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Ride-hailing platform Uber uncharted territory for Augusta

...who mostly handles Southeastern states for Uber. "Augusta is a growing city. I think a lot of that region, Augusta, Charleston (S.C.), Columbia, these are cities that are growing very quickly, and we see as great opportunities and a perfect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/ride-sharin
Overtime

...BaseballJackets blanked by the RiverDogsIn Charleston, S.C., Allen Valerio's three-run...highlighted a seven-run sixth inning as the Charleston RiverDogs rolled to an 8-0 victory...GreenJackets on Wednesday afternoon.Charleston won the three-game series 2-1 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-04-15/overtime-thursday-apr
Machinists consider withdrawing request for next week's union vote at Boeing SC operations

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Machinists union is...Boeing's manufacturing operations in North Charleston where the aeronautics giant has a 787...been urging workers to vote no. North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey has also criticized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/machinists-consider-withdrawing-req
Attorney for man in car with Walter Scott says client heard Taser before fatal shooting

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The attorney for a man in the car with Walter Scott before Scott was killed by a North Charleston police officer said Wednesday his client heard the crackle of a Taser and shots fired but didn't see the incident.Attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/attorney-man-car-walter-scott
Across South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The superintendent of the Ber­k­eley County school district has been indicted on an ethics charge by the state grand jury.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-16/across-south-carolina
Augusta GreenJackets face Rome Braves in home opener

...for tools and ability to play up the middle, and he has already flashed speed with four stolen bases in one game Monday at Charleston.Augusta's pitching has been spotty but received strong efforts from Sam Coonrod and Matt Gage in their first starts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-15/augusta-greenjackets-fac
Sharpton praises response to police shooting of SC man

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - During a sermon at a North Charleston church, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday that swift...officer under questionable circumstances.Some North Charleston community members said they suspect abuse of power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-12/sharpton-praises-respo
Kerber conquers clay, Keys to win Family Circle Cup

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Angelique Kerber didn't really like playing on clay. That changed in a big way Sunday when the fifth seed rallied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-12/kerber-conquers-clay-keys-win-fam
GreenJackets: Augusta set for home opener

...Grosser, both expected to throw in the series. Augusta makes its 2015 home debut after going 3-4 between Greenville and Charleston to open the season. The GreenJackets started 3-2 before losing their last two at the RiverDogs, including an 8-0 drubbing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-16/greenjackets
Rants & Raves

...take lessons from him on how to show class! THIS IS A RANT to the media and other talking heads that insinuate the North Charleston cop that shot the man was a racist, (and) neglect to mention the fact that the cop was born and raised in NEW JERSEY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-14/rants-raves