Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Late coach was friendly marvel, on ice and off

...Former Chronicle editorial cartoonist Clyde Wells even showed up and spent most of the lunch teasing me about my young reporter days.Thank goodness the News paper Statute of Limi tations is only about 30 years. TODAY'S JOKE: Little Johnny's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/late-coach-was-friendly-marve
Kirby: With every Christmas, a fuller attic

...its wonderful insight of the watchdog that didn't bark because it was familiar with the criminal.In fact as a young reporter at a murder scene almost 40 years ago, I shared this observation with the investigators who were puzzled at the death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-05/kirby-every-christmas-fuller-
Answering readers' questions

...stories (we had turned off our wire service).Bill told her that we play up local news more now than when he was a young reporter or when I was the news editor at The Augusta Chronicle.One of my main jobs as news editor was to choose those front-page...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/answering-readers-questions
Climbing career might be over

It is now life and not art that requires the willing suspension of disbelief.? Lionel Trilling As a young reporter, I always enjoyed active journalism.I would climb trees and rooftops to get better camera angles.One very hot July day in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-21/climbing-career-might-be-over
Heat stories remind that these are times that fry men's soles

...page this week about policemen dealing with summer heat. I know what they mean.Thirty-five years ago, I was a young reporter dispatched to a collision in south Augusta.Not only was the outside heat breathtaking but the road also had recently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-02/heat-stories-remind-these-are
I wouldn't be where I am without Deep Throat

...to have written All the President's Men, and without that book, I would have given up long ago. When I was a young reporter, I reread that book every so often to boost my spirits. Much of its drama unreeled as the two young reporters for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/13/moo_455903.shtml
Glynn Moore
Scott brought gentlemanly touch to police force

...intimidating and difficult. But Chief Scott was always accessible, responsive and patient, particularly with a young reporter whose image of law enforcement came from popular TV shows. Augusta then, as now, was a political town, and one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/30/kir_392503.shtml
Bill Kirby
What has its grip on Bonds?

...can imagine what Roger Maris went through. Babe Ruth, I think he just kind of hovers over people a lot." When a young reporter asked a follow-up question moments later, Bonds shut him down in a hurry. "You wouldn't even understand it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/17/bas_81755.shtml
Baseball
Editor retires with trove of good stories

...Tennessee graduate ("Go, Vols" ), he worked in Nashville covering city politics while competing against another young reporter named Al Gore . If you asked Bill (and we would.), he might relate with a bemused smile some anecdote about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-30/editor-retires-trove-good-sto
Funeral of old friend brings new promise

...when people, not computers, put the news page parts together.She was nice to everyone and always had time for a young reporter whose deadline work often left him back in the composing room late at night.Winnie was just so much fun and always...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-29/funeral-old-friend-brings-new
Metro | Bill Kirby | Bill Kirby