Atlanta cops shoot teen carjacking suspect

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 7:28am

ATLANTA — A 16-year-old suspected of stealing a vehicle has been injured after being shot by officers in Atlanta.

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Immigrants who challenged tuition policy win case

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 11:42pm

ATLANTA — A judge says the Georgia university system must allow immigrants to pay in-state tuition if they’ve been granted temporary permission by the federal government to stay in the United States. Read more

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Heavy rainfall clogs streets

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 11:41pm

Heavy rains caused raw sewage overflows in several parts of Richmond County. According to Augusta Utilities Department, highly diluted wastewater began running out of several manholes because of heavy rainfall that began Monday and continued throughout Tuesday morning. At Bush Field, 7.9 inches of rain was recorded. Read more

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Rants and Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 11:39pm

Raves for AC editorial on the minimum wage hike brouhaha: Another common sense and pragmatic take on an issue that many of us realize and support but also know will inevitably be ignored by lawmakers with stunted visions and personal agendas. Read more