Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 08/06/2017 - 12:37am
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COLUMBIA — A decade ago, utilities were persuading politicians across the country to let them spend big to go nuclear. Read more

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:47pm
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To the four young people who think it is fun to intimidate people on the Augusta Canal: Remember if you play stupid games you win stupid prizes. Read more

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Superintendent looks to community, business leaders to help in school district turnaround

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:47pm
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Richmond County schools are on the move, according to Superintendent Dr. Angela Pringle. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Kirby: In 1947, city manager came and went in August

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:44pm
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Seventy years ago post-World War II Augustans seemed so dissatisfied with their government, they decided to junk the mayor’s office and let a city manager run things. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Event hopes to get guns off the streets

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:41pm
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Sometimes things meant for harm can turn into something good. That’s what Niki Watson from Future Successors is hoping to do with guns collected from the Fourth Annual Gun Buy Back Day.  Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

What is the First Priority Act?

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:39pm
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In November, Georgians voted against Opportunity School District, an amendment that would give the state control over persistently failing schools. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Students, parents learn value of education

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:38pm
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Education matters. That was the message Donna Moore Wesby and 30 presenters conveyed to 190 middle school and high school students, young adults and parents from Wrens, Ga., to Batesburg, S.C., at USC Aiken on Saturday. Read more

Staff Writer Amanda King

New MCG residency program could help keep doctors in Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:13pm
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Dr. Celine Si was looking for as much as she could experience as a new Family Medicine resident while still having the structure and supervision of an academic program. She found the right mix in a new position at University Hospital. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Superintendent looks forward to new school year

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 11:12pm
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As superintendent of Columbia County schools, Dr. Sandra Callaway makes students her priority. With multiple issues facing public schools across the country, Carraway knows that providing a good environment for students to learn and express ideas isn’t easy. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King