...test was kept quiet for so long.Sun tested positive for the banned stimulant trimetazidine May 17 during China's national swimming championships in Hangzhou.The suspension began immediately and ended Aug. 17, prior to Sun's appearance in September...

Savannah River Bacteria | The Augusta Chronicle

...Wrightsboro Road, don't worry: It is. Water in other areas, however, isn't so clean -- and in some cases, not suitable for swimming or wading, according to an Augusta Chronicle analysis of samples from 50 sites in Richmond, Columbia and Aiken counties...

Margaret Craddock

...Dr. Scott Peacock and his staff for making their mom feel so special. Memorial contributions may be made to the Adaptive Swimming, The Family Y, 3570 Wheeler Rd., Augusta, GA 30909 or Brain Injury Association of America, PO Box 7416, Merrifield...

Area Announcements

...softball fields. Contact Coach Allen at (803) 279-6024 or coachallen@comcast.net.Swimming? The Family Y offers specific training in swimming. Swimmers must be able to swim 50 yards of the freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke. Dates...

Evans boys, Greenbrier girls prevail at swim meet

...early-season meet at the Augusta Aquatic Center, the Evans boys and Greenbrier girls were the prohibitive favorites.Both teams were swimming just their second meet of the year but stayed true to form. The Knights bested second-place Greenbrier 517-404 while the...

Advocates call for overhaul of federal Animal Welfare Act

...According to its Web site, Graystone offers a variety of services beyond the animal exhibition, including camping, fishing, swimming, ziplining, hayrides, educational field trips and horseback riding.As of April 2013, the last time the ranch was inspected...

Augusta swimmer Jackie Jeschke signs with Big Red of Nebraska

...both parents were swimmers themselves. By the time she began swimming for the Aiken-Augusta Swim League, Jeschke found her sport...said. "I just became a lot more aggressive and competitive. Swimming is just a great sport for that kind of attitude."


...seasons in the NBA and was a two-time All-Star who averaged 19.7 points for his career. Daughter Tauna won a U.S. swimming championship in the backstroke and competed in the 1976 Mon treal Olympics. Son Bruk was a beach volleyball player, and daughter...

Help fight Parkinson's

...cause of death in the United States.Our local chapter offers free exercise classes twice weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays; swimming classes at the Family Y on Wheeler Road on Mondays and Fridays at noon; a monthly caregivers' support luncheon; and a monthly...

Bond denied for two Augusta men facing rape charges

...the clown suit important enough to take, Hawk said.Darby has been disabled since 1989 when he broke his neck diving into a swimming pool, said Sadeer Sabbak of the public defender's office. He is no threat to anyone and the jail has been incapable of...