Proposed cyber security facility set for riverfront location

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 4:00pm
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Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal was crystal clear: the new $50 million cyber security facility he proposed building in Augusta should happen “with lightning speed,” Augusta University President Brooks Keel said. Business and economic development will soon follow, he said. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Augusta MLK parade has new route

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:33am
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The city of Augusta has reworked the route for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade to reduce congestion around Lucy C. Laney High School. Read more

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Dave Chappelle to perform in Augusta on Feb. 7

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 10:59am
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The managers of Augusta Entertainment Complex on Wednesday announced it has scheduled actor-comedian Dave Chappelle to perform Feb. 7 at the complex’s Bell Auditorium.

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One person arrested, two sought in armed robbery

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 9:58am
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One man was arrested and two are being sought in the Tuesday evening armed robbery of a Peach Orchard Road business.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Josey teacher placed on leave after rap video shot on campus

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 8:52am
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T.W. Josey High School’s teacher of the year is on administrative leave after a rap video was filmed on campus. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

NY man confesses to 2012 Georgia slaying

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 8:04am
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SCARSDALE, N.Y. — Authorities in a New York City suburb say a Georgia man walked into a police station and confessed to a five-year-old unsolved slaying in his home state.

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Sketch released of woman whose bones found in suitcase

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 8:00am
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BUFORD, Ga. — Police have released a sketch of woman whose skull and bones were found in a suitcase along a Georgia interstate northeast of Atlanta.

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Police seek man for questioning in December shooting death

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 7:55am
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Police are seeking a man for questioning in the December shooting death of a 21-year-old.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Arrest made in November Aiken County death

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:26pm
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On Monday, Aiken County deputies arrested the daughter of a woman found dead outside a home on November 30. Read more

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Rape case against 17-year-old sent to grand jury

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:25pm
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A 17-year-old accused of rape in an alleged assault on an unconscious teen will face indictment and trial in Richmond County. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

Augusta committee slows action on Housing department spending

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:21pm
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Augusta Commission members “pumped the brakes” Tuesday on an existing streamlined process for approving contracts and spending in the city Housing and Community Development office. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Winner of Wendy’s High School Heisman is honored in Aiken

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:20pm
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AIKEN – 2016 was quite a year for Frelicia Tucker. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Kinder Morgan pipeline spill still polluting two years later

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:17pm
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A gasoline pipeline spill that’s seeping into the Savannah River watershed is the subject of a lawsuit filed late last month against pipeline giant Kinder Morgan. Read more

Savannah Morning News Photos Mary Landers

Haley proposes more tax cuts as legislators return

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:06pm
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COLUMBIA — South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley launched the legislative session Tuesday by again asking legislators to cut taxes. Read more

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Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:01pm
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Mayor Hardie Davis and the Augusta Commission members who attended the secret meeting at Jamestown community center need to resign. Read more

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Affordable Care Act enrollment up

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 10:58pm
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The numbers are up for enrollment under the Affordable Care Act, and Obama administration officials are still urging people to continue to enroll in the health insurance program despite what might be an imminent repeal by Congress. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

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