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Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...The 86-classroom campus is spread across more than 70 acres. Stallings Island Middle School opened in 2008 on Blackstone Camp Road. The school was named for nearby Stallings Island, which is located in the Savannah River about eight miles from Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/columbia-county-board-education
Commissioner Sammie Sias defends work at Jamestown Community Center

...since at least 1998, and its approximately 20 volunteer staffers keep the site open every day after school and help host summer camps, community meetings and other activities there.Sias said the child Williams raised concerns about was "a 13-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-04/commissioner-sammie-sias
Clemson expects tough test from Wofford's offense

...I saw."Clemson defense continued to take hits during fall camp. Korrin Wiggins, one of three returning starters at nickel...the season went on. Walk-on Greg Huegel won the job in fall camp, out-performing scholarship kicker Alex Spence. Huegel won't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-09-04/clemson-expects-tough-tes
Georgia's foe has had success against Power Five Conference teams

...OK, every guy gets a series every third series,' I think our team would have been fine because that is what happened all camp anyway," Richt said.Because the competition was so close, Lambert needs a strong debut to remove any lingering doubt.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-04/georgias-foe-has-had-succ
Marine copter crash kills 1, injures 9

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. -- One Marine has been...hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.The CH-53E Super...the injured were taken to the Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune. Others were taken to Onslow Memorial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-03/marine-copter-crash-kills-1-injures
Bears star linebacker Lance Briggs to retire

...5 million.The 6-foot-3, 335-pound Taylor underwent two knee surgeries last year and has been limited during training camp. 49ERS: Former owner Edward DeBartolo Jr. is a finalist for the 2016 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a contributor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-09-02/bears-star-linebacker-lance-b
Joyce Eckholt

...peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, September 3, 2015, surrounded by her family. Joyce was born in 1952 at Camp Picklett, VA, the first of 5 children born to Thomas David and Virginia Katherine Fields. Joyce lived much of her life in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175739377
Focus is on Deshaun Watson at Clemson

...throwing hand and his left knee, which required offseason surgery to repair.So far, Watson has looked polished and strong in camp. Although, it is difficult for his teammates not to hold their breaths when he lingers too long on the ground. In a practice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-09-01/focus-deshaun-watson-clem
Upcoming Calendar

...5-9 p.m. Sept. 18, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 19, noon to 7 p.m. Sept. 20; pets and coolers not permitted; camp chairs welcome; arts, crafts, music, ethnic foods; $10 at gate, ages 10 and under free, badges good all three days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-09-01/upcoming-calenda
Jaguars want long-term deal to play football in London

...also committed about $180 million in free agency in the spring."We had a team meeting when we initially started training camp and we talked, 'Our objective is to build a team that owns the AFC South,'" Bradley said. "And that means year-in and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-09-01/jaguars-want-long-term-deal-p