US buyout firm Apollo to buy ClubCorp for $1.1 billion

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 9:24pm
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WASHINGTON — Apollo Global Management has agreed to purchase ClubCorp – which owns more than 200 golf and country clubs, including Aiken’s Woodside Plantation – for $1.1 billion.

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1998 homicides remain unsolved

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 8:50pm
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Five homicides from 1998 remain unsolved in Richmond County. Two of the deaths, however, happened within 72 hours of each other, and investigators believe they might be connected.

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 7:50pm
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Stop the blanket lying about Democrats loving violence. It’s the Trump supporters who have been pushing it during the elections and onward. It’s Trump and his big mouth and lying fingers who provoke North Korea’s leader as he keeps poking falsely at Muslims. The man can’t do world business like a big childish bully.

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Strom Thurmond graduate going to Harvard

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 7:49pm
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EDGEFIELD, S.C. — Emily Santiago-Preachers is going to Harvard, even though it wasn’t her first choice.

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THE WAY WE WERE: The Forrest-Ricker Hotel

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 7:48pm
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You might say the old Forrest Hills-Ricker Hotel was the right idea at the wrong time.

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