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Pittsburgh acquires former Georgia Bulldog Brandon Boykin

...manager Scot McCloughan says he felt "very comfortable" signing Junior Galette, despite off-field problems that led the New Orleans Saints to cut the outside linebacker.McCloughan adds Sunday: "He has to walk the line, and he knows that. If he doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-02/pittsburgh-acquires-former-ge
Wilson, Seahawks agree on extension

...Washington for the league minimum on Friday, according to agent Alvin Keels.The outside linebacker was released by the New Orleans Saints because of off-field problems that are being investigated by the NFL. BUCCANEERS: Coach Lovie Smith officially named...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-31/wilson-seahawks-agree-extensi
All-Star Game draws record-low rating

...exchange for left-hander Chris Reed.Dayton was 2-1 with a 2.83 ERA and 35 strikeouts in 25 games for Triple-A New Orleans this season. The 27-year-old pitcher was selected by the Marlins in the 11th round of the 2010 first-year player draft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-15/all-star-game-draws-reco
Several species of reptiles, amphibians beings considered for federal protection

NEW ORLEANS - Federal protection might be needed for three amphibian species and seven reptiles, including the hard-biting, spiky-shelled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-07-10/several-species-reptiles
Walter Johnson

...son of the late Luke Kimball Johnson and the late Mildred Sealy Johnson. He grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, and New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated from Auburn University and worked for many years for SunTrust Bank, first in Atlanta, and later...

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Donna Richardson

...all. Donna is survived by her daughters, Kim Hill, Shannon Honaker, both of North Augusta, SC and Katrina McGrade of New Orleans, LA; her sister, Jackie Boone, of Hallettesville, TX; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Donna was preceded...

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Musician offers advice for seeing New Orleans

...Mayfield is as synonymous with New Orleans as the city is with jazz. Since picking...founder of the Grammy-winning New Orleans Jazz Orchestra has been wowing music lovers worldwide. Here the New Orleans Cultural Ambassador charts a day full...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-05-30/musician-offers-advice-s
Macon college tries goat patrol idea for fighting weeds

...butterflies, dragonflies and hummingbirds" in fields of wild flowers. Leroy and Jackie Williams are "having a swell time in New Orleans."The Mauldins from Heph zibah visited a newly married daughter in Santa Fe. Joey and Mary Ann Aranda and Gail and Craig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/macon-college-tries-goat-patr
Cowboys, Broncos named in collusion probe

...really intended the football camp he founded two decades ago to become a magnet for future NFL quarterbacks.The former New Orleans Saints great and father of football stars Peyton and Eli Manning simply saw the Manning Passing Academy as a way to get the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-11/cowboys-broncos-named-collusi
Charlotte Hornets to host NBA All-Star game in 2017

...At one point this team was on top. And we took a long fall."Former Hornets owner George Shinn moved the franchise to New Orleans in 2002 following a bitter breakup with city leaders, leaving Charlotte without an NBA franchise for two seasons. The Charlotte...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-23/charlotte-hornets-host-nba-al