Columbia County man killed in I-20 wreck

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 9:24pm
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A Columbia County man was killed Monday in a wreck on Interstate 20 in Lexington County.

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Burke County deputy attacked by fox

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 8:28pm
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A Burke County Sheriff’s Office deputy was sent to the hospital after being attacked by a wild fox.

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SRNS leaders learn to lead with a purpose at annual conference

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 7:26pm
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The “why” mattered as much as the “what” during a recent Savannah River Nuclear Solutions leadership conference in Aiken under the banner “Powered by a Purpose.”

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American Bar Association president in Augusta to help kick off Law Day celebration

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 6:33pm
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Though Law Day celebrations in the former Soviet Union featured tanks and marching soldiers, every U.S. president since Eisenhower has supported the celebration of the law, because what makes America great is the belief in the rule of law, Linda Klein said.

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Hasan revives racetrack discussion

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 6:19pm
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The time could be right for an old proposal that got one Augusta Commission member in hot water.

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Annual Golden Harvest food drive Saturday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 5:30pm
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The Augusta/Aiken postal workers and Golden Harvest Food Bank are gearing up for Saturday’s “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive.

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Kirby: Fines just too much to handle

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 5:30pm
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“Look for the ridiculous in everything and you will find it.

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Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 5:23pm
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Congratulations to the Westminster students at the history contest.

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Four Augusta-area teens earn highest Girl Scout award

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 3:24pm
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Four Augusta area teens have earned the highest award bestowed on a Girl Scout.

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Augusta Gander Mountain store could remain open

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 2:42pm
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Augusta’s Gander Mountain store is among the dozens of locations that would remain open under a plan by the outdoor retailer’s new owner.

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RCSS honored at statewide nutrition conference

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 2:13pm
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The Richmond County School System had two employees honored recently at the 62nd annual Georgia School Nutrition Association (GSNA) conference in Jekyll Island.

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Columbia County concludes investigation into hostile work environment claims

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 05/08/2017 - 11:12am
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The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has officially concluded an investigation into claims of a hostile work environment brought by former Emergency Management Agency Director Pam Tucker and deputy director Rusty Welsh.

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