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Augusta's Jeff Knox leaves impression on Rory McIlroy

...McIlroy was so impressed with Augustan Jeff Knox's putting in the third round of April's Masters Tournament that he sent him a letter saying...noncompeting marker in the third round of April's Masters, and beat McIlroy 70 to 71 that day. Knox's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-22/augustas-jeff-knox-leaves-im
Turner lifts Marlins over Braves

...ATLANTA - Jacob Turner is sticking in Miami's rotation for at least one more start.Turner...other run off Turner came on Justin Upton's third-inning homer.Donovan Solano had...Steve Cishek pitched around Chris Johnson's leadoff single in the ninth to earn his 23rd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-22/turner-lifts-marlins-ove
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

...Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a nationally significant...election matchup against Democrat Michelle Nunn.Tuesday night's primary runoff win validates the former corporate CEO's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats
Hasan tops Finnegan in District 6 commission race

...percent, to Fort Gordon retiree Bob Finnegan's 1,128 votes, or 47.57 percent.Supporters chanted "607" at Hasan's victory party, the precinct number covering...him to victory with 383 votes to Finnegan's 20.The win creates a six-member black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/hasan-tops-fin
Good things come in threes

...temporarily would reverse the Obama administration's plan to put the MOX facility on "cold standby...nonproliferation agreements," Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., said after the bill's approval.But the MOX lifeline is hardly a done deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/good-things-come-thre
Runoffs set fields for November elections

The retirement of Re pub lican U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss set off a political...will be partially settled with Tuesday's runoff election.Three congressmen from Georgia...vacant House seats. The winners of Tuesday's primary runoff will be their party's nominee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/runoffs-set-fi
Paine relievers

Augusta's Paine College has been on probation since June. The Southern...first won in 1931, nearly 50 years after its founding.That's been the most public airing of Paine's problems.What's been alleged about the school in more private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/paine-relievers
Harold Jones tallies 61 percent of vote to beat Corey Johnson for state Senate District 22 seat

Crediting his win to the community's desire for change in politics, attorney...going to do that," said Jones, Augusta's former solicitor general and now one of three...attorneys representing Richmond County Sheriff's Office."It's now time to get to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/harold-jones-t
Overtime

...playoff Tuesday to earn a spot in the U.S. Amateur.The top five golfers from the qualifying tournament at Reynolds Plantation's Great Waters course advanced.Vick posted...Vick made par to clinch his spot in the U.S. Amateur, which will be held Aug. 11-17...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-22/overtime
Sheheen wants to dedicate 5 percent of SC budget to roads; doesn't want gas tax increase

...hundreds of millions of dollars to improve roads, but like many of the state's leaders, he doesn't want to raise South Carolina's gas tax.The chief part of She heen's plan is having lawmakers come up with a plan over several years that ends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-22/sheheen-wants-dedicate-5-percent-sc