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Augusta residents, officials see progress in goat project

In just over a week since nine goats were assigned to eat...officials and area residents are already noticing a difference.Zachary Bell, whose Sanderling...Manager Randy Wishard has checked on the goats a number of times since they went to work Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/augusta-residents-officials-
Loud noises may be heard near Fort Gordon

...Explosives training will be held at the installation's artillery impact area Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. until dusk, according to a news release. The 202nd Explosive Ordinance and Disposal unit is conducting routine demolition training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/loud-noises-may-be-heard-nea
Drunken assault leads to prison term

A 29-year-old man who attacked a female taxi driver and fought with a Richmond County sheriff's deputy after a night of drinking pleaded guilty Thursday.Joshua V. Peninger enter pleas in Richmond County Superior Court to felony obstruction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-21/drunken-assault-leads-
Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

SAN FRANCISCO - Ap ple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors...by Steve Jobs.The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's...up 4 cents at $100.57. That gave Apple a market value of $602 billion ? by far more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/apples-stock-bounces-back-
Clemson running back Zac Brooks to miss 2014 season because of a foot injury

...Brooks will miss the 2014 season because of a foot injury.Brooks finished third on the...touchdowns, but was expected to take on a much larger role this year."Zac was having an outstanding camp and was ready for a terrific year," coach Dabo Swinney said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-20/clemson-running-back-zac-
Justice vs. A Pound of Flesh

...in Ferguson, Mo. Sadly, Dr. Ben Carson, a Mandela-esque figure of calm, kindness and reason who is a favorite presidential candidate among many conservatives...Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon whipping the crowd up with a call from on high for a "vigorous prosecution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-21/justice-vs-pound-fles
Ferguson officer modest, private

FERGUSON, Mo. - A white police officer whose shooting death...18-year-old ignited racial upheaval in a St. Louis suburb has been characterized as...aggressor whose deadly gunfire constituted a daylight execution or a law enforcer wrongly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/ferguson-officer-modest-priv
Farmers market

Commodities available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week at the Georgia Farmers Market, 1150 Fifth St. Call (706) 721-3004 from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 9 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-08-21/farmers-market
New Metro Market opening Friday next to Augusta Common

A new market opening Friday next to Augusta Common will let downtown shoppers purchase anything from a quick meal and a glass of wine to a tube of toothpaste.After nine months of renovation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-20/new-metro-m
Sears 2Q loss widens on sluggish sales

...HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears Holdings Inc. recorded a hefty second-quarter loss Thursday on another sales slump, raising more concerns about the future of a company that once was a staple of American shopping.The company, which operates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-21/sears-2q-loss-wide