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Report: Basketball coach Rick Barnes, Longhorns to part ways

...from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday.The Austin American-Statesman first reported the decision.The decision came after Texas athletic director Steve Patterson and Barnes met Saturday, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-28/report-basketball-coach-r
Revolutionary War soldier's grave marker unveiled in front of family, honor guard

Descendants and veterans came out Saturday to dedicate a new grave marker for Revolutionary War soldier and statesman Pvt. William Green, who had gone 65 years without one.About 40 of Green's descendants and three veterans groups attended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-07/revolutionary-war-soldiers-gr
Sleeps better with statesman in Senate

...fortunate to have in the U.S. Senate, Robert C. Byrd, a Democrat from West Virginia. This experienced legislator is a statesman of the truest and most noble character -- brilliant, steeped in political philosophy and wisdom, a patriot devoted to our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/17/op_250504.shtml
Opinion columns
Abraham Lincoln not half the statesman Calhoun was

...Dr. Charles T. Lockett (Jan. 15 letter, "Lott and John C. Calhoun compared") to a scoundrel who was not half the statesman John C. Calhoun was. Abraham Lincoln was not only a tyrant and war criminal, but has been placed on a pedestal as one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/24/let_366406.shtml
Letters
This newspaper has long sided with SEN. STROM THURMOND in his stand for a limited federal government and states' rights. In fact, the one-time presidential candidate is one of America's few true statesman with a rock-solid reputation for integrity. There'

...limited federal government and states' rights. In fact, the one-time presidential candidate is one of America's few true statesman with a rock-solid reputation for integrity. There's no compelling reason for South Carolinians to change senators now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/05/edi_200387.shtml
Editorials
This newspaper has long sided with SEN. STROM THURMOND in his stand for a limited federal government and states' rights. In fact, the one-time presidential candidate is one of America's few true statesman with a rock-solid reputation for integrity. There'

...limited federal government and states' rights. In fact, the one-time presidential candidate is one of America's few true statesman with a rock-solid reputation for integrity. There's no compelling reason for South Carolinians to change senators now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/03/edi_200349.shtml
Editorials
Descendants of Revolutionary War soldier honor family history

...the Southern campaign of the Revolutionary War for the Colonial forces, Green was a spy, "cattle hunter," soldier and statesman during the late 1700s.Green died in 1815, originally buried on his family's farm land, now part of the Savannah River...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-02-05/descendants-revolutionary-war
Trip to Super Bowl was 'a long time coming' for Seahawks' Kevin Williams

...Francisco or a Seattle, you might think that's an every year thing. But I was just soaking it all in."Williams is the elder statesman on this Super Bowl-bound Seahawks roster. He's the oldest and longest-tenured player, but after 11 seasons in Minnesota...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-21/trip-super-bowl-was-long-time
U.S. power vacuum emboldens Putin

...nations are paying nearly $6 per unit while we have natural gas overflowing at $3 per unit.If we had a pro-American statesman in the White House, he would have immediately opened gas exports and cut dramatically into Mr. Putin's power base.Also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-03/us-power-vacuum-embolden
Gentleman, statesman

...agenda might have been too radical even today.But we will remember George McGovern somewhat differently ? as an elder statesman who gave of his time to a fault, inspired a generation of followers and managed to lampoon himself with quiet dignity on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-10-23/gentleman-statesman