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Comedy offers respite, even as just a bad hangover

When I was 16, I could think of no bigger (movie-related) injustice than being unable to attend R-rated movies without a parent. But at a recent screening of the R-rated comedy 'Due Date,' it became clear that I love the rule now.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-11-10/comedy-offers-respite
Applause | Things to Do | Life
Jordan impresses Cox with work at first base

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Brian Jordan fielded ground balls at first base Sunday as he attempted to improve his chances of making the Atlanta Braves roster as a utility player.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/27/bra_60019.shtml
Braves
Grovetown High grows in second year

The school has welcomed more than 300 freshmen, who make up nearly a third of the school's population this year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/xtreme/2010-08-23/grovetown-grows-second-year
Xtreme
Go Jaguars - and go see them!

It would be enough if we told you it's one of the best shows in town. It is. But it's better than that. The Augusta State University Men's basketball team Tuesday was voted No. 1 in the nation in Division II of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/15/edi_563236.shtml
Editorials
Light's glow will brighten the holidays

An inexpensive, space-saving way to achieve delightful winter holiday ambience is with light. Use natural light, candlelight and artificial light, and you cannot miss the mark. Compact, lightweight and portable, decorating with light is not only smart, but it's also about as simple as it gets.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/29/liv_432757.shtml
Life & style
Women at Volvo design concept they would buy

GENEVA - More than a year ago, Volvo Car Corp. gave female employees a special project: design the car they would like to drive.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/04/liv_407690.shtml
Life & style
Women at Volvo design concept they would buy

GENEVA - More than a year ago, Volvo Car Corp. gave female employees a special project: design the car they would like to drive.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/04/liv_407750.shtml
Life & style
New teammates eager to welcome Maddux back to Cubs

MESA, Ariz. -- Catcher Paul Bako was cornered by the media as he walked into the Chicago Cubs' spring training complex, with everyone wanting to know about his new teammate.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/19/bas_405077.shtml
Baseball
Investor leads downtown's rebirth

Downtown real estate developer Bryan Haltermann recalls his first Broad Street purchase, a decrepit two-story building on the 1100 block he bought in 1986. Half the retail space on the ground floor was occupied by a used shoe store. The other half was boarded up and had been used as a rehearsal room by a local rock group. In addition to the beer bottles, the band left behind its name on the wall in red spray paint: Abandon. "Downtown looked pretty bad back then," Mr. Haltermann recalls.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/06/edi_317107.shtml
Editorials
Across the area: Christmas parade kicks off season

The sights and sounds of Christmas could be seen and heard in downtown Grovetown Saturday as the city celebrated its Christmas parade.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/05/met_276682.shtml
Metro