City Ink: Eggs aren’t all city’s been dropping

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 8:56pm
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The mayor’s Easter egg drop wasn’t what it was cracked up to be. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Augusta area will see some lane closures next week

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 8:54pm
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The Augusta area will see some lane closures this week. Read more

Photos Staff Reports

Lines being drawn in Augusta’s war against sagging pants

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 8:52pm
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Lines are being drawn in Augusta’s war against sagging pants. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Ferris State claims national disc golf championship

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 8:19pm
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NORTH AUGUSTA — Ferris State donned matching red caps Saturday commemorating its 2015 national title. A new shipment is now in order.

Read more Staff Writer Photos David Lee

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 6:02pm
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Comments from readers. Read more

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Fatal Saturday traffic victim identified

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/15/2017 - 12:24pm
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The 54-year-old pedestrian stuck and killed by an automobile in the 3900 block of Peach Orchard Road early Saturday has been identified. Read more

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Fired officers had previously arrested same man

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 11:38pm
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ATLANTA — Two Georgia police officers fired after they were caught on video kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop had arrested the same person eight months earlier during another traffic stop, police records show. Read more

Photos Associated Press

Kirby: A genius some of the time

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 11:37pm
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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

12 days remain for SC legislators to find road-funding solution

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 11:31pm
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COLUMBIA — Finding a way to fix South Carolina’s crumbling highways will likely dominate the legislative session’s closing days. Just 12 days remain on the legislative calendar for the General Assembly to compromise on an issue that legislators of both parties called their top priority for the year. Read more

Associated Press

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 9:41pm
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Congrats to our South Carolina players who played so well and placed so highly as No. 1 (ladies basketball, both high school and college) and No. 3 or 4 (men’s college basketball). Read more

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Paine to announce finalists Monday to succeed current president

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 4:00pm
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Paine College will announce three finalists on Monday to succeed current President Samuel Sullivan, its board chair-elect said Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Federal government settles medical malpractice case over veteran’s treatment

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 3:53pm
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The federal government has settled a medical malpractice case filed by the widow of an Army veteran, according to court documents filed Friday in U.S. District Court. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

Former Richmond County probate court employee files discrimination lawsuit

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 3:47pm
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A former employee of the Richmond County Probate Court filed suit in U.S. District Court alleging her 2014 firing was racially motivated. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Former auto dealership parts department manager indicted

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 2:32pm
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The former manager of the parts department at Thomson Chrysler Jeep has been indicted on 31 counts of wire fraud. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Post-storm salvage begins at Pointes West

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 2:25pm
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A salvage contract has been awarded to clean up the mess left at Pointes West Army Recreation Center marina from last week’s storm that pummeled the Augusta area. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner