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The parent-kid pot talk from inside the industry

...Brittany Driver, 30, owns a cannabis public relations agency in Denver, writes frequently about the industry and is a co-chairwoman of a chapter of Women Grow, which supports women in the business. She is a user of medical marijuana to stimulate her appetite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-07-31/parent-kid-pot-talk-inside-i
Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

...Fed after its latest policy meeting provided no timetable. Many analysts foresee the first hike in September, though Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen has stressed that any increase will be driven by the latest economic data.The statement noted that the job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-29/fed-holds-steady-rates-see
As Fed heads toward interest rate hike, Yellen faces tough questioning from House lawmakers

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Wednesday she is encouraged by signs that the economy is reviving after a brutal winter. And if the improvements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/fed-heads-toward-interest-
Columbia County students graduate from summer school

...and focused in finishing the drill."In her keynote address, Regina Buccafusco, the Co lumbia County Board of Edu cation chairwoman, noted that in life it's all about how you handle "Plan B."In handling his "Plan B," Green brier's Curtis Maria...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-10/columbia-county-students-
Federal Reserve orders top 8 banks to hold extra capital

...effect Jan. 1, 2019. It currently falls about $12.5 billion short, according to Fed officials.The Fed governors led by Chairwoman Janet Yellen voted 5-0 at a public meeting to impose the "capital surcharges" on the eight banks.The extra capital requirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-20/federal-reserve-orders-top
Columbia County Commissioner Mack Taylor submits resignation letter for District 3 to make State House run

...for 6 p.m. Tuesday.Two other Columbia County residents have announced plans to seek the seat ? Pat Goodwin, a former chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Jodi Lott, a registered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-15/columbia-county-commissi
School officials excited by Fort Gordon's growth

...able to take advantage of the impact this growth will have on our schools and our community." Roxanne Whitaker, the vice chairwoman of the Co lumbia County school board, also thought the growth presented an opportunity to be embraced. "Whenever you bring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2015-07-20/school-offici
Augusta commissioners all talk this week on rain tax

...Jodi Lott and Columbia County Dis trict 3 Commissioner Mack Taylor.Goodwin, a former Co lum bia County Repub li can Party chairwoman, said she'd been thinking about running for public office for years, and when she looked at the qualifications of those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-07-11/augusta-commiss
SC Commerce Department uses business donations to supplement recruiting

...InterTech Group, said she signed her company up two years ago."It's an investment in our state," said Zucker, also chairwoman of the Charleston Regional Development Alliance. "To me, as an investor, I want more businesses to come. It's beneficial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-18/sc-commerce-department-uses-b
Yellen denies some documents to House leak investigator

WASHINGTON - Federal Re ser ve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is balking at turning over some of the documents ordered by a key House lawmaker in his investigation of a possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/yellen-denies-some-documen