Sunday search doesn’t find second victim in boat collision

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:48pm
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Sunday’s search efforts did not locate the body of Tom Allgood Jr., one of two men killed in the collision of two bass boats Friday near Wildwood boat ramp.

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Aiken, Richmond County schools partner with colleges

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 11:48am
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Two Augusta area school systems are creating the college experience for a select group of high school students next school year.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

City Ink: All they want for Christmas is arena plan approved

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:36am
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If Augusta commissioners approve Regency Mall owner Alan Cardinale’s latest offer Tuesday, Santa Claus will be coming to town early, especially for Cardinale, Mayor Hardie Davis and Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority attorney Ed Enoch. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

City’s tree officially lit for season

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:31am
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Augustans began lining Broad Street nearly an hour prior to the Christmas Light Up Spectacular and Christmas Parade on Saturday afternoon. Local high schools, civic organizations and local leaders were among the participants in the parade. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Commission lacks consensus on Regency Mall arena proposal

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:21am
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The future of James Brown Arena is now in the hands of 10 Augusta commissioners, who are scheduled to vote Tuesday on a proposal to relocate the civic center to the former Regency Mall property. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Rudisill given top-honor at SRNL

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:41pm
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Tracy S. Rudisill has been named the 2017 recipient of the Donald Orth Lifetime Achievement Award by the Savannah River National Laboratory. Read more

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Georgia panel on homelessness urges focus on mental health

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:36pm
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ATLANTA — Georgia needs to target issues around mental health and substance abuse in order to address needs of the state’s homeless population, state lawmakers say. Read more

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Murder trial to begin Monday for Augusta man accused of killing sister’s boyfriend

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:16pm
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A murder trial is expected to start Monday for an Augusta man accused of fatally shooting his sister’s boyfriend more than two years ago. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

Empty Stocking Fund List

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:15pm
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In memory of my beloved sister Ramona Carroll by Blythe Carroll Hampton $100.00 Read more

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:14pm
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It is hard to believe that a letter to the editor stated: “Our president is an honest man.” Even Ted Cruz declared that Trump is a “pathological liar.” Read more

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KIRBY: No second thoughts about first aid

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:13pm
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Who lives without folly is not so wise as he thinks. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Thomson woman wants to make sure autistic son has a Christmas

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:00pm
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A Thomson woman needs help in making sure her child has a good Christmas. Read more

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Identities of missing boaters released

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 12:48pm
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A well-known Augusta attorney was identified as one of two people killed in a boating accident Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Abbigail Lennon

Senate OKs tax bill as Trump, GOP near big legislative win

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 2:44am
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WASHINGTON — Republicans pushed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill through the Senate early Saturday after a burst of eleventh-hour horse trading, as a party starved all year for a major legislative triumph took a giant step toward giving President Donald Trump one of his top priorities by Christmas. Read more

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Local Georgia, Auburn connections share memories

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:50pm
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Despite its roots in Georgia athletics, the Douglas family quickly bonded with the Auburn community when John suited up in burnt orange and navy blue. Read more

Staff Writers Photos David Lee and Chris Gay

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:40pm
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How much lower can Trump sink in pretending that he was supposed to be considered as Time magazine person of the year? Read more

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Health problems threaten one family’s Christmas

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:35pm
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Health problems threaten to make one family’s Christmas less merry. An Augusta woman writes that she is a cancer survivor and has many medical issues that prevent her from working. Her children also suffer health issues such as asthma. Read more

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HIV stigma still a problem in Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 9:59pm
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Nearly half the people with HIV live in the South and more than half of those with the disease who do not know they have it also live in the South. With World AIDS Day on Friday, advocates talk about the difficulty in getting people in the Augusta area to be tested due to the ongoing stigma. Read more

Staff Writer Tom Corwin

Empty Stocking Fund List

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 9:45pm
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In loving memory of my brothers, Roland Broome and Charles Broome $200.00 Read more

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