Top stories of 2014: Smith resigns from District 7 commission post

...occasion. The Chronicle will recap the top stories of 2014 through Dec. 31 as selected by the newspaper's editors and reporters. The other shoe has yet to drop in a scandal that led to the September resignation of Augusta Commissioner Donnie Smith...

Top Stories of 2014: Allegations led to ex-NAACP chief Charles Smith's ouster

...occasion. The Chronicle will recap the top stories of 2014 through Dec. 31 as selected by the newspaper's editors and reporters.Thirteen years after sexual harassment and rape allegations first surfaced against former Augusta NAACP president Charles...

Top stories of 20114: New chief of staff at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center expected to be hired by January

...occasion. The Chronicle will recap the top stories of 2014 through Dec. 31 as selected by the newspaper's editors and reporters. After a year that saw upheavals in top management, Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center plans to have a new...

Injury-riddled Browns call on third-string QB Connor Shaw

...team's final regular-season game, on the road against the Kansas City Chiefs.That's what Chargers coach Mike McCoy told reporters Monday."Everyone has had some form of injury that they deal with at some point of time during the year," McCoy said...

Top stories of 2014: Augusta mayor's race historic, controversial

...Chronicle will recap the top stories of 2014 beginning today through Dec. 31 as selected by the newspaper's editors and reporters. A seven-month wait to assume the mantle of city government has taught Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis something: Waiting...

Harrell Tiller, longtime political figure, dies

...knew how to get things done ... He was the last of the South Augusta Mafia."Former Mayor Bob Young, a young Augusta TV reporter during Tiller's prominence, called Tiller "one of the more entertaining members of the board, because he liked to keep...

Sony hackers threaten theaters showing 'The Interview'

...to cancel showings of the film, according to The Holly wood Reporter.The film's Thursday night premiere in New York was also...Deadline reported late Tuesday. A source told The Hollywood Reporter that the theater made the decision, not Sony.The film premiered...

Former defensive coordinator in the spotlight as Georgia, Louisville prepare for face off in Belk Bowl

...one-on-one matchups on both sides of the ball," Grantham said during the 15-minute call set up by Louisville with reporters who cover Georgia. "I don't think that will play as big a factor as you guys will make it out to be. I think it gets...

MCG Class of 2017 donates 18 children's books to Ferguson, Mo., library

...books.The amount of monetary donations has eclipsed the library's approximated annual budget, according to Post-Dispatch reporter Jane Henderson.People can donate to the Ferguson Public Library through its homepage, www.ferguson.lib.mo.us.

Panthers' Cam Newton returns to practice after car accident; status still unclear

...media, but is scheduled to talk today.Newton was asked Wednesday how he felt and pretended to zip his lip as he smiled at reporters. He said nothing of his injury."I thought he looked pretty good and move around normally," tight end Greg Olsen said...