Suspects sought after early morning shooting in Beech Island

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 11/25/2016 - 9:22am
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Aiken County authorities are asking the public’s help for information following a shooting early Friday in Beech Island. Read more

Photos Staff Reports

Hilda tortoises hatch but finding them is hard

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 9:07pm
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HILDA, S.C. — The population of this Barnwell County town has risen in recent months but officials aren’t sure how many new residents they have. Read more

Barnwell People-Sentinel Laura McKenzie

THE WAY WE WERE: Thanksgiving Shoppers

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 8:53pm
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The surge of Friday shopping on the day after Thanksgiving has been around for decades, but in Augusta it appears the practice we now call Black Friday really took off in 1978, months after the opening of Regency and Augusta malls. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Pop Newman was Augusta’s mayor of the ’70s

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 7:24pm
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Former Augusta Mayor Lewis A. “Pop” Newman passed away earlier this week (at age 97!) and Clyde Wells, the longtime Chronicle editorial page cartoonist, called me to share Pop stories. Read more

Staff Writer Kirby: Pop Newman was Augusta's mayor of the '70s... Bill Kirby

As Black Friday kicks off, locally owned business prepare for Small Business Saturday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 7:14pm
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Today is Black Friday, but Jacquelyne Beck’s holiday shopping itinerary doesn’t involve a mall or a big-box store. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 6:27pm
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Comments from readers. Read more

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Money reported missing from Little Caesar’s

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 5:16pm
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An investigation is ongoing after an alleged burglary of an Augusta business. Read more

From Staff Reports

Hounds steal show at Thanksgiving Day ceremony

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 5:14pm
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AIKEN — As if on cue, Vitamin bayed his approval as Father George Alexander delivered the Blessing for the Aiken Hounds on Thursday morning in Hitchcock Woods. Read more

Sports Editor Photos John Boyette

Augusta woman hospitalized after stabbing

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 1:42pm
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An Augusta woman was hospitalized Wednesday after being stabbed on First Avenue. Read more

From Staff Reports

Masters Table provides Thanksgiving meal to those in need

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:53pm
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As the clock struck 10 a.m., a steady line began forming outside of Masters Table Soup Kitchen on Fenwick Street. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Douglas Stutsman

6th child dies in Chattanooga bus crash

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 9:35pm
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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A school bus driver had no drugs or alcohol in his system when he careened off a road and smashed into a tree, killing six elementary schoolchildren, police said Wednesday. Read more

Photos Associated Press

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