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Las Vegas has been on a roll in Little League World Series

...expect things to get a lot tougher when they renew old acquaintances with Chicago's Jackie Robinson West in the U.S. final today."We played them before and beat them 13-2," said Las Vegas' Austin Kryszczuk, who had three hits in as many at-bats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-22/las-vegas-has-been-roll-little-le
Bayern's stamina will be tested in Travers Stakes

...the $1 million Haskell Invitational in his most recent start, Bayern will go after his second consecutive Grade 1 victory in today's 145th running of the $1.25 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.Favored at 2-1 in the morning line, Bayern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-22/bayerns-stamina-will
Evans native helps Syrian refugees

...probably know that I would be hesitant to use the words "life changing" about many events that I've ever witnessed. However, today I had the opportunity to witness something that will truly change the rest of my life.This morning we woke up early and were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-22/evans-native-helps-syria
Adam Scott, Cameron Tringale are tied at The Barclays

...to East Lake in Atlanta for the Tour Championship and a shot at the $10 million prize.Because 79 players made the cut, there will be a 54-hole cut today, only the second such cut in the playoffs since the new policy began in 2008.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-22/adam-scott-cameron-tringale-
Justin Upton's homer in 12th rallies Braves past Reds

...optioned to Triple-A Louisville, where his shoulder began bothering him again.The Braves will send Ervin Santana to the mound today against Mike Leake.Santana (13-6) has won his only other career start against the Reds, beating them 5-4 on April 25...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-22/justin-uptons-homer-12th
Jell-O's revitalization efforts turn out to be a big flop

...could be judged on its pudding or jelly mold."But Jell-O helped make those dishes accessible for everyone, she said.Today, there's a proliferation of sweets and snacks touting more pristine ingredients, such as Fage Greek yogurt and Kozy Shack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/jell-os-revitalization-eff
South Korean So Yeon Ryu opens big lead in Canadian Women's Open

...129 for 36 holes.Aiken native Matt Hendrix shot 67 and is at 135.The other locals are expected to miss the cut when it is made today. Scott Parel (71 on Friday) and Henrik Norland (70) are at 148 and Roberto Diaz (78) is at 155.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-22/south-korean-so-yeon-ryu-ope
Willie Day

...Ms. Willie Mae Day entered into rest on Wednesday, August 20 , 2014 at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted (today) Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. from Macedonia Baptist Church, Baston Road, Martinez, GA with the Rev. George...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172218958
Marie Griffin

...Griffin entered into rest on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Kentwood Nursing Facility. Funeral services will be conducted (today) Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. from Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 1454 Florence St., Augusta, GA...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172218959
Reba Shelton

...and Braden Shelton. She was a wonderful Mom and Grandmother and a very dedicated teacher. A memorial service will be held today, August 23, 2014 at the Warren Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roger Henderson officiating. Visitation will be...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172218966