Former Masters, Augusta National chairman Hootie Johnson dies

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 2:26pm
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William W. “Hootie” Johnson never backed down from a fight. Whether it was on the football field, in the boardroom or over Augusta National Golf Club’s all-male membership, Johnson stood firm in his convictions. The former Masters Tournament chairman died Friday morning. He was 86. Read more

Sports Editor Photos John Boyette

Federer, Cilic reach Wimbledon finals

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 1:57pm
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LONDON — Marin Cilic will face Roger Federer in the men’s finals at Wimbledon.

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Augusta Southern Nationals canceled

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 1:28pm
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The Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat event scheduled for next week has been canceled. Read more

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Beech Island Waffle House robbed by masked gunman

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:19pm
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A Beech Island Waffle House was robbed early Friday morning by a masked gunman Read more

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Augusta streetlight fees set to rise

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:34am
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Augusta’s uneven streetlight fees, a problem uncorrected since consolidation two decades ago, coupled with rates not adjusted to cover new expenses, are the impetus for a possible streetlight fee increase that could be on next month’s tax bills. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord