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Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...turned to the labor of cleanup during the 1990s, and the work force went from about 25,000 to about 13,000. Today's SRS advocates say the site must diversify to branch out into new missions. The lab has a glut of hydrogen experience, which is being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
Department of Social Services requests 200 more workers to reach caseload goals

...has made only one request for new caseworkers in the past four years.The Senate panel began the review after child welfare advocates said the agency was missing abuse cases that led to children dying. The agency got approval earlier this year to hire 50...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/department-social-services-re
Obama bans discrimination against federal workers and contractors who are gay and transgender

...for gay and transgender employees working for the federal government and for companies holding federal contracts, telling advocates he embraced the "irrefutable rightness of your cause.""America's federal contracts should not subsidize discrimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/obama-bans-discrimination-
Turn out on Tuesday

...needs Kingston's advocacy more than ever.On a more local level, if there's a section of Augusta that needs a tireless advocate, it's the south side. Finnegan has lived there since the U.S. Navy brought his family to the CSRA in 1979, and few...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-21/turn-out-tuesday
Election Updates

...Georgia's 10th Congressional District. Broun vacated the seat to run unsuccessfully for the Senate.Hice is a longtime advocate for political activism from the pulpit. He campaigned as an ideological successor to Broun, a congressman known for his fundamentalist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Good things come in threes

...than three of the four Energy Department-proposed alternatives. The price tag of the fourth DOE option is unknown.MOX advocates, including contractor Shaw AREVA MOX Services, say total costs are closer to $17 billion.Only a federal bureaucrat could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/good-things-come-thre
Step into the 2014 Hyundai Sonata! Clean, sporty and safe, this ca... 2014 Hyundai Sonata Limited $25,272

...Clean, sporty and safe, this car appeals to a broad swath of customers, from the sport compact fan to the environmental advocate! A turbocharger is also included as an economical means of increasing performance. It includes leather upholstery, a blind...

http://autos.augusta.com/Autos?tid=&tp=autos.augusta.com&category=search&temp_ty
Support secular morality

...straight. Why would a child want to be gay when he or she faces so much rejection and condemnation for doing so? Gay-rights advocates are to be admired for standing up to this bigotry.Religion frequently makes people's rights contingent on how they are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/support-secular-morality
Augusta Commission approves animal adoption plan

...citing low compliance in the past and the high risk of letting unaltered animals in the public to breed.Barrett and other advocates said that would only worsen the 70 percent euthanasia rate, which has resulted in the deaths of 13,000 dogs, cats and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-15/augusta-commission-appro
Kelley family holding celebrity golf tournament, concert with Lady Antebellum this fall

...students, nurses and technologists at University Hospital's Heart & Vascular Institute."Dr. Kelley has been a great advocate for University Hospital. He cared for patients here at University where he practiced for more than two decades, and we are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-15/kelley-family-holding