UGA memorabilia collecting big for one Augusta family

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:44pm
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Fans of college football teams tend to show it. A T-shirt, perhaps. A decal on the back of the car. Stuff. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Georgia Power solar program to allow customers to lease panels

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:14pm
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Plugging into solar power in Georgia no longer means having to add panels to your roof for Georgia Power customers. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Aiken County school board hears more about rezoning plan

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:12pm
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Although final decisions will not be made until Jan. 23 on proposed recommendations of rezoning and construction of new schools in Aiken County, the Board of Education heard from school and community leaders Saturday to learn more about the plans. Read more

Staff Writer Amanda King

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:08pm
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Congratulations to the individuals who is a new millionaire, and thanks the president for it happening. Pray that the deregulating of Wall Street doesn’t come back to haunt you, as it did when President Bush, turned the greedy, no-boundaries thieves loose. Read more

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Man charged in death of 5-year-old pedestrian

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 4:12pm
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The uncle of a 5-year-old boy who died on Christmas Day after they were both hit by a vehicle while crossing the street has been charged in the incident. Read more

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Police searching for man in armed robbery at Circle K

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 3:56pm
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man involved in an armed robbery on Saturday morning. Read more

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Kirby: Good time to take on clutter, disorganization

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 6:38am
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It’s time to check your drawers. The end of the year/ first of the year is best of all times to go through those pull-out receptacles that keep clutter out of sight and (too often) out of mind. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Noted artist wants to do updated painting of Miller Theater

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:30pm
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One of the Miller Theater’s biggest fans will be in absentia Saturday night when the historic venue opens the doors to its first crowd in more than 30 years. But he sends his love from Los Angeles. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 8:33pm
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The person who wrote that by defacing Confederate statues meant defacing a U.S. veteran was mistaken . They are monuments to veterans of the Confederate States of America, a separate country than the United States of America. Read more

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Bond denied for man accused of murder in Dec. 26 fatal shooting

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 4:58pm
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An Augusta man accused of killing a man engaged in a domestic dispute with an acquaintance was denied bond Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Area nonprofit works to aid homeless during cold weather

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 3:18pm
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Bulk by bulk each volunteer at the Salvation Army’s Center of Hope in Augusta unloaded and sorted through a heap of warm bedding materials donated to keep warm those seeking shelter at the facility . Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

South Carolina governor proposes tax cuts for vets, first responders

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 1:52pm
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LEXINGTON, S.C. — South Carolina’s governor is proposing tax cuts for veterans and first responders. Read more

Photos Associated Press