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NTSB blames pilot for fatal Vein Guys crash

...people.The NTSB reports blames the pilot for the crash, citing fatigue and a lack of knowledge of the plane.On Feb. 20, 2013, the Beechcraft 390 Premier crashed in a wooded area near the Thomson-McDuffie Coun ty Airport after the landing was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/ntsb-blames-pilot-fatal-ve
What's in a college's name? A lot

...GS."But can you really just lop off a "U" and expect no one to notice?Are Eagle...Marching Band's 'GSU Scramble' shortened by a letter?How will the Georgia Dome scoreboard...isn't that something you might do for a home game?After seeing about 15,000 Eagle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-20/whats-colleges-name-lot
Mother gets a year incarceration for cruelty

A woman living with her 3-year-old daughter and a starving dog in a trash-filled house without plumbing pleaded guilty to cruelty charges Monday.Krystle L. Oyer, 26, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to cruelty to children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/mother-gets-year-incar
Cop fires shots in bowling alley brawl

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. - A police officer opened fire on a driver that police say struck at least two people -- including an officer -- after a fight in a bowling alley south of Atlanta spilled into the parking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-21/cop-fires-shots-bowling-alle
MOX contractor cites Ebola in phishing scam training drill

...fabrication facility sent an e-mail to its workers detailing a fake scenario in which a University Hospital nurse contracted Ebola.CB&I Areva MOX Ser vices, however, said it's not unusual for a cyber security drill to use a current event, such as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/mox-contractor-cites-ebola-p
Man, dressed as woman, wanted for stealing spoons

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man, dressed as a female, who is accused of stealing plastic spoons from a local business.Approximately 11:58 a.m. Sunday, the unidentified suspect was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/man-dressed-woman-want
Interim administrator to present balanced budget proposal

A big test of interim City Administrator Tameka Allen's tenure culminates Tuesday in her presentation of a 2015 city budget proposal."It's going to be a balanced budget that does not dip into reserves," Allen said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-20/interim-administrator-pr
Man falls off Georgia waterfall

CLEVELAND, Ga. - Authorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.Georgia Department...did not have details about the man's injuries, and a call to the White County Sheriff's office was not immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/man-falls-georgia-waterfall
Man faces child molestation charge

Police said a 28-year-old Augusta man has been arrested on allegations he molested a 10-year-old relative several times at their home...was booked into the Richmond County jail Sunday on a count of aggravated child molestation.Another male...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/man-faces-child-molest
Pistorius gets 5-year sentence

PRETORIA, South Africa - Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. A South African judge cited the "gross negligence" the Olympic runner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-21/pistorius-gets-5-year-senten