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Paine woes require action

...and Schools Commission on Colleges found at Paine College mismanaged student financial...a 132-year-old institution, stands at the door of possible revocation of accreditation...historical institution with a rich legacy at great risk.The current predicament of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-29/paine-woes-require-actio
Augusta woman reports armed robbery at Skinner Mill Road home

Deputies say a man robbed an Augusta woman at gunpoint Friday, stealing cash and more than $2,100 worth of jewelry from her home.About 2:30 p.m., Denise Mines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-27/augusta-woman-reports-
Jeff Gordon triumphs at Brickyard

...in the final five laps of Sunday's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.It was a rare...a hometown favorite, won his first race at the famed Brickyard."You're leading the...Rick Mears ? had ever won five oval races at the Brickyard.A gimpy back had him thinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-27/jeff-gordon-triumphs-brick
At 101, weather observer Richard Hendrickson gets service award

...Weather Service.The Weather Service honored Hendrickson on Sunday by naming its 80-year service award in his honor at a ceremony at its Long Island offices in Upton. Hendrickson, who is estimated to have tallied more than 150,000 weather observations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-07-27/101-weather-observer-richard
Few filmmakers yell 'cut' over age

Visiting a retired Frank Capra at his Sierra Nevada hideaway, Clint Eastwood...of the famed director, who died in 1991 at 94, three decades after his last film...wonder why that is?' "East wood, who at 84 just released the musical Jersey Boys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-28/few-filmmakers-yell-cut-over-age
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...pass a $9 million property tax increase at a called meeting today.The 2-mill increase...discussed their recommendation for the increase at length during the commission's June 27...transit, were approved as "action items" at the retreat.The exemption, included in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Fort Gordon Post Exchange hiring 100 for expanded facility

...associates to support a $22 million expansion at its facility, which includes nearly doubling...eighth in line to inquire about positions at the employment office. When she left, she said the line grew to 200."I have shopped at (the Post Exchange) many times with my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-28/fort-gordon-post-exchange-hi
Braves greats take place in Hall of Fame

...as commissioner Bud Selig introduced Bobby Cox at the National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony...immortality together ? while taking friendly jabs at another.Braves love was the order of the day at the 75th induction ceremony Sunday, where former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-27/braves-greats-take-place
South Carolina man attacked by three men in McCormick County

...tried to sexually assault him and then shot at him while he was bicycling in McCormick...face. One of the suspects fired a shot at him. The victim returned fire with a Glock...place a half mile from the parking area at the trail head.According to the post...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-28/south-carolina-man-att
Energy Secretary Moniz discusses MOX funding during SRS visit

...mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site if the project survives...We charged the contractors with looking at different tracks depending on what the funding...Tim Scott, and Rep. Joe Wilson were also at the site.The House appropriated $345...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-28/energy-secretary-moniz-discus