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Dahlberg: There's more than luck and skill to daily fantasy sports sites

...everyone that fantasy sports somehow differs from what happens in Vegas because there is more skill than luck in their contests.Turns out luck and skill may not be the only ways to win. Cheating might also be a way to get some of the shiploads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-10-06/dahlberg-theres-more-luck-and-ski
Augusta Youth Development Campus | The Augusta Chronicle

...population and Short Term Program. The facility provides core educational programs and vocational classes in horticulture, computer skills, and building construction. Medical services, individual guidance, counseling, and recreation services are provided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/augusta-youth-development-campus
Test results show 88 percent of last year's 11th graders earned work-skills certificate

...graders scored high enough on a work-skills test last spring to receive certificates...inform employers of potential hires' skills, while providing job seekers something...bronze certificate. Those students have skills matching 17 percent of jobs in the WorkKeys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-22/test-results-show-88-percent-last-y
Ordered to stop by state attorney general, 2 daily fantasy sports companies turn to NY court

...businesses as games of chance, rather than skill, in cease-and-desist letters earlier...FanDuel and DraftKings say the games are more skill-based than even season-long fantasy...against other players, involve immense skill since rosters can only be picked based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-13/ordered-stop-state-attorne
FanDuel, DraftKings embrace 'gambling' label overseas

...case, he said."Our product is a game of skill. In order to be successful, you need to apply your skill in order to have the best lineups to go into...Haas said. "Never theless, our games of skill are looked at differently by regulators in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-15/fanduel-draftkings-embrace
Georgia attorney general says decision on daily fantasy sports legality 'pending'

...games.The companies argue that their contests require more skill than luck, and therefore aren't gambling. They also point...one stands to win or lose something of value," even if some skill is involved, said Brent Holloway, a fantasy sports writer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-15/georgia-attorney-general
Newberry: Results from rebuilding might take Braves longer than expected

...champions to afterthoughts a lot quicker than it took them to find their way back to the top. Rebuilding a team takes patience, skill and usually a bit of good fortune (See: Stephen Curry).For some, it can be a decades-long process.After winning their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-13/newberry-results-rebuild
City Ink: Budget proposal late despite law

...decided they didn't have to be transparent until they got good and ready.D) All of the above.Answer: D IT TAKES TIME AND SKILL TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO WASTE THAT MUCH MONEY: There was a lot of work to be done adding supervisory positions, units and functions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-11-15/city-ink-budget
Schools look at geography lessons as skills lag

...features affect culture, business and economy. ... That's a skill set that will become more important in the future."As standardized...more high-paying jobs begin to focus on geography as a core skill, Richmond and Co lumbia county school systems are taking notice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-11-15/schools-look-geography-le
Tree topping is terrible practice

...planting another instead of topping it. COST. Let's face it, to a worker with a saw, topping is much easier than applying the skill and judgment needed for good pruning. Therefore, topping may cost less in the short run; however, the true costs of topping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-11-12/tree-topping-terribl