NAACP urges protests of Trump’s visit to Atlanta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 9:23am
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ATLANTA — The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday. Another group says demonstrators will “take a knee” before the big game to protest President Donald Trump’s visit to Atlanta.

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The Way We Were: Debating city-county consolidation

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:18pm
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This is a very interesting photograph that we know little about.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

New Miller Theater brings back old memories for many

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 8:13pm
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It was the place of many first dates, first trips to the movies, and first jobs, and on Sunday, the Miller Theater opened its doors again to welcome Augustans back inside.

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“Non-essential” Georgia government offices closed Monday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 8:11pm
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Most Georgia state government offices in the Augusta area will be closed Monday.

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 7:06pm
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Cross Creek NJROTC rifle team members head to national championship

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 7:06pm
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Johnathan Shaw meticulously looked over the targets of the Cross Creek High School NJROTC rifle team Thursday morning, evaluating the aim of his students while many teachers and students were still on Winter Break.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

No challengers have surfaced in May elections

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 7:05pm
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Augusta may be growing, but interest in leading the local government is not.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Miller Theater restoration celebrated with black-tie gala featuring Sutton Foster, Symphony Orchestra Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 9:35pm
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Sutton Foster’s opening song paid homage to the Big Apple, but it also gave a nod to her roots in the Garden City. Read more

Correspondent Photos Charmain Z. Brackett

UGA memorabilia collecting big for one Augusta family

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:44pm
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Fans of college football teams tend to show it. A T-shirt, perhaps. A decal on the back of the car. Stuff. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Georgia Power solar program to allow customers to lease panels

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:14pm
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Plugging into solar power in Georgia no longer means having to add panels to your roof for Georgia Power customers. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Aiken County school board hears more about rezoning plan

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:12pm
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Although final decisions will not be made until Jan. 23 on proposed recommendations of rezoning and construction of new schools in Aiken County, the Board of Education heard from school and community leaders Saturday to learn more about the plans. Read more

Staff Writer Amanda King

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 8:08pm
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Congratulations to the individuals who is a new millionaire, and thanks the president for it happening. Pray that the deregulating of Wall Street doesn’t come back to haunt you, as it did when President Bush, turned the greedy, no-boundaries thieves loose. Read more

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Man charged in death of 5-year-old pedestrian

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 4:12pm
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The uncle of a 5-year-old boy who died on Christmas Day after they were both hit by a vehicle while crossing the street has been charged in the incident. Read more

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Police searching for man in armed robbery at Circle K

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 3:56pm
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man involved in an armed robbery on Saturday morning. Read more

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Kirby: Good time to take on clutter, disorganization

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 6:38am
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It’s time to check your drawers. The end of the year/ first of the year is best of all times to go through those pull-out receptacles that keep clutter out of sight and (too often) out of mind. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby