Mass casualty training event held in Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 11:00am
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Beverly Snyder-Desalles eyed Cody Lomax’s bloody leg and torn clothes and gave him an extra squirt of blood from her spray bottle.

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Primitive weapons hunting season opens soon

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 10:44am
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The week-long primitive weapons deer hunting season opens in Georgia on Oct. 14. Read more

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Homeless woman victim of deadly Augusta shooting

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 9:18am
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A homeless woman is dead after an early-morning shooting in Augusta.

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One dead in house fire in Aiken County

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 8:27am
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One person is dead after a house fire Wednesday afternoon in Aiken County.

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:00pm
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Rant to Kenneth Makin: Why didn’t you complain about the obelisk during The eight years Obama was president. A lot of people do not like the James Brown statue, but I have not seen anything in the news about having it removed. Read more

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Some health care experts offer warnings about Trump’s new proposal

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 10:57pm
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Unable yet to fulfill a campaign promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, President Trump has vowed to issue an executive order soon that would allow people to buy health insurance across state lines and buy together as a group to get cheaper rates. Those kinds of plans, experts said, would avoid state scrutiny for fiscal solvency and potentially flout consumer protections in a search of lower premiums, and they warned that similar plans have had spectacular failures that have left thousands without coverage owing millions in medical bills. Read more

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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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