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Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

COLUMBIA - Three former South Carolina governors are pushing for high school students to take the same test that immigrants must pass to become a U.S. citizen.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/ex-governors-urge-citizenship
Ripe for reform

Honestly, where's the accountability?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-17/ripe-reform
Hall of Fame basketball coach, beloved broadcaster Jack Ramsay dies at 89

MIAMI - Jack Ramsay, a Hall of Fame coach before becoming one of the NBA's most-respected broadcasters, has died following a long battle with cancer. He was 89.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-28/hall-fame-basketball-coach-be
Planning ahead will keep your new puppy safe

We bought food bowls, borrowed a crate and dusted off baby gates. But soon after we adopted our 13-week-old puppy, we discovered the house really wasn't ready.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-05/planning-ahead-will-keep-your-new-p
Crossword creator marks 100th birthday with puzzle

PHILADELPHIA - What is a nine-letter word for a significant event? Try "milestone." Longtime crossword constructor Bernice Gordon recently marked two big ones: She turned 100 on Jan.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-20/crossword-creator-marks-100th-birth
Doctor makes stage-door visits on Broadway

...actor, "but I think everybody did at some point," he said with a laugh.) He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and was in private practice in Sacramento, Calif.He made a comfortable life for himself but grew tired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-23/doctor-makes-stage-door-visi
The Artside: Morris Gala to offer first look at Bartlett's art

When the Morris Museum of Art presents its 21st gala on Friday, March 7, patrons will have the first look at a grand selection of Bo Bartlett's paintings, along with an exhibit of works by his wife, Betsy Eby.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-03/artside-morris-gala-o
Heat bounce back to defeat Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS - LeBron James and the Miami Heat rebounded nicely from a two-game skid.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-12-07/heat-bounce-back-defeat-wolve
Half of older workers put off leaving workforce, poll says

CHICAGO - There was a time when Tom Sadowski thought he'd stop working after turning 65 earlier this year. But he's put off retirement for at least five years - and now expects to do some work afterward.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-10-20/half-older-workers-put-leaving-work
Ruth Patrick, legendary SC ecologist, dies at 105

PHILADELPHIA - Ruth Patrick, a scientist whose research on freshwater ecosystems led to groundbreaking ways to measure pollution in rivers and streams, has died. She was 105.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-24/ruth-patrick-legendary-sc-eco