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NCAA working on new plan to better handle academic-misconduct investigations

A group of 20 university presidents and college athletics administrators...student athletes.Ohio University President Rod McDavis, the chairman of the...violation," said Durand, who is the president of the National Association of Academic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-03/ncaa-working-new-plan-bet
Suspended SC State president sues school

COLUMBIA - The suspended president of South Carolina State University sued the school Tuesday for...Leatherman's plan swaps "one set of good ol' boys with another." The president pro tem's plan only punts the problem further down the road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-03/suspended-sc-state-president-
Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...antics and action, but my husband, Ernie, had a back operation, and I was in too much of a ... Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz described his resignation as "a positive moment." Translation: I'm happy to get out of here. Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
House speaker out of line

...18) when it targeted and chastised President Obama for refusing to acknowledge Israeli...prime minister without consulting the president. You don't have to be a protocol expert...violated the constitutional authority of the president in a way that embarrassed not only the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-03/house-speaker-out-line
FIFA president worried about racism in Russia before 2018 World Cup

HOLYWOOD, Northern Ireland - FIFA President Sepp Blatter is concerned by a study that highlighted the scale...by a club or its fans. Blatter spoke last July to Russian President Vladimir Putin about making the tackling of racism a priority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-01/fifa-president-worried-about-raci
Rants & Raves

...and good to me. I thank them so much.RUDY GIULIANI for president! He would be, too, if the press hadn't torpedoed his...world would be a much better place right now if he had been president for the past six years. Please run this year.I'M NOT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-03/rants-raves
Ryder Cup task force showing no regard for fall events

...regular" season?That's what prompted Duke Butler, president of the Frys.com Open, to send a letter of appeal of PGA...It was just over a year ago that Finchem and former PGA president Ted Bishop shared the stage and boasted of a new era of cooperation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-03/ryder-cup-task-force-showing
Banks buy land near Evans shopping center

...bank bought the land in November for $700,000, but a decision to construct a branch has not been made.Ron Thigpen, the president of Georgia Bank & Trust, confirmed the purchase but said the bank has no immediate plans for the land. "Given the fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-03/banks-buy-land-near-evans-
Cubs will ask for more time to finish upgrades

...everything done, Cubs officials will ask the city for permission to work around the clock, said Crane Kenney, the team's president of business operations. And while the team has said for weeks that the bleachers won't be open until May, on Monday officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-02/cubs-will-ask-more-time-
Madison Bumgarner struggles in spring debut

...than he has against any other team.So they traded for him."He won't kill us anymore from the other dugout," Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill said.The off-season acquisition of third baseman Prado was part of an infield makeover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-03/madison-bumgarner-strugg