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South Carolina Senate makes little progress on 3rd day of budget talks

...opportunity never came for the senator. He had worn extra comfortable shoes for the occasion, but he left the chamber while the sun was shining and still had a banana he had brought as a snack."The longer we take, the more people pay attention. If we can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-06/south-carolina-senate-ma
Future still unclear for former LSU standout La'el Collins

...new games are: Arizona Bowl in Tucson (Mountain West vs. Conference USA, Dec. 29), the unnamed bowl in Austin, Texas (American Athletic Conference vs. Sun Belt, TBA) and Cure Bowl in Orlando (American vs. Sun Belt, Dec. 19).

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-05/future-still-unclear-former-l
Dine & Dish: Enjoy elegant brunch at Willcox Inn

...crisp and crackly brown exterior. Spinach adds vitamins and a pretty touch of green, and I made sure to try a bit of the savory sun-dried tomato pesto ? like smoky romesco sauce ? on each bite.I'd also ordered a side of the plump and moist sausage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/dine-dish-enjoy-elega
Patriots employees traded texts about deflated footballs

...for you"McNally: "Nice throw some kicks in and make it real special"DISSING BRADY:McNally: "The only thing deflating sun..is his passing rating" (Oct. 23, 2014).WERE THEY READY TO RAT?One text message from McNally referring to himself...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-06/patriots-employees-traded-tex
Another Augusta restaurant seeks later hours through alcohol ordinance change

...restaurants that serve alcohol to close at the same time that bars do ? 3 a.m. Tues day through Saturday and 2:30 a.m. Sun day."We want the business hours to be extended, not to serve alcohol," said Pennington, an occupational therapist and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-04/another-augusta-restaura
Baseball game without fans was mistake

...before Wednesday's game with zero attendance, the previous major league record low was six. According to The Baltimore Sun, only half a dozen fans showed up for the Sept. 28, 1882, National League game between the Troy Trojans and the Worchester...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/baseball-game-without-fans-wa
Fritz brings ring to GSU Coaches Caravan meeting

...was rewarded in April with a ring that reads: Sun Belt Champions.The Eagles took the Sun Belt by storm in their Football Bowl Subdivision...8-0 mark in conference play. Despite winning the Sun Belt, Georgia Southern was ineligible for a bowl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-01/fritz-brings-ring-gsu-coa
Hawks set franchise record for wins by thumping Suns

...96-69 win Tuesday night over the Phoenix Suns.Mike Muscala, starting for injured All-Star...Eastern Conference-leading Hawks.The Suns missed 31 of 40 shots from the field in...quarter for arguing with officials, led the Suns' starters with nine points.The 1986-87...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-07/hawks-set-franchise-record-wi
Man killed in Norris Lane shooting

An Augusta man was killed in a shooting on Norris Lane on Sun day evening, and a 60-year-old suspect is being sought, officials said.Marion Levi Utley, 49, of the 1600 block of Norris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-03/man-killed-norris-lane
Man disappears while on Thurmond Lake

...located.Officials have not released the names of any of those involved.Padgett said a full search effort began about 1 a.m. Sun day, which later involved a sonar boat and helicopters. He expected the search party to take a break after about 36 hours on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/man-disappears-while-thurmond