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Target is locked

...target Walker's landmark public-sector union reforms. His efforts broke Wisconsin...from tax-subsidized, state-employee unions seeking bureaucrat-level wages, benefits...Walker was "waging war on public employee unions, particularly the ones for teachers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/target-locked
NFL salary cap increases by $10 million

The NFL's salary cap is going up $10 million to $143.28 million for the 2015 season.All 32 teams and the players' union were notified Monday of the increase, the second consecutive season the cap went up by at least $10 million. Adding in benefits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-02/nfl-salary-cap-increases-10-m
Cubs will ask for more time to finish upgrades

...30 seconds remaining and the batter must be in the box from 20 to 5 seconds left.MLB, with the blessing of the players' union, is hoping to shorten the length of games ? the average was just over 3 hours in 2014 ? and eliminate delays to make it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-02/cubs-will-ask-more-time-
Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

...time to finalize details."We weren't able to put those pieces in play this go-around," Clark said after his annual union meeting with Cleveland. "It is conceivable somewhere down the road that there may be a spring training game played in Cuba...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-28/players-union-head-futur
Rants & Raves

...MURDERS three people, he should be executed. "Hate" doesn't matter. It's the physical act that is the crime. LABOR UNIONS HAVE caused major West Coast ports to stop moving cargo. Does Obama even know about this? He doesn't seem to mention it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-27/rants-raves
Phone scams claiming missed jury duty defraud individuals

...from a man impersonating a Richmond County sheriff's deputy, according to incident reports. They were told to send Western Union money orders for $1,495 from Bi-Lo stores to avoid arrest for failing to show up for jury duty, according to the reports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-26/phone-scams-claiming-m
Judge's ruling paves way for Adrian Peterson's reinstatement

...Peterson was using for discipline, the union contended that the prior standard of punishment...and when those rules are violated, our union always stands up to protect our players...and his ruling pattern has favored the union more often than not.The increased penalty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-26/judges-ruling-paves-way-adria
Cedric Hamilton

UNION CITY, Ga. - Funeral service Mr. Cedric Lamont Hamilton, age 31, a Thomson native, of Union City, will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Springfield Baptist Church, Thomson, Pastor, Rev. Frederick D...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174267876
Policies set stage for dictatorship

...dictatorial form of government, which in turn can more easily manipulate a low-educated populace.Why does our government and unions discourage private education while many poor families want their children to go and have a better chance in life? Is this a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-22/policies-set-stage-dicta
John Sherrod

...with funeral services to follow at 7 pm at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 27 at 2pm in Union Grove Methodist Church in Midville, GA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174258649