Augusta closer to allowing small breweries, distilleries in business zones

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 12:00am
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The ability to brew beer and distill spirits outside of industrial zones continues to prove sticky in Augusta. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Salvation Army holds food drive for soup kitchen, pantry

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:42pm
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Daylyn Knox greeted every customer that entered and exited Kroger at Washington Walk Shopping Center with an eager and hopeful smile as she encouraged them to donate to the Salvation Army’s sixth annual Food 2 Fight Hunger drive. Read more

Staff Writer Amanda King

Georgia gubernatorial candidate Abrams visits Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:40pm
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Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams knows that everyone in Georgia didn’t have the same opportunity she did growing up. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:36pm
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Isn’t the health insurance industry responsible for the rise in health care premiums? I don’t believe the Affordable Care Act requires premium increases. It’s just corporate greed. Read more

City Ink: Work session strategy is always the same

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:26pm
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When Augusta government officials talk strategy, the only real strategy they’ve ever come up with is to raise your taxes and fees. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Flash flood warning expires as crews repair power outages

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 8:20pm
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Power crews are working to repair power outages and a flash flood warning has expired in the Augusta area.

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Two local attorneys on short list to fill state court judgeship

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 6:39pm
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The short list of potential candidates to fill the seat of retiring Richmond County State Court Chief Judge Richard Slaby is composed of Robert “Bo” Hunter III and E. Freddie Sanders. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

KIRBY: Political power a true short story

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 6:35pm
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I had lunch earlier this week with the Prime-Timers youth group at Abilene Baptist, and we were talking about vacations. One of those precocious youngsters asked me to name the most amazing place I’d ever been. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Victim identified in fatal accident on Deans Bridge Road

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 5:14pm
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One man has died following a single-vehicle accident on Deans Bridge Road Saturday morning. Read more

From Staff Reports

8-year-old Salley golfer wins another world tournament

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 12:12pm
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Luke Parsons, the 8-year-old golf prodigy from Salley, S.C., has won the IMG Junior Golf World Championship in his age division. Read more

Staff Writer Photos James Folker