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West Coast ports begin clearing heavy backlog after labor deal reached

...to the maritime association, which represents ocean-going shipping lines and the companies that load and unload cargo at port terminals.The union's ability to win white-collar wages and benefits for blue-collar work reflects a clout far beyond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-02-21/west-coast-ports-begin-cle
Adam Scott sets new course record in 'Grand Slam' victory

...Masters champion Adam Scott broke the course record Wednesday at Port Royal with 7-under 64 to win the PGA Grand Slam of Golf...that's a strong finish."For setting the course record at Port Royal ? Lucas Glover had 65 in 2009 ? the premier of Bermuda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-10-16/adam-scott-sets-new-course-r
Police substation coming to downtown Augusta

Sheriff Richard Roundtree hopes moving officers into a new substation in the old Fort Discovery space at Port Royal will make people feel safer downtown.The sheriff's office is working with Unisys, a Pennsylvania-based IT company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-20/police-substation-comi
'Mutiny' shines a light on World War II disaster

LOS ANGELES -- On July 17, 1944, a ship loaded with munitions exploded at Port Chicago in San Francisco Bay, killing 320 men, most of them black sailors. It was the worst home-front disaster of World War...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/27/ent_257374.shtml
Things to Do
Meeting unifies officials

...discussed long- and short-term plans that could affect nearly every aspect of the school system. The meeting started Friday at Port Armor in Greensboro, about 70 miles west of Augusta, off Interstate 20. Board members said they held the meeting away...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/28/met_257499.shtml
Metro
Spring training roundup: Hundley, Garciaparra return

...designated hitter in Boston's 10-3 win against Texas at Port Charlotte, Fla. Garciaparra, who last played shortstop...won't be able to pitch in game conditions for two weeks. At Port St. Lucie, Fla., the New York Mets placed Hideo Nomo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/27/bas_257358.shtml
Baseball
Rants & Raves

...I mean, this is probably one of the last chances to revitalize downtown. We've lost Fort Discovery and the Shoppes at Port Royal. And if they do not build it, the GreenJackets will go somewhere else. Columbia, Macon, Columbus all desire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-04/rants-raves
Martin Kaymer leads Grand Slam of Golf

...bogey on the par-3 13th, though that hardly got in the way of his five birdies and an eagle.The final round is today at Port Royal."It's just important that you don't relax, that you try to keep going, because I have to play against players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-14/martin-kaymer-leads-grand-sl
Property Transfers

...Howard Park, $43,000OCT. 31Jack R. Sr Nordahl to Nancy Mirela D. Viswanathan, Unit 801, Easements, River Place at Port Royal, $200,000John W. Bailey and Linda W. Bailey to Cynthia A. Ducker and Kenneth F. Ducker, Building E, Apartment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-11-28/property-transfers
Ex-Jaguar Patrick Reed loses World Match Play opener

...PGA Grand Slam of Golf by surviving a wild day of lead changes. The U.S. Open champion won on the first playoff hole at Port Royal on Wednesday by making a 10-foot birdie and then watching Watson miss his birdie putt from 4 feet.HALL OF FAME...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-15/ex-jaguar-patrick-reed-loses