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Driver Travis Kvapil withdraws from race after Sprint Cup car is stolen

...than the one that ran under restrictor-plate rules in Daytona. It was sent separately to Atlanta late Thursday after the storm cleared out, accompanied by Sospenzo and six other crew members."My whole plan backfired," said Cohen, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-27/driver-travis-kvapil-withd
Winter storm slams parts of the South, dropping snow, sleet; Northeast freezes in bitter cold

...Kanawha River and nearby house caught fire. It wasn't clear if the winter storm had contributed to the crash.After the storm marched across North Carolina, where almost all of the 100 counties were under some sort of weather alert, it was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-16/winter-storm-slams-parts-south-drop
Some city departments say lessons were learned from ice storm

...going to be a continuous process."James said that after the storm, his EMA staff immediately began making adjustments...contracts from other counties, as it did last year.After the storm, Augusta didn't seek competitive bids for debris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-11/some-city-departments-sa
Firm says city owes $1 million ice-storm cleanup bill

...needed to do whatever necessary to get city streets passable again, regardless of the provisions of the contract, after the storm brought Augusta to a standstill last February.The company said it did so, hiring additional manpower and renting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-14/firm-says-city-owes-1-
Cleanup bill lingers from ice storm that paralyzed area

...contracts in Richmond County forced officials to "piggyback" on debris-management contracts from other counties.After the storm, Augusta spent more than $17.7 million to clear roughly 736,000 cubic yards of debris and repair damaged sidewalks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-25/cleanup-bill-lingers-ice-sto
The rainbow after the storm

...end result was a beautiful array of colors.The above photo sent to me by co-worker Janet Greene was taken soon after the storm, once again proving just how awe-inspiring Mother Nature can be. And, while on the topic of rainbows, ever wondered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/preston-sparks/2009-06-20/rainbow
Georgia emergency management chief Charley English demoted to deputy; Gen. Jim Butterworth named as replacement

...or more trying to drive less than 20 miles home.English apologized for the state's response, saying two days after the storm that he had "made a terrible mistake and put the governor in an awful position."Butterworth is a former Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/georgia-emergency-management
Hurricane Hugo is hard to forget

...disasters of my lifetime.In returning to Adam's Run after the storm, we found our stubborn farmers alive and well, although...when we arrived.Late in the afternoon on the day after the storm, I was on my way back to what was left of our hotel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-09-20/hurricane-hugo
Monica triumphs over personal tragedies with new album

...surrounding the release of Monica's third album, "After the Storm," are just a minor bump in the road compared with...attitude intact. She's also got a No. 1 album: "After the Storm" debuted at the top of the charts, selling about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/mus_379901.shtml
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Rants & Raves

...appreciate y'all. Thank you very much, and God bless you.THE COUNTY IS really working hard to pick up the yard waste after the storm, but the people in the houses are not sweeping up after they pick everything up.QUIT THROWING ALL the fast-food...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-10/rants-raves