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Thomson's Mance has big night, wins Player of the Week honors

...make the cuts."One year after scoring one touchdown in Thomson's home win against the Warriors, Mance took off as the star this year.Now Thomson must try to close or eliminate the gap between it and Washington County, which has won easily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-27/thomsons-man
Packers lose wide receiver Jordy Nelson for season to a knee injury

...worst fears about the severity of receiver Jordy Nelson's knee injury have come true.The team said Monday only that the star receiver suffered a "significant right knee injury" that would cost him the season. Nelson, one of the top targets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-24/packers-lose-wide-receiver-jo
Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...the Confederacy, better known as the "Stars and Bars" ? is obvious.Both feature...Other than that, it's a replica of the Stars and Bars."Nobody has said a word...memorial at its capitol, including the Stars and Bars, he "does not intend to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-23/georgia-state-flags-confedera
Oscar Pistorius might not be moved to house arrest yet

...detention could be challenged in court.The review would not affect Pistorius' future eligibility for release, Witz said.The star athlete was acquitted of murder at his dramatic trial last year, but convicted of a lesser charge of culpable homicide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-19/oscar-pistorius-might-not-be-move
Westminster looking to build off 2014 success

...Westminster won a record seven games in 2014 and a state playoff game. With nine starters back, the Wildcats have the star power to think big.COACH QUOTE: "Our team has been working really hard. ... This team has great leadership and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-16/westminster-
Russian skater Adelina Sotnikova on the comeback trail

...ankle injury and a swift rise to celebrity status, including a run to second place on the Russian version of Dancing With The Stars.As the new skating season approaches, Sotnikova says she is putting both the physiotherapist's room and the dance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-21/russian-skater-adelina-s
Georgia tailback Keith Marshall is healthy again

...the form he showed in 2012, when he and Todd Gurley were the star freshmen tailbacks from North Carolina.Marshall ran for...Brendan Douglas and A.J. Turman at tailback. Chubb is the star in the group, but he said the depth makes the running...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-19/georgia-tailback-keith-ma
No progress made in talks between NFL, Tom Brady

Talks between Tom Brady and the NFL were at a stalemate Tuesday as the sides met to settle the star quarterback's attempt to overturn a four-game suspension, according to ESPN.com.Brady was in New York with NFL commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-18/no-progress-made-tal
Washington DC: Don't skip must-sees but take time to explore

...cover it all. Would you rather see the giant pandas (National Zoo) or the Hope Diamond (Natural History Museum) or the Star-Spangled Banner (American History Museum) or Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis (Air and Space Museum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-08-15/washington-dc-dont-skip-must
Jason Gartrell keeps his promise to his mom and hopes to return Lincoln County to a state power

Jason Gartrell kept his promise, so he's swapping blue and yellow for red and white.The star linebacker made the move and transferred from Washington-Wilkes to Lincoln County, where he'll play his senior season."I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-11/jason-gartre