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Recent outbursts by rising stars cast Australian tennis in bad light

...Cup stalwart who had an often difficult time with his on-court demeanor, has emerged recently as a more eloquent elder statesman during his injury-forced move toward retirement.Even during dry spells in Davis Cup play and in men's majors over the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-14/recent-outbursts-rising-stars-cas
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
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
Bob Baffert is becoming racing's grateful elder statesman, evolving from a brash newcomer

ARCADIA, Calif. - Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-30/bob-baffert-becoming
New coaches could boost SEC basketball

...City Thunder earlier this month, Stallings has become the dean of Southeastern Conference basketball coaches.The elder statesman felt the void at the league's annual spring meetings. But with new and experienced coaches Rick Barnes, Ben Howland and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-28/new-coaches-could-boost-s
Tom Thibodeau out as Bulls coach

...Elton Brand, 35, said he will take several weeks off before deciding if a 17th NBA season is in his future.The elder statesman of the Hawks is an unrestricted free agent following the expiration of his second one-year contract.HEAT: For the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-28/tom-thibodeau-out-bulls-coach
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