•  
  •  
Subcommittee finalizes plan for city septic tank fee

A city subcommittee on Friday finalized plans to impose a mandatory monthly fee of $14 for three years on approximately 3,500 landowners still using septic tanks when a city sewer line is located within 100 feet.Augusta Utilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-30/subcommittee-finalizes-p
Tiger shoots worst round

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro.He never looked more lost on a golf course.Woods hit wedges fat and thin, but never close. He hit one drive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-30/tigers-worst-day-ever
South Carolina judge orders journalist to tell how she obtained diary of James Brown's widow

COLUMBIA - A journalist covering the fight over soul singer James Brown's estate was ordered Friday to tell a court how she obtained a diary from Brown's widow.A judge issued a restraining order telling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-30/south-carolina-judge-o
Bayvale students get weekend meals from 'BackPack' program

...feels good to me," Demarioe said as he took a break from his work. "I like helping our...BackPack program, created last year through a partnership between Golden Harvest Food Bank...Elementary.The meals are funded through a $214,000 donation from Wal-Mart and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-30/bayvale-students-get-week
Seattle's defense is being touted as among best in NFL history

PHOENIX - As it is, a pretty persuasive case could be made that...England Patriots in Sunday's Super Bowl, a year after overwhelming Peyton Manning and...Twitter's ability to instantly transform a mild boast into motivational material for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-30/seattles-defense-being-touted
GM Danny Ferry doesn't get to enjoy Hawks' success

...juggernaut he created, undoubtedly offset by a sense of melancholy that he's not along...baby. He acquired nearly every player on a team that stunningly leads the NBA in wins...I certainly hope that Danny Ferry gets a job as a general manager somewhere else...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-30/newberry-gm-danny-ferry-doesn
Richmond County coroners receive specialized training to recognize abuse of the elderly and at-risk

...abuse of the elderly and at-risk adults ? a task that officials say is not easy."Finding...participants at the beginning. "Right after, we got a lot of deaths in the personal care homes and this helped us a lot."After Augusta's two deputy coroners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-30/richmond-county-corone
New safety technology lowers chance that driver will die in a car crash, study finds

WASHINGTON - The chances of a driver dying in a crash in a late-model car or light truck fell by more than a third over three years, and nine car models had zero deaths per million registered vehicles, according to a study by the Insurance Institute...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/new-safety-technology-lowe
Top-ranked Kentucky beats Missouri for 20th in a row

...Andrew Harrison scored 15 points to lead a balanced Kentucky attack, and the No. 1 Wildcats pulled away in the second half for a 69-53 victory over Missouri on Thursday...6-3).The Buckeyes have won three in a row. GEORGIA SOUTHERN 83, APPALACHIAN STATE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-29/top-ranked-kentucky-beats
A headliner with heart

...Christmas holiday that musician Darius Rucker recorded a locally inspired song, Possibilities, to promote...Augustan Brennan Simkins by his father, Turner, and a family friend, Joe Stevenson, who's also a local music promoter.Brennan was diagnosed with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-29/headliner-heart