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Herman retires from Morris

...retirement -- traveling, enjoying activities such as golfing, and taking college courses. BYLINE1:By Alisa DeMao BYLINE2:Staff Writer For William A. Herman III, secretary/treasurer of Morris Communications Corp., the coming years are precious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/12/bus_249931.shtml
Business
Area unemployment shows slight increase

...percent, up from 4.3 percent. Frank Witsil can be reached at (706) 823-3352. BYLINE1:By Frank Witsil BYLINE2:Staff Writer Augusta's jobless rate rose slightly in October, up to 5.4 percent from 5.2 percent in September, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/01/bus_246157.shtml
Business
Officials look for answers in fatal fire

...it is placed away from blankets and clothes that could catch fire. BYLINE1:By Pat Willis and Meghan Gourley BYLINE2:Staff Writers Sarah Gadson returned to her Aiken home just in time to see it go up in smoke. But it wasn't her burning home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/14/met_238967.shtml
Metro
Animal control story sparks public action

...twice the human population of Richmond County but the same number of animal deaths. BYLINE1:By Sylvia Cooper BYLINE2:Staff Writer It was business as usual at the Richmond County Animal Control center last week -- and then some. Augusta residents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/13/met_238889.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Family waiting for body

...ourselves. But we also rejoice in the confidence that she is now with Christ," he said. BYLINE1:By Kevin Bonsor BYLINE2:Staff Writer A week after the Swissair jetliner crash, the family of Caroline Jones Smith waits in Augusta for answers to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/09/met_238469.shtml
Metro
Regular gas acceptable

...they're giving their car a reward, a treat, by taking it out for a tank of premium." BYLINE1:By Damon Cline BYLINE2:Staff Writer Willie Watkins swears his '86 Buick Regal runs better with a little premium fuel every now and then. But on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/19/bus_236400.shtml
Business
Road rage evident in Augusta

...and need to cool off, taking a drive is not the thing to do. Take a walk instead. BYLINE1:By Meghan Gourley BYLINE2:Staff Writer The bright-orange needle bobs across the numbers on the tachometer, as a light push of a pedal revs the hot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/15/met_233403.shtml
Metro
Georgia to get millions more for program

...We've basically been subsidizing projects in New York and California and other areas." BYLINE1:By Robert Pavey BYLINE2:Staff Writer The federal program responsible for several major improvements along the Augusta Canal is expected to pump even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/14/met_233323.shtml
Metro
Augusta ranks hottest

...service. Augusta has had only traces of rain during July, the service reported. BYLINE1:By Brandon Haddock BYLINE2:Staff Writer The grass had good reason to be thirsty Wednesday. At 101 degrees, Augusta was the hottest place in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/09/met_232885.shtml
Metro
Area's humane societies divided

...that really suffered by this whole debacle was the animals," Mr. Fishman said. BYLINE1:By S.B. Crawford BYLINE2:Staff Writer Everyone agrees on one thing: The animal problem is bad. But that's about all members of several area animal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/09/met_232895.shtml
Metro