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Plan ahead to enjoy fall's leaf show in Georgia

...Mountain is Georgia's highest state park. Roadside overlooks and the summit Visitor Center offer sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The 2.2-mile Tennessee Rock Trail is a good choice for a short, moderate hike. For an all-day challenge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/2014-10-02/plan-ahead-enjoy-falls-leaf-sh
Hospitals face readmission fines

...brings the top penalties to the full amount as authorized by the Affordable Care Act.In Georgia, Fannin Regional in Blue Ridge will receive the maximum fine, at 3 percent. Others with fines above 1 percent are Elbert Memorial in Elberton, 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-05/hospitals-face-readmission-f
Time for annual changing of the leaves

...Beginning in October, regular updates will keep travelers posted on how fall color is progressing across Georgia's Blue Ridge.The Web site also includes details on top trails and overlooks.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-10-02/time-annual-fall-leaf-sh
Blue Ridge Drive in Columbia County closed

...Columbia CountyMotorists should avoid Blue Ridge Drive for the next few weeks because...will be closed for construction.Blue Ridge Drive will be closed to through traffic...of stormwater infrastructure under Blue Ridge Drive.Columbia County traffic officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/blue-ridge-drive-columbia-co
Mary Thompson

...brothers-in-law, James L. Thompson and Kary L. Thompson (Nancy) of Spartanburg, SC; John K. Thompson (Frances) of Blue Ridge, GA; sisters-in-law, Kathy T. Shaw (Lane) of Alpharetta, GA, Annie Thompson of Charleston, SC, and Ida...

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Don Grantham elected chairman of State Transportation Board

...the past year as the transportation board's vice chairman. He replaces outgoing chairman Jay Shaw.Emily Dunn, of Blue Ridge, was elected vice chairwoman, and Robert Brown, of Decatur, was voted secretary.The 14 members of the State Transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-22/don-grantham-elected-cha
Columbia County students return to school

...Harlem High | Middle | ElementaryLakeside High | Lakeside MiddleGrovetown HighRiverside Middle | Stevens Creek Elem. Blue Ridge Elementary | All slideshowsLaurie Garcia was one of those parents, working her way through a registration packet in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-06/columbia-county-students-
House Speaker David Ralston denies violating State Bar of Georgia's rules

...November."I love this caucus and I am proud of the accomplishments we have made together," Ralston wrote.Ralston, of Blue Ridge, has served in the Legislature since 2003 and was elected speaker in 2010.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/house-speaker-david-ralston-d
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Fatal SC bank robbery still unsolved

...60-year-old Eb Barnes and his 58-year-old wife, Maggie Barnes, were shot to death in a utility room in the back of the Blue Ridge Savings Bank on a road near Interstate 85. David Holtzclaw posted a video on YouTube asking for help. He says his mother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-16/fatal-sc-bank-robbery-still-