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Paralyzed Dennis Walters tells young golfers in Aiken to never give up on dreams

...hoping they'll be better people. The concept of learning on the golf course is brilliant. I think it's terrific to get young kids interested in golf."Now in his 38th year ? he has performed more than 3,000 times and has traveled to all 50 states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-04/paralyzed-dennis-walters-tel
Protest wasn't peaceful

...protesting.I think your editorial tells these young protesters they can demonstrate any way...country honorably in war.First, these young people could have demonstrated and made...stomping on the American flag. These young people are not responsible for their actions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-05/protest-wasnt-peaceful
Augusta's Arenado slugs his way to league award

...result of Arenado's recent hot streak is a hitter leading the team in home runs and RBI. The big infielder, who is the younger brother of Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado, is keeping it simple at the plate despite the recent turnaround."I try...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-05/augustas-arenado-slugs-h
Athletes prepare for wheelchair tennis tournament

...Things like this tournament offer us that. I hope that more people will come to the sport after seeing this tourney."For younger players such as Cole, who lost his legs at age 11 because of complications from a birth defect , the tournament is an opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/athletes-prepare-wheelchair-t
Commission delays action on demolition of historic buildings as Urban Redevelopment Agency joins fight

...to pull it together."Former Mayor Bob Young turned up pressure on the city Tuesday...letter questioning the demolition plans.Young, the chairman of the Urban Redevelopment...for demolition of historic properties," Young said in an e-mail to Augusta Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-05/commission-delays-action
Michaux: Tiger Woods trumps all storylines

...are compelling stories everywhere you turn.Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth sit atop the world ranking as the most fulfilling young talents who capitalize on their promise on almost a weekly basis.Bubba Watson and Dustin Johnson put on their freakish displays...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-05/michaux-tiger-woods-trumps-a
Laney's Lemuel Lackey leaving for Evans job

...under Eric Parker before becoming head coach. "I spent so much time there that I started to coach the kids of some of the young men I had early on in my career there. I have so many, what I call, memories of Laney."Lackey went 56-33 in his eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-05-05/laneys-lemuel-lackey-
NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

...carrying his body out. Afterward many could be seen crying and consoling one another."He proved himself to be an exceptional young officer," Police Commissioner William Bratton said, noting Moore had made more than 150 arrests in less than five years on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/nypd-officer-dies-gunshot-wou
Georgia child welfare reform legislation establishing child abuse registry signed into law

...Georgia is doing something."He noted that the 2016 General Assembly session produced a number of bills aimed at helping young people.The reorganization called for by the bill, SB 138, creates district and state-level advisory boards to facilitate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-05/georgia-child-welfare-re
Jerome Bettis speaks at Boy Scouts dinner in Augusta

...retired player helps troubled and underprivileged inner-city children with his foundation, The Bus Stops Here."I was a young kid and I received help," he said. "That's why it's important for me to reach out and do whatever I can and use whatever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-04/jerome-bettis-speaks-boy-scouts-d