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UGA athletes top SEC academic list

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia placed 88 student-athletes on the 2014-15 Winter Southeastern Conference Academic Honor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-27/uga-athletes-top-sec-academi
Richmond County Probate Judge remembered for his service

...Buddy" Jolles extended their condolences Sunday for a man they say emphasized service while in office.Jolles died Friday in Athens, Ga. He was 83.An Augusta native, Jolles graduated from the Academy of Richmond County in 1948 before attending the Junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-26/richmond-county-probate-judge
Isaac Jolles

...Georgia, Marcy Jolles and John Achee of Athens, Georgia, and Jonathan and Leslie Jolles...of his life, he and his wife moved to Athens, Georgia to be closer to their children...Care and St. Mary's Hospice House in Athens, Georgia. His nephews Frank Miller...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174722252
UGA tuition outpaces HOPE aid

ATHENS, Ga. -- The expense of a college education remains on a steep upward trend.The combined annual cost of tuition and fees at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-23/uga-tuition-outpaces-hope-ai
Georgia Bank & Trust owner reports $4.2 million quarterly profit

...in the Augusta metro area, has 12 offices. The company has mortgage operations in Augusta and Savannah and a loan office in Athens.Southeastern Bank Fi nancial had total assets of $1.8 billion at the end of March, an increase of $70.6 million from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/georgia-bank-trust-owner-r
Assistant Athens dean to be interim

An assistant dean will serve as interim dean of the Athens campus of Medical College of Georgia while a search goes...looking for a permanent replacement for Schuster to head up the Athens campus, which is run in conjunction with the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-21/assistant-athens-dean-be-int
James Jackson

...education at Indiana State in Terre Haute, IN, before moving to Atlanta in 1959 to work for Georgia Tech. The family moved to Athens, GA in 1966, where Mr. Jackson worked in Business Services for the University of Georgia until his retirement. Besides a...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174692795
GA GOP district conventions support 'religious freedom' bill

...districts didn't consider a similar resolution. The district conventions were held ahead of the May 15 state convention in Athens. Delegations ranged from 75 to more than 300.In an interview Monday, McKoon said that his bill would have prohibited government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/ga-gop-district-conventi
Ride-hailing platform Uber uncharted territory for Augusta

...such as San Francisco, New York and Chicago.In 2012, Uber entered the Georgia market through Atlanta, has expanded into Athens and Augusta and is looking to add service in Savannah. The company, valued at $41 billion, now operates in about 300 cities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/ride-sharin
Brazil's athletes are trying to catch up in time for 2016 Games

...its best results in the first year following an Olympics. The country won 27 medals compared to seven after Sydney, 11 after Athens and nine after Beijing. In 2014, the second year after the previous Olympics, Brazil won 12 medals and had 12 athletes ranked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-04-17/brazils-athletes-are-try