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Theme parks across US look to skies, stars for newest attractions

...puffer fish, octopi and other creatures during the ride, which takes place on 600 feet of track.Legoland California in Carlsbad opens Lego Star Wars Miniland Death Star, with models of classic movie scenes. The park also opens Heartlake City, an area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-13/summer-fun-coasters-pop-culture-rid
Boxcar used to bury steel waste storage building at Savannah River Site

...uranic waste drums have been shipped to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, an underground repository in an ancient salt bed near Carlsbad, N.M.Disposing of steel supports that once made up the walls and roof of the demolished building known as Pad 16 was an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-29/boxcar-used-bury-steel-waste-
Panel notes safety shortfalls at SRS

...emergency guidelines and drills in September, seven months after a radioactive release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M.SRS, in an e-mail through spokesman Bill Taylor, said officials agreed with findings in the DNFSB report and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/panel-notes-safety-shortfall
Golf roundup: Mirim Lee up by one in LPGA event after bogey-free 65

CARLSBAD, Calif. - Mirim Lee birdied all four par-5 holes and finished with a bogey-free 7-under-par 65 on Thursday to take the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-26/golf-roundup-mirim-lee-one-l
New Mexico group doubts WIPP repository will reopen by deadline, leaving waste stranded at Savannah River Site

...indefinitely.Don Hancock, of the Southwest Research and Information Center, said he doubts the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M., will resume full operations in February 2018, four years after a fire and radiological release forced closure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-24/new-mexico-group-doubts-wipp-
SRS affected by Energy Department's emergency planning push

...Safe ty Board's criticisms of the department's handling of the radioactive release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M., and other safety incidents. In a September 2014 recommendation, the nuclear safety board called for an overhaul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-04/srs-affected-energy-departme
Eileen M. Hubbard (CARLSBAD, N.M. (formerly of Sylvania, Ga.))

CARLSBAD, N.M. (formerly of Sylvania, Ga.) - Eileen McGealy Hubbard, 89, passed away October 10. Visitation: Thursday, October...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2010-10-12/eileen-m-hubbard-carlsbad-nm-
Obituaries
Repository work delays Savannah River Site nuclear waste shipments

...nuclear waste material from Savannah River Site will be delayed for several more years.The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, near Carlsbad, stopped taking shipments after an underground truck caught fire Feb. 5. Nine days later, a radiation release contaminated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-28/repository-work-delays-savan
Savannah River Remediation receives 95 percent of award fee for 2014

...according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Its response to a radiological release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, N.M., was among several merits noted in the evaluation determining the award fee.SRR workers traveled to the New Mexico...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-13/savannah-river-remediation-r
Golf roundup: Colin Montgomerie, Joe Durant share lead in Champions Tour event

...the season-opening event in Hawaii in January for his second victory in three career Champions Tour starts. LPGA TOUR: In Carlsbad, Calif., Morgan Pressel matched the course record with 8-under-par 64 for a share of the second-round lead in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-27/golf-roundup-colin-montgomer