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Dennis Walters, a paraplegic professional golfer, hits a ball during the Dennis Walters Golf Show at the First Tee of Aiken.

Paralyzed golfer tells youths to never give up on dream 

AIKEN - When Dennis Walters was lying in a hospital bed after an accident in 1974, he thought his dream of golf career was over.
By John Boyette

Prom season underway

High school proms are being held across the area. See who you know in our Spotted photo galleries.

Enter our photo contest

Does the US have a police brutality problem?

The Augusta Chronicle asked 60 people last week – 20 each in Aiken, Columbia and Richmond counties – whether the country has a problem. Seventy percent answered yes. 

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings April 27-May 4

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center April 27-May 4.

Video: Kirby's Augusta

Many question pipeline project

Landowners, lawmakers and local governments along the route of the so-called Palmetto Pipeline are still seeking answers to questions as fundamental as where the pipeline will run and how it will benefit Georgians.
By Mary Landers

Doctors sues state over hospital decision

Doctors Hospital of Augusta is suing the state over its decision to award a license to build a hospital in Columbia County using a rare exception to the license standards.
By Tom Corwin

2 get 20-year sentences for 2014 crime spree

Two Augusta men who robbed three people within 24 hours, leaving one victim paralyzed, pleaded guilty Monday.
By Sandy Hodson

Wheelchair tennis championship this weekend

The Walton Foundation for Independence's fifth annual Wheelchair Tennis Championship brings junior and adult players together for three days of competition beginning Friday.
By Sean Gruber

Beal leads well-rested Wizards past Hawks

ATLANTA - Bradley Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points and the Washington Wizards remained unbeaten in the postseason, knocking off the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 104-98 Sunday.

Editorial: A skewed study?

We'd put more stock in the study if not for this administration's history of manipulating administrative actions for political gain.
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