CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...Baptist Church in Martin.He said no homes in the area have been evacuated.American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting emergency response crews at the derailment site. Staff Writer Doug Stutsman contributed to this story

Saturday's Augusta Futurity results

Futurity Open Finals Results are listed by score, rider, rider's hometown, horse, and money

Empty Stocking Fund raises almost $114,000

The Augusta Chronicle's Empty Stocking Fund raised $113,962.39 this holiday season, helping almost a thousand families, caregivers and children across the region have a better Christmas.

Azziz replacement should be in touch

...included in decisions going forward."Unless it is changed, however, the president of GRU is also CEO of the university's health system and heads the boards of the health system.Staff writer Susan McCord contributed to this report.

New mayor brings formal attitude

...Toward the end of the joint meeting, Davis must have been overcome with optimism and said, according to Chronicle Staff Writer Susan McCord, "Let me say unequivocally, we've got the best schools in the state, we've got the best schools...

Nola Falcone named primary aggressor in report as police continue probing murder-suicide at Walton Way home

...American Electric Power.The couple was known throughout Augusta for philanthropic efforts and previously held Historic Augusta's Cotton Ball fundraiser at the Walton Way estate.Staff Writer Travis High field contributed to this article.

Azziz 'positive' about resignation

...left him with mixed emotions but ultimately proud and happy, he said."This is a positive moment," Azziz said.Staff writers Tracey McManus and Walter Jones contributed to this article

Felony, not politics behind board change, Lockett says

Commissioner Bill Lockett said he did not ask for the Animal Services advisory board chairman's resignation "because of politics."

Police hope for clues to what happened

Richmond County sheriff's investigators hope to provide more information on what appears to be a murder-suicide involving a couple in their Walton Way home.

Sean O'Hair | The Masters

...Were the restored roars a bit of a bore? Media picks Posted: 04/09/09 Here are the writers' picks. Take Five Posted: 04/09/09 Staff writer Scott Michaux breaks down the chances of 35 players. Tiger and Phil on a collision course at Masters Posted: 04...