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Fryer: Scott Dixon a fitting IndyCar champ

...Petersburg, Fla.. where the introduction of the new bodykits quickly showed they were too brittle.The inaugural race in New Orleans was a rainy mess, and the series couldn't get to Indianapolis Motor Speedway fast enough in May to begin preparing for its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-31/fryer-scott-dixon-fi
Hurricane Katrina's wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversary

NEW ORLEANS - Mississippi and Louisiana marked the...damage.Addressing dignitaries at New Orleans' memorial to the unclaimed and unidentified...saved each other," the mayor said. "New Orleans will be unbowed and unbroken."In Mississippi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-29/hurricane-katrinas-wrath-and-rebuil
New Orleans renaissance leaves Lower 9th Ward in the wilderness

NEW ORLEANS - Tal king about New Orleans a decade after Hurricane Katrina, people in the city often reach...people also point to the many left behind. This "New" New Orleans is whiter and more expensive, and blacks still suffer society's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/weather/2015-08-23/new-orleans-renaissance-lea
Residents recall devastation of storm

...of Magazine and Bourbon streets in New Orleans ? how the old houses in Augusta are just...Catholic Church, traveled to the New Orleans area three times from September 2005 to...when we got to a town just east of New Orleans, it was like a war zone."Thorstad was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-23/residents-recall-devastation-
Mother, son remember Hurricane Katrina

...which is 32 miles northeast of New Orleans. The family stayed in Atlanta for three...tried to keep her job at Walgreens in New Orleans, driving 18 hours round-trip from Au...with their cousins and go back to New Orleans every week. I did that for three months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-22/mother-son-remember-hurricane
Atlanta Falcons owner signs contract to name new stadium

...Atlanta Falcons will share a stadium name with their biggest rival.Mercedes-Benz, which already has its name on the New Orleans Superdome, was announced Monday as the title sponsor of Atlanta's new $1.4 billion stadium.Falcons owner Arthur Blank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-24/atlanta-falcons-owner-signs-c
Joe Webb leads Panthers to victory over Dolphins

...his first game since tearing his left ACL for the second time in 11 months on Aug. 23, 2014. PATRIOTS 26, SAINTS 24In New Orleans, New England rallied from a 21-0 second-quarter deficit to beat the Saints behind quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and receiver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-22/joe-webb-leads-panthers-victo
IndyCar drivers' risk again called into question

...structural upgrades.Two weeks later, the inaugural race in New Orleans was a rainy, caution-filled train wreck. And the lead-up...after a 10-year absence.But Fontana is gone for 2016, New Orleans had first-year financial trouble that could prevent it from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-25/indycar-drivers-risk
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III shouldn't miss the next game

...two seasons and was in training camp with New England this season. He was waived Aug. 6.Gunn also spent 11 weeks on New Orleans' practice squad in 2012 before the Falcons put him on the active roster. He fills a need for the Colts, who are trying to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-21/washington-quarterback-ro
New NBA schedule features more rest, NBA Finals rematch on Christmas

...27 with three games, including the Warriors hosting New Orleans, the team they eliminated in the first round before the Pelicans...Finals rematch sandwiched in the middle. Also, Miami hosts New Orleans, Chicago visits Oklahoma City, Houston welcomes San Antonio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-08-12/new-nba-schedule-features-mor