-in candidate Alan Meierhenry, stand apart on the direction of the town and the use of social media on the stump.Meierhenry, who has used social...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-26/jackson-mayora
Gas prices on the rise

...the pump are now at the highest they've been in four months. On Monday, the Augusta area was averaging $2.25 per gallon...prices have been trending high and that keeps upward pressure on the price of gasoline."Prices are expected to continue to climb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-27/gas-prices-rise
Animal ordinance panel votes to ban tethering

...subcommittee voted Mon day to include in the county's animal ordinance package a ban on outdoor tethering and a ban on dogs riding freely in the beds of pickups on roads with speed limits higher than 35 mph.The subcommittee also planned to vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-27/animal-ordinance-panel-votes-
Lydia Ko beats Morgan Pressel for LPGA Tour title

...consecutive year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff.The 18-year-old...until she rolled in a 5-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole ? the par-5 18th...seventh career victory.She also made birdie on the 18th in regulation for 2-under-par...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-26/lydia-ko-beats-morgan-presse
TV grows more offensive

...times I've heard that the best button on the remote control is the off button. How...of the plethora of such shows available on numerous channels. I will write a bit about...half-hours of the 1990s comedy Frasier on Lifetime. During the numerous commercials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-27/tv-grows-more-offensive
Flag deserves respect

...thank Rick McKee for creating the recent cartoon on our flag (shown).The scum that trampled on our flag at Valdosta State "University" should...infamy, says worthless people can legally tramp on the same flag that our veterans died for. Shame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-27/flag-deserves-respect
Parking garage, hotel renovation possible in downtown Aiken

A public-private partnership on the table in Aiken would bring a parking...next to Hotel Aiken, a historic property on Richland Avenue West, where owners are...city manager. "The churches in our area on Sunday have a difficult time. Most every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-27/parking-gar
Join community in prayer

...freedom" and "liberty" are words found on stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service...continues to be fought for in our homeland and on foreign soil, with much bloodshed and sacrifice on the part of men and women committed to the cause...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-27/join-community-prayer
Kurt Busch dominates en route to win at rain-delayed Richmond race

...this year in a Delaware courtroom, then on NASCAR's sidelines as he served a three-race...suspension for an alleged domestic assault on a former girlfriend.Now he has made a...chapters of his volatile career."Standing on the truth the whole time, that gave me...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-26/kurt-busch-dominates-en-ro