Former South Carolina schools chief could be nation’s No. 2

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 10:49pm
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina’s former schools chief said Wednesday he’s eager to help expand parental options if confirmed as the nation’s No. 2 education official. Read more

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Friedman library temporarily closed beginning Thursday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 7:54pm
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Due to construction on the roof, the Friedman Branch Library on 1447 Jackson Road will be closed Thursday through Sunday. Read more

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Program helps students learn where their food comes from

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 6:49pm
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Ten local farmers helped bring the farm to the city Wednesday at Monte Sano Elementary School to assist with the Georgia Department of Agriculture’s Feed My School initiative. Read more

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Club Car donates new golf cart to help disabled at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 6:48pm
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Club Car dedicated a 2017 golf cart, valued at more than $16,000, to the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center to help get disabled veterans from the parking lot to the front of the facility. Read more

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Corrections officials regain control of McCormick prison dorm

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 5:41pm
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — Authorities were still investigating Wednesday how several inmates got to the top of a dorm room at a maximum-security prison in South Carolina. Read more

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